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Arnold: Southern Indiana road improvements coming

Posted by: Victoria Klimczak  | Friday, July 21, 2017

Last week, Gov. Eric Holcomb and the Indiana Department of Transportation announced the construction plans for the first five years of the state’s “Next Level Roads” initiative. This initiative is a result of the sustainable and comprehensive infrastructure funding plan passed during the last legislative session and lays out the construction projects set to take place during the initial stage of the 20-year program. Under the Next Level Roads initiative, more than $61 million throughout the next five years will be provided to our local communities for road and bridge projects.

Bacon: 4-H helps build tomorrow's leaders

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Friday, July 21, 2017

I hope you were able to attend one of our local county fairs within the past couple of weeks and check out the farm animals and 4-H projects while getting your fill of fair food. Each year, I look forward to attending the several fairs in our area and seeing what our local youth have been working diligently on. The 4-H organization is a great opportunity for young boys and girls to develop leadership skills and have hands-on experiences that will last them a lifetime.

Heaton: Direct primary care agreement options now available to Hoosiers

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Friday, July 21, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 21, 2017) — Gov. Eric Holcomb recently ceremonially signed into law a bill sponsored by State Rep. Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) providing more health care coverage options for Hoosiers. Heaton said the law provides more options to patients who are seeking direct primary care services without the involvement of insurance. Patients can

Rep. Braun: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Zach Weismiller  | Thursday, July 20, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2017) – State Rep. Mike Braun (R-Jasper) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal. “As a business owner, I understand the amount of paperwork employers fill out to comply with state reporting requirements,” Braun said. “This

Schaibley: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Thursday, July 20, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2017) – State Rep. Donna Schaibley (R-Carmel) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Eberhart: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Thursday, July 20, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2017) – State Rep. Sean Eberhart (R-Shelbyville) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Bacon: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Thursday, July 20, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2017) – State Rep. Ron Bacon (R-Chandler) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Olthoff: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Thursday, July 20, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2017) – State Rep. Julie Olthoff (R-Crown Point) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal. “As a small-business owner, I know that redundant state reporting requirements can cause unnecessary paperwork with a result of lost work time,”

Lucas: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Thursday, July 20, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2017) – State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) is asking Hoosier employers to submit duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Gutwein: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Thursday, July 20, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2017) – State Rep. Douglas Gutwein (R-Francesville) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal. “Employers are our best resource for identifying these issues,” Gutwein said. “They are the ones at the ground level observing first

Frye: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Pressel: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Jim Pressel (R-Rolling Prairie) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Beumer: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Rep. Tim Brown statement on Indianaís fiscal year close-out report

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) — “I am very pleased that today’s fiscal year close-out report affirms that Indiana’s financial position remains exceptionally strong. 

Miller: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Hannah Carlock  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Doug Miller (R-Elkhart) is asking Hoosier employers to submit duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Zent: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Denny Zent (R-Angola) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Cook: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Devan Strebing  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Tony Cook (R-Cicero) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal.

Sullivan: Small businesses can report duplicate state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Holli Sullivan (R-Evansville) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal. “We hope small businesses can help us identify redundant state reporting requirements,” Sullivan said. “Unnecessary and time consuming

Ellington: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal. “I would like to encourage my fellow small-business owners to help us with this important effort,” Ellington said. “After we identify

Karickhoff: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Mike Karickhoff (R-Kokomo) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal. “We are asking Indiana’s employers to help us identify redundant state reporting requirements that cause unnecessary work and hinder

Ober: Small businesses can report duplicative state requirements via new web portal

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 19, 2017) – State Rep. Dave Ober (R-Albion) is asking Hoosier employers to help identify duplicative or redundant state reporting requirements using a new online portal. “I would like to encourage Indiana’s employers to redundant state reporting requirements using this online tool,” Ober said. “The more data

Bosma responds to appointment of Sen. Ryan Mishler as Senate Appropriations chair

Posted by: Erin Reece  | Monday, July 17, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2017) – “The chair of the Appropriations Committee plays a critical role in keeping Indiana’s financial position strong, and I am confident State Sen. Ryan Mishler's breadth of experience will be a great addition to the fiscal leadership team at the Statehouse. We look forward to working together to maintain Indiana's AAA credit rating and our top position in economic and government rankings for the Midwest."

Burton: More options for Hoosiers struggling with addiction

Posted by: Samantha Holifield  | Monday, July 17, 2017

Indiana is facing a drug abuse crisis. Nearly 10 percent of Hoosiers suffer from some form of substance abuse. To help curb illegal drug use and to get Hoosiers the help they need, I supported efforts to further expand treatment options in our community. 

Brown statement on Sen. Mishlerís appointment as chair of the Senate Committee on Appropriations

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Monday, July 17, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2017) — “Sen. Ryan Mishler is a strong fiscal leader who will remain committed to keeping Indiana’s budget honestly balanced when he takes the reins as chair of the Senate Committee on Appropriations in the coming months. With his knowledge and expertise of the state’s school funding formula, I’m confident under his leadership Hoosier education will continue to be a priority. I look forward to working with him in his new role to keep Indiana the fiscal envy of the nation.”

Bairdís bill protecting shared water resources now law

Posted by: Emily Gaylord  | Monday, July 17, 2017

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2017) — Gov. Eric Holcomb recently ceremonially signed into law a bill State Rep. Jim Baird (R-Greencastle) co-authored establishing the Transborder Water Resources Authority to protect shared water resources. The Transborder Water Resource Authority, which is comprised of four members of the General Assembly, four ex officio

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