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Jordan: Watch for school buses, small children

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Summer is winding down, and children are back to school. With that in mind, it’s important to watch for buses on the road and be aware of the new traffic laws to help keep students safe. Though most drivers follow the law and obey stop arms, others are either unaware or disregard the law completely. In fact, Hoosier bus drivers report an average of

Mayfield invites college students, recent grads to apply for paid Statehouse internship

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, August 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 16, 2019) – Applications are now open for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program during the 2020 legislative session, according to State Rep. Peggy Mayfield (R-Martinsville).

Baird invites college students, recent grads to apply for paid Statehouse internship

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, August 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 16, 2019) – Applications are now open for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program during the 2020 legislative session, according to State Rep. Beau Baird (R-Greencastle).

Ellington invites college students, recent grads to apply for paid Statehouse internship

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, August 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 16, 2019) – Applications are now open for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program for the 2020 legislative session, according to State Rep. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington).

Heaton invites college students, recent grads to apply for paid Statehouse internship

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, August 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 16, 2019) – Applications are now open for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program during the 2020 legislative session, according to State Rep. Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute).

May invites college students, recent grads to apply for paid Statehouse internship

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, August 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 16, 2019) – Applications are now open for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program during the 2020 legislative session, according to State Rep. Chris May (R-Bedford).

Morrison invites college students, recent grads to apply for paid Statehouse internship

Posted by: Wade Cogggeshall  | Friday, August 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 16, 2019) – Applications are now open for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program for the 2020 legislative session, according to State Rep. Alan Morrison (R-Brazil).

Frye: Remove veterans' taxes, add skilled workers

Friday, August 16, 2019

In Indiana, our veterans will soon no longer pay a state tax on their income from their military retirement pensions. A new law now in effect phases in the full exemption over four years, decreasing financial burdens for nearly 30,000 Hoosier veterans and surviving spouses. This exemption will keep millions of dollars in the pockets of veterans and their families. 

Reps. Baird, Brown, Morrison, Negele: Area farms honored at State Fair

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Thursday, August 15, 2019

Area legislators recently announced the latest recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award, which recognizes farms that have been owned and maintained by the same family for 100 years or more.

Local farms honored at State Fair

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Thursday, August 15, 2019

Area legislators recently announced the latest recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award, which recognizes farms that have been owned and maintained by the same family for 100 years or more.

Reps. Borders, Heaton, Lindauer: Local farms honored at State Fair

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Thursday, August 15, 2019

Area legislators recently announced the latest recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award, which recognizes farms that have been owned and maintained by the same family for 100 years or more.

Reps. Baird, Morrison: Local farms honored at State Fair

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Thursday, August 15, 2019

Area legislators recently announced the latest recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award, which recognizes farms that have been owned and maintained by the same family for 100 years or more.

Vermilion sworn in as new state representative for House District 31

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 14, 2019) – Ann Vermilion of Marion took the oath of office today to serve as state representative for House District 31.

Reps. Judy, Wolkins: Local farms honored at State Fair

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 14, 2019) – Area legislators today announced the latest recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award, which recognizes farms that have been owned and maintained by the same family for 100 years or more.

Reps. Abbott, Heine, Zent: Area farms honored at State Fair

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 14, 2019) – Area legislators today announced the latest recipients of the Hoosier Homestead Award, which recognizes farms that have been owned and maintained by the same family for 100 years or more.

McNamara’s bill strengthening school safety ceremonially signed into law

Posted by: Adam Kern  | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Photo Caption: A new law authored by State Rep. Wendy McNamara (R-Evansville) (seated, right) strengthening school safety and improving mental health resources for students is ceremonially signed by Gov. Eric Holcomb (seated, center) Friday, Aug. 9, 2019, at Mount Vernon High School. The law will help schools access funds to conduct active shooter drills, hire law enforcement and implement mental health programs.

Cook invites college students, recent grads to apply for paid Statehouse internships

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Tuesday, August 13, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 13, 2019) – Applications are now open for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program, according to State Rep. Tony Cook (R-Cicero).

Ann Vermilion to be sworn in as state representative

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Monday, August 12, 2019

WHO:

State Rep.-elect Ann Vermilion (R-Marion)

Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush

Area legislators respond to broadband expansion funding for Bartholomew, Jennings and Shelby counties

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, August 9, 2019

Note to the Press: Please include the following statement from State Reps. Sean Eberhart (R-Shelbyville), Ryan Lauer (R-Columbus) and Jim Lucas (R-Seymour) in your coverage of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s announcement of $22.1 million in funding for broadband expansion projects across the state. This funding will provide broadband infrastructure to more than 4,800 homes and commercial locations in 12 counties, including Bartholomew, Jennings and Shelby, as part of the initial round of the Next Level Broadband program. Eberhart, Lauer and Lucas supported the state’s budget, which allows funds to be used for awarding broadband grants to rural areas:

Eberhart statement on broadband expansion funding for Bartholomew, Jennings and Shelby counties

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, August 9, 2019

Note to the Press: Please include the following statement from State Rep. Sean Eberhart (R-Shelbyville) in your coverage of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s announcement of $22.1 million in funding for broadband expansion projects across the state. This funding will provide broadband infrastructure to more than 4,800 homes and commercial locations in 12 counties, including Bartholomew, Jennings and Shelby, as part of the initial round of the Next Level Broadband program. Eberhart supported the state’s budget, which allows funds to be used for awarding broadband grants to rural areas:

Barrett statement on broadband expansion funding for Wayne County

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, August 9, 2019

Note to the Press: Please include the following statement from State Rep. Brad Barrett (R-Richmond) in your coverage of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s announcement of $22.1 million in funding for broadband expansion projects across the state. This funding will provide broadband infrastructure to more than 4,800 homes and commercial locations in 12 counties, including Wayne, as part of the initial round of the Next Level Broadband program. Barrett supported the state’s budget, which allows funds to be used for awarding broadband grants to rural areas:

Bartels: Intern with the Indiana House of Representatives

Posted by: Adam Kern  | Friday, August 9, 2019

I would like everyone in our community to be aware of an exciting opportunity with the Indiana House of Representatives. The House Republican Internship Program offers paid, spring semester internships at the Statehouse in Indianapolis to college students and recent graduates. This internship is a unique opportunity to build practical knowledge of state government, gain useful skills and develop professional relationships.

Region lawmakers seek applicants for paid Statehouse internship

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Friday, August 9, 2019

STATEHOUSE (Aug. 9, 2019) – Northwest Indiana lawmakers invite local college students and recent graduates to apply for the Indiana House Republican Internship Program, which takes place during the 2020 legislative session at the Statehouse in Indianapolis.

Heaton statement on broadband expansion funding for Monroe County

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, August 9, 2019

Note to the Press: Please include the following statement from State Rep. Heaton (R-Terre Haute) in your coverage of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s announcement of $22.1 million in funding for broadband expansion projects across the state. This funding will provide broadband infrastructure to more than 4,800 homes and commercial locations in 12 counties, including Bean Blossom and Bloomington townships, as part of the initial round of the Next Level Broadband program. Heaton supported the state’s budget, which allows funds to be used for awarding broadband grants to rural areas:

Ellington statement on broadband expansion funding for Monroe County

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, August 9, 2019

Note to the Press: Please include the following statement from State Rep. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington) in your coverage of Gov. Eric Holcomb’s announcement of $22.1 million in funding for broadband expansion projects across the state. This funding will provide broadband infrastructure to more than 4,800 homes and commercial locations in 12 counties, including Bean Blossom and Bloomington townships in Monroe County, as part of the initial round of the Next Level Broadband program. Ellington supported the state’s budget, which allows funds to be used for awarding broadband grants to rural areas:

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