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Local students receive future educator scholarships

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Wednesday, May 22, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 22, 2019) – Many aspiring teachers from Kosciusko and Wabash counties were recently selected to receive the Next Generation Hoosier Educator Scholarship, according to State Rep. David Wolkins (R-Warsaw).

Local students join Pressel at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Tuesday, May 21, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 21, 2019) – State Rep. Jim Pressel (R-Rolling Prairie) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse. “Being a page is a great way for students to learn more about the legislative process and the importance of becoming civically engaged,” Pressel said. “I always enjoy hearing from and meeting with younger members

Student pages join Rep. Saunders at the Statehouse

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Monday, May 20, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 20, 2019) – State Rep. Tom Saunders (R-Lewisville) recently welcomed local student pages to the Statehouse.

Student pages join State Rep. Stephen Bartels at the Statehouse

Posted by: Adam Kern  | Monday, May 20, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 20, 2019) – State Rep. Stephen Bartels (R-Eckerty) recently welcomed local student pages to the Statehouse.

Bartels: Recognizing National Foster Care Month

Posted by: Adam Kern  | Friday, May 17, 2019

May is National Foster Care Month and a great opportunity to consider how we can help improve the lives of children in need. With over 26,000 children in Indiana’s child welfare system, the General Assembly enacted new laws providing the Department of Child Services with more resources to help vulnerable Hoosiers.

Sullivan: Strengthening the connection between Hoosier employers and our classrooms

Posted by: Adam Kern  | Friday, May 17, 2019

Indiana will need to fill more than 1 million jobs over the next 10 years. As record job openings tug at our already low unemployment rate, employers are struggling to fill positions with qualified workers.

It’s clear we have to do more to strengthen the pipeline of young Hoosier talent to help fill the jobs of today and into the future.

Boone County students receive future educator scholarship

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Friday, May 17, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 17, 2019) – Aspiring teachers from Boone County were recently selected to receive the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according State Reps. Donna Schaibley (R-Carmel) and Jeff Thompson (R-Lizton). Schaibley and Thompson supported legislation in 2016 creating the scholarship program. Schaibley said top-performing

Student pages join Rep. Wolkins at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, May 17, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 17, 2019) – State Rep. Dave Wolkins (R-Warsaw) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.

Lauer’s bill holding public servants more accountable now law

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, May 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 16, 2019) — Gov. Eric Holcomb recently signed into law legislation authored by State Rep. Ryan Lauer (R-Columbus) imposing tougher penalties on government officials and employees who are convicted of stealing public funds.

Johnson County students receive future educator scholarship

Posted by: Samantha Holifield  | Thursday, May 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 16, 2019) – Aspiring teachers from Johnson County were recently selected to receive the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to State Reps. Woody Burton (R-Whiteland) and John Young (R-Franklin).

Student pages join Rep. Carbaugh at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Thursday, May 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 16, 2019) – State Rep. Martin Carbaugh (R-Fort Wayne) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.

Student pages join Rep. Heine at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Thursday, May 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 16, 2019) – State Rep. Dave Heine (R-Fort Wayne) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.

Student pages join Rep. Morris at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Thursday, May 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 16, 2019) – State Rep. Bob Morris (R-Fort Wayne) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.

Monroe County students receive future educator scholarship

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Thursday, May 16, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 16, 2019) – Aspiring teachers from Monroe County were recently selected to receive the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to local lawmakers. State Reps. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington), Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute) and Peggy Mayfield (R-Martinsville) supported legislation in 2016 creating the scholarship program.

Student pages join Rep. Prescott at the Statehouse

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. J.D. Prescott (R-Union City) recently welcomed local student pages to the Statehouse.

Student pages join Rep. Mahan at the Statehouse

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Kevin Mahan (R-Hartford City) recently welcomed local student pages to the Statehouse.

Student pages join Rep. Cherry at the Statehouse

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Bob Cherry (R-Greenfield) recently welcomed local student pages to the Statehouse.

Frye: Putting Hoosier educators first

Posted by: Abigail Campbell  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

The state of Indiana operates on a biennial budget. Every two years, lawmakers work together to enact a law outlining appropriations for state programs like Medicaid, corrections and K-12 education. As we crafted the next budget, our students, teachers and schools remained a top priority with historic investments made in Hoosier public education. We

Davisson welcomes local students to the Statehouse

Posted by: Abigail Campbell  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

 STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Steve Davisson (R-Salem) recently welcomed Addison and Cannon Roop to the Statehouse where they served as pages.

Student pages join Rep. Lehe at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Don Lehe (R-Brookston) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse. As House pages, these students toured the governor’s office, the House and Senate chambers, and the Indiana Supreme Court. They also helped staff with their daily tasks and met with Lehe to learn more about the legislative

Student pages join Rep. Soliday at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Ed Soliday (R-Valparaiso) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse. As House pages, these students toured the governor’s office, the House and Senate chambers, and the Indiana Supreme Court. They also helped staff with their daily tasks and met with Soliday to learn more about the legislative

Student pages join Rep. Aylesworth at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Michael Aylesworth (R-Hebron) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse. As House pages, these students toured the governor’s office, the House and Senate chambers, and the Indiana Supreme Court. They also helped staff with their daily tasks and met with Aylesworth to learn more about the

Student pages join Rep. Negele at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jessica Bruder  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Sharon Negele (R-Attica) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse. As House pages, students toured the governor’s office, the House and Senate chambers, and the Indiana Supreme Court. They also helped staff with their daily tasks and met with Negele to learn more about the legislative

Student pages join Rep. Leonard at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.

Student pages join Rep. Judy at the Statehouse

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Wednesday, May 15, 2019

STATEHOUSE (May 15, 2019) – State Rep. Chris Judy (R-Fort Wayne) recently welcomed student pages to the Statehouse.

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