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Negele, Morrison: Fountain and Warren counties, local communities eligible for pandemic relief funds

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall and Josh DeFonce  | Monday, June 22, 2020

Fountain and Warren counties, as well as local communities, are eligible for more than $1.1 million to cover COVID-19-related expenses through the federal stimulus package, according to State Reps. Sharon Negele (R-Attica) and Alan Morrison (R-Brazil).

Karickhoff: Hoosier drivers must put down their phones beginning July 1

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Monday, June 22, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 22, 2020) – Starting July 1, Hoosiers cannot hold handheld cell phones or other electronic devices while driving unless calling 911, according to State Rep. Mike Karickhoff (R-Kokomo).

Grant County lawmakers: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, June 19, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 19, 2020) – Area lawmakers encourage Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Huston updates summer study committee appointments, other assignments

Posted by: Erin Wittern  | Friday, June 19, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 19, 2020) ― House Speaker Todd Huston (R-Fishers) today released updated 2020 interim study committee appointments in addition to several other committee assignments for members of the Indiana House of Representatives.

Heaton: Help available to farmers who suffered losses due to pandemic

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, June 19, 2020

Local farmers and agricultural producers directly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for financial assistance through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, according to State Rep. Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute).

Baird: Putnam County, local communities eligible for pandemic relief funds

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, June 19, 2020

Putnam County and local communities are eligible for $1.7 million to cover COVID-19-related expenses through the federal stimulus package, according to State Rep. Beau Baird (R-Greencastle).

Don't miss the deadline for 21st Century Scholars program

Posted by: Jordan Wallace  | Friday, June 19, 2020

Earning a college degree may seem out of reach for low-income Hoosier students but help is available. Families can enroll their students in Indiana's 21st Century Scholars program to receive free tuition at any in-state public college or university for up to four years.

May, Davisson: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall and Randy Spieth  | Friday, June 19, 2020

State Reps. Chris May (R-Bedford) and Steve Davisson (R-Salem) encourage Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.

Delaware County lawmakers: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, June 19, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 19, 2020) – Area lawmakers encourage Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Frye column: Make our roads safer: Put down the phone

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Friday, June 19, 2020

Starting July 1, a new law goes into effect banning drivers in Indiana from holding their cellphones and other electronic devices. The Indiana State Police estimates roughly 130 lives could be saved each year due to this new law.

Prescott weighs in on downtown Portland road project

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

Note to the Press: Please include the following statement from State Rep. J.D. Prescott (R-Union City) regarding a road project on U.S. Route 27 and State Road 26, running through downtown Portland. After listening to community concerns about the project, the Indiana Department of Transportation will not move forward with the lane reduction and reverse angle parking project. Instead the construction will only include bridge resurfacing:

Prescott: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 18, 2020) – State Rep. J.D. Prescott (R-Union City) encourages Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Vermilion: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 18, 2020) – State Rep. Ann Vermilion (R-Marion) encourages Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Saunders: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 18, 2020) – State Rep. Tom Saunders (R-Lewisville) encourages Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Lauer, Eberhart: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 18, 2020) – State Reps. Ryan Lauer (R-Columbus) and Sean Eberhart (R-Shelbyville) encourage Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Eberhart: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 18, 2020) – State Rep. Sean Eberhart (R-Shelbyville) encourages Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Barrett, Saunders: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 18, 2020) – State Reps. Brad Barrett (R-Richmond) and Tom Saunders (R-Lewisville) encourage Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Monroe County, local communities eligible for pandemic relief funds

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Thursday, June 18, 2020

Monroe County and local communities are eligible for more than $7.7 million to cover COVID-19-related expenses through the federal stimulus package, according to local lawmakers.

Cherry: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Wednesday, June 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 17, 2020) – State Rep. Bob Cherry (R-Greenfield) encourages Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Negele: Grants, resources available to support small businesses during pandemic

Posted by: Josh DeFonce  | Wednesday, June 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 17, 2020) – As Indiana continues to get back on track, State Rep. Sharon Negele (R-Attica) said the state is dedicating nearly $44 million in federal funds to help small businesses and manufacturers impacted by COVID-19.

Aylesworth: Grants, resources available to support small businesses during pandemic

Posted by: Josh DeFonce  | Wednesday, June 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 17, 2020) – As Indiana continues to get back on track, State Rep. Michael Aylesworth (R-Hebron) said the state is dedicating nearly $44 million in federal funds to help small businesses and manufacturers impacted by COVID-19.

Soliday: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Josh DeFonce  | Wednesday, June 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 16, 2020) State Rep. Ed Soliday (R-Valparaiso) encourages Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

Pressel: Don't go hungry, turn to Indiana's Operation Food for help

Posted by: Josh DeFonce  | Wednesday, June 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 16, 2020) State Rep. Jim Pressel (R-Rolling Prairie) encourages Hoosiers who may be struggling to make ends meet and needing food assistance to turn to the state's recently launched Operation Food program for help.  

DeVon: Grants, resources available to support small businesses during pandemic

Posted by: Allison Vanatsky  | Wednesday, June 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (June 17, 2020) – As Indiana continues to get back on track, State Rep. Dale DeVon (R-Granger) said the state is dedicating nearly $44 million in federal funds to help small businesses and manufacturers impacted by COVID-19.

Ellington: Help available to farmers who suffered losses due to pandemic

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Local farmers and agricultural producers directly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for financial assistance through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Coronavirus Food Assistance Program, according to State Rep. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington).

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