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Hamilton County lawmakers: Indiana expands Next Level Jobs to include more job seekers, employers

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Monday, July 20, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 20, 2020) – Indiana is temporarily expanding its successful Next Level Jobs program through Dec. 30 to include more job seekers and employers, according to Hamilton County lawmakers.

Bartels: Indiana Grown reaches milestone, expands membership

Posted by: Jordan Wallace  | Monday, July 20, 2020

Indiana Grown celebrates its five-year anniversary this month as it continues to attract more members and expand services, according to State Rep. Stephen Bartels (R-Eckerty).

Frye: Centennial celebration for Clifty Falls State Park

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Friday, July 17, 2020

With more than 1,500 acres, Clifty Falls State Park is a destination for Hoosiers and people from neighboring states. The park's trails, campground, falls and inn are all reasons visitors return time and time again. As one of Indiana's oldest state parks, Clifty Falls celebrates its first century as one of the state's best outdoor sites.

Lucas reminds local residents to complete census

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – According to State Rep. Jim Lucas (R-Seymour), 2020 census responses are critical to future federal funding in local communities, and Hoosiers should respond now if they have not already done so. Census Surge Week kicked off Monday to remind residents to complete their 2020 census forms before door-to-door visits begin in

Lyness, Ziemke remind local residents to complete census

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July X, 2020) – According to State Reps. Randy Lyness (R-West Harrison) and Cindy Ziemke (R-Batesville), 2020 census responses are critical to future federal funding in local communities, and Hoosiers should respond now if they have not already done so. Census Surge Week kicked off Monday to remind residents to complete their 2020 census

Prescott: Indiana expands Next Level Jobs to include more job seekers, employers

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – Indiana is temporarily expanding its successful Next Level Jobs program through Dec. 30 to include more job seekers and employers, according to State Rep. J.D. Prescott (R-Union City).

Barrett: Indiana Grown reaches milestone, expands membership

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – Indiana Grown celebrates its five-year anniversary this month as it continues to attract more members and expand services, according to State Rep. Brad Barrett (R-Richmond).

Behning: High schoolers can tutor younger students, earn credit

Posted by: Samantha Holifield  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – When students begin school in the coming weeks, a new opportunity to fulfill graduation requirements will be available to high school juniors and seniors to tutor younger students, according to State Rep. Bob Behning (R-Indianapolis).

Bosma to leave office July 31 after more than 34 years of public service

Posted by: Erin Wittern  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – “After having the privilege of serving our state for more than 34 years, I am leaving with many friendships, experiences and memories – but even greater than all of those is my optimism for Indiana's future. We have made tremendous strides in nearly every category, from our enviable fiscal health to our top-ranked infrastructure and business climate. While there is more work to do and new challenges ahead, Indiana is fortunate to have strong conservative leaders at the helm who can carry our momentum forward."

Huston statement on Former House Speaker Bosma's upcoming retirement

Posted by: Erin Wittern  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – "Indiana's history is filled with strong leaders who shaped lasting, meaningful policy to make our great state what it is today, and Speaker Bosma is among those Hoosiers. Whether it was protecting homeowners by constitutionally capping property taxes or ensuring all children have opportunities for a quality education, he's been an integral part of so many game-changing reforms. We will certainly miss his experience at the Statehouse. I am thankful for our friendship, and I wish him and his wife, Cheryl, the very best moving forward."

Cass County lawmakers: Indiana expands Next Level Jobs to include more job seekers, employers

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July  17, 2020) – Indiana is temporarily expanding its successful Next Level Jobs program through Dec. 30 to include more job seekers and employers, according to Cass County lawmakers.

Heaton: Indiana waives fees for 5-year gun licenses

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, July 17, 2020

Hoosiers no longer have to pay local or state fees for five-year gun licenses, thanks to a law supported in 2019 by State Rep. Bob Heaton (R-Terre Haute).

Grant County lawmakers: Indiana expands Next Level Jobs to include more job seekers, employers

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Friday, July 17, 2020

 STATEHOUSE (July  17, 2020) – Indiana is temporarily expanding its successful Next Level Jobs program through Dec. 30 to include more job seekers and employers, according to Grant County lawmakers.

Martin County legislators: Grants, resources available to support small businesses during pandemic

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall and Jordan Wallace  | Friday, July 17, 2020

As Indiana continues to get back on track, State Reps. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington) and Shane Lindauer (R-Jasper) said the state is dedicating nearly $44 million in federal funds to help small businesses and manufacturers impacted by COVID-19.

Knox County lawmakers: INvets launches enhanced program to match veterans with careers in Indiana

Posted by: Jordan Wallace  | Friday, July 17, 2020

State Reps. Bruce Borders (R-Jasonville) and Matt Hostettler (R-Fort Branch) encourage veterans and Indiana companies to sign up for INvet's next-generation website that connects service members directly with Hoosier businesses.

Frye reminds local residents to complete census

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Friday, July 17, 2020

According to State Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg), 2020 census responses are critical to future federal funding in local communities, and Hoosiers should respond now if they have not already done so.

Judy reminds local residents to complete census

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – According to State Rep. Chris Judy (R-Fort Wayne), 2020 Census responses are critical to future federal funding in local communities, and Hoosiers should respond now if they have not already done so.

Wolkins reminds local residents to complete census

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – According to State Rep. Dave Wolkins (R-Warsaw), 2020 Census responses are critical to future federal funding in local communities, and Hoosiers should respond now if they have not already done so.

Leonard reminds local residents to complete census

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – According to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington), 2020 Census responses are critical to future federal funding in local communities, and Hoosiers should respond now if they have not already done so.

Area lawmakers remind local residents to complete census

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, July 17, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2020) – According to local legislators, 2020 Census responses are critical to future federal funding in local communities, and Hoosiers should respond now if they have not already done so.

Bacon: Hoosiers choose life as abortion rates decline

Posted by: Jordan Wallace  | Friday, July 17, 2020

More Hoosiers are choosing life as abortion rates continue to decline in our state. According to the Indiana State Department of Health, the 2019 rate dropped by 5%, with 400 fewer abortions. Still, there is work to be done to save the unborn. As your state representative, I am and remain committed to ending abortions and protecting life.

Huston responds to year-end fiscal closeout report

Posted by: Erin Wittern  | Thursday, July 16, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 16, 2020) – "Indiana's record of responsible budgeting and maintaining healthy reserves proved to be invaluable defenses against the significant economic impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. Despite the budget challenges ahead, we will continue to be strong stewards of Hoosier taxpayer dollars by finding efficiencies and funding our critical services like K-12 education.

"In the Indiana House of Representatives, we were able to revert 15 percent of our budget this year to help close the state's fiscal gap created by the public health crisis."

Budget Chair Brown's statement on 2020 fiscal closeout report

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Thursday, July 16, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 16, 2020) – "The COVID-19 pandemic has put a strain on the state budget, but Indiana remains in a better financial position than most other states due to our longstanding commitment to responsible fiscal management. As we head into the upcoming fiscal year, state leaders will continue to be mindful of our responsibility to Hoosier taxpayers by allocating our resources efficiently and effectively, prioritizing funding for critical services like K-12 education and reducing government costs whenever possible."

Cherry: Indiana Grown reaches milestone, expands membership

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, July 16, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 16, 2020) – Indiana Grown celebrates its five-year anniversary this month as it continues to attract more members and expand services, according to State Rep. Bob Cherry (R-Greenfield).

Saunders warns of coronavirus-related scams, highlights helpful tips

Posted by: Lydia Kirschner  | Thursday, July 16, 2020

STATEHOUSE (July 16, 2020) – State Rep. Tom Saunders (R-Lewisville) urges Hoosiers to be vigilant in protecting themselves against scams, which continue to surge during the public health pandemic.

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