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Lawrence County lawmakers announce area communities receive COVID-19 response funding

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall and Randy Spieth  | Monday, May 4, 2020

Lawrence County and Mitchell recently received a combined $500,000 in coronavirus relief to support rural Hoosiers, according to State Reps. Chris May (R-Bedford) and Steve Davisson (R-Salem).

Negele: Benton County receives COVID-19 response funding

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Monday, May 4, 2020

Benton County recently received $112,550 in coronavirus relief to support rural Hoosiers, according to State Rep. Sharon Negele (R-Attica).

Davisson: Salem receives COVID-19 response funding

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Monday, May 4, 2020

Salem recently received $250,000 in coronavirus relief to support rural Hoosiers, according to State Rep. Steve Davisson (R-Salem).

Ziemke: Fayette County receives $250K in COVID-19 response funding

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Monday, May 4, 2020

Fayette County recently received $250,000 in coronavirus relief to support local workers and businesses, according to State Rep. Cindy Ziemke (R-Batesville).

Manning: Miami County receives $250,000 in COVID-19 response funding

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Monday, May 4, 2020

STATEHOUSE (May 4, 2020) – Miami County recently received $250,000 in coronavirus relief to support rural Hoosiers, according to State Rep. Ethan Manning (R-Denver).

Speaker Huston statement on governor's roadmap to reopen state's economy

Posted by: Erin Wittern  | Friday, May 1, 2020

STATEHOUSE (May 1, 2020) – “I commend Governor Holcomb on his thoughtful and sensible approach to opening Indiana's economy. Hoosiers are anxious to reopen their businesses and get back to work. This plan strikes an appropriate balance of protecting vulnerable Hoosiers while responsibly opening businesses throughout the state. Additionally, I am very pleased the governor laid out a long-term plan so Hoosiers know what to expect in the coming weeks and months."

Abbott announces local recipients of $7,500 teaching scholarship

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, May 1, 2020

STATEHOUSE (May 1, 2020) — Several Noble County students pursuing a career in education recently received the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to State Rep. David Abbott (R-Rome City).

Judy announces Whitley County student recipient of $7,500 teaching scholarship

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, May 1, 2020

STATEHOUSE (May 1, 2020) — According to State Rep. Chris Judy (R-Fort Wayne), Whitko Senior High School student Emalee Duggins recently received the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship. Duggins will pursue a career in education at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis.

Ellington: Indiana voters can now request absentee ballots online

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, May 1, 2020

Indiana's registered voters can now submit an online application to receive their mail-in absentee ballot, according to State Rep. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington).

Bartels: Decisions on next steps should be made at the local level

Posted by: Jordan Wallace  | Friday, May 1, 2020

Hoosiers are provided daily updates on the state's efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19, as well as plans on jumpstarting the economy once executive orders limiting the movement of citizens and closing certain businesses are lifted. To ensure the governor is aware of House District 74's current condition, our readiness to get back to work and our needs, I recently wrote a letter to Gov. Eric Holcomb expressing the next steps that should be taken on behalf of this area. 

Morrison: Brazil receives COVID-19 response funding

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Friday, May 1, 2020

Brazil recently received $75,000 in coronavirus relief to support rural Hoosiers, according to State Rep. Alan Morrison (R-Brazil).

Smaltz announces DeKalb County student recipient of $7,500 teaching scholarship

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, May 1, 2020

STATEHOUSE (May 1, 2020) — According to State Rep. Ben Smaltz (R-Auburn), Lakewood Park Christian School senior Addeline Kruse recently received the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship. Kruse will pursue a career in education at Taylor University. 

Leonard announces Huntington County recipients of $7,500 teaching scholarship

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Friday, May 1, 2020

STATEHOUSE (May 1, 2020) — Several area students pursuing a career in education recently received the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to State Rep. Dan Leonard (R-Huntington).

Davisson: Unemployment assistance now available to more workers

Posted by: Randy Spieth  | Friday, May 1, 2020

The COVID-19 outbreak has Hoosiers experiencing unprecedented difficulties, including our hard workers and small-business community. Unemployment insurance is a critical resource to help those impacted by this public health crisis. 

Hendricks County legislators warn of coronavirus-related scams, highlight helpful tips

Posted by: Courtney Heiden  | Thursday, April 30, 2020

STATEHOUSE (April 30, 2020) – Hendricks County legislators urge Hoosiers to be vigilant in protecting themselves against scams, which are surging during the public health pandemic. According to State Rep. Greg Steuerwald (R-Avon), fraudsters are using coronavirus-related fears to obtain personal and financial information from unsuspecting victims.

Negele: Indiana voters can now request absentee ballots online

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Thursday, April 30, 2020

Indiana's registered voters can now submit an online application to receive their mail-in absentee ballot, according to State Rep. Sharon Negele (R-Attica).

Reps. Karickhoff, VanNatter warn of coronavirus-related scams, highlight helpful tips

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Thursday, April 30, 2020

STATEHOUSE (April 30, 2020) – State Reps. Mike Karickhoff (R-Kokomo) and Heath VanNatter (R-Kokomo) urge Hoosiers to be vigilant in protecting themselves against scams, which are surging during the public health pandemic.

Bacon, Lindauer highlight Pike County receiving COVID-19 response funding

Posted by: Jordan Wallace  | Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Pike County recently received $60,000 in coronavirus relief to support rural Hoosiers, according to State Reps. Ron Bacon (R-Chandler) and Shane Lindauer (R-Jasper).

Mayfield, Young announce local students receive $7,500 teaching scholarships

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Mooresville High School student Madison Carter and Tabernacle Christian School student Elizabeth Parker recently received the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to State Reps. Peggy Mayfield (R-Martinsville) and John Young (R-Franklin).

Ellington announces Greene County recipients of $7,500 teaching scholarship

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Owen Valley Community High School senior Kenadee Koontz and North Daviess High School graduate Jeffrey Mayfield recently received the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to State Rep. Jeff Ellington (R-Bloomington).

Goodrich warns of coronavirus-related scams, highlights helpful tips

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Wednesday, April 29, 2020

STATEHOUSE (April 29, 2020) – State Rep. Chuck Goodrich (R-Noblesville) urges Hoosiers to be vigilant in protecting themselves against scams, which are surging during the public health pandemic.

Schaibley warns of coronavirus-related scams, highlights helpful tips

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Wednesday, April 29, 2020

STATEHOUSE (April 29, 2020) – State Rep. Donna Schaibley (R-Carmel) urges Hoosiers to be vigilant in protecting themselves against scams, which are surging during the public health pandemic.

Schaibley warns of coronavirus-related scams, highlights helpful tips

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Wednesday, April 29, 2020

STATEHOUSE (April 29, 2020) – State Rep. Donna Schaibley (R-Carmel) urges Hoosiers to be vigilant in protecting themselves against scams, which are surging during the public health pandemic.

State Rep. Cook warns of coronavirus-related scams, highlights helpful tips

Posted by: Andi TenBarge  | Wednesday, April 29, 2020

STATEHOUSE (April 29, 2020) – State Rep. Tony Cook (R-Cicero) urges Hoosiers to be vigilant in protecting themselves against scams, which are surging during the public health pandemic.

Monroe County lawmakers announce local recipients of $7,500 teaching scholarship

Posted by: Wade Coggeshall  | Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Local students pursuing a career in education recently received the Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship, according to Monroe County legislators.

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