Elections

Pelosi and Buttigieg highlight convention of young Democrats

By Abrahm Hurt TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—For a state with Republican supermajorities in the state House and Senate, Indiana doesn’t seem like the top…

Holcomb has a $6 million head start on the 2020 governor’s race

By Brandon Barger TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – With a year and a half to go until the 2020 election, Republican Gov. Eric Holcomb…

Former State Rep. Christina Hale announces run for Congress

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Former Democratic State Rep. Christina Hale announced Thursday that she is officially running for Indiana’s 5th Congressional District…

Dr. Woody Myers becomes first Democrat to enter governor’s race

By LaMonte Richardson TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS- Dr. Woody Myers, a former state health commissioner, on Wednesday became the first Democrat to officially get…

Issues

Governor seeks aid for farmers deluged by rain

By Abrahm Hurt TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—With record rainfall inundating the state over the past 12 months, Gov. Eric Holcomb is seeking federal aid…

Democrats want answers in virtual charter school investigation

STAFF REPORT The StatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana House Democrats are searching for answers in the current virtual charter school investigation. The investigation…

State ends fiscal year with record reserves

By Abrahm Hurt TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Indiana ended the current fiscal year with more money in its reserves than ever before: a whopping $2.27…

Dr. Woody Myers becomes first Democrat to enter governor’s race

By LaMonte Richardson TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS- Dr. Woody Myers, a former state health commissioner, on Wednesday became the first Democrat to officially get…

People

Immigrants celebrate Independence Day as new citizens

By Victoria Ratliff TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—To shield his then 8-year-old son from war, Baitullah Khoram moved his family to…

Eiteljorg showcases Native American culture at annual festival

By Victoria Ratliff TheStateouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—DG House spent the early years of her career as a photographer for the…

Four Indiana Students Receive Governor’s STEM Team Honors

By Brandon Barger TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Annie Ostojic already has an impressive resume: Named to the Forbes 30 Under 30…

Quick reads

Democrats want answers in virtual charter school investigation

STAFF REPORT The StatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana House Democrats are searching for answers in the current virtual charter…

Former State Rep. Christina Hale announces run for Congress

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Former Democratic State Rep. Christina Hale announced Thursday that she is officially running…

Abortion rate rises for second consecutive year

By Victoria Ratliff TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS–The number of abortions in Indiana rose by about 3.2% in 2018, the second…

Nation

VP’s sister-in-law on life since the election

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Since casting a vote to nominate her brother-in-law to become…

Hoosier lawmakers offer condolences after Las Vegas shooting

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Flags are flying at half-staff in honor of the lives lost…

Trump showcases Hoosiers in tax reform speech

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — President Donald Trump called for bipartisan support of his tax…

Commentary

Commentary: Living on the air in ….

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Almost nine years ago, a guy sitting at a board…

Commentary: A real, not a virtual, debacle

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Virtual School and Indiana Virtual Pathways had quite…

Commentary: GOP keeps abandoning women, women return the favor

By Michael Leppert MichaelLeppert.com Megan Rapinoe gave us guidance with her comments in New York on…

Video

Out of Office: The hidden history of Central State Hospital

All Pro Dad and state kick off foster care and adoption campaign

By James Polston TheStatehouseFile.com     INDIANAPOLIS — All Pro Dad and Indiana Department of Child…

Protecting their passion

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