Quick reads

Former Notre Dame president dies at age 97

By Aubrey Helms TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, the 15th president of the University of Notre Dame, passed away in South…

State tax revenue fails to meet January projections

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana tax revenue in January fell significantly below projections – surpassing anticipated amounts in only two major…

Bill to require civics test for high school students passes committee

By Erika Brock TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Hoosier students could be required to pass a national civics test in order to graduate high…

State launches foreign-language website for economic development

Staff report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – The state has launched a multi-language website aimed at enticing international businesses to consider Indiana for investment…

Indiana receives $21.5 million from court settlement

By Adam Lee TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana will receive $21.5 million after reaching a settlement stemming from the 2008 recession. The settlement…

Unemployment rate increases slightly in December

Unemployment rate increases slightly in December

By Jess Seabolt TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana’s unemployment rate saw a slight increase in the month of December – the first time…

Issues

Video & story: Pence won’t say where he stands on gambling bill

Pence silent on stance about gambling bill from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo. By Aubrey Helms TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mike Pence is refusing…

Free financial literacy class launched by Ivy Tech and Hoosier Lottery

By Alec Gray                                      …

Video & story: House passes gambling bill; Senate plans a hearing

Gambling bill passes house and will head to the Senate from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo. By Jacob Rund TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – After undergoing…

Long: Fenced hunting bill will be held until compromise reached

By Erika Brock TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – The leader of the Indiana Senate said Wednesday that a bill to legalize and regulate fenced…

Elections

Top Democrats: We need a Pence challenger ASAP

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – ‪Indiana Democrats still haven’t found a candidate to challenge Gov. Mike Pence…

Sex offenders couldn’t vote at schools under bill passed by Senate

By Jess Seabolt TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A proposal by state Sen. Frank Mrvan, D-Hammond, to ban sex offenders from…

Video & story: Students worry bill could impact voting in their college towns

IU student voices concerns about Indiana election legislation By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A state senator has…

People

Former Sen. Landske remembered as ‘true public servant’

Staff report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Former state Sen. Sue Landske, 77, has died following a battle with cancer.…

Former Notre Dame president dies at age 97

By Aubrey Helms TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, the 15th president of the University of Notre Dame,…

Top Democrats: We need a Pence challenger ASAP

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – ‪Indiana Democrats still haven’t found a candidate to challenge Gov. Mike Pence…

Nation

Video & story: Obama touts community college in Indy with plans Hoosier leaders don’t want

Pres. Obama speaks in Indiana about higher education from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo. By Jacob Rund TheStatehouseFile.com…

Donnelly’s military suicide legislation signed into law

Staff reporter TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – President Barack Obama has signed a provision authored by Indiana Sen.…

Commentary

Analysis: Pence keeps his opinions about gambling out of the public eye

By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Republican Gov. Mike Pence has some strong feelings about gambling…

Commentary: Theodore Hesburgh, rest in peace

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Father Theodore Hesburgh had a gaze. Maybe it was the…

Commentary: The Sunday sales sucker punch

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz IndyPoltics.Org I have to give the liquor stores credit. They pulled one of…

Video

Webcast: The budget, gambling controversies and a minimum wage rally

Anchors Levi Lotz and Andi TenBarge give us the week’s news with stories about the budget,…

Video & story: Pence won’t say where he stands on gambling bill

Pence silent on stance about gambling bill from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo. By Aubrey Helms TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS…

Video & story: House passes gambling bill; Senate plans a hearing

Gambling bill passes house and will head to the Senate from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo. By Jacob…