Elections

Puppies encourage Hoosiers to vote with ‘pawsitive’ campaigns

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosiers will vote for local, state and national officials Nov. 8, but starting now, you can…

Calm debate highlights similarities in governor’s race

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — The first debate between the three candidates for governor ended up showing off the similarities between…

Facebook reminder leads to increase in voter registrations

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Facebook’s reminder to register to vote has led to a spike in Indiana registrations. Facebook launched the…

Gubernatorial candidates discuss violence, vouchers and mass transit

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — For the first time, gubernatorial candidates Democrat John Gregg, Republican Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb and Libertarian…

Issues

Steel processor expanding due to growing demand

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — A steel processing company is growing its business in Crawfordsville and plans to create up to 21…

Lack of fresh food alarms legislator

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Sen. Randy Head, R-Logansport, is worried about the lack of availability of fresh fruits and vegetables…

Governor’s debate inspires students to engage in politics

By Derreck Stahly TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Turning 18 years old brings with it many new freedoms with one of the most powerful…

Calm debate highlights similarities in governor’s race

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — The first debate between the three candidates for governor ended up showing off the similarities between…

People

Hoosier heads out-of-state for chance to finally meet Pence

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com MORAINE, Ohio — Charles Rice has been a Hoosier since birth, but there was…

Youngest Indiana delegate sees the convention as a dream come true

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com PHILADELPHIA — At the age of 14, Krishna Pathak knew he would visit the Democratic…

Quick reads

Puppies encourage Hoosiers to vote with ‘pawsitive’ campaigns

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosiers will vote for local, state and national officials Nov. 8, but…

Facebook reminder leads to increase in voter registrations

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Facebook’s reminder to register to vote has led to a spike in Indiana…

Zoeller in Cuba to fight human, drug trafficking

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Attorney General Greg Zoeller is in Cuba to discuss the fight against human…

Nation

Pence speaks out after DNC email hack

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Mike Pence, who is running alongside Donald Trump as the…

State officials react to the Dallas shooting

By Nicole Hernandez TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — State and local leaders are expressing their condolences for those…

Don’t call us Indianans! Senators send letter to government office

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Call us Hoosiers. That’s what Indiana’s U.S. Senators Dan Coats and…

Commentary

Commentary: Polls and other trivial pursuits

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – In a campaign season, polls exert an almost hypnotic pull…

Commentary: It would never happen on ‘The West Wing’

By Michael Leppert TheStatehouseFile.com A couple of weeks ago, we replaced the television in our bedroom…

Commentary: The Donald gets schooled

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Teachers everywhere will be thanking Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump…