Elections

Democrats respond to report that Braun’s company sells foreign products

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Democrats are responding to a report from The Associated Press that revealed one of the…

Federal judge rejects Curtis Hill’s attempts to intervene in Marion County voting case

By Janet Williams TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—A federal judge Thursday rejected Attorney General Curtis Hill’s attempt to unravel the consent decree reached earlier this…

Pro-life activists up pressure on Donnelly in multi-million-dollar push for Supreme Court pick

By Erica Irish TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — A multi-million-dollar surge across states where Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanagh’s confirmation hangs in the balance…

Donnelly outlines efforts to slow Indiana’s opioid epidemic in summer campaign tour

By Erica Irish TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Sen. Joe Donnelly’s summer campaign tour made a stop at the Indianapolis Central Library Tuesday, armed…

Issues

Children’s commission will tackle mental health, more at Wednesday meeting

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com   INDIANAPOLIS — The Commission on Improving the Status of Children in Indiana announced they will meet tomorrow and…

New DNA collection rule for felony arrests yields 500 matches to past crimes

By Erica Irish TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Eight months after a law requiring state police to collect DNA samples from anyone arrested on…

Indiana gaming regulators enlist market experts to study sports betting legalization

By Erica Irish TheStatehouseFile.com   INDIANAPOLIS — Regulators behind the Indiana gaming industry are taking steps to gather a clear idea of…

Alcohol code revision meeting turns to training of local enforcement boards

By Erica Irish TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — One of the first Alcohol Code Revision Commission meetings under new Chairman Bill Davis ended with…

People

Holcomb makes appointments to various boards, commissions

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Eric J. Holcomb announced Monday several new appointments and reappointments to various…

Delph recognized for service during Hurricane Maria

Delph recognized for service during Hurricane Maria

Staff Report The StatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS―State Sen. Mike Delph, R-Carmel, was recognized with the Army’s Joint Service Achievement Medal…

Therapy dogs lend a paw to those in need

By Makenna Mays TheStatehouseFile.com BROOKVILLE, Ind.— Transforming your backyard into a dog rescue may seem farfetched to some,…

Quick reads

IEDC and startup business to have presence at San Francisco tech conference

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana Economic Development Corporation and a business that helps tech firms in their early…

State agencies name new health directors

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration and the State Department of Health have each…

Foster care support group receives Glick grant

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Indiana Connected by 25 has been awarded a $50,000 grant by the Glick Fund to…

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: Journalism education not immune from anti-media rhetoric

By Ryan Gunterman TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – One’s first, professional press credential is something that is celebrated…

Commentary: A free press and Donald Trump’s forgotten oath

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Nearly 19 months ago, Donald Trump put one hand on…

Commentary: What happens when a free press disappears

By Hank Nuwer TheStatehouseFile.com   Ever since 2015 I have spent significant time in Poland.  In…

Video

Protecting their passion

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Indiana’s new sex education law

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Video: A tour of the Statehouse

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