Elections

Lawmaker wants to lower the age to run for the General Assembly

By Brandon Barger TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—An Indiana legislator wants to lower the age required to seek a state office to encourage more young…

Hoosiers ask “who?” when polled on state government leaders

By Brynna Sentel TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—More Hoosiers approve than disapprove of the jobs being done by Gov. Eric Holcomb, the legislature and Attorney…

Bloomington senator announces retirement at end of term

Bloomington senator announces retirement at end of term

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—State Sen. Mark Stoops, D-Bloomington, announced Friday that he is retiring from the Senate when his term ends next…

Melton launches campaign for governor in his Gary hometown

By Janet Williams TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—State Sen. Eddie Melton made it official Tuesday—he’s running for governor. The first-term senator made the announcement that…

Issues

Bosma announces retirement as teachers rally for more funding

By Brandon Barger TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—House Speaker Brian Bosma told the thousands of teachers who traveled to the Statehouse to rally for better…

Statehouse a sea of red at Red for Ed rally

By Brandon Barger TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Hundreds of teachers, parents and their supporters descended on the Statehouse Tuesday with signs, banners and chants demanding…

State Lawmakers roll out session plans at Indiana Chamber luncheon

By Brandon Barger TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Indiana legislative leaders agree on at least one thing as they head into the 2020 legislative session: passage…

Teachers to rally to push education reforms

By Brynna Sentel TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—More than 100 school districts across Indiana will close on Tuesday as thousands of Hoosier teachers say they…

People

Holcomb names new adjutant general of the Indiana National Guard

Holcomb names new adjutant general of the Indiana National Guard

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Gov. Eric Holcomb has selected Col. R. Dale Lyles as the new adjutant general of…

Gov. Holcomb honored by Indiana Chamber of Commerce

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Eric Holcomb has been selected by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce as…

Doctor recognized for the good he has done in his community

By Brynna Sentel TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—“Do all the good you can, in all the ways you can, for all…

Quick reads

BMV extends hours ahead of Election Day

Staff Report TheStatehouseFIle.com INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles has announced that most branches will extend their hours…

Governor and First Lady to host 2nd trick or treat at residence

By Brandon Barger TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Gov. Eric Holcomb and First Lady Janet Holcomb will be inviting little ghosts, wizards,…

Governor opens applications to fellowship program

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Gov. Eric Holcomb announced on Monday that applications for the Governor’s Fellowship are now being…

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: The day the Statehouse turned red

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – The signs at the Statehouse told the story on Red…

Commentary: Zealots are as zealots do

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Rep. Jim Lucas, R-Seymour, couldn’t help himself. I’d written…

Commentary: The kids are all right

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Some college journalists at Northwestern University sure stirred things up…

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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