Elections

John Gregg announces running mate

By Ashley Steeb TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Democratic candidate for governor John Gregg announced Wednesday he has selected Rep. Christina Hale (D-Indianapolis) as…

State releases primary voting numbers

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson announced Friday 38 percent of Indiana’s registered voters showed up at…

Pence strikes out at Gregg as they race to the campaign trail

By Max Bomber TheStatehouseFile.com  SPEEDWAY, Ind. — Gov. Mike Pence said he looks forward to vigorous debates on the campaign trail during…

Democrats announce delegate allocation for national convention

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — After the Indiana primary, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders will receive 44 of the state’s delegates at the…

Issues

Racing to a victory: Indy sees tourism spike for 500

By Megan Powell TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — When the green flag drops at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday, there will be 350,000…

Criminals use ransomware to target Hoosiers

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Cybercriminals are using a growing form of hacking to target Hoosiers and gain control of their computers…

Recounts approved in two primary races

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Some Indiana candidates will have to wait a bit longer to learn whether they’ll be on…

A rainy start for the Statehouse Market

By Nicole Hernandez TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Mother nature decide to rain on the Statehouse Market’s opening day as food trucks and market…

People

Flags ordered to half-staff for Memorial Day

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Flags will fly at half-staff Monday in honor of Memorial Day. Gov. Mike…

State parks featured in plein air artist’s newest exhibit

By Amanda Creech TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A local plein air artist is celebrating the state’s bicentennial and the…

Hoosier graphic designer creates poster for Kasich campaign

By Gary Qi TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — With the inspiration from John Kasich, a Hoosier graphic designer created a…

Quick reads

Criminals use ransomware to target Hoosiers

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Cybercriminals are using a growing form of hacking to target Hoosiers and gain…

Flags ordered to half-staff for Memorial Day

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Flags will fly at half-staff Monday in honor of Memorial Day. Gov. Mike…

Sellout means Indy 500 will air live

Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 will be a monumental day in…

Nation

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…

Indiana security the focus of Donnelly’s Middle East visit

By Jasmine Otam TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — Government officials, including U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly, traveled across the…

Indiana politicians respond to Obama’s last State of the Union

Anastasia Gentry TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS- President Barack Obama’s final State of the Union Address Tuesday sparked a…

Commentary

Commentary: Running, and maybe winning, ugly

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Now the fun begins. With Democrat John Gregg’s selection of…

Commentary: A fascist fight for our soul

By Michael Leppert www.contrariana.com This week I am writing a message to supporters of Donald Trump.…

Commentary: A teacher, a student and a place of refuge

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – When he was 9 years old, war came to Porkpa…