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Trump talks healthcare to Hoosiers

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com  LOUISVILLE — For 33-year-old Nathan Lewis, a short trip down I-65 from Campbellsburg, Indiana to Louisville was a breeze if it meant being just feet away from President Donald Trump. Lewis and several of his Hoosier relatives made the short trek to the Kentucky Exposition Center Monday to hear Trump talk […]

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CASA volunteers rally for children still waiting

By Kayla Walker TheStatehouseFIle.com INDIANAPOLIS — About 6,000 children are waiting for someone to volunteer and become their court appointed special advocate. Several hundred volunteers, lawmakers and judicial staff members rallied at the Statehouse Monday to help raise awareness for the state’s Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, program. “The really unique thing about CASA […]

Video: Statehouse bake sale benefits American Cancer Association

Video: CASA Day celebrates 4,000+ child advocates

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STEM students will compete for statewide honors

By Kayla Walker TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — A new competition is seeking the top four high school students in science, technology, engineering and math in Indiana. Gov. Eric Holcomb and Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. Jennifer McCormick announced the competition to recognize the top STEM students who go above and beyond in demonstrating innovation and entrepreneurship. […]

Video: Dogs take over museum in new exhibit

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What’s a service animal? Nobody knows

By Taylor Brown TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — The broadness of service dog regulations is letting some Hoosiers have their uncertified loyal companion with them at all times.  The misuse of emotional support animals and service dogs is a problem facing the state, and even the country. The misrepresentation of service dogs has led to many untrained […]

Video: Shelters could receive more spay, nueter funding

Video: Tax proposal in Washington concerns Hoosier businesses

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Business coalition: Federal tax could raise prices 20 percent

By Ashley Steeb TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS­­­­­­­­­ — A coalition of business owners is concerned that a proposed tax could force them to raise prices. The group, called Americans for Affordable Products, is asking the state’s congressional delegation to oppose the border adjustment tax being discussed by House Republicans. The tax would penalize American companies that import […]