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Gregg reveals plan to fight crime, drug epidemic

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — A seven-part public safety plan unveiled by Democratic candidate for governor John Gregg Thursday is designed to tackle the state’s drug epidemic and cybercrimes. The “Safe Communities Plan” also lays out his strategies to combat sexual violence against children, reduce recidivism and offer support to state and local law enforcement […]

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‘One-stop’ online tool adds new features for Hoosier businesses

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosier business owners will see changes the next time they visit INBiz, the state’s business one-stop web portal. INBiz, launched in April, includes services from the Indiana Secretary of State’s office that allows business owners to register their business, file key reports and request key corporate documents. Now, owners also can […]

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Seymour company to invest nearly $100M in expansion

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Aisin USA Manufacturing, a Japan-owned manufacturer of automotive parts, plans to expand its building in Seymour, Indiana and create 100 new jobs by the end of 2018. “Aisin USA is excited to expand and continue its operations in Seymour, Indiana,” said Jeff Nordman, executive vice president of Aisin USA Manufacturing, […]

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Ken’s Foods chooses Lebanon for new operation

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Ken’s Foods, a national producer and distributor of dressings, sauces and marinades, plans to establish operations in Lebanon, Indiana and create up to 150 new jobs by 2018. “While undergoing our site selection diligence, we found that Indiana has a very strong manufacturing base with a unique combination of advanced […]

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Two IEDC associates promoted to oversee business development

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Economic Development Corporation promoted two of its associates to oversee the organization’s business development efforts. The two associates with new titles are Dale Buuck, who is now serving as the vice president of international business development, and Rollie Helmling who is the new vice president of domestic business […]

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Textbook tax deduction could level the field for public, private school families

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Public school employees hope a proposed tax deduction could help close the gap between public and private school families. Parents of children enrolled in private schools or homeschooled are already able to deduct up to $1,000 on their taxes for money spent on textbooks, computer software and school supplies. […]

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Automotive metal manufacturer expands business

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — GKN Sinter Metals, an advanced manufacturer of precision powder metal products for cars, plans to expand their business in Salem, Indiana and will create 24 new jobs by 2020. “In order to continue increasing our sales, it’s important for us to expand our product offering as customer demands change,” said […]

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Scammers preying on Hoosier storm victims

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Home improvement scammers are traveling door-to-door with the hope of luring Indiana homeowners into paying for home repairs following a recent round of storms in the Hoosier state. Often traveling from out of state, these storm-chasing contractors offer immediate services that include a variety of shoddy, overpriced or unneeded work […]

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Ritz: ‘Budgets reflect priorities’

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Education submitted its budget request this week and in part would fund pre-K, increase funds for small schools, increase technology spending and provide a two percent increase each year in tuition support for public schools. “Budgets reflect priorities,” said Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz, […]

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Business leaders join the push for statewide pre-K

By Megan Powell TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — The business community is joining the push to expand high-quality pre-K in Indiana. Eli Lilly, Cummins, PNC and other business are forming a coalition with United Way of Central Indiana to work with lawmakers during the 2017 legislative session. “It is our strong belief that high quality early childhood […]

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