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Indiana House Majority Leader resigns

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – House Majority Leader Jud McMillin, R-Brookville, resigned from his position in the Indiana General Assembly Tuesday as reports that a sexually explicit video sent from his cell phone surfaced. McMillin sent a text message to people on his contact list last week saying that his cell phone had been stolen […]

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Pences set to travel to Virginia for son’s Marine Corp graduation

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mike Pence and First Lady Karen Pence are traveling to Virginia for their son Michael’s graduation Wednesday. Michael Pence graduates from The Basic School for United States Marine Corps officers. “Karen and I couldn’t be more proud of our son Michael as he completes his training as an officer […]

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Sen. Scott Schneider announces he won’t seek reelection

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Sen. Scott Schneider, R-Indianapolis, will not seek reelection at the end of his term in 2016 to focus attention on a growing family business. “Already this year, we have increased our workforce by more than 30 percent, and we will soon break ground on a building expansion to double our […]

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14th anniversary of 9/11 marked by tributes

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS –Flags across the state will fly at half-staff on Friday after Gov. Mike Pence made the order in observance of Patriot Day – a remembrance of those injured and killed during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Businesses and residents are asked to lower their flags out of respect. Pence […]

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Gov. Pence sends a letter to Obama opposing the Iran deal

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mike Pence is one of 15 governors who signed a letter to President Barack Obama Tuesday declaring opposition to the Iran nuclear deal – or Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. The letter states that they “intend to ensure that the various state-level sanctions that are now in effect remain […]

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August revenues on the money for Indiana

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – August revenues for Indiana state government ran a bit ahead of both budget projections and collections during August 2014. The state’s monthly revenue report shows that Indiana collected $1.079 billion in August. That’s roughly $6.4 million more than the state planned for when it made budget projections in April – […]

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AAA predicts Labor Day to be the busiest holiday on the roads since 2008

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – AAA Indiana is predicting Labor Day weekend to be the busiest holiday on the roads since 2008 and state police are on patrol. The company expects 35.5 million Americans to travel 50 miles or more from their home this weekend. AAA attributes the increased traffic to lower gas prices. Indiana […]

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ACLU says law prohibiting pictures of election ballots is unconstitutional

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – The American Civil Liberties Union is suing the state concerning a new law that prohibits people from taking pictures of their election ballots and also prohibits the posting of those pictures to social media sites. The ACLU filed the suit Thursday and said the law violates the First Amendment. Senate […]

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Pence to head to Japan next month on jobs mission

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mike Pence is preparing for a second trip to Japan to strengthen the business ties between the country and the U.S. “Indiana’s bond with Japan goes back nearly 100 years and with more than 46,000 Hoosiers employed by Japanese businesses across the state, we once again head to Japan […]

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Pence extends sympathies to the family of IndyCar driver Justin Wilson

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Mike Pence is offering his sympathy to the family of racecar driver Justin Wilson. “Like every race fan in Indiana, our hearts were saddened to learn of the loss of one of IndyCar’s most popular drivers, Justin Wilson,” said Pence in a statement. “Justin Wilson was a courageous driver […]

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