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Pelath leaving House leadership post, GiaQuinta jumping into the race

By Makenna Mays TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Rep. Phil GiaQuinta, D-Fort Wayne, is considering a run to lead Indiana House Democrats through the 2018 legislative session and elections. “I have been one of those who have reached out to some of my members to sort of gauge folks’ interest in me in doing this and what […]

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Workforce development emerges as number one legislative issue

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s legislative leaders from both parties and the governor share one big objective for the 2018 legislative session – workforce development. “We will work closely with the governor and I know our Senate colleagues have been looking at this all summer,” said House Speaker Brian Bosma, R-Indianapolis, at the […]

Commentary: A trap of their own making

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Commentary: A trap of their own making

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – It almost seems as if Republicans across the country are determined to seize defeat from the jaws of victory. What other way is there to explain some of the positions they’ve staked out? The ongoing train wreck that is Judge Roy Moore’s U.S. Senate candidacy in Alabama puts his […]

Commentary: What women (and men) don’t want

Commentary: What women (and men) don’t want

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz indypolitics.org Like a lot of you, I find allegations of sexual misconduct against Republican Alabama U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore alarming.  I find it even more disturbing that there are people who think molesting a child is fine if that individual isn’t running for public office as a Democrat. And we are not […]