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Another House member calls it quits after current term

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – State Rep. Clyde Kersey has joined a growing list of lawmakers who have decided to retire from the Indiana General Assembly. The Terre Haute Democrat, who has served in the legislature since 1996, announced Friday that he will not seek re-election next year. “Serving in the Indiana General Assembly has […]

Commentary: Todd Rokita’s Christmas courage

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Commentary: Todd Rokita’s Christmas courage

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indiana, has decided to man the barricades in the war on Christmas. In a bold, bold move, Rokita, flanked by his family, summons up the courage to confront “the liberal elites” and champions of “political correctness” by wishing everyone a merry Christmas in a digital […]

Commentary: This is what real tax reform looks like

Commentary: This is what real tax reform looks like

By Abdul Hakim-Shabazz IndyPoltics.Org  Republicans in Congress are about to begin negotiations on tax reform, and as someone who considers himself a practical, moderate conservative, they’re getting it all wrong. Now don’t misunderstand me, I am a big fan of cutting corporate tax rates. I firmly believe, and the data is out there to show, […]