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IURC seeks applicants for vacancy

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A state committee is seeking applicants for the vacancy on the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission created when Chair Jim Atterholt announced his retirement in mid-December. The IURC’s nominating committee is accepting applications through Friday, Jan. 12. Applications must be submitted to the office of Gov. Eric Holcomb by the close […]

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State senator quits to take job in Washington D.C.

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – State Sen. Brandt Hershman announced Friday that he is quitting the Indiana General Assembly mid-way through his fifth term to take a position with a law firm in Washington D.C. The Buck Creek Republican’s resignation is effective Jan. 2, one day before the start of the new legislative session. Hershman, […]

Commentary: This shouldn’t be about the politicians

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Commentary: This shouldn’t be about the politicians

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Not long before Congress voted on the tax reform, I talked, over the air, with two former Rexnord employees. Rexnord, you may recall, had a plant in Indiana that made metal bearings. The company closed the plant in June, costing 300 Hoosiers their jobs. Most of those jobs moved […]