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Despite short campaign Holcomb wins governor’s race

By Derreck Stahly and Abrahm Hurt TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — As Eric Holcomb walked off the stage after his victory speech, Hoosier supporters chanted, “Eric, Eric, Eric.” In just 100 days, Holcomb managed to rally enough support to pull off a huge come-from-behind victory. Holcomb was thrown into the governor’s race in mid-July when Gov. Mike […]

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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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Agriculture, economy up for debate between lieutenant governor candidates

By Shelby Mullis TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Agricultural and rural issues took center stage at the Indiana State Fair Tuesday afternoon as the two candidates for lieutenant governor participated in a fairly friendly debate. Nearly two hundred people were in attendance for what may be the only lieutenant governor debate between Rep. Christina Hale, D-Indianapolis, and […]

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State Democrats nominate attorney general, superintendent of public instruction

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Thousands of Hoosier Democrats made their way to the Indiana Democratic State Convention Saturday afternoon to nominate the Democratic nominees for attorney general, lieutenant governor and state superintendent of public instruction. Current Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz proudly accepted the nomination for a second four-year term. “I […]

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Gregg’s economic plan includes statewide pre-K, LGBT rights

By Megan Powell TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — John Gregg, Democratic candidate for governor, and runningmate Christina Hale shared their ideas in order to grow Indiana’s economy in a 35-point plan Monday. “The truth is Indiana’s economy is not doing as well as it could,” said Gregg. “and it’s not doing as nearly as well as it […]

Commentary: Running, and maybe winning, ugly

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Commentary: Running, and maybe winning, ugly

By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS – Now the fun begins. With Democrat John Gregg’s selection of Indiana Rep. Christina Hale, D-Indianapolis, as his running mate, the rosters are set for this fall’s gubernatorial campaign. Gregg and Hale will be suiting up for the Democrats against the Republican incumbents, Gov. Mike Pence and Lt. Gov. Eric […]

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John Gregg announces running mate

By Ashley Steeb TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Democratic candidate for governor John Gregg announced Wednesday he has selected Rep. Christina Hale (D-Indianapolis) as his running mate. “I have always liked to surround myself with smart, capable people – people who aren’t afraid to speak their minds, people who aren’t afraid to push back, roll up their […]

Commentary: Water needs require state attention

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Commentary: Water needs require state attention

By Christina Hale TheStatehouseFile.com While state lawmakers spent a good deal of time this past session on leveraging resources to improve the sorry state of our roads and bridges, nothing was done to address the way we deliver our most precious resource: water. If the people of Indiana could see the aging water infrastructure that […]

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Ellspermann resigns from her position as lieutenant governor

By Rachel Hoffmeyer TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Sue Ellspermann struck the gavel one final time in the Senate Wednesday. Her resignation as the lieutenant governor took effect at 5 p.m. Both the Senate and the House honored Ellspermann, who is stepping down to pursue the chance to become the president of Ivy Tech Community College. “Yes, […]

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Democrat Christina Hale decides against bid for U.S. Senate

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — State Rep. Christina Hale, D-Indianapolis, said Monday she won’t run for an open U.S. Senate seat and plans instead to maintain her focus on serving in the state legislature. “So many people, friends, neighbors, and other Hoosiers encouraged me to run for U.S. Senate in 2016, but I’ve decided against […]

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