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Calm debate highlights similarities in governor’s race

By Adrianna Pitrelli TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS — The first debate between the three candidates for governor ended up showing off the similarities between Democrat John Gregg, Republican Eric Holcomb and Libertarian Rex Bell rather than the differences. As they spoke before an audience of students, teachers and administrators at Lawrence North High School Tuesday, the candidates were […]

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21st Century Scholars Program named after Bayh

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Mike Pence has signed an executive order to change the name of the 21st Century Scholarship Program to honor former Indiana Gov. Evan Bayh. The program will now be called the Evan Bayh 21st Century Scholars Program. Bayh, who served as the 46th governor of Indiana from 1989-1997, made […]

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Families drawn to hear Bill Clinton campaign

By Jasmine Otam TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Hundreds of Hillary Clinton supporters, including many families with small children, packed into a sweltering campaign office to hear former President Bill Clinton campaign for his wife. It was eight-year-old Reagan’s idea for her mom, Lynde Weiland, to drive them from Fishers and attend Tuesday’s event in Indianapolis. “We live […]

New law: National Guard members eligible for tuition grants regardless of residence

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New law: National Guard members eligible for tuition grants regardless of residence

By Max Bomber TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS– Any member of the Hoosier National Guard will qualify for the state’s National Guard Supplemental Tuition grant no matter his or her state of residence beginning on July 1. “Most of our armories are close to the border like Terre Haute and Evansville. This means we have a lot of […]

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Video & story: Senate budget boosts funding for schools, highways; Kenley warns cuts may be coming

Senate unveiled proposed budget from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo. By Lesley Weidenbener TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Senate Republicans revealed a two-year, $31.5 billion budget Thursday that boosts funding for schools, universities and highways and leaves the state with nearly $1.9 billion in the bank. But the plan’s architect warned immediately that lower-than-expected tax receipts mean the budget […]

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Webcast: A debate about ‘vaping,’ lower tuition for undocumented immigrants and more

Anchors Dyala Akermawi and Chris Arnold give us the week’s news from the Statehouse. TheStatehouseFile TV – Episode 4 from TheStatehouseFile.com on Vimeo.

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Daniels seeks ‘value’ for college education at Purdue, elsewhere

By Paige Clark TheStatehouseFile.com WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Mitch Daniels sat casually at the circle table near the bay window in his office. He pushed up the sleeves on his crisp white button-up shirt with “Purdue” written above the left breast. He laced his fingers together and placed them on the arm of the simple, […]

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Ivy Tech creates new partnership with Trine; students can get 4-year degree for less

By Olivia Covington TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – A partnership between Ivy Tech Community College and the private Trine University will allow students to spend the first three years of college at Ivy Tech, which is traditionally only a two-year school, and earn a bachelor’s degree for less than $20,000. Radio report A partnership between two Indiana […]

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New law means tuition breaks for some veterans

By John Sittler TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – Tuition at state colleges and universities will soon be more affordable for veterans, thanks to new legislation passed by the General Assembly. Senate Enrolled Act 177 grants in-state tuition rates to honorably discharged veterans and active National Guard members from any state. Sen. Jim Banks, R-Columbia City, the bill’s […]

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State seeks to overhaul Frank O’Bannon scholarships to urge faster college completion

By Tim Grimes TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – State higher education officials are proposing changes to the Frank O’Bannon scholarship program that will encourage thousands of students to earn higher grades and complete college faster. The plan – which will be introduced as a bill by Rep. Tom Dermody, R-LaPorte – is meant to simplify and change […]

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