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Braun & Grassley Call For Oversight On FEMA COVID Funeral Assistance Program

WASHINGTON - Senator Mike Braun & Senator Chuck Grassley have sent a letter to Michael Horowitz, Chair of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee, calling for...

Senators Braun, Coons Introduce New Members To The Senate ALS Caucus

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senators Mike Braun (R-IN) and Chris Coons (D-DE) reintroduced the bipartisan Senate ALS Caucus with new members: U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Ed...

LEGISLATION SENT TO THR GOVERNOR FOR HIM TO SIGN OR VETO

Enrolled acts signed by the Speaker of the House and the President Pro Tempore are sent to the Office of the Lt. Governor for...

Sen. Mike Braun: The Federal Government Should Not Reform Local Police Departments

This Article Was Sent To The City-County Observer by Senator Braun Media Director  Indianapolis Star May 13, 2021 https://www.indystar.com/story/opinion/2021/05/13/sen-mike-braun-tim-scott-justice-act-police-reform-bill/5064416001/ Over the past year, I have spent many hours...

Todd Rokita Takes Further action in Big Tech Censorship Investigation

Attorney General Todd Rokita has served civil investigative demands to eight additional individuals as part of his ongoing investigation into censorship practices by Big...

ICYMI | Fox Business | Senator Braun on federal unemployment benefit and herd immunity

  WASHINGTON - Senator Braun joined Fox Business to discuss the enhanced federal unemployment benefit that is contributing to labor shortages around the country, and his...
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Holcomb Statement On The General Assembly’s Vote To Override The Veto Of Senate Enrolled...

Holcomb Statement On The General Assembly's Vote To Override The Veto Of Senate Enrolled Act 5 Governor Eric J. Holcomb offered the following statement: “As I...

HOUSE DEMOCRATS PRIORITIZE HOOSIER SAFETY OVER REPUBLICAN INFIGHTING

by ANNA BOWMAN STATE DEMOCRATIC PARTY COMMUNICATION DIRECTOR  Indiana House Democrats today voted against the override of Governor Holcomb’s veto on Senate Enrolled Act 5, which...

2021 Vanderburgh County Lincoln Day Event To Be Held On May 27, 2021

2021 Lincoln Day Dinner Thursday, May 27th 5:30 pm - Cocktails 6:15 pm - Dinner & Program Evansville Country Club $100 per person Keynote Speaker United States Senator Todd Young Special Guest Indiana Secretary...

Vanderburgh County Board of Commissioners Agenda

AGENDA Of  The Vanderburgh County Board of Commissioners May 11, 2021 at 3:00 pm, Old National Events Plaza Exhibit Hall A Reconvene Emergency Meeting Attendance Pledge of...

Southwest Indiana Legislators: State Awards Nearly $450K To Help Drive Local Road Projects

Southwest Indiana Legislators: State Awards Nearly $450K To Help Drive Local Road Projects STATEHOUSE (May 6, 2021) – Vanderburgh County and the town of Darmstadt were...

Vanderburgh County Commissioners to Present “State of the County” Today

(Evansville, In) – Vanderburgh County Commissioners Ben Shoulders, Jeff Hatfield and Cheryl Musgrave will present the annual “State of the County” speech followed by...

Indiana Secretary Of State Holli Sullivan Announces Statewide LIstening Tour

 Indiana Secretary of State Holli Sullivan has launched a statewide listening tour to connect with and hear from local election officials.   Since the tour began...

HATFIELD ADVOCATES FOR A FOCUSED RESPONSE ON UNEMPLOYMENT DELAYS

 INDIANAPOLIS – State Rep. Ryan Hatfield (D-Evansville) today addressed the rise in identity verification issues that are preventing Hoosiers from filing unemployment vouchers. The Indiana...

Vanderburgh County Commissioners to Present “State of the County” Tomorrow

Vanderburgh County Commissioners to Present “State of the County” (Evansville, In) – Vanderburgh County Commissioners Jeff Hatfield, Cheryl Musgrave and Ben Shoulders will present the...

Locals Receive Over $1M For Pandemic Recovery

Locals Receive Over $1M For Pandemic Recovery by Wendy McNamara Many Hoosiers and businesses are bouncing back after the pandemic, but some communities need additional...

Becker: Communities In Senate District 50 Receive More Than $600,000 In Road-Funding Grants

Becker: Communities In Senate District 50 Receive More Than $600,000 In Road-Funding Grants STATEHOUSE (April 30, 2021) — Communities in Senate District 50 will receive...

Lawsuit Challenging Constitutionality of HEA 1123 Filed

INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Eric J. Holcomb asked a trial court judge to find key provisions of HEA 1123unconstitutional and to issue a permanent injunction...

RECAP OF “EXECUTIVE ORDERS” SIGNED BY GOVERNOR HOLCOMB

Executive Order 21-12 CONTINUATION OF MODIFIED COUNTY~BASED MEASURES AND RESTRICTIONS BASED ON THE IMPACT AND SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE (COVID~19) Executive Order 21-11 FOURTEENTH...