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Eight FFA Advisors Selected For Indiana Golden Owl Award Nomination

The Indiana FFA Association and the Indiana State Department of Agriculture, in partnership with Nationwide Insurance and Farm Credit Mid-America, have selected eight Indiana...

Proposed Bill To Put Indy Police Department Under Board Dominated By Gubernatorial Appointees

Committee Hearing Sends SB 168 To Summer Study As Debates Become Agitated February 23, 2021    Posted by: Editor By Carolina Puga Mendoza  TheStatehouseFile.com  INDIANAPOLIS—A bill that would have shifted...

House resolution highlights National FFA Week

In celebration of National FFA Week the Indiana FFA Association received a house concurrent resolution recognizing FFA and all of its work to advance the...

Governor Eric Holcomb Directs Flags To Be Flown at Half-Staff

Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags across the state to be flown at half-staff in memory of the more than 500,000 Americans who...

More than $100 Million Going to Rural Communities for Infrastructure Improvements

Projects will Improve Roads and Bridges, Make Communities More Walkable and Bikeable The Indiana Department of Transportation announced today that $100.8 million in federal transportation...

Indiana Department of Correction Identifies Officers Attacked at Indiana State Prison

Indiana Department of Correction Commissioner Robert Carter ordered flags to be flown at half-staff at all IDOC facilities in honor of Lieutenant Eugene Lasco,...

Commentary: Lawmakers Behaving Badly, Again

Commentary: Lawmakers Behaving Badly, Again February 21, 2021  Posted by: jlkrull59 By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Something about Black people speaking their minds scares the heck out of conservatives who...

Braun Claims CBO Score Shows Democrats’ Wage Bill Will Kill Jobs

 A new cost estimate from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) shows that Congressional Democrats’ new reconciliation bill will kill jobs and result in...

EPA Commits to Strengthening Science Used in Chemical Risk Evaluations

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is continuing to act on the Biden-Harris Administration's commitment to making evidence-based decisions and developing policies and programs that are...

The Kentucky Family Foundation Declares “That They Won The Argument, But Lost The...

The Kentucky Family Foundation Declares "That They Won The Argument, But Lost The Fight” LEXINGTON, KY — "We won the argument, but lost the fight,"...

Guidelines for Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program are coming soon. Be ready.

Assistance will be available soon for eligible performing arts organizations, venues, museums, cinemas, colleges and universities with performing arts programs and more through the...

Governor Eric Holcomb Directs Flags To Be Flown at Half-Staff

INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags across the state to be flown at half-staff to honor former First Lady Susan Bayh. As...

Lt. Gov. Crouch Announces $1.63M To Assist Adults With Disabilities

Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch today announced 11 communities that have partnered with non-profits will receive more than $1.63 million in federal funding through the new Community Connections for People with Disabilities...

Office of Community And Rural Affairs Awards 13 Planning Grants

INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 11, 2021) – The Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs today announced it is awarding 13 planning grants totaling more than...

Public Comments Being Accepted For The Indiana Emergency Rental Assistance (IERA) Program

The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) has released the draft program policy for the Indiana Emergency Rental Assistance (IERA) program. Click here to...

COMMENTARY: MARJORIE TAYLOR GREENE, OUT THERE WHERE THE TRAINS DON’T RUN

Commentary: Marjorie Taylor Greene, Out There Where The Trains Don’t Run February 11, 2021   Posted by: jlkrull59 By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—Embattled U.S. Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Georgia, has...

Gov. Holcomb Now Accepting Applications for Fellowship Program

INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb announced today that applications will be accepted through March 15 for the 2021–2022 Governor’s Fellowship. The Governor’s Fellowship is...

Indiana Department of Transportation Named Owner of the Year by Engineering News Record Midwest

The editors of Engineering News Record (ENR) have named the Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) as 2020 Owner of the Year for ENR Midwest....

New Manager Selected for the Indiana State Police Fort Wayne Regional Laboratory

Indiana State Police Superintendent Douglas G. Carter recently announced that, effective February 5, 2021, Forensic Scientist I, Stacey R. Hartman, Firearms Identification Unit, Fort...

Commentary: Susan Bayh And The Steel Beneath The Smile

Commentary: Susan Bayh And The Steel Beneath The Smile February 9, 2021   Posted by: jlkrull59 By John Krull TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS—When the news broke that Susan Bayh had died, several...