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March 27, 2017

 

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Bill To Make State Superintendent A Political Appointment Revived

A Senate committee approved a controversial bill Monday that would change the Superintendent of Public Instruction from an elected position to an appointed one.

March 27, 2017

 

Republican attorney Jim Bopp testifies before the Senate Elections Committee while Rep. Kathy Richardson (R-Noblesville) looks on.

Bill Aimed At Preventing ‘Faithless’ Presidential Electors

A Senate committee approved legislation to ensure Indiana’s presidential electors don’t go rogue.

March 27, 2017

 

Indiana Republican Party Chair Jeff Cardwell, who will step aside in January, speaks in August about the party's coordination with the Trump presidential campaign. (Brandon Smith/IPB News)

Ex-Indiana GOP Head Joins Veteran Pence Aide’s Lobbying Firm

Jeff Cardwell was an aide to Pence in the Indiana governor's office before Pence picked him to head the state GOP in 2015.

March 27, 2017

 

Congressman Luke Messer (R-Indiana) is hopeful for a committee hearing on the bill later this year.

GOP Rep. Messer Takes Step Toward Possible Senate Race

Messer is a potential challenger to Democratic Sen. Joe Donnelly.

March 24, 2017

 

Women's health care activists rally outside the office of U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks (R-Carmel) after congressional leaders cancelled a vote on the GOP's health care reform bill.

Lawmakers, Activists React To Cancelled Health Care Vote

Republican members of Indiana’s congressional delegation say they’re disappointed after leadership cancelled a vote on the GOP’s health care reform bill.

March 24, 2017

 

Leaders at the Bloomington Meals on Wheels say they rely on private donations rather than federal funding.

Trump Budget Cuts Not Likely To Shut Down Local Meals On Wheels

The Bloomington Meals on Wheels program mostly runs on private donations, not federal funding.

March 24, 2017

 

Bloomington annexation

Video: Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk’ March 24, 2017

The need for foster families, Monroe County residents are looking at the annexation proposal and new research of how long it will take to sell or buy a house.

March 24, 2017

 

The initiative was designed to allow Bloomington and Monroe County residents to purchase solar panels at a discounted rates.

Solarize Bloomington Campaign Hosts Information Session Saturday

This is the last scheduled meeting, and according to the city’s website, residents have to attend an information meeting to participate in the campaign.

March 24, 2017

 

The number of available foster families is not keeping up with the number of children in need of services in Indiana.

Tonight At 6 On ‘Indiana Newsdesk’

The need for foster families, Monroe County residents are looking at the annexation proposal and new research of how long it will take to sell or buy a house.

March 24, 2017

 

City council met Wednesay to consider the annexation.

Residents Weigh In On Proposed Bloomington Annexation

Bloomington Mayor John Hamilton wants to drastically increase the size of the city.

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