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April 27, 2017

 

Paydar

IUPUI Welcomes 98 New U.S. Citizens At Naturalization Ceremony

The university asked to host the ceremony because the important role the international community plays in higher education.

April 27, 2017

 

Governor Eric Holcomb, surrounding by lawmakers, signs into law a new $32 billion, two-year state budget.

Holcomb Signs Budget, Road Funding Bill

Veterans groups call the spending bill signed into law Thursday the “most veteran-friendly budget” in state history.

April 27, 2017

 

The House Chamber at the Indiana Statehouse

Lawmakers Decry Gaming Bill As Breaking Promises, Gutting Budgets

The legislation seeks to modernize Indiana’s gaming tax system. But the measure could decrease how much money local communities get from their casinos.

April 26, 2017

 

Apperson Way Apartments opening

Ask The Mayor: Kokomo’s Goodnight On Apperson Way Apartments

Goodnight says the new affordable housing apartments are more than a quarter of the way leased before the grand opening today.

April 26, 2017

 

Within Holcomb's five pillars were 28 individual legislative initiatives.

Holcomb Secures Most Of His Legislative Agenda In 2017 Session

Gov. Eric Holcomb secured all or part of 26 of the 28 legislative initiatives on his 2017 agenda.

April 25, 2017

 

Ribbon Cutting

Kokomo Officials Open City’s Newest Affordable Housing Complex

Mayor Greg Goodnight says the downtown location gives residents easy access to the bus line, banking and other personal needs.

April 25, 2017

 

I 69 section 5

Fitch Ratings Downgrades I-69 Section 5 Bonds Again

Fitch Ratings says if a new agreement isn't reached and funding secured, default is a real possibility.

April 25, 2017

 

Governor Eric Holcomb discusses the results of the 2017 legislative session.

Holcomb Pledges To Sign Several Controversial Bills

Holcomb has until next week to sign – or reject – all approved bills.

April 24, 2017

 

Governor Eric Holcomb used his first veto to reject a bill creating fees for public records searches.

Holcomb Vetoes Bill Creating Public Records Search Fees

Holcomb’s predecessor, former governor Mike Pence, vetoed a similar bill in 2015.

April 24, 2017

 

U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly (D-Indiana), center, and Sen. Todd Young (R-Indiana), left, say they will do anything they can to avoid a federal government shutdown.

Young, Donnelly Want To Avoid Government Shutdown

A federal funding measure approved last year will expire Friday. Without anything to replace it, a partial shutdown of federal agencies will begin Saturday.

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