Marion County Superior Court judge and former Marion County Deputy Prosecutor Robert Altice was chosen from three nominees to fill the seat.
Animosity over the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and the Pence administration’s support for the measure has split the state.
The proposed regulations would call for a 20 percent reduction from Indiana’s 2005 carbon emission levels by 2030.
The casino bills aim to help the state's gaming industry compete against casinos in neighboring states.
That executive order provides resources to handle the outbreak, which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says has reached epidemic proportions.
The agency wants to lower the federal ozone clean air standard from 75 parts per billion to between 65-70 parts per billion.
Though a House committee included extensive tax changes to the bill, those changes were taken out before the measure left the House this week.
The proposed House bill set a goal for the state to have 80 percent of 13 -15 year olds vaccinated against HPV by 2020.
Students, teachers and parents from Gary, Mishawaka and Indianapolis gathered at the Statehouse to celebrate improvements in statewide rankings and test scores.
Gov. Mike Pence’s proposed tax bill aims to simplify the tax code by, in part, eliminating more than two dozen tax credits.