Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann has named the former Democratic state representative to become the director of intergovernmental relations.
Republican Peggy Mayfield defeated Democrat Peggy Welch, who has held Indiana's District 60 House seat for seven terms.
Monroe County Commissioner Mark Stoops Thursday became the first Democrat to officially declare his candidacy to replace Vi Simpson in the Indiana Senate.
Vi Simpson is leaving her state Senate seat to run for lieutenant governor.
The state announced recently that it had not distributed more than $205 million in Local Option Income Tax funds.
The state of Indiana is once again changing the way it calculates its economic forecasts.
Representatives Peggy Welch and Matt Pierce issued responses following Governor Mitch Daniel's annual address to the legislature.
The anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks is Saturday, but Bloomington began commemorating Friday.
The 2010 Legislative Breakfast was held Friday morning on Indiana University Bloomington's campus to discuss various concerns of Hoosiers.
Members of the Bloomington community gathered Friday to commemorate the tragic events eight years prior.