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Who is Jamie Reitenour? Indianapolis mom mobilized volunteers to make governor’s ballot
Apr 17, 2024
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of profiles of the candidates running for Indiana governor. ZIONSVILLE, Ind. — It wasn’t the largest campaign event the 2024 election cycle is likely to see.  About 15 people, some of them children, gathered on a rainy April night at Our Place Coffee, nestled just feet from ...
Child care: Where Republican candidates for governor stand
Apr 15, 2024
Six candidates are seeking the Republican nomination for Indiana governor in the May 7 primary. State Affairs is providing looks at their stances on several issues. Jennifer McCormick is unopposed for the Democratic nomination. Indiana’s high cost of child care ranks as a primary concern for many of the state’s families.  According to Child Care ...
Poll finds Holcomb popular among Republicans even as potential successors keep distance
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Apr 11, 2024
Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb remains popular among Republicans, according to a State Affairs/Howey Politics Indiana poll, even as the GOP candidates to take his place have kept their political distance from him. The polling results released Thursday show Holcomb with an overall positive job-approval rating of 69% among self-identified Republicans and Republican-leaning independents. The results ...
‘It’s sort of a blowout’: Braun holds commanding lead in ‘State Affairs/Howey Politics Indiana’ poll
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Apr 11, 2024
U.S. Sen. Mike Braun holds a commanding lead in a new State Affairs/Howey Politics Indiana poll of likely Hoosier Republican voters in the May 7 gubernatorial primary. Asked who they would vote for if the primary were held today, 44% of respondents picked Braun. Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch trailed with 10% of the vote, and ...
Health care: Where Republican candidates for governor stand
Apr 10, 2024
Six candidates are seeking the Republican nomination for Indiana governor in the May 7 primary. State Affairs is providing looks at their stances on several issues. Jennifer McCormick is unopposed for the Democratic nomination. The cost and quality of health care are top-of-mind issues for many Indiana voters, and the six Republican gubernatorial candidates — ...
Education: Where Republican candidates for governor stand on the issue
Apr 08, 2024
Six candidates are seeking the Republican nomination for Indiana governor in the May 7 primary. State Affairs is providing looks at their stances on several issues. Jennifer McCormick is unopposed for the Democratic nomination. Donald Rainwater is the Libertarian candidate. Republican gubernatorial candidates have outlined their plans for education, a topic that has received less ...
Eclipse day at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Apr 08, 2024
Driving in was busy, but nowhere near as busy as race day. The Zinn family traveled from Lafayette, Indiana, to see the total solar eclipse at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway — home to the Indianapolis 500, the world’s largest single-day sporting event. John Zinn, his wife Katie and their daughters Abby and Natalie got into ...
When will the next solar eclipse be?
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Apr 08, 2024
Millions of Hoosiers and out-of-state visitors will get a chance to witness Indiana’s first total solar eclipse in centuries on Monday.  In Indianapolis, for example, the fully blocked-out sun will be visible for the first time since 1205, according to the Charles W. Brown Planetarium at Ball State University.  But if you miss out on ...
State appeals court sides with abortion ban foes in religious freedom challenge
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Apr 04, 2024
The Gist Opponents of Indiana’s near-total abortion ban won a legal victory Thursday with a state Court of Appeals decision finding that the ban likely violates the Religious Freedom Restoration Act signed into law by then-Gov. Mike Pence in 2015. The 3-0 decision from the appeals court sends the case back to a Marion County ...
Where GOP gubernatorial candidates stand on local control issues
Apr 03, 2024
Six candidates are seeking the Republican nomination for Indiana governor in the May 7 primary. State Affairs is providing looks at their stances on several issues. Jennifer McCormick is unopposed for the Democratic nomination.  It’s been called the “Super City Council,” a body otherwise known as the Indiana General Assembly. It has heard or passed ...
Economic development: Where Republican candidates for governor stand
Apr 02, 2024
Six candidates are seeking the Republican nomination for Indiana governor in the May 7 primary. State Affairs is providing looks at their stances on several issues. Jennifer McCormick is unopposed for the Democratic nomination.  Business and economic development backgrounds have been key points as the Republican candidates for governor pitch themselves to voters.  Brad Chambers ...
Marijuana legalization: Where Republican candidates for governor stand
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Apr 01, 2024
Six candidates are seeking the Republican nomination for Indiana governor in the May 7 primary. State Affairs is providing looks at their stances on several issues. Jennifer McCormick is unopposed for the Democratic nomination. Indiana is among 12 states that have not legalized marijuana for medical or recreational use. With all surrounding states having some ...
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