| Jun 8, 2015
| 9:27 AM
In a story June 5 about Indiana House lawmakers' efforts to shield their communications from public view, The Associated Press gave the incorrect newspaper credit for the story. Credit should have gone to The Journal Gazette, not The Indianapolis Star.
| Apr 18, 2015
| 12:13 PM
House Dist. 2 Democrats Saturday selected Donna Harris by caucus to fill the term of her late husband State Rep. Earl Harris, D-East Chicago.
Donna Harris and Byron "Duke" Florence, both of East Chicago, were the lone candidates to file to run for the...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 4:31 PM
Lawmakers in Arkansas and Indiana passed legislation Thursday that they hoped would quiet the national uproar over new religious objections laws that opponents say are designed to offer a legal defense for anti-gay discrimination.
The Arkansas House...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 3:57 PM
INDIANAPOLIS—Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has approved changes to new law that sparked boycotts of the state amid fears that it would allow discrimination against lesbians and gays.
Pence had asked lawmakers to clarify language in the religious...
| Mar 31, 2015
With criticism mounting from businesses, educational institutions and human rights groups, Indiana's Republican legislators are seeking to mitigate the fallout from last week's passage of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
Some GOP officials are...