| Mar 29, 2011
| 5:05 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — A movement to add a ban on same-sex marriage and civil unions to the state constitution won another victory Tuesday.
The Indiana Senate voted 40-10 in favor of a measure that would allow Hoosiers to vote on an amendment to prohibit...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 2:09 PM
A law stripping funding from Planned Parenthood is having unintended consequences. Doctors with Indiana University and Wishard Hospital have stopped performing abortions, even on women whose lives may be in jeopardy.
It's a stunning development that...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:10 PM
The Indiana Senate is making a lot of changes to the statewide smoking ban bill sent to them by the House.
Members of the Senate debated 29 different amendments Tuesday. Amendments critics said render the bill virtually useless.
The House version bans...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 1:37 PM
Members of the Indiana Senate voted 29 to 21 to pass a heavily amended statewide smoking ban Wednesday.
The vote represents the strongest support yet for a statewide ban on smoking in public places. But supporters of the ban said it hardly feels like a...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Indiana is one step closer to having a statewide smoking ban in place, but it came after a long and difficult, back and forth battle.
"If the employee lives outside of the residence, the homeowner cannot smoke in his home anymore," said Senator Mike...
| May 21, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Gregg is expected to announce his running mate Tuesday afternoon at the Indiana Statehouse.
Our partners at the Bloomington Herald Times reports that Gregg has picked Vi Simpson to be his running mate. Simpson is...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:29 AM
Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Gregg announced he has chosen Senate Minority Leader Vi Simpson as his running mate for Indiana governor.
Gregg revealed his selection for lieutenant governor at the Indiana Statehouse Tuesday morning.
| Jan 4, 2012
| 9:10 AM
Governor Mitch Daniels announced his decision to rescind the new security restrictions placed at the Indiana Statehouse that took effect at the start of the New Year.
The policy restricted the Indiana Statehouse’s capacity. A 3,000 person cap took...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 5:11 AM
Governor Daniels delivered his eighth and final State of the State address Tuesday night.
He repeatedly referred to Indiana as a leader in several areas as compared to other states.
“Indiana has an honestly balanced budget and first triple a...
| Oct 29, 2008
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - State Sen. Richard Young of Milltown says he won't seek another term as the Senate's Democratic leader.
Senate Democrats first elected Young as leader of their caucus in November 1996, and he's held the post for 12 years. He says...
| Jan 9, 2009
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - State Senate leaders want counties to have an option on Gov. Mitch Daniels' proposals to streamline local government.
Senate President Pro Tem David Long of Fort Wayne says it's better for people to decide the structure of local...