Indiana Abortion Rate Declines 12% since 2011
Abortion rates in Indiana continue to decline, as there were 1,000 fewer recorded abortions in 2013 than in 2011. “A recent report by the State Department of Health says 1,000 fewer Indiana women had abortions… READ MORE
Court puts Indiana gay marriage ruling on hold
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal appeals court on Friday put on hold a judge’s order striking down Indiana’s gay marriage ban, bringing same-sex…… READ MORE
Indiana dumps Core education standards
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on Monday signed legislation dropping education standards adopted by nearly every state, claiming the Hoosier State would be better served by its own learning benchmarks.
Indiana becomes the first state to… READ MORE
Conservatives, liberals, media advocates rally behind man jailed for criticizing Indiana judge
A group of free-speech advocates is rallying behind an Indiana inmate serving two years for his online rants against a judge who took away his child-custody rights during a divorce case.
Thereâ€™s no disputing that… READ MORE
Indiana governor halts deal with bomb supplier in Pakistan
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has suspended a deal to finance an in-state fertilizer plant to be built by a Pakistani conglomerate that the Pentagon has criticized for refusing to take steps to stop the flow… READ MORE
Ind. hospital fires 8 workers who refused flu shot
GOSHEN, Ind. – A northern Indiana hospital has fired eight employees who refused to get flu shots the hospital says… READ MORE
Richard Mourdock: Pregnancy From Rape â€˜Something God Intendedâ€™
Indiana Â Republican Senate candidateÂ Richard MourdockÂ saidÂ pregnancies resulting from rape are part of Godâ€™s plan, tearfully explaining that he only supports abortions when a motherâ€™s life is in danger.
â€œI think even when life… READ MORE
Indiana: New GOP Poll Gives Richard Mourdock 3-Point Lead
ByÂ Shira ToeplitzÂ , Roll Call
A new Republican poll showed the partyâ€™s Senate nominee in Indiana, state Treasurer Richard Mourdock, with a 3-point lead in the race.
Mourdock had 45 percent, while Rep. Joe Donnelly (D)… READ MORE
No regrets: Indiana’s attorney general stand by health care case
Written byÂ Bill McCleery, Indystar.com
Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller expressed surprise and disappointment today at the U.S. Supreme Court decision upholding President Obama’s health care overhaul.
The fact the court found the law constitutional based… READ MORE
Longtime GOP Sen. Richard Lugar loses Indiana primary to challenger Richard Mourdock
ByÂ Chad Pergram, Cristina Marcos, FoxNews
Sen. Dick Lugar (R-IN) lost a primary battle Tuesday to tea arty challenger and Indiana state treasurer Richard Mourdock for the seat he has held since 1977.
Lugar’s defeat makes… READ MORE
Indiana: New Independent Poll Gives Richard Mourdock a 10-Point Lead
By Shira Toeplitz , Roll Call
Sen. Dick Lugar (R-Ind.) trailed his primary opponent by 10 points in a new independent poll released today.
In what will likely be the final independent survey released before… READ MORE
Joe Donnelly looks past Richard Lugar to Richard Mourdock
ByÂ DAVID CATANESEÂ | Politico
INDIANAPOLIS â€” Rep. Joe Donnelly thinks he already knows who his general election opponent is.
And itâ€™s not Dick Lugar.
The presumptive Democratic nominee for Senate devoted much of his speech at… READ MORE
Republican conservatives in Indiana gunning for Lugar
By Paige Winfield Cunningham-The Washington Times
Tea partyÂ sympathizers continue shellingÂ Sen. Richard G. LugarÂ of Indiana as they work to defeat him in next weekâ€™s primary, which is shaping up as the premiere chance for the political… READ MORE