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Indiana Chamber of Commerce Gives Indiana Talent Network a New Home

The Indiana Chamber of Commerce is taking another step in reinforcing its commitment to lifting up the educational attainment and workforce skills of Hoosiers. The organization announced yesterday that through its Institute for Workforce Excellence it will be the new home for the Indiana Talent Network, which connects statewide stakeholders and regional collaborations in support…

Indiana Represented in Economic Summit

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb represented Indiana in the 2022 SelectUSA Investment Summit in National Harbor, Md. that wraps up today. Led by the U.S. Department of Commerce, SelectUSA is the premier event connecting global companies with economic development organizations on significant foreign direct investment (FDI) opportunities. The Investment Summit gathered global executives and business leaders…

Rokita Asks Courts to Lift Injunctions Against Several Indiana Abortion Laws

Attorney General Todd Rokita and the office of the Attorney General took new actions this week to protect women and unborn children following the U.S. Supreme Court’s historic decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. “Like most Hoosiers, I believe in building a culture of life in Indiana,” Rokita said. “That means protecting the…

Daily Almanac: June 25, 2022

Sunrise/Sunset: RISE: 6:16 a.m.      SET: 9:17 p.m. High/Low Temperatures: High: 91 °F Low: 63 °F Today is…: • Bourdain Day • Global Beatles Day • National Celebrate Your Marriage Day What Happened On This Day: • 1947 The Diary of Anne Frank is published • 1950 The Korean War begins as North Korea invades South…

State Lawmakers Respond to SCOTUS Decision Overturning Roe V. Wade

State lawmakers representing Hamilton County issued the following statements in response to the U.S. Supreme Court overturning its decision on Roe v. Wades. State legislators are expected to take action on the issue when they return to the Statehouse for a special session. Governor Eric Holcomb recently announced his call for lawmakers to reconvene on…

Boomer Bits: A Healthy Smile Might Give You An Extra Mile

(Family Features) Poor oral health is common among American adults. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly 65 million Americans have periodontitis, the most advanced form of periodontal disease. According to Harvard Medical School, people with periodontal disease have been found to be at higher risk for cardiovascular disease, chronic respiratory disease…

State Grants $500,000 to Domestic Violence Shelters Across Indiana

The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI) awarded $500,000 in grant funding to 26 non-profits to provide emergency shelter and services to victims of domestic violence and their dependents. The funding was provided by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services through the Social Services Block Grant (SSBG) program. “Domestic violence shelters are there for…

Senators Todd Young and Mike Braun Release Statements on Historic SCOTUS Abortion Case

U.S. Senator Todd Young yesterday issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization to uphold Mississippi’s law protecting life and overturn Roe v. Wade: “Today is a monumental day for the protection of life in America and a defining moment for our nation. Roe v. Wade was…

Senator Young Gives Statement on Vote for Bipartisan Gun Control Bill

U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) on Thursday issued the following statement regarding the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act: “I have always been a strong supporter and defender of the Second Amendment, and I am committed to protecting the constitutional rights of law-abiding Hoosiers. “As I reviewed this proposal, I consulted with law enforcement officials, gun owners,…

Holcomb Statement on the Overruling of Roe v. Wade

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb issued a quick and strong reaction to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. “The Supreme Court’s decision is clear, and it is now up to the states to address this important issue. We’ll do that in short order in Indiana. I’ve already called the General Assembly back on…