United States Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood said Northwest Indiana is poised to be a major player in the development of high-speed rail. LaHood said enthusiasm is high in Indiana for high-speed rail projects because it can bring jobs and money to the state.
Illinois is turning into a hot destination spot– at least for Democrats on the run from surrounding states! First, Democrats from Wisconsin began camping out last week in Rockford. Now a group of Indiana Democratic lawmakers are reportedly in Urbana.
The Democratic "flu" (or should it be "flew?") is spreading.The Indianapolis Star reports that Democrats in the Indiana state house have decamped the state to avoid voting on anti-union legislation just like their fellow Democrats in Wisconsin.In Indiana, it's Democrats in the House whereas in Wisco
The Republican-controlled Indiana House could vote as early as Monday on a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage. Opponents say the amendment isn't needed because Indiana law already bans gay marriage, but supporters worry that courts could overturn that law.&nb
A proposal meant to curtail illegal immigration in Indiana is moving forward. A state senate committee held a hearing Wednesday on Senate Bill 590. If passed, the bill would allow state and local police to arrest anyone they suspect may be in the country illegally.