During the 2020 legislative session, which concluded on Wednesday, March 11, lawmakers passed a number of new laws to reduce state debt, increase health care price transparency and support Hoosier students and teachers.
Just when you may have thought that the low quality of political rhetoric in Washington could not get any worse, along comes Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) to prove otherwise.
With Camp Atterbury Army Base and Grissom Air Reserve Base both located in Indiana, as well as nearly 1,000 active duty military members in our state, I believe it’s important for the General Assembly to do all it can to support our troops.
A few weeks ago at rallies in our nation’s capital and around the country, people came together to stand for the unborn during March for Life. An important part of defending the right to life is to encourage communities to have resources in place to help expectant mothers who may be struggli…
Just because the Senate is about to acquit President Trump of charges Republicans believed never rose to the level of “high crimes and misdemeanors,” don’t think Democrats will raise the white flag of surrender. They (and their media allies) have only just begun.
Last year, I authored Senate Enrolled Act 551 to help Indiana better support those who have been through traumatic abuse experiences, protect Hoosiers from sexual predators and ensure offenders are punished for their actions.
As in any profession, it is important for us at The Standard to keep our private lives separate from our work in covering the communities of Warrick County. But, there are times when our private lives are brought into the public eye.
Being from Southwestern Indiana (born in the early ‘60s), I learned a lot about family values, work ethic and a general pride. Over the years, I graduated Boonville High School, went on to some college, worked my way through the restaurant business to general manager positions and even owner…
I have a request for you. The city is trying to seek funding through a grant that would allow us to refurbish the basement of the Boonville City Police Station and convert it into a public meeting room. This room could be used to have public meetings for different civic groups. The Boonville…
After hearing many concerns from local communities about the lack of mowing along our highways, I looked into the Indiana Department of Transportation’s mowing policies and discovered changes that could be made to improve the system.