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11/28/14 Journal and Courier Fate of Indiana's Obamacare fight on hold
11/20/14 Tribune-Star Voter ID laws reduce Indiana's election turnout
11/12/14 Indianapolis Star Nobody voted less than Indiana
11/12/14 Tribune Star Indiana Ranks Last in U.S. voter turnout
11/11/14 Journal and Courier Chief Justice Rush: `I stand on Helen Gougar's shoulders'
11/07/14 News and Tribune Vote centers deliver unacceptable results
11/06/14 Lebanon Reporter County needs more vote centers
10/06/14 Journal and Courier West Lafayette council settles on new districts
10/04/14 Journal and Courier Early voting starts Tuesday
09/23/14 Journal and Courier Letter to Editor: Tell federal government that clean water is a priority
08/21/14 Journal and Courier 4-month reprieve for rail line
08/21/14 Northwest Indiana Times Lake judge denies stay in right-to-work case, law is unconstitutional
08/20/14 Inside Indiana Business Hoosier Passenger Train Safe. For Now
08/20/14 Journal and Courier Indiana wants ban on abortion pill law lifted
08/20/14 Journal and Courier LUM clinic assists families in overcoming immigration hurdles
08/14/14 Journal and Courier LWVGL response to guest column by John Pickerill
08/12/14 Journal and Courier Nearly 700K on `inactive' voter list
08/12/14 Journal Review LWV Montgomery County response and other letter to the editor to guest column by John Pickerill
08/12/14 Journal Review Online column on voter ID by John Pickerill, chair of Montgomery County Republican Party Central Committee
08/10/14 Journal and Courier Guest Column - Glenda Ritz - Pence's agency undermining me
08/10/14 Journal and Courier Guest Column - John Pickerill - Why Voter ID law matters, worth defending next election
07/30/14 Journal and Courier Pence: Return kids to families
07/26/14 Journal and Courier Healthy Indiana Plan signups halted for now
07/26/14 Journal and Courier Aug. 26 hearing set for same-sex marriage appeal
07/26/14 Journal and Courier 245 illegal immigrant kids in Indiana
07/25/14 Journal and Courier Mental health nonprofits merging
07/25/14 Journal and Courier Passenger rail service in trouble
07/18/14 Journal and Courier Abortions declining; meaning is mixed - Advocates say numbers come at a high price for women
07/18/14 Journal and Courier Bidder vows to improve Hoosier State rail service
07/06/14 Journal and Courier WL to review 9 tax abatements
07/05/14 Journal and Courier Official: private company offers `unique options' - Cost remains key to passenger rail service's future
06/29/14 Northwest Indiana Times Editorial: Don't bar prisoners from voting
06/22/14 Journal and Courier County finalizes pre-K plan answer
06/22/14 Journal and Courier State asking 727,000 voters to verify or update addresses
05/08/14 Journal and Courier Tippecanoe vote count moves at deliberate pace - Computers don't guarantee election results right after polls close
04/13/14 Journal and Courier Dire shortage of area psychiatrists leaves patients waiting months for help
04/05/14 Journal and Courier Global warming comment a joke? - IDEM air quality officer's remark hits a nerve or 2
04/05/14 Journal and Courier Turner, nursing home firms tied
04/02/14 Journal and Courier Activists press Rokita on climate
04/02/14 Journal and Courier Sheriff candidates stress strengths; 5 weeks to go
04/02/14 Journal and Courier Wives -- one terminally ill -- join lawsuit
03/22/14 Journal and Courier Carroll to use vote centers - County joining 17 others; is making switch to new system in time for May primary
03/18/14 Journal and Courier Tippecanoe sets voting sites for May primary
03/14/14 Journal and Courier County's election hardware certified
03/12/14 Journal and Courier County eager for state to OK its e-poll books - Delay in certification frustrates Tippecanoe clerk; software is approved, but not hardware; there's still time
02/23/14 Indianapolis Start Intrigue is rampant behind the curtain of HJR-3 debate
02/23/14 Journal and Courier Pence still seeks his Medicaid expansion
01/31/14 Journal and Courier Secretary of state elections targeted
01/31/14 Journal and Courier Senate rules committee gets HJR-3
01/31/14 Journal and Courier STATEHOUSE BRIEFS
01/31/14 Journal and Courier Stone quarry permit OK'd - Department of Natural Resources approves request for Rogers Group Inc.
01/30/14 Journal and Courier Abortion coercion worries senators
01/30/14 Journal and Courier Unlicensed day cares target of bill - Legislators eye improvement of safety standards
01/29/14 Journal and Courier Abortion law trial set for June '15 - New requirements affect only the Lafayette clinic
01/29/14 Journal and Courier HJR-3's Senate fate unclear House backs amended version; lobbying efforts to restore 2nd sentence start quickly
01/29/14 Journal Gazette - Fort Wayne Trimmed abortion bill goes to Indiana Senate
01/23/14 Journal and Courier HJR-3 CLEARS HOUSE PANEL - Lawmakers vote on party lines; bill may go to House floor today
01/23/14 Journal and Courier House panel backs bill for welfare drug testing
01/23/14 Journal and Courier City council member says Superior Court job next logical step
01/22/14 WFYI League of Women Voters, LUM urge voters to register
01/22/14 Wikipedia Voting Rights Act of 1965
01/22/14 Journal and Courier ABATE Wants County to ease ATV limits
01/22/14 Journal and Courier Amended `ag-gag' bill passes out of Senate committee
01/22/14 Journal and Courier Panel OKs business tax change - Hershman: Bill spurs economic growth
01/16/14 Journal and Courier APC approves ordinance modifications
01/16/14 Journal and Courier Ruling on subsidies in federal exchange may impact Indiana
01/16/14 Journal and Courier Republicans Moore, Persin ready for Superior Court 5 primary race
01/15/14 Journal and Courier County council elects Williams as president
01/15/14 Journal and Courier Zeman to challenge Donat for judgeship
01/14/14 Journal and Courier Vote delayed on adding same-sex marriage ban to the Indiana Constitution
01/11/14 Journal and Courier 10 hopefuls file for county, township seats
01/11/14 Journal and Courier Healthy Indiana Plan to cover 10,000 more low-income Hoosiers
01/05/14 Journal and Courier Freedom Indiana rally draws dozens - Opposition to HJR-6 fuels the turnout
01/05/14 Journal and Courier Local legislators ready to address hefty issues
01/04/14 Journal and Courier Tippecanoe sheriff eyes run for commissioner