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“Just IN”

In the coming weeks, the State of Indiana will launch “Just IN,” a one-stop-shop news resource website that will house press releases from the Governor, Lt. Governor and the agencies they lead. Currently, Indiana’s executive agencies send out press releases and then post them on the State of Indiana’s calendar page, found at With […]

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Indiana job numbers released today

Indiana Job numbers were released this morning. Indiana gained 4,000 private sector jobs in December and ended 2014 with a total of 51,500 jobs added. The Hoosier State’s continued job growth encouraged the return this month of more than 9,000 Hoosiers to the labor force to look for work. The large influx of jobseekers drove […]

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Putnamville Trooper Attains Detective Position

Yesterday, Indiana State Police Superintendent Douglas G. Carter announced the reclassification of Trooper Donald E. Curtis Jr. to the position of detective. Detective Curtis attained his new criminal investigation position through written testing and a competitive interview process. He now joins a compliment of six other detectives as well as two crime scene investigators, and […]

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Governor Mike Pence announced today that the State has received approval from the federal government to use an updated version of the consumer-driven Healthy Indiana Plan known as HIP 2.0 instead of Medicaid to offer access to quality health care to 350,000 uninsured Hoosiers. The Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) will begin taking applications […]

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