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Vice President Pence thanks health care professionals, businesses during coronavirus pandemic

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Following President Donald Trump's 30-day extension of the voluntary shutdown, Vice President Mike Pence thanked health care workers and businesses who are working...Read more

HOWEY: In face of pandemic, should Indiana go to vote by mail?

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Gov. Eric Holcomb announced last Friday: A delayed primary until June 2.Read more

White House Coronavirus Task Force coordinator tells grandmother's story in social distancing plea

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Dr. Deborah Birx said that her grandmother Leah lived with a lifetime of guilt, because she caught the flu at school and, in turn, infected her mother.Read more

Gov. Holcomb vetoes bill related to zoning and housing matters

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Gov. Eric Holcomb vetoed a bill on Wednesday evening that would have blocked Indiana cities from regulating rental properties.Read more

Negotiators close on nearly $2 trillion virus aid package 

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Meantime, President Donald Trump is musing openly about letting a 15-day shutdown expire next Monday.Read more


Kentucky Senator Rand Paul tests positive for COVID-19

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The Kentucky Senator made the announcement via Twitter.Read more

Holcomb moves Indiana primary to June 2

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Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Friday the Indiana primary will move to June 2 due to the coronavirus outbreak.Read more

McConnell's plan includes payments to Americans as $1T economic rescue takes shape

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Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's sweeping coronavirus response plan includes direct payments of $1,200 per person, $2,400 per couple.Read more

Reports: 4 US senators sold stocks before coronavirus market crash

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Sen. Richard Burr reportedly sold up to $1.7 million in stock. Sen. Kelly Loeffler also reportedly sold stock after a January coronavirus Senate briefing.Read more

HOWEY: This pandemic is provoking brutal circumstances, choices

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Hoosiers are facing their greatest physical and economic threat since the Great Depression.Read more

Tulsi Gabbard drops Democratic presidential bid

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The Hawaii congresswoman said she will now support former Vice President Joe Biden's campaign.Read more

President Trump to invoke the Defense Production Act - So what is it?

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President Donald Trump said he would be signing the Defense Production Act on Wednesday, 'in case we need it.' But what is it exactly?Read more