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Coats Statement on Indiana’s January Employment Numbers

WASHINGTON, DC – Joint Economic Committee Chairman Dan Coats (R-Ind.) today issued the following statement regarding Indiana’s January employment numbers, which were reported today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: “Indiana’s unemployment rate continues to be lower than the national average and lower than our neighbors in the Midwest. …

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State Sen. Pete Miller Honors Volunteer Firefighter

State Sen. Pete Miller (R-Brownsburg, left) honors John Davies (right) for 50 years of service to the Fillmore Volunteer Fire Department (FVFD) during a special ceremony Sunday, March 13, at the fire department. Davies serves as the Indiana Volunteer Firefighter’s Association District 11-B Secretary, and has also served as a …

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Small Synthetic Drug Lab Found at Terre Haute Residence

Vigo County—Just before noon today, Indiana State Police Troopers from the Putnamville District Meth Suppression Team, arrived at 2141 Hendricks Street, Terre Haute to investigate information related to possible illegal drug activity at the home. During a search of the residence, troopers located several items commonly associated with the manufacture …

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ISP Forensic Scientist Receives Commendation

Bloomington, IN- Indiana State Police Forensic Scientist Virginia Maletic was recently recognized by the City of Bloomington Police Department for her extraordinary work in a burglary and assault incident that occurred to a 74 year old victim. Matetic received the commendation from Bloomington City Police Chief Mike Diekhoff and Deputy …

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State of Indiana receives praise from Intel Security for its collaboration with Purdue University

INDIANAPOLIS) Intel Security Group General Manager Chris Young lauded the State of Indiana’s work with Purdue University to help create the next generation of cybersecurity professionals through its Security Operations Center (SOC). The remarks came at the RSA Conference, which is the world’s largest cybersecurity conference. “I’m truly inspired by …

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January Indiana Employment Report

INDIANAPOLIS (March 14, 2016) – Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 4.6 percent in January. (Due to the yearly federal benchmarking process, December’s unemployment rate was revised upward to 4.6 percent.) The Hoosier labor force maintained a positive trend, gaining more than 20,000 individuals in January. Indiana’s labor force …

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