Senate unanimously passes civics education bill

Follow our legislative coverage at The Indiana Citizen, in partnership with UPDATE: The Indiana Senate on Tuesday unanimously passed House Bill 1384, which would require that civics education become a required class in Indiana middle schools. Because the bill was amended in the Senate Education Committee chaired by Sen. Jeff Raatz (above), R-Richmond, the […]

“Our districts are a mess:” ICRC hearing focuses on NE Indiana

Even in a Saturday afternoon Zoom meeting, the issue of how to redraw Indiana’s congressional and General Assembly districts drew a crowd. At least 80 people joined the videoconference March 13. About a dozen people, in addition to the public hearing’s organizers, spoke that day. The consensus: There are problems with state legislative districts that […]