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Business booming for Indiana commerce agency

Business booming for Indiana commerce agency

INDIANAPOLIS | The state's commerce agency is on track for a record-setting year in enticing businesses to locate or expand in Indiana.

August 05, 2014 3:00 pm Photos


State asks Lake judge to stay ruling in right-to-work case

State asks Lake judge to stay ruling in right-to-work case

INDIANAPOLIS | Lake Circuit Judge George Paras appears unlikely to grant Attorney General Greg Zoeller's request that Paras delay his decision finding the state's right-to-work law unconstitutional until the Indiana Supreme Court weighs in.

July 24, 2014 9:00 pm Related

State pledging $425,000 in tax incentive to Ill. company moving to Gary

GARY | The Indiana Economic Development Corporation is pledging $425,000 in conditional tax credits to an Illinois company moving to Gary.

July 08, 2014 8:50 am

Rental company moving corporate headquarters to Crown Point

CROWN POINT | An Illinois-based company that rents aerial work platforms and material handling equipment is relocating its corporate headquarters and service hub to Crown Point.

July 02, 2014 7:36 am

Pence, company officials confirm Jaeger-Unitek expansion in LaPorte

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence joined executives from the Jager Group on Wednesday in Hanover, Germany, to announce the company’s plans to expand operations of its subsidiary, Jaeger-Unitek Sealing Solutions, in LaPorte.

April 16, 2014 1:00 pm

Pence hopes to raise German investment in state, add jobs

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence will travel from Indianapolis to Germany today for a one-week trip aimed at luring more German companies to invest in Indiana.

April 12, 2014 12:05 am
Indiana earns top grade for government transparency

Indiana earns top grade for government transparency

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana leads the nation in state government transparency on a report card issued this week by the nonpartisan U.S. Public Interest Research Group.

April 10, 2014 5:30 pm Related

EDITORIAL: Aggressively market Indiana's attributes

Indiana has been focused on improving the state's business climate, which now gives the state's economic development recruiters plenty of selling points.

April 04, 2014 12:00 am

Mystery company withdraws petition for tax abatements

PORTAGE | A company that has shown interest in purchasing as many as 43 acres in the city's Northside Business Park remains a mystery.

March 05, 2014 10:30 pm

Tallian urging Legislature to 'just say yes' on Medicaid expansion

INDIANAPOLIS | State Sen. Karen Tallian, D-Ogden Dunes, is continuing her efforts to expand Medicaid eligibility in Indiana, even though Republican Gov. Mike Pence and the Republican-controlled Legislature take pride in resisting the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

January 12, 2014 8:53 pm

Indiana vying for $10B Boeing airplane plant

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana is among 15 states, including Illinois, competing for a $10 billion Boeing airplane manufacturing and assembly facility that could employ up to 8,500 workers by 2024.

December 15, 2013 12:38 am
Pence still bullish on state's economy even after revenue drop

Pence still bullish on state's economy even after revenue drop

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence remains optimistic about Indiana's economic future, despite state revenue totals that were well below expectations last month and which forced him to slash $57 million in planned state spending.

December 13, 2013 7:35 pm Related

Valpo OKs bonds for Pratt, Task Force Tips

VALPARAISO | The outcome was never really in doubt but a vote on issuing $207.5 million in bonds for two companies was delayed Monday, requiring the City Council to hold a special meeting Tuesday.

September 24, 2013 2:43 pm
Pratt Industries announces $260 million expansion in Valparaiso

Pratt Industries announces $260 million expansion in Valparaiso

VALPARAISO | Plans by Pratt Industries to build a $260 million, 250,000-square-foot paper recycling plant next to its cardboard box plant were announced Tuesday by company officials and Valparaiso Mayor Jon Costas.

September 17, 2013 6:00 pm Photos


Ads enticing businesses to Indiana airing in Times Square

Visitors to New York City's Times Square are seeing ads urging investors to consider doing business in Indiana.

August 29, 2013 10:30 am

Harrison Electric expanding Michigan City operations, adding jobs

MICHIGAN CITY | An electric motor repair company in Michigan City plans to invest $1 million to expand operations, adding 14 new jobs.

August 21, 2013 10:45 am
Beyond Bennett, Democrats demand investigation of more state scandals

Beyond Bennett, Democrats demand investigation of more state scandals

INDIANAPOLIS | Top Democrats in the Indiana General Assembly are using the Tony Bennett school grade-changing scandal to demand a broader investigation of the state's Republican-controlled executive branch.

August 08, 2013 6:00 pm Related

State doubles potential investment in motorsports industry

INDIANAPOLIS | Lawmakers have replaced a Senate-approved plan giving $100 million in state funds to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway with a $200 million loan program fueled by slot-machine revenue from central Indiana's casinos.

April 09, 2013 1:56 pm

House requires transparency on jobs deals

INDIANAPOLIS | The state's economic development agency would have to meet new transparency standards under legislation approved 98-0 by the Indiana House Tuesday.

March 26, 2013 5:30 pm
Pence declares focus is jobs

Pence declares focus is jobs

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence has a simple explanation for why he's not hanging around the Statehouse while the Indiana General Assembly is in session – it's jobs.

March 17, 2013 6:00 am
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