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Pence Circle City IN Pride Festival letter draws criticism

A letter from Gov. Mike Pence welcoming visitors to next week’s Circle City IN Pride Festival is drawing criticism because it never mentions the festival that’s expected to draw tens of thousands of gays, lesbians, bisexuals and others to Indianapolis.

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Ex-congressman Baron Hill entering Indiana’s US Senate race

The Democrat said in an email to supporters that he’ll file paperwork Wednesday to begin his Senate campaign. Hill says in that message that he’s running “because working people across Indiana need a fighter” who’s on their side.

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Appeals court sides with EPA on air pollution limits

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit rejected challenges from states, including Indiana, that claimed the agency was being too strict in determining which areas satisfied federal ozone restrictions.

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New law extends consumer protections for military

The Indiana Servicemembers Civil Relief Act protects extends consumer protections for deployed servicemembers. Lawmakers said it removes the unnecessary distractions of civilian life during deployment.