Indiana Governor Mike Pence

11:56 am
Thu July 10, 2014

Indiana Gov. Pence Wrong to Ignore Same-Sex Marriages, Marion County Clerk Says

Beth White

The clerk of Indiana's largest county on Thursday rebuked Governor Mike Pence's order for agencies not to recognize same-sex marriages.

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9:00 am
Thu June 26, 2014

What Do Indiana Lawmakers Say About Judge's Ruling Rejecting Same-Sex Marriage Ban?

Rep. Todd Young, a Republican whose district includes Southern Indiana.
Credit U.S. House of Representatives

U.S. District Judge Richard Young's ruling Wednesday that the Indiana's laws banning same-sex marriage were unconstitutional brought a mix of reaction from Indiana leaders on the state and federal level.

Almost immediately after Young's ruling, the Indiana attorney general's office announced it would appeal the decision—a move fully supported by Republican Gov. Mike Pence.

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4:31 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Dwayne Sawyer Takes Oath to Become Indiana Auditor

Dwayne Saywer, left, was introduced as Indiana's new auditor by Gov. Mike Pence last week
Indiana Public Broadcasting

Dwayne Sawyer has been sworn in as the new state auditor, making him the first black Republican to hold a statewide office in Indiana.

The state's chief justice administered the oath to Sawyer during a ceremony today at the Statehouse.

Republican Gov. Mike Pence appointed the Brownsburg Town Council president to complete the 16 months left in the term of former auditor Tim Berry, who was elected to his second term in 2010. Berry stepped down last week to take over as Indiana Republican Party chairman.

8:20 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Pence Pushes for Tax Cut in State of State Speech

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence used his first State of the State address to lobby for a personal income tax cut, an expansion of Indiana's school voucher system and improved vocational training.

The Republican's speech tonight didn’t reveal much new information about what he wants to accomplish. Instead, he's used it to push for a handful of priorities he's laid out since taking office last week.

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