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February 21, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

Hold Up, Wait a Minute

There’s a phrase you’ve probably noticed time and time again throughout these updates – that a bill was “heard and held” in committee.  Proposals routinely receive an initial committee hearing without a vote, instead being held for further discussion and (perhaps) later action. Sometimes legislation is complex or significant enough…

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February 14, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

One more chance…

One more chance… For this Valentine’s Day edition of your Indy Chamber advocacy update, an old-school ballad from Biggie and Faith Evans that also describes the state of play in the General Assembly: With the second half of the session underway, we’ve got one more chance to influence the direction…

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February 7, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

You can plan a pretty picnic…

This week was about survival for plenty of legislative proposals as third reading deadlines marked halftime for the session. Now it’s time to head into the homestretch of this short session, planning a second-half strategy to push key elements of our agenda across the finish line – enjoying strong momentum…

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February 7, 2020 Emily Krawzak

Indianapolis Cultural Trail to Expand

Lead gift from Lilly Endowment paves the way INDIANAPOLIS – Indianapolis Cultural Trail, Inc. announced today that the Indianapolis Cultural Trail: A Legacy of Gene & Marilyn Glick will undergo its first major expansion in its almost ten-year history, adding new stretches to the internationally recognized linear…

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February 3, 2020 Emily Krawzak

Welcome to new members in January!

We’d like to give a warm welcome to all Indy Chamber members who joined in the month of January! We are thrilled to support you as you do business in our state. FME Studios, Inc.IT IndianapolisCollective AlternativeDave & Buster’sIndiana Equity BrokersBDO DigitalLincLogixIndiana Passenger…

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January 31, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

It’s Tricky

We’ve mentioned before that the pace of the ten-week short session can feel more like a sprint than a marathon, so Run DMC is a perfect reference for this turning point in the legislative schedule (and did you see that Grammy’s performance?).  This week marked deadlines for committee action (passing…

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January 30, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

THINK REGIONAL: Smart Cities Growth & Development, Transportation & Technology Dinner

Smart Cities: Growth & Development, Transportation & Technology Join us for dinner and a select panel of representatives to better understand the importance and impact of thinking with a regional perspective; how communities develop, grow, and sustain themselves; and what considerations should be made to build…

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January 26, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

Indianapolis Region Touts a Record $2.6 Billion in Capital Investment for 2019, Announces New Leader for Regional Partnership

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Today, the Indy Partnership, a regional economic development organization and business unit of the Indy Chamber, announced a record-setting 2019 with more than $2.6 billion in capital investment across the 9-county Indianapolis Region, besting a previous record set in 2018 by over $200 million. Additionally, more than 8,700 jobs…

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January 24, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

Putting In Work

It was a hectic week at the Statehouse, with a full schedule of committee hearings and action on hundreds of bills as halftime for the session looms ahead.  And we don’t expect the pace to slow down, with Tuesday being the final day for committee action and third reading deadlines…

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January 24, 2020 Courtney Smallwood

Indiana Organizations Support Legislation to Provide Reasonable Accommodations for Pregnant Workers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: JANUARY 24, 2020 Indiana Institute for Working Families Contact:  Erin Macey (emacey@incap.org), (317) 270-0874; March of Dimes Contact: Jeena Siela (JSiela@marchofdimes.org), (317) 285-0192 IndyChamber Contact: Tim Brown (tbrown@indychamber.com), (317) 464-2284 Indiana Organizations Support Legislation to Provide Reasonable Accommodations…

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