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Niki Kelly

Niki Kelly, Indianapolis Bureau Reporter, has worked at The Journal Gazette, primarily covering Statehouse issues, since 1996. She is the author of Political Notebook. | 317-686-0901

Stories by Niki Kelly

Senate Elections Committee passes redistricting maps

The Senate Elections Committee slightly tweaked Marion County Senate districts Tuesday before voting the redistricting bill out 7-2.

September 28, 2021 10:22 am


Public gives criticism of redistricting

Senators heard public testimony Monday on proposed redistricting maps.

September 28, 2021 1:00 am

Meds battle intrigues legislators

Lawmakers could focus on the controversial prescription drug practice of white bagging when they return in January.

September 19, 2021 1:00 am

Teacher wins $3,000 in map contest

Fort Wayne resident Jorge Fernandez last week prevailed in a public mapping competition – submitting the winning boundaries for...

September 19, 2021 1:00 am

 Rep. Tim Wesco, R-Osceola, listens during a public hearing on the redistricting plan at the Statehouse, Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings) (Foto: The Associated Press)

Redistricting biased: Expert

“Nothing but intentional political gerrymandering can explain the bias in these maps."

September 17, 2021 1:00 am