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A brief history of race and politics in Indiana

The idea of “white supremacy” in Indiana has often appeared in our history not as violent mobs, but as the mainstream politics of the masses.

Reading Time: 12 minutes

Hoosiers in the Cabinet: Where do Pence, Azar, Buttigieg, and Klain fit into state history?

As the U.S. transitions presidential administrations, two Hoosiers are leaving the Cabinet while two others join. Here’s a look at all the Hoosiers we could find who have ever served in a Presidential Cabinet.

Reading Time: 8 minutes

Site updates: Why I’m still listing the Superintendent of Public Instruction, women serving in office, and a new voter turnout tool

In the past month, I’ve quietly been adding data and creating new tools on the website. Here’s a look at all the recently added features, with a preview of what’s on deck.

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Exploring the new database, Part 3: Politicians and offices

We wrap up our exploration of the tools on the new version of the website with a look at the tools that help you research politicians and offices, including tools to see minority and women officeholders or rosters for every session of the General Assembly.

Reading Time: 4 minutes