Indianapolis is the capital city of the U.S. state of Indiana, and also the county seat of Marion County. As of the 2010 census, the city’s population is 829,718. It is the 12th largest city in the United States.
- Sunday, March 13, 2016More cities across Indiana are working to adopt local ordinances that ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity after a push for statewide protections failed in the General Assembly last month.
- Thursday, January 28, 2016A bill to extend civil rights to gay, lesbian and bisexual — but not transgender — people will most likely be taken up by the full chamber.
- Wednesday, January 27, 2016Critics said the law would permit discrimination against LGBTQ people.
- Wednesday, January 13, 2016Conservative ministers have delivered petitions signed by over 5,000 people who oppose civil rights protections for LGBTQ people.
- Tuesday, January 12, 2016During his State of the State speech, he said that "no one should ever fear persecution because of their deeply held religious beliefs."
- Tuesday, January 12, 2016He says constitutional rights to religious freedom in worship, service or work are "too precious."
- Tuesday, January 12, 2016John Gregg's campaign manager calls Pence a "national embarrassment" for refusing to offer a position on extending protections to gay people.
- Thursday, January 7, 2016A Republican state senator proposed granting Indiana civil rights protections to LGBTQ people -- but the new bill omits transgender rights altogether.
- Tuesday, January 5, 2016For months, the socially conservative Pence has explained that he's still "studying" adding protections.