The new law is a renewed effort at preventing distracted driving.

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Posted on July 1, 2015 at 6:16 p.m.

The Democrat is one of nine vying for three at-large council seats.

Tim Vandenack

Posted on July 1, 2015 at 1:14 p.m.
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He met with Iraqi and U.S. military leaders and remains overseas on U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee business.

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Elkhart City Council reviewed tax breaks going to 13 companies earlier in the month, approving them as well. The latest action completes the annual review process.

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Gay rights advocates say they’re elated by the high court’s decision, but the threat of being discriminated against isn’t over. Protesters of Friday’s announcement say it’s a step in the wrong direction.

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