A third generation Hoosier journalist, Howey has deep roots to Northwest Indiana.
Howey has been writing his weekly political column since 1985 and has worked for the Warsaw Times-Union, Elkhart Truth, Fort Wayne Journal Gazette and NUVO Newsweekly.
He began publishing Howey Politics Indiana in 1994 at www.howeypolitics.com. Howey resides in Indianapolis and Nashville.
Drifting back in time, I can see my family loading up the Rambler for that Thanksgiving trip up to Grandma's house in Mishawaka.
INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana needs a comprehensive, statewide health strategy.
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As Obamacare careens into its second month of implementation, the one conclusion I am coming to is that we may have lost the ability to govern…
As the focus turns from the manufactured shutdown/default crisis in Congress to the disastrous rollout of Obamacare, there is one thing Hoosie…
When I scan the Washington horizon, I see few, if any, heroes, at least in their current stations.
The Obamacare health exchanges got off to a disastrous start this month, plagued by systemic computer glitches. But the focus of the nation wa…
You know, I really hate the speed limit on Interstate 65, so instead of going 70 mph, I plan to go 95 mph.
What we’re seeing in Indiana and nationally is a Republican Party that doesn’t recognize it lost the crucial rubber match.
In the five years since the mortgage bubble burst, Wall Street went into meltdown and the taxpayers from Main Street bailed the 1 percenters o…
INDIANAPOLIS – May 27, 1997.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence achieved a bureaucratic goal Tuesday when the Obama administration signed off on a one-year extension of a federal wai…
After 16 consecutive months of Indiana's jobless rate above the national average -- it's 8.4 percent now, compared to 7.4 for the U.S. -- the …
The images we saw last week are grotesque, disturbing, heartbreaking and might be just a preview of things to come.
The U.S. jobless rate is 7.4 percent. Here in Indiana, it stands at 8.4 percent.
On Aug. 24, 2001, a French stuntman named Thierry Devaux tried to bungee jump from Lady Liberty's torch in the New York Harbor. He ended up da…
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U.S. Reps. Jackie Walorski and Marlin Stutzman are Republican conservatives in neighboring northern Indiana congressional districts. They have…
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