Four months after the horrific Newtown massacre and five months after Indiana witnessed a $51 million U.S. Senate race, the political TV ads have returned.
On New Year's Day, Indiana's four freshman members of the U.S. House voted against the so-called fiscal cliff deal. If the deal hadn't passed — and it did by a 257 to 167 margin — most middle class families would have seen their taxes go up somewhere in the $2,000- to $3,000-a-year range.
Indiana Democrats might as well envision themselves on a London rooftop circa September 1940 during what we know as "The Blitz."
Epic votes in Congress ultimately produce political consequences, though the direction is unknown. The Iraq War resolution and the Affordable Care Act are recent ones that resulted in a demonstrable impact on future elections.
INDIANAPOLIS | Democratic U.S. Rep. Joe Donnelly announced Monday he is running to replace Republican Dick Lugar in the U.S. Senate.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Former Democratic U.S. Rep. Brad Ellsworth says he won't run for Indiana governor - or any other office - next year.
There was a woman at Kokomo's Republican headquarters last August who charged Senate candidate Dan Coats with a mission: "I urge you to start out by repealing all the major legislation from this session. Obviously Obama will veto, and it will be sustained, but take the vote."
News that outgoing Indiana Sen. Evan Bayh won't seek the state's governorship hasn't done much to promote Democratic unity in Lake County.
INDIANAPOLIS | So, what lessons should we take from Tuesday's election? Let me count the ways:
Now that Tuesday's elections are history, we can all sit back and breathe a sigh of relief.
INDIANAPOLIS | Former U.S. Sen. Dan Coats has recaptured his old seat in the world's most deliberative body.
Learn more about Indiana candidates for U.S. Senator. (No response received from Rebecca Sink-Burris.)
With less than a week before the election, Indiana Democrats are desperate for improvement at the top of the state's ticket. Democrat Brad Ellsworth is significantly behind Republican Dan Coats in the U.S. Senate race. So it's back to some of the Democrats' best work -- making fun of Coats o…
On the eve of the 1800 election, a letter by Alexander Hamilton accusing John Adams of character defects and declaring him "unfit" for the presidency was leaked to Adams' rivals. In no time, the words went viral. Consider it one of the first examples of negative campaigning.
Hoosier voters have three choices on the ballot for U.S. Senate — Republican Dan Coats, Democrat Brad Ellsworth or Libertarian Rebecca Sink-Burris.
Brad Ellsworth, democratic candidate for the United States Senate from Indiana.
INDIANAPOLIS | A lifetime ban on lawmakers becoming lobbyists and a balanced budget amendment are among the reforms U.S. Rep. Brad Ellsworth, D-Ind., vows to pursue if Hoosiers elect him to the U.S. Senate.
If a poll released Monday is any indication, Indiana looks ripe for a Republican pickup in the Senate this year.
INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., came to Indianapolis on Saturday to speak at a fundraiser for Democratic Indiana U.S. Senate candidate Brad Ellsworth.
INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., said Saturday that Brad Ellsworth is the right person, with the right message, at the right time to win Indiana's U.S. Senate race.
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