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BRIAN HOWEY: Daniels’ political legacy trumps Bayh’s return

BRIAN HOWEY: Daniels’ political legacy trumps Bayh’s return

For political junkies, the notion of former Democratic Gov. Evan Bayh challenging Gov. Mike Pence was as enticing as a Sox vs. Cubs World Series.

September 21, 2014 12:00 am
Bayh not running for governor in 2016

Bayh not running for governor in 2016

INDIANAPOLIS | Democrat Evan Bayh will not run in 2016 for a second stint as Indiana governor.

September 13, 2014 12:00 am
Dems question state spending on marriage law defense

Dems question state spending on marriage law defense

INDIANAPOLIS | The leader of the Indiana Democratic Party wants to know how much the state is spending to defend its law limiting marriage to opposite-sex couples; a law that federal district and appellate courts have ruled is unconstitutional.

September 08, 2014 2:35 pm Related

Indiana turnout not affected by voter ID requirement

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana's nearly decade-long experiment requiring voters produce photo identification to obtain a ballot likely isn't to blame for the state's lackluster voter turnout.

August 31, 2014 9:30 pm

Eight ways Indiana could improve voter turnout

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana's 58 percent voter turnout in the 2012 presidential election was among the worst in the country. Just 11 states saw fewer eligible voters cast a ballot.

August 30, 2014 9:00 pm

Indiana GOP candidates crush Democrats in fundraising

INDIANAPOLIS | The three Republican candidates running this year for statewide office clobbered their Democratic opponents in fundraising during the second quarter.

July 15, 2014 7:30 pm
Bayh not ruling out run for governor

Bayh not ruling out run for governor

INDIANAPOLIS | Former Indiana governor and U.S. Sen. Evan Bayh hinted Monday that another run for governor could be in his future.

July 14, 2014 5:40 pm Photos

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Dem leader warns all Republicans tainted by outrageous statements

INDIANAPOLIS | State Treasurer Richard Mourdock isn't on the ballot this year and likely never will run for public office again, but that's not stopping Hoosier Democrats from seeking to tie all Indiana Republican candidates to his rhetoric.

June 11, 2014 4:30 pm

Dems hope party's inclusiveness appeals to Hoosier voters

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana Democrats are optimistic they will add to their legislative delegation and win control of the three state offices on the November ballot by promoting themselves as the political party for all Hoosiers.

May 31, 2014 7:06 pm
Former Illinois lawmaker running for Indiana treasurer

Former Illinois lawmaker running for Indiana treasurer

INDIANAPOLIS | A former Illinois state representative is set to become the Indiana Democratic Party's candidate for state treasurer.

May 23, 2014 6:00 pm

Republican state auditor piles up campaign cash

INDIANAPOLIS | Republican State Auditor Suzanne Crouch nearly hauled in more campaign cash in the first three months of the year than the six other GOP and Democratic candidates for statewide office combined.

April 15, 2014 3:21 pm
RICH JAMES: Hoosiers aren't married to changing constitution

RICH JAMES: Hoosiers aren't married to changing constitution

It’s time for House Speaker Brian Bosma and his same-sex marriage ban backers to fess up.

January 29, 2014 12:00 am
Democratic auditor candidate doubts need for $1B Pence tax cut

Democratic auditor candidate doubts need for $1B Pence tax cut

INDIANAPOLIS | The Democratic candidate for state auditor is skeptical of Republican Gov. Mike Pence's proposal to eliminate the business personal property tax without a clear plan to replace the $1 billion in annual revenue the tax cut would take from schools and local governments.

January 01, 2014 6:00 pm Related

Libertarians blast proposed marriage amendment

INDIANAPOLIS | The Libertarian Party has emphatically denounced a proposal to add the state's existing ban on gay marriage and a new prohibition on civil unions to the Indiana Constitution.

November 07, 2013 5:45 pm
Indianapolis Democrat to run for secretary of state in '14

Indianapolis Democrat to run for secretary of state in '14

INDIANAPOLIS | Marion County Clerk Beth White is set to announce Monday she is seeking the Democratic nomination for Indiana secretary of state.

November 02, 2013 12:05 am Photos

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Pence to name new state auditor Thursday

Pence to name new state auditor Thursday

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence will appoint a new state auditor Thursday to replace Tim Berry, who finally resigned Tuesday after more than three weeks of pulling double-duty as chairman of the Indiana Republican Party.

August 14, 2013 9:39 am Related

EDITORIAL: Tweet this as a teachable moment

The errant tweet about Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson's campaign offers a good opportunity to discuss ethics in government.

July 02, 2013 12:00 am

Lawson mum on staffer who sent political tweet

INDIANAPOLIS | Secretary of State Connie Lawson is taking no public action against the employee who issued a campaign message on the Republican's office Twitter account.

June 24, 2013 2:15 pm Related
Ind. secretary of state denies using state resources for campaign

Ind. secretary of state denies using state resources for campaign

INDIANAPOLIS | Secretary of State Connie Lawson does not believe she violated state ethics rules by issuing a campaign message Friday from her seemingly official "@SecretaryLawson" Twitter account.

June 21, 2013 3:00 pm Photos

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4 top Hoosier Republicans quitting party posts

4 top Hoosier Republicans quitting party posts

INDIANAPOLIS | The chairman of the Indiana Republican Party and three top GOP leaders unexpectedly announced Wednesday they are each quitting their party jobs over the next few weeks.

June 19, 2013 6:00 pm
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