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WALTER WILLIAMS: Favors, loot for sale by Congress

WALTER WILLIAMS: Favors, loot for sale by Congress

At a July fundraising event in Chicago, Michelle Obama remarked, "So, yeah, there's too much money in politics. There's (sic) special interests that have too much influence."

September 14, 2014 12:00 am
BRIAN HOWEY: Mike Pence for president? Stay tuned

BRIAN HOWEY: Mike Pence for president? Stay tuned

Mike Pence for president?

April 13, 2014 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Gates isn't helping USA or himself

GUEST COMMENTARY: Gates isn't helping USA or himself

Defense Secretary Robert Gates was professional and effective in office, but has abruptly reversed course with his new volume of memoirs which bluntly criticize former colleagues, including President Barack Obama.

February 01, 2014 12:00 am
BRIAN HOWEY: The nexus of military assault, suicide

BRIAN HOWEY: The nexus of military assault, suicide

The wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are either over or winding down, but the specters of death and justice have taken a disturbing new tandem twist this year with the issues of U.S. military suicides and sexual assaults within the ranks.

June 23, 2013 12:00 am
BRIAN HOWEY: Republicans in time warp on Obamacare

BRIAN HOWEY: Republicans in time warp on Obamacare

If you’re a Democrat, you’re looking over your shoulder heading into the 2014 Affordable Care Act installation (and mid-term elections) and pointing out that people with pre-existing conditions will be covered, there no longer will be annual limits for coverage received, and that college kid…

June 02, 2013 12:00 am
Guess who's coming to dinner?

Guess who's coming to dinner?

Have you wondered which Republican senators President Barack Obama invited to tonight's high-profile but private dinner at the White House? One of them is a Hoosier.

March 06, 2013 3:50 pm Photos

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BRIAN HOWEY: Move up Indiana's primary election

BRIAN HOWEY: Move up Indiana's primary election

In April 2008, Hillary Clinton made a campaign appearance at the Wigwam in Anderson. About two hours before she took the stage, a huge line of thousands of people encircled the historic basketball gym, waiting to get in.

February 24, 2013 12:00 am
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February 06, 2013 12:00 am
Romney endorses Mourdock in new ad

Romney endorses Mourdock in new ad

INDIANAPOLIS | Ahead of Tuesday's final U.S. Senate debate, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is telling Hoosiers in a new ad airing on Northwest Indiana cable TV stations that he needs them to elect Richard Mourdock.

October 22, 2012 12:55 pm Video

Senate candidates differ on right course for America's future

INDIANAPOLIS | It is widely believed that the U.S. Senate is a broken institution, trapped by its own rules into requiring 60 out of 100 votes to take any action.

October 20, 2012 7:10 pm

McCain demands 'Lugar Republicans' vote for Mourdock

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., wants Hoosier supporters of U.S. Sen. Dick Lugar, R-Ind., to put aside any anger remaining from the bitter Republican primary and elect Richard Mourdock to the U.S. Senate.

October 17, 2012 11:34 am

Thousands get head start on Lake election

CROWN POINT | Lake County voters already are turning out to vote, election officials said Monday.

October 15, 2012 5:25 pm
Indiana not 'battleground' state this year

Indiana not 'battleground' state this year

INDIANAPOLIS | A once-in-a-generation presidential candidate with a huge campaign cash advantage turned Indiana in 2008 from solidly Republican into a battleground state narrowly won by Democrat Barack Obama.

September 08, 2012 10:00 pm
ANDREA NEAL: A two-century tradition of negative attacks

ANDREA NEAL: A two-century tradition of negative attacks

Don’t blame Mitt Romney and Barack Obama for the ugly tone of the 2012 presidential race. Blame John Adams and Thomas Jefferson. They started it.

August 30, 2012 12:00 am
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June 13, 2012 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: Wisconsin recall election has regional, national significance

GUEST COMMENTARY: Wisconsin recall election has regional, national significance

The election defeat of the effort to oust Republican Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin is significant for national politics, in particular the Midwest. Democratic nominee Tom Barrett, Milwaukee's mayor, faced Walker in a replay of their 2010 election contest.

June 09, 2012 12:00 am

McCain, Palin take opposite sides in Ind. U.S. Senate race

INDIANAPOLIS | They ran together in 2008 for president and vice president, but U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., and former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin don't agree on who should be Indiana's Republican candidate for U.S. Senate.

April 27, 2012 4:00 pm
GUEST COMMENTARY: Obama's Wisconsin emphasis reflects national political strategy

GUEST COMMENTARY: Obama's Wisconsin emphasis reflects national political strategy

"Manufacturing is coming back," declared President Barack Obama at a Master Lock plant in Milwaukee, Wis. Actually, the U.S. remains one of the principal manufacturing powers on the planet, but this trip was designed to help win November elections, not provide an economics lecture.

February 17, 2012 2:54 pm
ANDREA NEAL: Indiana election fraud: Is corruption contagious?

ANDREA NEAL: Indiana election fraud: Is corruption contagious?

In St. Joseph County, the prosecutor is investigating claims that hundreds of signatures were forged on petitions to qualify Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton for the state presidential primary ballot in 2008.

November 02, 2011 12:00 am

Census, states' redistricting may complicate Obama 2012 bid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The 2010 census report coming out Tuesday will include a boatload of good political news for Republicans and grim data for Democrats hoping to re-elect President Barack Obama and rebound from last month's devastating elections.

December 20, 2010 12:00 am
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