INDIANAPOLIS | The state is poised to become an education island after the Republican-controlled Senate approved legislation Wednesday fully withdrawing Indiana from the Common Core standards used by 45 other states to define what students should learn at each grade level.
The modern day Republican Party: government whose sole purpose is to legislate its hate agenda — corporate welfare but no child welfare; low or no corporate taxes; getting rid of tax breaks that help the poor; a dog-eat-dog society; a two-class society where the few super rich control the im…
It’s good to be back home again in Indiana after a brief respite where no one ever has seen snow.
Mike Delph is a Republican state senator from Carmel, but he is well known to Republicans throughout the state.
What is it with Indiana Republicans and their belief that this state can act independently of the federal government?
VALPARAISO | The Porter County Election Board will meet next Friday to decide whether to buy an e-pollbook system and printer that County Clerk Karen Martin said could save thousands of dollars a year now spent on unused ballots.
INDIANAPOLIS | House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath, D-Michigan City, is disappointed that the Republican-controlled General Assembly is on track to produce zero major accomplishments before adjourning for the year in just three weeks.
Sen. Mike Delph turned against the GOP leadership in the Indiana Senate over the watered-down marriage amendment.
VALPARAISO | Jeff Good's name remains on the ballot for the GOP primary in May. For now.
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INDIANAPOLIS | State Sen. Mike Delph, R-Carmel, has promised "an announcement Monday morning you won't want to miss," following an epic, two-day Twitter rant where he condemned weak Republican leadership, gay-marriage supporters, liberal Christian ministers and activist judges.
Perhaps Lake County Republicans aren't endangered species after all. Maybe it's time to retract the characterization I've made in past columns of a minuscule number of conservatives wandering the region.
As is the case in Washington, politics in the Indiana Legislature has become more divisive.
Conventional wisdom dictates rampant political corruption radiating from certain members of a county political party — coupled with excessive government taxing and spending — should create the perfect environment for fresh faces to sweep into elected offices.
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