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U.S. Sen. Dan Coats

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind.

December 23, 2013 12:00 am
William Costas remembered for his great faith

William Costas remembered for his great faith

VALPARAISO | Former state Sen. William Costas was being remembered by family and friends as a man of faith and honesty Tuesday.

July 23, 2013 5:30 pm

Indiana Democrats endorse Visclosky for 15th term

INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Democratic Party has endorsed U.S. Rep. Pete Visclosky, D-Merrillville, for another term in Congress.

August 30, 2011 6:30 pm

Lugar, Mourdock may need to make room for Delph in U.S. Senate race

INDIANAPOLIS | Could a third candidate join the race for the Republican nomination for Indiana's U.S. Senate seat?

August 16, 2011 12:00 pm

Poll finds Mourdock ahead of Lugar in GOP U.S. Senate race

INDIANAPOLIS | Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock has overtaken U.S. Sen. Dick Lugar in their race for the 2012 Republican U.S. Senate nomination.

July 26, 2011 5:00 pm

In twist, Coats increases government's burden on a business

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen Dan Coats, R-Ind., ran for office in 2010 promising that once elected he would work to eliminate unnecessary government regulation of business.

June 22, 2011 2:00 pm
Senate race: Who's 'in touch' with Hoosiers?

Senate race: Who's 'in touch' with Hoosiers?

This is the latest in artist Mitch Markovitz's series of Short Shore Line illustrations done exclusively for The Times.

May 15, 2011 12:00 am

Bayh still spending campaign cash

In February 2010, Evan Bayh shocked the world of politics by announcing he would leave it.

May 15, 2011 12:00 am

Democratic U.S. Rep. Joe Donnelly running for U.S. Senate

INDIANAPOLIS | Democratic U.S. Rep. Joe Donnelly announced Monday he is running to replace Republican Dick Lugar in the U.S. Senate.

May 09, 2011 2:50 pm

U.S. senators announce wager on Butler, UConn game

The U.S. senators from Indiana on Monday announced a friendly wager on the NCAA men's championship game between the Butler Bulldogs and the UConn Huskies.

April 04, 2011 11:44 am
U.S. Sen. Dan Coats

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats, R-Ind.

March 23, 2011 12:00 am

Nancy Reagan selects Lugar to help with award presentation

INDIANAPOLIS | The U.S. senator that voted most often in support of President Ronald Reagan's political agenda will help lead an event celebrating the 100th birthday of the late president.

March 08, 2011 5:00 pm

Mourdock to challenge Lugar in 2012 primary

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana state Treasurer Richard Mourdock will challenge longtime U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar in next year's Republican primary.

February 23, 2011 12:00 am
Bayh: Senate 'not getting as much done'

Bayh: Senate 'not getting as much done'

For the majority of the past half-century, a man named Bayh has represented Indiana in the U.S. Senate.

December 26, 2010 12:00 am
Bayh hopes law is step in ending Alzheimer's

Bayh hopes law is step in ending Alzheimer's

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Sen. Evan Bayh, D-Ind., added to his legacy as a pragmatic problem-solver this month by winning congressional approval for legislation that will better coordinate the nation's fight against Alzheimer's disease.

December 24, 2010 9:00 pm Photos


GOP Indiana Sen. Delph criticizes Lugar

INDIANAPOLIS | An Indiana state senator sharply criticized U.S. Sen. Dick Lugar on Friday in what could be a preview of Indiana's 2012 Republican U.S. Senate primary.

December 03, 2010 6:00 pm

Durbin stuck on Democratic ladder?

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., might be thwarted in his climb up the Senate's Democratic power ladder.

November 30, 2010 2:00 pm

Lugar to help secure weapon material

INDIANAPOLIS | It's like the movie "Outbreak," only this time it's real.

November 05, 2010 5:30 pm

Obama hired gun signs on with Giannoulias

SPRINGFIELD | The man who helped President Barack Obama capture the White House is trying to help make sure a Democrat succeeds the president in the U.S. Senate.

July 29, 2010 12:00 am

Lake Michigan oil drilling turns into campaign issue

At least it is in the Wisconsin U.S. Senate race, with TPMDC reporting on Democrat incumbent Russ Feingold hammering his Republican challenger Ron Johnson on the issue, saying Johnson is "willing to hand over the Great Lakes to the oil companies."

July 13, 2010 10:26 am
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