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Pence in Germany condemns Russian aggression

Pence in Germany condemns Russian aggression

Gov. Mike Pence staked a belligerent position toward Russia on Wednesday, declaring the "reset" of U.S.-Russian relations has failed and calling for construction of a European missile defense shield to deter Russian aggression.

April 16, 2014 7:00 pm Related

Redistricting reforms failed to win Legislature's approval

INDIANAPOLIS | A plan to reform how Indiana draws its legislative districts, which could determine who gets elected and the policies they pursue, was perhaps the top item the General Assembly failed to act on last month prior to adjourning for the year.

April 06, 2014 12:00 am
Coats seeks return of 'regular order' in U.S. Senate

Coats seeks return of 'regular order' in U.S. Senate

INDIANAPOLIS | If Republicans take control of the U.S. Senate following this year's elections, expect a fierce intraparty battle over whether to punish Democrats for enacting Senate rules changes that largely have sidelined the chamber's minority party.

March 22, 2014 4:44 pm
Valpo native trading Statehouse for U.S. Capitol

Valpo native trading Statehouse for U.S. Capitol

INDIANAPOLIS | The Valparaiso native who has led communications for Indiana Senate Republicans over the past two years is resigning to become spokeswoman for U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-Jimtown.

March 17, 2014 6:00 pm

Democrat drops Congressional run against Rokita

INDIANAPOLIS | Democrat Tara Nelson decided this week not to take a second run at unseating U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis.

January 31, 2014 5:15 pm

House wants commission to draw legislative district maps

INDIANAPOLIS | Campaigns and elections for seats in the General Assembly and Indiana's Congressional delegation may become more competitive under a House plan approved 77-20 Tuesday.

January 21, 2014 5:30 pm Related

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Statehouse busts of black politicians unveiled

INDIANAPOLIS | State Sen. Lonnie Randolph, D-East Chicago, presided Thursday over the unveiling of two busts of trailblazing African-American Hoosier politicians, now on permanent display in the Statehouse.

January 16, 2014 2:53 pm
Rokita embraces default as chance to cut size of government

Rokita embraces default as chance to cut size of government

INDIANAPOLIS | Count U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita among Republicans who -- contrary to nearly every economist -- believes it would be a good thing in the long run if the United States defaults on its national debt Thursday.

October 14, 2013 1:06 pm
Nelson mounts second challenge for Rokita's seat in Congress

Nelson mounts second challenge for Rokita's seat in Congress

INDIANAPOLIS | Democrat Tara Nelson will take a second shot at knocking U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis, out of Congress.

October 07, 2013 6:30 pm Related
Federal taxes still due despite shutdown

Federal taxes still due despite shutdown

INDIANAPOLIS | Americans who requested a six-month extension to file income taxes must submit their returns by Oct. 15 -- even if the federal government is still shut down.

October 07, 2013 10:36 am
Rokita refused to apologize for comments toward CNN anchor

Rokita refused to apologize for comments toward CNN anchor

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis, isn't apologizing after calling CNN anchor Carol Costello "beautiful" Thursday, while saying she didn't understand the federal government shutdown, but insists his remarks were not meant to be hurtful.

October 04, 2013 1:13 pm Video
Rokita tells news anchor, 'You're beautiful, but...'

Rokita tells news anchor, 'You're beautiful, but...'

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis, awkwardly ended a CNN television interview Thursday by praising anchor Carol Costello's looks while suggesting she doesn't understand the federal government shutdown.

October 03, 2013 4:17 pm Video
Hoosier Congressman reveals GOP shutdown is pointless

Hoosier Congressman reveals GOP shutdown is pointless

INDIANAPOLIS | An Indiana Congressman has accidentally exposed the government shutdown strategy of U.S. House Republicans -- they don't have one.

October 03, 2013 2:45 pm Related
Hoosier's Obamacare funding fight could force government shutdown

Hoosier's Obamacare funding fight could force government shutdown

INDIANAPOLIS | A northeast Indiana congressman is risking a potential shutdown of the federal government in his last-ditch effort to delay implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

August 01, 2013 10:50 am Photos

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Rokita wants secret court rulings disclosed

Rokita wants secret court rulings disclosed

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis, believes the attorney general should be required to disclose decisions of the secret court that has authorized federal agencies to collect and analyze the telephone and Internet records of all Americans.

June 20, 2013 2:45 pm Related
Rokita blasts NSA record-gathering program

Rokita blasts NSA record-gathering program

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis, accused the National Security Agency Monday of violating constitutional protections against unlawful searches following disclosures the spy agency collected and stored the telephone and Internet records of all Americans.

June 17, 2013 7:00 pm
Poll finds most Hoosiers support Senate immigration plan

Poll finds most Hoosiers support Senate immigration plan

INDIANAPOLIS | Nearly 7 out of 10 Hoosiers support the immigration reform legislation making its way through the U.S. Senate, according to a new poll released Thursday.

June 13, 2013 11:19 am Related
Student loan interest rates to double unless Congress acts

Student loan interest rates to double unless Congress acts

INDIANAPOLIS | Next time you're at the grocery store or a RailCats game or anywhere out and about in the region, look around -- almost one of every five adults you see owes money on student loans.

June 09, 2013 12:00 am Related
Pence urges Congress approve media shield law

Pence urges Congress approve media shield law

INDIANAPOLIS | Gov. Mike Pence is no longer a member of Congress, but that's not stopping him from pushing for the federal media shield law he championed during his 12 years in Washington, D.C.

May 23, 2013 6:00 pm Related
Rokita fundraising off IRS controversy

Rokita fundraising off IRS controversy

INDIANAPOLIS | U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita, R-Indianapolis, is using the controversy over an Internal Revenue Service investigation into the tax-exempt status of some Tea Party groups to raise money for his 2014 re-election campaign.

May 21, 2013 5:45 pm
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