INDIANAPOLIS — Republican Eric Holcomb launched his tenure as the state's 51st governor Monday with an optimistic view of Indiana's past and a realistic assessment of its current and future challenges.
Republican Todd Young was sworn-in for a six-year term as one of Indiana's two U.S. senators during a ceremony Tuesday at the Capitol in Washington, D.C.
INDIANAPOLIS — This year is certain to be remembered for the innumerable electoral twists and turns whose results now are set to shape the destinies of Indiana, America and the world — and Hoosiers were at the center of it all.
INDIANAPOLIS — Since Election Day, Valparaiso businessman Chuck Williams said he's received about 74,000 emails, and found, on more than one occasion, his home mailbox completely stuffed with some of the more than 3,000 letters sent to him from across the country by Hillary Clinton supporter…
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana's eleven Republican representatives to the Electoral College will gather at the Statehouse on Monday to formally cast votes to make Donald Trump the 45th U.S. president.
INDIANAPOLIS — This year's fiercely contested races for president, U.S. senator and Indiana governor made no difference in the proportion of Hoosiers participating in the Nov. 8 election.
INDIANAPOLIS — Donald Trump won the presidential election by attracting support from many Republicans and some Democrats who simply were fed up with, well, pretty much everything.
Write-in presidential candidates such as Jill Stein and Darrell Castle did not garner enough votes on election night to pose a threat to the two dominant parties.
CROWN POINT — Lake County’s political compass went into reverse Tuesday night.
INDIANAPOLIS — The Republicans' sweeping win in Indiana on Election Day means Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb should be able to stay the course when he takes over as governor for Mike Pence, who leaves in January to become vice president.
NEW YORK — Demonstrators took to the streets in San Francisco and gathered in a New York City park Thursday to express their outrage over Donald Trump's unexpected presidential win while Trump supporters took to social media and denounced demonstrators as hypocrites or worse for not acceptin…
WASHINGTON — President-elect Donald Trump is keeping America in the dark about his earliest conversations and decisions about his incoming government, and bucking a long-standing practice intended to ensure the public has a watchful eye on the nation's new leader.
INDIANAPOLIS — Gov.-elect Eric Holcomb believes Hoosiers voting Tuesday for Republican President-elect Donald Trump largely fueled the GOP sweep of statewide offices.
INDIANAPOLIS — Several hundred well-wishers and a high school band greeted Republican Vice President-elect Mike Pence on Thursday night when he triumphantly returned to Indiana for the first time since Tuesday's election.
SPRINGFIELD — At the end of a long, blistering and unprecedentedly expensive campaign season, the results of Tuesday’s races for the Illinois General Assembly did little to alter the political stalemate that has led to the state’s historic budget impasse.
MOSCOW — A top Russian diplomat and Vladimir Putin's spokesman said Thursday that Russian experts were in contact with some members of President-elect Donald Trump's staff during the presidential campaign, a period in which the United States accused Russia of hacking into Democratic Party em…
CHICAGO — Thousands of protesters around the country took to the streets Wednesday to condemn the election of Donald Trump as president.
WASHINGTON — Cheers and tears. Market whiplash. A glass ceiling not quite shattered. Calls to "lick our wounds."
CHICAGO — Thousands of protesters marched through Chicago's Loop and gathered outside Chicago's Trump Tower to express their disapproval of the election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States.
WASHINGTON — A fractured, discontented electorate handed Donald Trump the presidency, allowing him to breach a region that Democrat Hillary Clinton was banking on in her bid for the presidency.
INDIANAPOLIS — Gov.-elect Eric Holcomb is relying on several Northwest Indiana leaders and former colleagues from the Gov. Mitch Daniels administration as he prepares to reboot Indiana’s Republican government ahead of his Jan. 9 swearing-in.
Full results from Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties for all races pertaining to the Region.
INDIANAPOLIS — The man who ended Democrat Evan Bayh’s three-decade unbeaten streak in Indiana elections took his accomplishment in stride Wednesday morning as he mingled with diners a few blocks from the Statehouse.
WASHINGTON — Republicans were all but guaranteed to keep their majority in the Senate Wednesday as they racked up key wins in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, North Carolina, Indiana and Florida.
NEW YORK — As the night wore on and things looked progressively worse for Hillary Clinton, her aides stopped taking calls or answering text messages. Ordinarily they would have been busy offering their spin to reporters, but as the presidential race slipped away from her and toward Republica…
Lake voters made history Tuesday with a couple of firsts for both parties.
INDIANAPOLIS — U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski, R-Jimtown, survived a strong challenge by Democrat Lynn Coleman, of South Bend, to win a third term representing this north central Indiana district that includes western and southern LaPorte County.
CROWN POINT — Lake County's old campaigner was carried off the battlefield on his shield Tuesday night.