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Scalise visits Whitley, touts current gun laws

The Republican congressman critically wounded by a gunman in 2017 said Tuesday that current firearms laws are sufficient for trying to...

August 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Scalise: Current gun laws sufficient

The Republican congressman critically wounded by a gunman in 2017 said Tuesday that current firearms laws are sufficient for trying...

August 20, 2019 9:40 pm


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Daniels reminisces on paths taken - and not

Purdue University President and former Gov. Mitch Daniels recently sat down with an Indianapolis podcaster for an hour of reminiscing...

August 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Democrat loses bid to run for Decatur mayor

DECATUR – The Adams County Election Board voted 2-1 on Tuesday to disqualify Daniel Rickord as the Democratic nominee for mayor of...

August 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Incumbents in Congress raising cash for '20 vote

U.S. House members representing northeast Indiana have challengers in the 2020 elections – but also sizable leads in...

August 11, 2019 1:00 am


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Adams GOP challenges Decatur mayoral opponent's candidacy

The Adams County Republican Party is challenging the candidacy of Daniel Rickord, the Democratic nominee for mayor of Decatur.

August 9, 2019 11:40 am


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Paper buy proves FWCS' funding point

A routine copy paper purchase on Monday gave the Fort Wayne Community Schools board president an opportunity to send a message to state...

July 28, 2019 1:00 am


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McCarthy in town to help raise funds

U.S. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., was in Fort Wayne on Thursday night to raise funds for Republican congressional...

July 21, 2019 1:00 am


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Hill wants judge to toss sexual harassment suit

INDIANAPOLIS – Lawyers for Indiana's attorney general are downplaying allegations he drunkenly groped four women during a party,...

July 18, 2019 1:00 am


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Hill hauls in $222,000 for campaign

Attorney General Curtis Hill trumpeted a record amount of fundraising in the most recent campaign finance cycle.

July 16, 2019 1:00 am


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Paddock, Jehl big fans of goalball

Two Fort Wayne City Councilmen applauded the recent Paralympic qualifiers competition hosted at Turnstone.

July 14, 2019 1:00 am


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Area lawmakers score well by business group

The Indiana Chamber of Commerce released its annual report scoring state legislators on how they voted on key business legislation in...

July 7, 2019 1:00 am


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Indianapolis rep weighs run for governor

Karlee Macer might be on next year's ballot as a Democratic candidate for Indiana governor.

June 30, 2019 1:00 am


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Crouch gives boost to Holcomb fundraising

Gov. Eric Holcomb's reelection announcement has been set, and his running mate last week stepped up to the plate on...

June 30, 2019 1:00 am


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At 80, he seeks 9th term on council

Terry Werling got his start in politics sweeping floors at Republican headquarters in DeKalb County in the early 1960s.

June 30, 2019 1:00 am