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Allen Right to Life PAC endorses candidates

The Allen County Right to Life Political Action Committee has endorsed 18 Republican candidates for federal, state and county offices.

September 27, 2016 6:24 am


3 debates set for governor, 1 for senator

A bevy of political debates have been set by the Indiana Debate Commission. First up, the three candidates for governor of Indiana have agreed to debate three times in televised d ...

September 24, 2016 10:01 pm


Paulding Chamber to host candidates' breakfast

The Paulding Chamber of Commerce will host an Oct. 4 breakfast where voters can learn more about the candidates and issues on the ballot.

September 23, 2016 10:16 am


Debate set for Senate candidates

The three candidates for an open U.S. Senate seat from Indiana have agreed to participate in a televised debate.

September 22, 2016 9:20 am


Area lawmakers in 'test run' of constitutional convention

Three area legislators are in Williamsburg, Virginia, this week to participate in a test run of a United States Constitutional Convention under Article V of the U.S. Constitution.

September 21, 2016 10:58 am


3 debates set for Indiana gubernatorial candidates

The three candidates for governor of Indiana have agreed to debate three times in televised debates organized by the Indiana Debate Commission.

September 21, 2016 10:53 am


Conservative PAC backs Banks

State Sen. Jim Banks of Columbia City was among 13 GOP congressional candidates endorsed Wednesday by the Guardian Fund, a political action committee that supports conservative military veterans.

September 21, 2016 8:49 am


Indiana Senate race a toss-up, analysts say

The U.S. Senate race in Indiana between Democrat Evan Bayh and Republican Todd Young appears to be among the closest Senate contests in the country, according to campaign analysts.

September 20, 2016 11:00 am


Libertarian to speak to progressive group

Pepper Snyder, the Libertarian candidate for the northeast Indiana seat in the U.S. House, will present her campaign platform Monday, Sept. 26, at a meeting of Our Revolution of Northeast IN.

September 19, 2016 2:40 pm


State Senate GOP to offer paid internships

The Indiana Senate Republican Caucus is offering paid, spring-semester internships during the 2017 session of the General Assembly.

September 19, 2016 8:38 am


Didier 'disappointed' by anthem protest

Speaking during the comment portion of Tuesday’s Fort Wayne City Council meeting, Councilman Tom Didier, R-3rd, expressed his disappointment at the decisions of some professi ...

September 17, 2016 10:01 pm


Young, Bayh to be in Fort Wayne on Friday

Rivals for an open U.S. Senate from Indiana are scheduled to be in Fort Wayne on Friday, although not at the same time or place.

September 14, 2016 11:06 am


Councilman Didier disappointed in those not standing for national anthem

Speaking during the comment portion of Tuesday's Fort Wayne City Council meeting, Councilman Tom Didier, R-3rd, expressed his disappointment at the decisions of some professional a ...

September 13, 2016 6:02 pm


Councilman Arp offers thanks for prayers for daughter

  During Tuesday's City Council meeting, Councilman Jason Arp, R-4th, thanked his fellow councilmen and members of the community for their support during his daughter's illne ...

September 13, 2016 6:01 pm


Ex-resident is U.S. Senate candidate in Florida

A former Fort Wayne resident has become the Libertarian Party candidate for a U.S. Senate seat in Florida. Paul Stanton, 31, is running against Republican Sen. Marco Rubio and Dem ...

September 13, 2016 3:00 pm


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