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Candidates invited to "Civil Conversation"

Advancing Voices of Women will have the next program of its Civil Conversations series on Monday in downtown Fort Wayne.

August 14, 2018 12:40 pm


Debate dates spur heated debate

A debate over debates has generated more debate.

August 12, 2018 1:00 am


Contract for electronic poll books approved

In a 2-0 vote Friday, the Allen County Commissioners approved a contract with KNOWiNK for electronic poll books to be used in the...

August 10, 2018 12:00 pm


14 women train for campaigns

Current and perhaps future political candidates went to campaign training camp last weekend.

August 9, 2018 12:10 pm


Council members ask I&M to use more renewable sources

Five members of the Fort Wayne City Council signed a letter Tuesday to encourage Indiana Michigan Power to incorporate...

August 8, 2018 3:50 pm


Tritch, Banks spar over campaign statement

A debate over debates has generated more debate.

August 7, 2018 8:30 pm


Ruling: Officials' Twitter feeds public

Government officials can't block access to their professional social media feeds, Indiana's public access counselor ruled last...

August 5, 2018 1:00 am


Bar Foundation to offer Constitution 101 course

The Allen County Bar Foundation is bringing back its Constitution 101 course ahead of the November midterm election.

August 1, 2018 4:50 pm


Interest grows in congressional race

The race between Republican U.S. Rep. Jim Banks and Democratic challenger Courtney Tritch is attracting interest from outside...

August 1, 2018 2:20 pm


Advancing Voices of Women plan Friday event

Advancing Voices of Women will host a reception for the inaugural Women's Political Institute 5:30 p.m. Friday at Sweetwater Sound, 5501...

July 31, 2018 4:30 pm


Debate dates set for U.S. Senate candidates

Candidates for a U.S. Senate seat from Indiana will debate Oct. 8 and Oct. 30, the Indiana Debate Commission announced...

July 31, 2018 11:50 am


Hoosiers like governor over US senators

Gov. Eric Holcomb is more popular than either of Indiana's U.S. senators, according to polling firm Morning Consult.

July 29, 2018 1:00 am


Public education advocate endorses Tritch

The Network for Public Education Action has endorsed Courtney Tritch, the Democratic candidate in northeast Indiana's 3rd...

July 26, 2018 12:40 pm


Governor shows he can saddle up

Gov. Eric Holcomb finally put his cowboy boots to good use.

July 22, 2018 1:00 am


Walorski, Hall to do 3 debates

Republican U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski has agreed to debate Democratic challenger Mel Hall three times.

July 19, 2018 11:30 pm


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