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Indiana gets financial reporting award for 24th straight year

State Auditor Tera Klutz announced that Indiana has received the highest award for financial reporting from the Government Finance Officers...

May 23, 2017 1:58 pm


Republicans with eye on Senate heat up their feud

“Republicans shouldn't do this to other Republicans,” is the ominous lead to a blast fundraising email Rep. Todd Rokita,...

May 21, 2017 1:00 am


Rokita hires prominent GOP fundraiser

Rep. Todd Rokita, R-4th, has taken a step toward launching a U.S. Senate bid by appointing a statewide campaign finance...

May 14, 2017 1:00 am


Rokita signals U.S. Senate campaign with finance team

Rep. Todd Rokita, R-4th, has taken a step toward launching a U.S. Senate campaign by appointing a statewide finance...

May 10, 2017 1:00 pm


2 state reps to be at Allen Democrats' dinner

State Reps. Joe Taylor, D-South Bend, and Melanie Wright, D-Yorktown, will be the featured guests at the Allen County Democratic...

May 10, 2017 12:50 pm


Seek 'common good,' Young says

In his maiden speech on the floor of the Senate, freshman Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., called Thursday for his colleagues to pursue...

May 7, 2017 1:00 am


3rd Republican seeks Donnelly's Senate seat

The field for the Republican nomination in next year's U.S. Senate election in Indiana has grown to three.

May 4, 2017 4:00 pm


Pence daughter shares Pacific trip tales

Charlotte Pence recently enjoyed jetting around the Asia Pacific on a 10-day trip with her father, Vice President Mike Pence, and...

April 30, 2017 1:00 am


Indivisible plans town hall, with or without congressman

Indivisible Indiana Third Congressional District has invited Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, to a town hall meeting in Angola on May...

April 27, 2017 2:50 pm


Didier: Downtown traffic an "absolute cluster"

One Fort Wayne City Councilman described ongoing construction projects in downtown Fort Wayne as an "absolute cluster."

April 26, 2017 4:00 pm


Lawmakers to speak to HU Foundation

U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd; state Sen. Andy Zay, R-Huntington; and state Rep. Dan Leonard, R-Huntington, will speak at the May breakfast...

April 26, 2017 12:00 pm


Indivisible rep to speak at Our Revolution meeting

Brian O'Hara of Indivisible, Allen County will speak Tuesday at a meeting of the progressive political organization Our Revolution of...

April 24, 2017 4:50 pm


Paddock seeks solution for Tech, park

Fort Wayne City Councilman Geoff Paddock, D-5th, hopes an agreement for use of Memorial Park can be reached that will satisfy everyone's...

April 23, 2017 1:00 am


Banks to meet with constituents in Decatur

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, will have a town hall meeting of sorts in Decatur on Friday.

April 18, 2017 10:50 am


Rokita has $1.5 million for possible Senate run

Rep. Todd Rokita, R-4th, who might run for the U.S. Senate, announced Monday that his House campaign raised $321,000 in...

April 17, 2017 5:10 pm


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