Political Notebook

  • Shepard to receive democracy award
    The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site has announced Randall T. Shepard of Evansville as the recipient of the 2014 Advancing American Democracy Award.
  • Stutzman ready for a real recess
    Congress is off the month of August for a "district work period," but its members and the media still refer to such breaks as "recess."
  • Liz Brown gets 4 endorsements
    Liz Brown, the Republican running for the Senate District 15 seat, announced four endorsements Thursday.
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Pence to say thanks to local first responders

Gov. Mike Pence plans to thank public safety workers in Allen County on Thursday for their work during this week's winter storm. The governor's office said Wednesday that Pence will appear at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Southest Allen County Fire District Station, 11609 Lower Huntington Road, to thank first responders for their efforts during the heavy snowfall and severe cold weather of recent days.

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