Indiana Democratic Party leaders are campaigning hard against Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., believing he will be tougher to defeat in November than his foe in the Republican primary election, state Treasurer Richard Mourdock.
April 9, 2012 in Political Notebook
It seems Democrat gubernatorial candidate John Gregg is a little more concerned about the right-to-work legislation passed earlier this year than he let on at first.
A government watchdog group said Thursday it is asking the Senate Ethics Committee to investigate the hotel expenses of Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind.
Justin Kuhnle, who seeks the Democratic nomination for Congress in Indiana's 3rd District, will have a public campaign forum from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at Richards Restaurant, 717 W. Washington Center Road.
The federal budget proposed by the Republican majority in the House contains a paragraph supporting Air National Guard bases, including the 122nd Fighter Wing in Fort Wayne.
John T. Shaw, author of "Richard G. Lugar, Statesman of the Senate," will speak and sign copies of his new book Monday in Indianapolis.
Fort Wayne Republican Sen. Tom Wyss may not be on the ballot this year but re-election is on his mind.
The April 11 debate between Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., and GOP primary-election challenger Richard Mourdock will be broadcast at 7 p.m., the Indiana Debate Commission announced Tuesday.
A group of eight Republican state legislators endorsed Marion Mayor Wayne Seybold on Tuesday in the congressional race in Indiana's 5th District.
Surrogates for Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., and his GOP primary-election challenger, state Treasurer Richard Mourdock, will speak at a forum tonight in downtown Huntington.
Not all of northeast Indiana's senators ventured into the political fray about the granting of a specialty license plate to a group supporting gay youth.
March 26, 2012 in Political Notebook
"Each new appeasement is welcomed by the left with their moving the goal post yet again, and anyone who objects, like myself, may be subjected to the full force and fury of a monolithic cultural warfare machine."
Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., is appealing the Marion County Election Board's decision that he and his wife cannot vote using the address of their former house in Indianapolis.
A statewide group opposed to abortion rights will endorse Richard Mourdock in his bid to unseat Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind.
Polls commissioned by his opponents suggest Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., might be in a tight race for his party’s nomination.
March 19, 2012 in Political Notebook
Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., and his wife, Charlene, were on the guest list for Wednesday's state dinner at the White House for British Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife, Samantha.
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The Indiana Republican Party said Monday it will have three public hearings around the state to solicit testimony for its 2012 platform, which will be ratified June 8 and 9 at the party's state convention.
Kevin Boyd, who seeks the Democratic nomination for Congress in the 3rd District, will campaign Saturday at a Fort Wayne union hall.
Allen County's Democratic chairman resigned from his post on Saturday as the party prepares for a critical election cycle.