By the end of the year, it will announce results for a third. Trey Hollingsworth has won election in southern Indiana's 9th Congressional District, overcoming campaign attacks labeling him a carpetbagger from Tennessee who used his family's fortune to buy the seat. Catholic church, Pope Francis on Monday tapped Joseph Tobin to replace the Newark, New Jersey archbishop who has been criticized for allegedly mishandling sex-abuse cases.Democrat Evan Bayh was a strong favorite to capture his old U. Senate seat when he unexpectedly entered the race in July with a famous Indiana political name and millions of dollars in his campaign bank account. Mike Pence's decision to drop his re-election bid means Indiana will have a one-term governor for the first time since the state constitution was changed in the 1970s to allow governors to seek a second consecutive term. Despite some job gains, the economy is growing at the slowest pace of any in a recovery since World War II.Mike Pence made a home-state stop on Sunday and substantially altered the campaign speech he gives around the country as a vice presidential candidate to boost the Republican in the governor's race.
Eric Holcomb started the transition to Indiana's governorship a day after extending his party's 12-year hold on the state's top office as part of a GOP sweep of statewide positions and large majorities in the General Assembly.
Indiana has been in the political spotlight this year, with Gov. Most analysts foresee only modest expansion in the October-December quarter, leaving growth at an anemic rate of about 1.8 percent for all of 2016.
Mike Pence on the Republican national ticket as Donald Trump's running mate and high-profile, big-money contests for U. The Environmental Protection Agency has proposed more than doubling the number of states allowed to use a new version of a popular weed killer on genetically modified crops despite its earlier concerns.
Mike Pence, continues to earn $23,000 a month as Indiana's sole Washington lobbyist even as he has taken a paid position with the Republican presidential campaign.
Drawing on her own life experiences and diverse employment history, Ivy Tech Community College President Sue Ellspermann shared her story with about 20 students during a Student Success class focused on career exploration.
An Associated Press review of public records shows that Trey Hollingsworth's company filed papers in five states that require him to live outside Indiana in order to represent his business interests.
While the legal issues are relatively "minor," the paperwork shows sloppiness, a legal expert says.
The giant media firm's target was elusive from the beginning.
It revealed in the spring that it was offering 8 million for the Chicago company, which it said refused to partake in "constructive discussions." Gov.
With voters set to choose a new president and Congress in six days, the Federal Reserve will likely keep a low profile when it ends a meeting Wednesday to try to ensure it doesn't become part of the debate at the close of a tumultuous political campaign.
A key aide to Donald Trump's vice presidential nominee, Gov.