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Donnelly, Young score high in bipartisanship

U.S. Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., and former senator Joe Donnelly ranked high for bipartisanship in ratings the Lugar Center and Georgetown...

March 24, 2019 1:00 am


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Libertarian convention to be in city this week

For the third time this decade, a political party will have its state nominating convention in Fort Wayne.

March 19, 2019 1:00 am


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Largest DC lobbying firm hires Donnelly

Former U.S. senator Joe Donnelly of Indiana has joined the largest lobbying firm in Washington, D.C.

March 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Birch Bayh kept it personal, locals recall

Gov. Eric Holcomb directed flags be flown at half-staff in honor of Birch Bayh who died Thursday from pneumonia at 91.

March 15, 2019 1:00 am


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Keep pot illegal: College user Holcomb

If you've ever wondered whether Gov. Eric Holcomb hit the reefer, the answer is yes.

March 3, 2019 1:00 am


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GOP mayoral hopefuls to debate

The debate season in local politics has begun.

March 2, 2019 1:00 am


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Crawford, Smith to debate Thursday

Republican mayoral candidates John Crawford and Tim Smith will debate at 7 p.m. Thursday at Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St. The debate...

March 1, 2019 1:10 pm


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Braun doesn't think Trump will fire Coats

U.S. Sen. Mike Braun said last week he does not think President Donald Trump will fire Director of National Intelligence Dan...

February 24, 2019 1:00 am


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Banks: Congress should reassert itself

AUBURN – U.S. Rep. Jim Banks said Wednesday that federal lawmakers should turn back the clock and exert their power over foreign...

February 20, 2019 8:10 pm


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Lawmakers seek to hike local lodging tax

INDIANAPOLIS – Allen County’s lodging tax could go up this year under a bill passed 67-31 by the Indiana House...

February 20, 2019 6:50 pm


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Senate leaders limit reporters' floor access

New leadership is restricting access to lawmakers on the Senate floor by credentialed media.

February 17, 2019 1:00 am


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Proposed alcohol restrictions tossed

INDIANAPOLIS - New restrictions for retailers selling carryout alcohol were stripped from a wide-ranging alcohol bill Wednesday....

February 13, 2019 6:00 pm


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Banks' House ally Cheney to speak at GOP Lincoln Day Dinner

U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming will be keynote speaker for the Allen County Republican Party's annual Lincoln Day Dinner in...

February 10, 2019 1:00 am


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Corona, Hines file for at-large City Council race

Longtime Fort Wayne Community Schools board member Steve Corona filed paperwork today seeking one of three at-large positions on the Fort...

February 8, 2019 12:01 pm


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New trustee seeks seat on City Council

The man who won election as Perry Township trustee filed Thursday to run for Fort Wayne City Council at large.

February 8, 2019 1:00 am