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Busy official resigns district party position

The leader of northeast Indiana's Democratic Party has resigned five months after winning election to the post.

June 22, 2017 1:00 am


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3rd District Democratic leader resigns

The chairwoman of the 3rd Congressional District Democratic Party has resigned five months after winning election to the post.

June 21, 2017 10:10 am


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Chamber of Commerce likes local lawmakers

Northeast Indiana's lawmakers scored highly on the Indiana Chamber of Commerce's annual Legislative Vote Analysis.

June 18, 2017 1:00 am


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Man ordered to stop harassing lawmaker

INDIANAPOLIS – A Fort Wayne state representative has won a protective order against a constituent who contacted him more than 50...

June 14, 2017 1:00 am


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Rep. Judy gets protective order against constituent

A Fort Wayne state representative has a protective order against a constituent who contacted him more than 50 times in one day, asked for...

June 13, 2017 5:40 pm


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Democrats to make 'historic announcement'

A “historic congressional announcement” will be made July 6 at Fort Wayne's Foster Park, according to a Facebook post...

June 13, 2017 1:00 am


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Young mum on possible judgeship for Davis

The office of Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., is not commenting on speculation that Allen Superior Court Judge Wendy Davis might be a candidate...

June 11, 2017 1:00 am


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Banks, staff reading 'Conservative Heart'

Freshman Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, and his staff have begun a book club that attracted the attention of the Washington news organization CQ...

June 4, 2017 1:00 am


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GOP opens bidding for '18 state confab

The Indiana Republican Party is seeking requests for proposal from cities wanting to host the June 2018 state party...

May 28, 2017 1:00 am


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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


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Banks seeks 'better explanation' for FBI chief's firing

Rep. Jim Banks, R-3rd, said today that President Donald Trump has still not adequately explained his reasons for firing FBI Director James...

May 12, 2017 3:00 pm


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Protesters greet Banks during library visit

About 25 people protested U.S. Rep. Jim Banks' appearance Monday at the Allen County Public Library.

May 9, 2017 1:00 am


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Banks attracts protesters for health care vote

About 25 people protested U.S. Rep. Jim Banks' appearance Monday afternoon at the downtown Allen County Public Library.

May 8, 2017 7:50 pm


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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


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Local leaders pleased at visit from speaker

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan slipped into Fort Wayne for breakfast.

May 6, 2017 1:00 am