| Jan 11, 2012
| 5:31 PM
SOUTH BEND -- U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar was so popular in 2006 that he
ran for re-election without any opposition.
Six years later, the Indiana Republican is aiming for a seventh term
in a much different political climate.
He's facing a test not only from...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 6:53 PM
A new poll released Thursday showed Richard Lugar leading challenger Richard Mourdock in the Senate race.
The poll also looked at the governor's race and Republican presidential primary.
The Howey Politics Indiana-DePauw University Indiana...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 11:33 AM
Watch the U.S. Senate Republican Primary debate live on Fox59 News and Fox59.com at 7 p.m.
It's been 12 years since Indiana Sen. Dick Lugar faced off in a campaign debate.
That streak ends Wednesday night when the most senior Republican member of the...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:22 AM
U.S. Rep. Joe Donnelly has selected four charities to receive the campaign contributions a former St. Joseph County Democratic chairman gave him.
The National Republican Senatorial Committee called on Donnelly, D-Granger, last week to surrender $7,230...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 6:53 PM
Republicans in the Indiana General Assembly have picked up a tool that's becoming increasingly popular among opponents of the federal health care overhaul enacted two years ago.
Whether the effort is a serious attempt to reform health care or merely a...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:20 PM
SOUTH BEND -- The three men running to be Indiana's next governor will debate each other Oct. 17 at the University of Notre Dame.
The event with Democrat John Gregg, Republican Mike Pence and Libertarian Rupert Boneham is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 2:56 AM
This year's election campaigns have included plenty of promises from Democrats who say they'll work with Republicans, and Republicans who say they'll work with Democrats.
Joe Ruiz, the Libertarian running for north-central Indiana's seat in the U.S....
| Sep 17, 2012
| 3:01 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Voters in north-central Indiana will have two opportunities to see this year's 2nd District congressional candidates in head-to-head debates.
Republican Jackie Walorski announced Monday that she will participate in debates sponsored by...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 6:17 PM
The GOP is spending some big bucks in Indiana for the U.S. Senate race.
The National Republican Senate Committee is shelling out $650,000 on an ad that will run statewide starting Tuesday.
Democrats have spent about $516,000 on a similar ad airing at...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 10:30 AM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sen. Richard Lugar says he will not campaign for the man who vanquished him in May's Republican primary.
Lugar told conservative Indiana blogger Abdul Hakim-Shabazz in an interview posted Monday that he would not actively...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 2:26 PM
There’s a new E-book focused on the November election.
It’s like a “high-tech” negative campaign ad in the battle for Indiana's open U.S. Senate seat.
A one-sided story told from the Democratic point of view about Richard...