Congress scorecards up for debate
They say you can't tell the players without a scorecard. But with congressional players, it's hard to tell which scorecard you should track.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Stars and Stripes
122nd Fighter Wing changing from A-10s to new version of F-16
Michael Reilly from the New Jersey Air National Guard's 177th Fighter Wing "Jersey Devils" takes off for a training mission on Jan. 30, 2014, at Atlantic City Air National Guard Base, N.J. Officials announced on Tuesday morning that the Air National Guard unit based in Fort Wayne, Ind., will have its A-10C aircraft, designed mainly for close ... (more)
Stutzman cites family in home-school case
In demanding asylum Monday for a German home-schooling family, U.S. Rep. Marlin Stutzman said he and his wife have been home schooling their own two sons.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Journal and Courier
Some Indiana lawmakers among those taking costly trips last year
Members of Congress, including some from Indiana, took more than $3.7 million worth of free trips last year -- the highest price tag for privately funded travel in more than a decade, new data show.
Friends skewer Moses record
Win Moses was in the hot seat Feb. 22. And to hear people tell it, he could have been there more often during his political career.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
The Indianapolis Star
Bucshon doesn't bend to warning from Club for Growth
If Rep. Larry Bucshon felt threatened by the Club for Growth's warning last year that he should vote more in line with the group's priorities, it's not noticeable in the conservative group's new "scorecard."
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Washington Post
CFPB isna t out of the woods yet
The two-and-a-half-year-old Consumer Financial Protection Bureau may finally have a confirmed director, but that doesn't mean Republicans are done throwing rocks at it.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Target's gift a boost to school library
Washington Elementary School Principal J.R. Ankenbruck, left, and media clerk Betty Matczak look on as Nicolas Lawrence of Target, shares this year's Books for Schools Award.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Ind. lawmakers follow party lines
Rep. Susan Brooks of Carmel was among the minority of House Republicans who voted last year to reopen the federal government and allow federal borrowing to continue.
Primarily a GOP party
Before the Indiana Republican Party arrives for its state convention in June, northeast Indiana Republicans have a few issues to settle themselves - nominating candidates for everything from the Third District congressional seat to hotly contested township advisory board races.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Journal and Courier
Indiana lawmakers stuck with their party on most votes last year
WASHINGTON - Rep. Susan Brooks of Carmel was among the minority of House Republicans who voted last year to reopen the federal government and allow federal borrowing to continue.
Stars and Stripes
Veteran who killed woman disinterred from national cemetery
Wednesday was bittersweet for the Fort Wayne relatives of a woman killed while working at an Indianapolis apartment complex in 2012.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Pence's committee visit had precedent
Gov. Mike Pence pulled an interesting tool out of his arsenal last week, testifying before a legislative committee to push his preschool program.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Indiana's congressional delegation among most conservative
The magazine's answer for Indiana's contingent -- not very. The Hoosier House delegation ranks as the 17th most-conservative in the country.
Stutzman foes short on funds
Rep. Marlin Stutzman, R-3rd, faces five challengers for his congressional seat. But unless they are sitting on personal fortunes they intend to use against him, their chances of taking his job appear slim.