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  1. Indiana governor defends law that discriminatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Capitol Hill Blue

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination against gays and lesbians and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it. Pence appeared on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" to discuss the measure he signed last week prohibiting state laws that "substantially burden" a person's ability to follow his or her religious beliefs.

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  2. Indiana governor defends new lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination against gays and lesbians and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it. Mr. Pence appeared on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" to discuss the measure he signed last week prohibiting state laws that "substantially burden" a person's ability to follow his or her religious beliefs.

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  3. Donnelly urges people to contact lawmakers about lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Houston Chronicle

    Sen. Joe Donnelly says he will work with others to motivate Indiana residents to contact elected officials to let them know they oppose a new state law that critics say could allow discrimination against gay people. The Indiana Democrat says the law sends the wrong message about Indiana and its people.

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  4. Donnelly Statement on Senate Republican BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly released the following statement Friday after voting against the Senate Republican Budget Resolution, which passed 52 to 46. "Too many middle- and working-class families in Indiana are still struggling to provide better lives for their children. While the economy has improved, wages are flat, and thousands of families cannot make ends meet.

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  5. Indiana governor: New law not about discriminationRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination against gays and lesbians and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it. Pence appeared on ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" to discuss the measure he signed last week prohibiting state laws that "substantially burden" a person's ability to follow his or her religious beliefs.

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  6. Indiana Governor Dodges Tough Questions Over Controversial Law Denounced As Anti-GayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination against gays and lesbians and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it.

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  7. Corker Urges Obama Administration, Negotiators Not To "Rush Headlong Into A Bad Deal With Iran"Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Chattanoogan.com

    Senator Bob Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, urged the Obama administration and negotiators for other P5-plus-one nations not to "rush headlong" into a nuclear deal with Iran just to meet a Senator Corker said, "I am concerned our negotiators may be cutting corners and overlooking significant issues as they rush headlong ... (more)

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  8. religious freedom rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Sen. Joe Donnelly says he will work with others to motivate Indiana residents to contact elected officials to let them know they oppose a new state law that critics say could allow discrimination against gay people. The Indiana Democrat says the law sends the wrong message about Indiana and its people.

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  9. Indiana governor says new state law is about 'empowering people,' not discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | OregonLive.com

    Hundreds of people gathered outside the Indiana Statehouse on Saturday, March 28, 2015, for a rally against legislation signed Thursday by Gov. Mike Pence that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people. The law's supporters contend the discrimination claims are overblown and insist it will keep the government from compelling people to provide services they find objectionable on religious grounds.

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  10. Donnelly urges Indiana residents to work to reverse new lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Sen. Joe Donnelly is urging Indiana residents to work together to reverse a new state law that critics say could allow discrimination against gay people. The Indiana Democrat says in a 47-second statement posted on Facebook that he's heard from a lot of people who say they are disappointed in the bill Gov. Mike Pence signed last week, saying he is disappointed too.

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  11. Indiana governor: 'We're not going to change this law'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | KLTV Tyler

    Republican Gov. Mike Penc... . Indiana State Representative Christina Hale addresses the crowd during the rally.

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  12. Journalist Interrupts and Peppers Him With Questions, but Gov. Mike...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | TheBlaze.com

    Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defends the Religious Freedom Restoration Act on "This Week With George Stephanopoulos" Sunday. On ABC's "This Week with George Stephanopoulos," Pence defended the new state law that's garnered widespread criticism over concerns it could foster discrimination and said Sunday it wasn't a mistake to have enacted it.

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  13. Cooler Heads Digest 27 March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | NH Insider

    According to a Gallup poll published this week, half of Americans rate the overall quality of the environment as "excellent" or "good," the most positive views of the environment since Gallup began asking this question in 2001. The House of Representatives and the Senate both approved budget resolutions this week, but all the fun was on the Senate side.

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  14. Senators Coats, Donnelly respond to passage of Republican budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    After more than 15 hours of amendment votes, the U.S. Senate has finally passed the 2016 Senate Republican budget. Because the budget passed in the House is different than the Senate version, the two chambers will now begin negotiations to blend the two versions into one piece of legislation.

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  15. What Harry Reid's departure means to 2016 battle for Senate controlRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Los Angeles Times

    Harry Reid on Friday became the third Senate Democrat to announce plans to retire in 2016. But notably for his party's chances of regaining the majority, his retirement is the first that clearly opens the door for a Republican pickup.

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  16. Donnelly Welcomes VA Announcement, Expanding Access to Non-VA Health CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representative Pete Visclosky and U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly welcomed the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' announcement Tuesday that will ease veterans' access to non-VA care under the Veterans Choice Program, but at the same time called on the VA to take additional steps to relieve the travel burden on northwest Indiana veterans. The VA said on Tuesday it would expand access to non-VA care for veterans by changing the calculation used to determine the required 40-mile distance between where a veteran lives and the nearest VA medical facility from the straight-line distance to the driving distance.

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  17. McConnell amendment slows EPA regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Hill

    Senators voted 57-43 on the proposal by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell . The amendment blocks the administration from withholding highway funds if a state doesn't submit an implementation plan for a proposed Environmental Protection Agency regulation.

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  18. Coats Of (Up In) ArmsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Balloon Juice

    Apparently Indiana GOP Sen. Dan Coats is not running in 2016 , meaning there's an open seat in a Midwest state where Democrats can win a statewide race . That's the good news.

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  19. Coats retiring from Senate in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Journal Gazette

    Indiana Sen. Dan Coats' announcement Tuesday that he will not seek re-election in 2016 is certain to set off a scramble among prospective candidates to replace him.

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  20. GOP braces for free-for-all in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Hill

    The retirement of Sen. Dan Coats is likely to trigger a free-for-all in Indiana, with a number of Republicans scrambling for the seat. Meanwhile, Democrats think a crowded and contentious primary could give them an opening in the GOP-leaning state, holding out hope that former Sen. Evan Bayh can be persuaded to run.

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