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Donnelly: Hoosier Children Deserve Highest Quality Child Care
Senator Joe Donnelly Thursday welcomed the bipartisan Senate passage of S. 1086, the Child Care Development Block Grant Act of 2014.
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Carmel veteran gets missing Bronze Star restored
U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly presented the Bronze Star Medal to veteran Michael Hodgson during a special ceremony with his family in Indianapolis.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Donnelly Votes to Protect Homeowners from Dramatic Flood Insurance Premium Rate Hikes
Senator Joe Donnelly Thursday helped pass legislation that would protect Hoosier homeowners from dramatic flood insurance premium rate hikes.
Senate to vote on child-care vouchers
Legislation being considered by the U.S. Senate would impose stricter standards on child-care providers who accept federally subsidized customers.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Evansville Courier & Press
Evans second graders prepare for Skype with Senator Donnelly using reading standards
ERIN McCRACKEN / COURIER & PRESS U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly Skyped with Tracie Stafford's second grade class from his office in Washington, D.C. It didn't matter who Campbell Glaser was talking to.
Playing the Palestinians cheap
News that three Indiana members of Congress are among scores who have accepted free trips to Israel courtesy of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee is disturbing for a reason not commonly inferred from the expose.
Industry Panel on Tap for May 8 Power Breakfast
Hundreds of people who make their living in the recreational vehicle business will again convene with the industry's national and regional leadership as well as area civic leaders on the morning of May 8, for a fortifying breakfast and a thought-provoking business agenda during the 2nd Annual RV Industry Power Breakfast at the Northern Indiana ... (more)
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Journal and Courier
Bangert: But will Democrats be in it to win it in Statehouse races?
During this General Assembly session, John Zody, chairman of the Indiana Democratic Party, hasn't missed many chances to paint a Republican supermajority in the House and Senate as a problem voters can't let go unchecked -- a problem his party needs to fix.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: Sen. Joe Donnelly Defends His Vote Against President...
Indiana Democratic Senator Joe Donnelly is under fire by African-Americans nationally and locally for his vote against President Barack Obama 's nominee to head the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department.
Pentagon victory on rape cases
Sexual assault cases being investigated WASHINGTON - The Army is investigating sexual abuse allegations against an officer who trains military prosecutors who handle sexual and physical abuse cases, a defense official said Thursday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Gary Peters (D Cand, Michigan Senate) is now officially In Trouble.
With Michigan looming as a now key Senate race, Democratic Rep. Gary Peters, who is locked in a tight battle with Republican Terri Lynn Land, has replaced his campaign manager.
Military Scandals Back in Spotlight
Senators are circling back to scandals that have plagued the nuclear forces this year, ahead of an end-of-the-month review deadline ordered by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel.
The Huffington Post
Can We Trust Polls Without Cellphones Anymore?
Roughly 40 percent of Americans don't own a landline phone , and a further 18 percent have a landline phone, but mostly use their cellphone.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Senate blocks Obama nominee over cop-killer case
The U.S. Senate narrowly defeated President Obama's nominee to oversee the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division due to Republican and law enforcement objections to the role he played in the defense of convicted cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal.
WFFT-TV Fort Wayne
Statements from Stutzman, Coats, & Donnelly on 2015 Budget
Congressman Marlin Stutzman was also at the 122nd Fighter Wing and says getting the F-16's is good news for Indiana.
Vote On Controversial Nominee Exposes Political Risk Of Nuclear Option
Likely fearful of attack ads, seven Senate Democrats joined Republicans on Wednesday to block the nomination of Debo P. Adegbile to be the next assistant attorney general for the Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
WNDU-TV South Bend
State of Emergency extended for propane shortage
Our bitter winter created a shortage in propane, and caused prices for the gas to skyrocket.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Veterans bill expansion meets GOP opposition
A Capital Hill fight is unfolding in one of the few areas typically free of partisan gridlock - federal assistance to military veterans.
Biodiesel teetering under EPA proposal
There's been a lot of talk about ethanol, and the policy - known as the Renewable Fuel Standard - that introduced renewables into our nation's fuels mix.