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9 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

Property LinesSen. Donnelly to move office to renovated Consolidated project

Welcome to Property Lines, Indy's source for neighborhood real estate news. Your host is Scott Olson, IBJ's real estate beat reporter.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Joe Donnelly, US News, US Senate, Representative Joe Donnelly, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Indianapolis, IN

Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Washington Post

George H.W. Bush twists final knife in Michelle Nunn

First came the news last spring that former President George H.W. Bush intended to endorse Republican David Perdue over Democrat Michelle Nunn, who ran a Bush-founded service organization, in the Georgia Senate race. Then a few months later Bush signed his name to a national GOP fundraising letter on behalf of Perdue.

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Related Topix: US News, Charitable Organizations, Points of Light Foundation, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, John Warner

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

There's Been A Dramatic Shift In American Attitudes Toward Foreign...

Sen. Richard Lugar, the former senator from Indiana, points to a number in the new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll as evidence of a stunning shift in American public opinion. Just one year ago, only 28% of Americans said they felt "less safe" than they did before the Sept.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Senator Rand Paul

Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

Hoosier politicians turn tables on party presidential hopefuls

Hoosier politicians turn tables on party presidential hopefuls Hamilton, Lugar note problems of own party's candidates Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1rYq6nM But it was former Sen. Richard Lugar who raised concerns about whether fellow Republicans would do better than President Barack Obama in handling international crises. And it was former Rep. Lee Hamilton, a Democrat, who talked about the difficulties Hillary Rodham Clinton could have if she decides to run.

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Related Topix: Indiana, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

Wed Sep 10, 2014

SFGate

There's Been A Dramatic Shift In American Attitudes Toward Foreign...

Sen. Richard Lugar, the former senator from Indiana, points to a number in the new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll as evidence of a stunning shift in American public opinion. Just one year ago, only 28% of Americans said they felt "less safe" than they did before the Sept.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Senator Rand Paul, Business News

Tue Sep 09, 2014

CNN

Grassley not satisfied with the responses, continues to press the issue

On March 21, 2014, Northwestern University and Northwestern Memorial Hospital, reported to the Senate Judiciary Committee, that the devices were already for sale on the US market as per Edwards Lifesciences, and that there was no evidence for human experiments and that there was no need for informed consent. TheHeart.org the leading Cardiovascular News Source, confirmed that the waiver used by the hospital clearly waives the patients rights to know that their clinical testing was going to be used not only to publish medical results.

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Related Topix: Northwestern University, Embrella Cardiovascular, Biotech, Medical Equipment, Edwards Lifesciences, Healthcare Industry, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics

Sat Sep 06, 2014

The Star Press

Letter: Mourdock sets poor exampleLetter: Mourdock sets poor...

Letter: Mourdock sets poor example Mourdock is a politician who thinks only about himself, says letter writer Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/1oc95zo After reading the article in The Star Press, it appears our state treasurer, Richard Mourdock, has shown his true colors. Mourdock entered into a contract with our citizens when he decided to run for treasurer, and after being elected, in my opinion, a contract with the state of Indiana began for a term of four years.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Opinion

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Fox News

Lesson for lawmakers in Landrieu, Roberts' residency woes: Get back home early, often

Every election cycle, some candidate or elected official gets hammered for not really living in their district. The persons getting this treatment this time around are senior senators Mary Landrieu, who represents Louisiana, and Pat Roberts who represents Kansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Pat Roberts, Eric Cantor, US House of Representatives, Washington, VA, Opinion, Conservative Political News

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Journal and Courier

Bangert: Mourdock takes the money and runs

Bangert: Mourdock takes the money and runs Should Hoosiers really have expected more from state treasurer? Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1nY6cSG State treasurer had the option to honor his commitment to a four-year term or bail out four months early to save his retirement benefits.

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Related Topix: Indiana, Personal Finance, Retirement, US Politics, Representative Joe Donnelly, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Joe Donnelly, Opinion

Tue Sep 02, 2014

USA Today

Ad watch: Crossroads hits Landrieu on D.C. residency

Ad watch: Crossroads hits Landrieu on D.C. residency A GOP Super PAC attacks Sen. Mary Landrieu's ties to Washington, D.C. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1uiCfSm ANALYSIS: American Crossroads, the super PAC that GOP strategist Karl Rove helped found, is up with a new web ad attacking Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., for her ties to ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC

Real Clear Politics

Residency Issue Comes to the Fore in Key Races

Louisiana Sen. Mary Landrieu is one of the most vulnerable Democratic incumbents this cycle, and her re-election race is one of the most watched.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, Pat Roberts

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Nuvo.net

Murdock steps down as state treasurer

State Treasurer Richard Mourdock - a controversial political figure who lost a bid for the U.S. Senate after divisive remarks about rape and pregnancy -stepped down from his post Friday with about four months to go in the term.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, US Governors, Representative Joe Donnelly, Democrat, Senator Joe Donnelly, US Senate

Examiner.com

Sen. incumbent Mary Landrieu hit with residency scandal

U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu speaks during a press conference to urge Congress to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act, on Capitol Hill April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Republican

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Hispanic Business

Mary Landrieu Doesn't Live in Louisiana: GOP

U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., is a Washington resident who does not live in her parents' home, listed as her New Orleans voting address, Republicans charge.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, New Orleans, LA, Washington Post, Publishing

WISH-TV Indianapolis

Mourdock stepping down as Indiana treasurer

Mourdock announced his departure Friday, saying he wanted to pursue other professional interests.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News

The Tribune

Mourdock stepping down as Indiana treasurer

Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock, who defeated longtime Sen. Richard Lugar in the 2012 U.S. Senate primary only to lose the general election after a comment about rape, resigned Friday, four months before the end of his term.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, US Senate, Personal Finance, Retirement, US Governors

WDRB-TV Louisville

Ind. State Treasurer Richard Mourdock resigns, effective immediately

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Four months before the end of his term, Indiana State Treasurer Richard Mourdock has resigned, effective this afternoon.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, Louisville, KY, Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, US Governors

The Washington Post

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Well, he might actually have something to say. "Rep. Paul Ryan finished ahead of Hillary Clinton - at least on the newest New York Times Bestseller list.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Hillary Clinton, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Washington Post

The GOP has struggled with women for a long time. As in, since before suffrage.

GOP outside groups Crossroads GPS and the American Action Network put together an internal report on the Republican Party's problems with women, and they came to many of the same conclusions as those who have been criticizing the party for years.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Muncie Free Press

Dan Coats: Indiana should be the model for Washington D.C.

U.S. Sen. Dan Coats thought a congressional budget report that money would run out for entitlements like Social Security and Medicare in a decade would be bigger news.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Joe Donnelly, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Luke Messer, Democrat, Senator Dan Coats, US Senate, Senator Joe Donnelly, Indiana

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