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  1. Where Does Evan Bayh Really Live?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Weekly Standard

    ... of Washington and members of the despised political class rather than of their own tribe. Former senator Richard Lugar lost his Indiana seat on the basis of just such a distinction. The voters, presumably, operated on the old biblical teaching: For ...


  2. Veterans of Donnelly campaign join Bayh effortRead the original story

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    ... of the U.S. House, he defeated Republican state Treasurer Richard Mourdock four years ago to replace GOP Sen. Richard Lugar. Tencher, a Washington, D.C.-based public affairs consultant, also managed the 2014 campaign of Democrat Gary Peters, who was ...


  3. In contrast with Trump, Pence championed the free pressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Tribune-Star

    ... of the aisle. It passed the House but twice died in the Senate, where it was sponsored by now retired Sen. Richard Lugar. Pence filed it for the last time in 2011, a few months after entering the governor's race in Indiana. The fact that Pence was ...


  4. Indiana's Building Trades Unions Endorse Bayh for U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    ... as the reason for its enthusiastic endorsement. "Like former Congressman Lee Hamilton and former U.S. Senator Richard Lugar, Senator Bayh dismisses the obstructionists and embraces those committed to making a difference. This is what America needs ...


  5. Four decades of political convention memoriesRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    ... Dan Quayle as his running mate. My wife and I flew on the same plane to New Orleans with senior Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar. Lugar invited me to sit with him on the plane so I could interview him. Lugar, who had a similar experience as Quayle (being ...


  6. Evan Bayh reintroduces himself to Indiana as a fed-up dadRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Cortez Journal News

    ... primary electorate that would go on to defeat other experienced politicians, notably Indiana's senior senator, Richard Lugar. Coats's version of the comeback pitch was that he was called back to fight liberalism. "President Obama is taking our ...


  7. residency issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2012 | Daily Kos

    ... a pathological liar. The sheer quantity of falsehoods such as claiming that "thousands of Muslims" in New... Richard Lugar's much-publicized residency issues-that he lives in Virginia rather than his nominal home state of Indiana-have caused him a ...


  8. Recent History of GOP Foretold Trump.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | OpEdNews

    ... again, and you'll see the evidence for my claim. My current updates are highlighted in italics. "Senator Richard Lugar of Indiana was recently defeated by a Tea Party-backed candidate, Richard Mourdock. Mr. Muordock had this to say, "Bipartisanship ...


  9. Pence's congressional library sealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Hill

    ... of university archives Dina Kellams told the Huffington Post . The Huffington Post noted that former Sen. Richard Lugar (R-Ind.) put similar restrictions on his own congressional papers at first, before opening up some parts of his archives. Pence ...


  10. Mike Pence, Leading Trump VP Candidate, Has Sealed Off Records From His 12 Years In CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Switched

    ... of the donor - whichever is later. "It's not standard but it's not unusual," Kellams said. When former Sen. Richard Lugar (R-Ind.) donated his papers, he gave similar restrictions. He has since reconsidered and opened up some sections of his ...


  11. Pence and Bayh Make Indiana the Most Interesting 2016 StateRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | US News & World Report

    ... up with Indiana, so Richard Mourdock's misadventures were more exemplar than bellwether. After unseating Richard Lugar, one of the few moderate Republicans left in the Senate, in a brutal primary, Mourdock caught a case of Akin-itis . Two weeks ...


  12. Ratings Change: Indiana Senate Race Now Tilts DemocraticRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Roll Call

    ... including expensive homes in the Washington, D.C., area and Florida. (Residency was a key factor in Sen. Richard Lugar's fall in the GOP primary in 2012.) And Bayh, a former two-term governor and son of a senator, will be portrayed as a lifelong ...


  13. How the decline of the working class explains TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | The Hill

    Organized labor's last, best chance at renewal in the United States slipped away in the Senate on June 15, 1978, when Orrin Hatch How the decline of the working class explains Trump Warren links GOP to Trump for blocking judges Majority of GOP senators to attend Trump convention MORE and Richard Lugar successfully led a filibuster against a pro-union reform bill which failed 58-39 on a cloture motion. Subsequently, union membership declined through the 1980s at its fastest rate since the 1920s; and at the same time, real wages for working Americans stagnated and middle-class incomes began a decades-long erosion.


  14. The Most District: What's America's most manufacturing-based congressional district? Indiana's 2ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Daily Kos

    ... ict 42-56 to Mitt Romney. And the second reason: Donnelly sensed an opening, in case incumbent Republican Sen. Richard Lugar got knocked off in a primary by a right-wing challenger. That's exactly what happened, which is why we now have Sen. Joe


  15. A Conversation with Senator Richard G. LugarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2010 |

    Please join Senator Richard G. Lugar for a discussion on the wide range of policy issues facing the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. JIM HOAGLAND: I'm Jim Hoagland of The Washington Post, and it's my distinct pleasure today to have the easiest job in Washington -- I always try to choose assignments like that -- which is to introduce Dick Lugar and then to try to manage the conversation that you and I are going to have with the outstanding senator from Indiana.


  16. Merkley: Rural co-ops gain $52 million for energy efficiency loansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... bills. Merkley first introduced legislation to create the RESP in 2010 in a bipartisan partnership with Sen. Richard Lugar R-Indiana. Congress authorized the program in the 2014 Farm Bill and Merkley has been able to get funding for the program ...


  17. Kellems joins Trump campaign as advisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Madison Courier

    ... with the Republican Party. Kellems served eight years as press secretary and campaign spokesman for U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar of Indiana. He held top communications positions with Vice President Dick Cheney, Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and ...


  18. Trump to campaign manager: 'You're fired'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Journal Gazette

    Indiana resident Kevin Kellems, who was an aide to former Vice President Dick Cheney and ex-U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar, has joined the campaign organization of presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, the New York Times reported Monday.


  19. Lugar: Trump needs national security educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | TheIndyChannel

    He isn't saying he won't support him, but former Senator Richard Lugar says Donald Trump needs to take national security more seriously during the presidential campaign. "His experience is very limited in national security.


  20. The BUZZ: Donnelly Appreciates Obama's VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | RV Business

    ... righteousness, and no one knows that more than U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly, a South Bend Democrat who assumed Richard Lugar's former senate seat in 2012 and has built a reputation as an even-handed centrist. On the topic of Obama and his impact on the ...