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Bayh Retirement

Moment of Truth

Robert Kuttner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

March 2010 will either be remembered as the month when the scales fell from Barack Obama's eyes and he realized that the bipartisan fantasy, given the current Republican Party, is a fool's errand.

Evan Bayh's Retirement Signals Disappearance Of Moderate Middle In Congress

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN and HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The moderate middle is disappearing from Congress. Evan Bayh is just the latest senator to forgo a re-election bid, joining a growi...

Michael Falcone

Evan Bayh Predicts Third-Party Candidate Could Win Presidency: 'Ross Perot Moment' | Michael Falcone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Evan Bayh (D-Ind.), who announced he would retire from his U.S. Senate seat at the end of his term, is already looking into his 2012 election cry...

Evan Bayh Retirement: Republicans Furious Over Timing Of Announcement

The Hill | Sean J. Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republicans are livid about the timing of Sen. Evan Bayh's (D-Ind.) retirement announcement. They have at least four candidates in the upcoming prima...

Ryan Grim

Indiana Senate: Democrats Face Tuesday Deadline To Get A Candidate On The Primary Ballot | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The abrupt retirement of Evan Bayh (D-Ind.) from the Senate leaves Democrats with roughly 24 hours to get a replacement candidate on the primary ballo...

Sam Stein

Evan Bayh's Retirement Leaves Democrats Scarred And Demanding Aggression | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Evan Bayh's abrupt announcement on Monday that he will retire at the end of his term has further united disparate voices within the Democratic...

Mike Pence Not Running For Indiana Senate

Politico | Jake Sherman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Republican Conference Chairman Mike Pence (R-Ind.) is out again. After saying he was not running for Evan Bayh's Senate seat a few weeks ago, P...