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Evan Bayh, Veteran Hoosier Politician, Fails To Retake Senate Seat In Indiana

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 11.10.2016 | Politics

Republican Congressman Todd Young is projected to win Indiana’s open U.S. Senate seat on Tuesday, defeating Evan Bayh, a Democratic former senator a...

Bayh Is Back -- With A Bulging War Chest

OpenSecrets Blog | Posted 07.13.2016 | Politics
OpenSecrets Blog

Now, after five years of work as a partner in a lobbying firm and an adviser for a private equity group, Bayh is mounting a bid to return to the Senate.

House Votes To End All Major New Rules, Again

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.28.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A bill that critics say would make any significant new regulation all but impossible easily passed the House Tuesday. The measure, known...

Industry-Funded Lawmakers Target Public Health and Environmental Protections

Elliott Negin | Posted 06.11.2016 | Politics
Elliott Negin

A handful of bills currently in play on Capitol Hill would obstruct federal agencies from enacting science-based rules, setting back health and environmental safeguards for decades to come.

Michael McAuliff

House Passes Bill To Weaken Obamacare | Michael McAuliff | Posted 01.08.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In yet another attempt to roll back President Barack Obama's Affordable Care Act, House Republicans passed a bill Thursday that they sai...

Michael McAuliff

Latest GOP Obamacare Bill Could Add $53 Billion To Deficit | Michael McAuliff | Posted 01.08.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- One of the House Republican leadership's first bills of the new Congress will add some $53 billion to the deficit and cost hundreds of t...

Young Defeats Bailey In Indiana's 9th District

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rep. Todd Young (R-Ind.) defeated Democrat Bill Bailey in Indiana's 9th District on Tuesday. Young was first elected to the House of Representativ...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Passes Deficit-Hiking Tax Cuts, Accuses Dems Of Irresponsibility | Michael McAuliff | Posted 06.12.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The word “certainty” trumped the word “deficit” Thursday as the House of Representatives passed the next two tax breaks in a ser...

Elise Foley

Perry Backs Off Social Security 'Ponzi Scheme' Comments | Elise Foley | Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Texas governor and Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry recently walked back his claims that Social Security is a "Ponzi scheme,...

Weekly Mulch: Climate Deniers Set to Freeze Progress in Congress

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
The Media Consortium

by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger A chill is coming to Washington. A wave of climate change deniers were elected to office this week, and co...

Rep. Baron Hill Ousted In Indiana

Anne Kibbler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Anne Kibbler

Deafening cheers erupted in Republican Todd Young's campaign celebration headquarters in downtown Bloomington, as he hung up the phone with incumbent Baron Hill, D-Ind., and announced, "We won."

Indiana 9th District Debate

Anne Kibbler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Anne Kibbler

BLOOMINGTON, IND.--Recently enacted Affordable Health Care legislation seemed to touch the biggest nerve in audience members who attended Monday eveni...

Congressional Candidates' Views on Clean Energy, Climate Change: IN-09

Heather Taylor-Miesle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Heather Taylor-Miesle

Originally posted on The MarkUp. This is the thirteenth article in a continuing series by the NRDC Action Fund on the environmental stances of candid...