| May 9, 2012
| 4:33 PM
The latest casualty is Indiana's Richard Lugar, the longest serving Republican in the U.S. Senate. He got his hat handed to him Tuesday in the state's Republican primary, losing 60-39 to an opponent who attacked him for unpardonable sins like voting for...
| Oct 27, 2011
American voters have fired two modern presidents after just one term, Jimmy Carter in 1980 and George H.W. Bush in 1992. Both suffered because the economy was in poor shape, and both faced disaffection within their own parties. But there was another thing...
| Jun 8, 2011
| 8:06 AM
Former Indiana Governor and U.S. Senator Evan Bayh has a new job. Bayh has taken a position with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. In his new job, Bayh will be analyzing and promoting ways to reduce and reform government regulation.
He's joining former Bush...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 8:31 AM
Former U.S. Senator Evan Bayh has a new title: board member. He's joined the Board of Directors for Fifth Third Bancorp.
Bayh retired from the Senate in early 2011. He also served as Indiana’s governor from 1988 to 1997.
Fifth Third's chairman...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 2:00 PM
The election is less than two weeks away and the political ads are jamming the airwaves, with all sorts of claims and accusations. Some true, some not.
With the help of a non-partisan fact checking organization Fox59 News puts the ads to the truth test,...
| Nov 2, 2010
Democrats retained their Senate majority Tuesday, losing five seats but winning key races in West Virginia and California.
Republicans scored big gains, taking Senate seats from Democrats in Pennsylvania, Wisconsin, Arkansas, North Dakota and Indiana....
| Dec 20, 2010
| 12:00 PM
UPDATE: Indiana Lieutenant Governor Becky Skillman announced Monday she will not be running for governor in 2012, citing minor health issues.
She released the following statement:
"With much disappointment, I am announcing today that I will not be a...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 3:08 PM
Senator Evan Bayh is getting ready to adjust to life as a civilian after holding political office for the past 22 years in one capacity or another.
He stopped at the Starfish Initiative downtown Tuesday to give a farewell speech.The Starfish initiative...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 11:55 AM
Former U.S. Senator Evan Bayh has found himself a new job. Fox News announced Monday the have signed Bayh to become a contributor to the network.
Bayh will be a commentator and political analyst across all of Fox News' platforms. Bayh served as...
| Sep 20, 2010
| 7:33 AM
A recent Rasmussen Reports poll has Republican Dan Coats with 50% support to Democratic challenger, Rep. Brad Ellsworth, with only 34%.
8% of voters polled said they prefer another candidate while 9% said they remain undecided.
The candidates are...
| Sep 24, 2010
| 3:04 PM
Senator Evan Bayh (D-Indiana) is taking time out from Washington to campaign for the man he hopes will succeed him in the U.S. Senate.
He joined fellow Democrat Brad Ellsworth (D-8th District) in Indianapolis and three other Indiana cities Friday....