| 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...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 5:45 PM
Former U.S. Senator Evan Bayh (D-Indiana) and his wife Susan were in Christchurch, New Zealand when a deadly earthquake struck Tuesday. A spokesperson with the Washington, D.C. law firm McGuireWoods LLP said the couple was attending an international...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 8:09 AM
Another Southern Indiana political hopeful says "no" to a possible run for governor. Former 8th District Congressman Brad Ellsworth told a local Evansville newspaper Monday he won't be running for any office in 2012.
Ellsworth lost to Dan Coats in...
| 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....
| May 9, 2012
| 12:12 PM
The hit men of the tea party can carve another notch in their collective gun belts this week with the ouster of Indiana Sen. Richard G. Lugar, a 35-year veteran of the U.S. Senate. Whatever mojo the conservative firebrands had in the 2010 GOP primaries,...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 7:15 AM
The Marion County Prosecutor's Office released a statement Thursday stating they have declined Indiana Secretary of State Charles White's request to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate allegations of voter fraud by former Senator Evan Bayh and his...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 11:46 AM
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...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 1:55 PM
A pack of rabid middle-of-the-roaders is lurking in the political underbrush, hoping to feast on the carcasses of our suicidally partisan Republican and Democratic national parties.
These "Americans Elect" dudes are attempting to create an Internet-based...
| Sep 6, 2008
Afinal nail has been driven into the coffin of one of the most venerable calculations in American politics by the selection of Delaware Sen. Joe Biden and Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as running mates, respectively, of Barack Obama and John McCain. The...