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A collection of news and information related to Republican Party published by Tribune Company sources. (Photo GETTY IMAGES)
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  • Democrat O'Malley hits GOP support for Indiana law

    Likely Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley says it's "shameful" for Republicans to support an Indiana law that critics see as legalizing discrimination against gays and lesbians. The former Maryland governor criticized 2016 Republican...
  • Watchdog group says 4 2016 prospects dodging finance law

    A watchdog group is accusing four potential 2016 presidential candidates of skirting federal campaign finance rules while traveling and raising money as if they were off and running. In complaints filed with the Federal Election Commission on Tuesday,...
  • Robert B. Reich: The rise of the working poor and the non-working rich

    Many believe that poor people deserve to be poor because they're lazy. As House Speaker John Boehner has said, the poor have a notion that "I really don't have to work. I don't really want to do this. I think I'd rather just sit around." In reality, a...
  • In Missouri, questions remain over suicide of auditor's spokesman

    In Missouri, questions remain over suicide of auditor's spokesman
    A suicide note left by a media director for the late Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich was released Tuesday at the family's request in an effort to quell speculation about his death.  The body of Spence Jackson, 44, was found in his Jefferson City, Mo.,...
  • Obama commutes sentences for 22 convicted of federal drug crimes

    WASHINGTON President Barack Obama commuted the sentences of 22 drug offenders serving time in federal prison, accelerating the administration's efforts to reduce penalties for many of those convicted of such crimes. Obama's decision, announced Tuesday,...
  • Senate panel considers repeal of construction wage law

    Indiana lawmakers proposed changes Tuesday to a GOP-backed bill that would repeal the law that sets wages for public construction projects, though opponents say those efforts aren't enough to offset potential damage to the state's construction industry....
  • Florida senators meet with feds over health care money

    Florida senators meet with feds over health care money
    TALLAHASSEE — Amid growing budget discord that could derail this year's session of the Florida Legislature, Senate President Andy Gardiner dispatched two top Republican senators to Washington to talk with federal officials about more than $1 billion...
  • Corbett receiving state pension

    HARRISBURG — Former Republican Gov. Tom Corbett, a vocal advocate for pension reform, is collecting a $38,765 state pension, retirement system records show. He withdrew a $118,378 lump-sum payment based on his contributions with 4 percent...
  • Pence bows out, Porter County GOP cancel event

    Pence bows out, Porter County GOP cancel event
    Porter County's Republican Party has canceled its annual Lincoln Day Dinner, scheduled for April 9 at Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton, after Gov. Mike Pence pulled out and organizers were concerned about finding another speaker on such short notice....
  • Missouri House panel sends medical marijuana bill forward

    The Missouri House may consider a medical marijuana law that has garnered some Republican support after a House committee unanimously approved the proposal Tuesday. The GOP-sponsored measure would set up a system for some Missouri residents with specific...
  • Police: Spokesman wrote 'can't take being unemployed again'

    Missouri auditor's spokesman Spence Jackson stayed on the job following his boss' suicide, but a note found at his apartment shows he apparently was concerned about the potential of getting laid off when he decided to also kill himself. Police...