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As election looms, Obama team gets ready

President Obama officially announced his candidacy for re-election April 4. The president made the announcement via a video that was released on his website. This was not a surprise. The last president to not seek re-election was Lyndon Johnson in 1968. The Obama administration has certainly seen better days and many confident Republicans are writing

Republicans reclaim House in nation and state

Republicans are taking the country back. That was the anthem of Indiana Republicans as they celebrated a multitude of wins in the midterm elections last night. Whistles and cheers rang out like battle cries in downtown Indianapolis’ Union Station where the Republican Party came together.  The crowd sported campaign t-shirts and chanted candidate slogans to

In the face of loss, Democrats have hope

Despite the Democratic Party lagging behind in polls and early voting results nationwide, spirits were high at the Indiana Democratic Party Election Party at the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown. The defining event of the night was certainly the Senate race, where Democrat Brad Ellsworth battled Republican Dan Coats for Evan Bayh’s open Senate seat. Ellsworth lost