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Good Start: Indiana to Dump Common Core

March 30, 2014

As it discovers more about Common Core, Indiana will become the first state that adopted the program to dump it after its initial phases are over.  Some believe that this development could start a snowball effect as more states implement the standards this Fall.  We’ll have to see where all this is going. Common Core [...]

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Mike Pence to Announce His Next Move. UPDATE: Pence Not Running for President

January 27, 2011

The gossip website Politico is reporting that Mike Pence will announce his decision on whether he will for President sometime tonight.  According to Ace, the decision will come at 7:00 p.m. I hope he runs for President.  The country needs a conservative with gravitas who can unite the GOP and successfully take on Obama.  That [...]

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Pence for President?

January 17, 2011

Believe it or not, we’re now at the beginnings of the 2012 Presidential campaign (the first GOP Presidential debate is two months away, which is interesting considering that there are no announced candidates yet.)  Be prepared to be officially sick of it all by May. Several GOP veterans, including a former Reagan deputy counsel and [...]

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The Spending Limit Amendment

March 7, 2010

Three House Republicans, Mike Pence, Jeb Hensarling, and John Campbell, are proposing a Constitutional amendment which states that Federal spending shall not exceed 20% of the economy unless in times of war, debt repayment or by the will of a 2/3 vote in both houses of Congress. Known as the Spending Limit Amendment (pdf file), [...]

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Rep. Mike Pence Will Not Challenge Evan Bayh

January 26, 2010

Rep. Mike Pence (R-IN) will NOT challenge Senator Evan Bayh (D-IN) in this November’s Indiana Senate Race, as initially thought.  Pence would have been a good choice to challenge Bayh, as he held a lead in early polls.  Now, Bayh stands a better chance of winning in November, although another potential Republican challenger, John Hostetler.  [...]

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Bayh Evan? Rasmussen Poll Shows Indiana Senate Seat in Play

January 25, 2010

Add Indiana’s Evan Bayh to the list of Senate Democrats now fighting for their political lives.  According to the latest Rasmussen Reports poll, the formerly popular and safe Bayh now trails Republican Congressman Mike Pence in his bid for re-election.  Fortunately for Bayh, Pence has not declared his candidacy, but that should provide the Senator [...]

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Goodbye 2008!

December 31, 2008

I’m kind of glad to see this year go.  While fun was had, disappointments and external events put a particular funk on this year as I look back on it. The biggest story of the year happened on my birthday when America chose to embrace our new status as an Obama Nation.  We deserve what [...]

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House Republicans Want a Vote!

August 1, 2008

After the Dems decided to start a five-week vacation, about 40 or so House Republicans, led by Mike Pence, stayed in the House chamber after the Dems adjourned to make a point about the Republican’s determination to get a drilling bill up for a vote.  On her way out San Fran Nan had the lights turned [...]

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