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As our political center disappears, movement politicians step in

Before Sen. Bernie Sanders’ narrow New Hampshire primary victory over Pete Buttigieg, Notre Dame Prof. Robert Schmuhl...

What to do with our ‘in-between’ citizens

How about those kids today, huh? Don’t ask members of the Indiana General Assembly....

The Democratic establishment is awful at picking candidates

After 2016, the Democratic establishment would have been justified in getting out of the business of presidential...

Iowa showing puts Hoosier on competitive primary path

For 8-10 years, all across Indiana, there was buzz in political circles about a smart, ambitious young...

Hoosiers could pay the price for coal bill

For all the well-deserved criticism directed at House  Bill 1414, which could delay coal plant closings in...

That week’s winners and losers

“That week” started Sunday night with an exciting and hard-fought Super Bowl game, which I was happy...

Let’s hear it for a job well done

Bob Vollmer is my new hero. He is retiring from the Indiana Department of...

What if 2020 elections included Hoosier cities’ races?

City elections mean more when more people vote. Elected officials pay more attention to a wider variety...

The end of 2016

And so 2016 finally draws to a close.  It’s been the longest election year...

Infant deaths are Indiana’s state shame

Indiana is above average, but not by a measure of which anyone should be proud: infant mortality.