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What will Trump bring to economy?

Next year is likely to bring widespread changes to federal economic policy. When it comes to evaluating the impact of these, the devil is...
Bayh tried for years to reform Electoral College to make every vote equal

Democrat Hillary Clinton apparently won the most votes in the general election, but she didn’t win the White House — a contradiction that is...
Strong stance for openness needed

Kokomo Tribune Six years ago, the Indiana General Assembly passed legislation that allows judges to fine public officials who deliberately flaunt public-access laws. We remind our...
Trump team bid? Purdue president grounds another flight of speculation

A funny thing’s been happening since Election Day along the nightly flight path over Lafayette, headed west into the Purdue University Airport. As jets fly...
Problem is spending, not limits on taxes

It’s municipal budget season and is anyone else tired of listening to sky-is-falling rhetoric from officeholders unwilling to make hard decisions about spending in...
Dealers, automakers call for fair competition

With more than 400 dealerships across the state, Hoosier auto dealers are no stranger to competition. They thrive on it. Without competition, businesses are...
Governor-elect listens to advice

In a Facebook post thanking voters for his election victory, Governor-elect Eric Holcomb told Hoosiers, “You ain’t seen nothing yet.” But exactly what will Hoosiers...
Tiny Brown County town of Bean Blossom played key role in promoting music genre

Before New York had Woodstock, Indiana had Bean Blossom. It’s just a notch in the road to motorists heading south from Indianapolis on State Road...
Trump’s trillion-dollar infrastructure plan

On the campaign trail, Donald Trump promised to spend twice as much on infrastructure as whatever Hillary Clinton was proposing, which at the time...
Ransom will cost more than attack

(Anderson) Herald Bulletin In September, the U.S. House passed a resolution prohibiting ransom payments to Iran. The Republican-led House was angry over the revelation that the...

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