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By Tammy Bruce
Topic - Mitch Daniels
An Indiana state senator is getting attention from an annual gathering of the nation's conservative leaders.
When superrich Republican Bruce Rauner decided to run for governor of Illinois, it was clear this wouldn't be the kind of race the state was accustomed to. Rauner, who made his fortune as a venture capitalist, was new to campaigning and bragged of being beholden to no one. He came out swinging at entrenched special interests and "government union bosses" with an intensity not seen before.
The Indiana House amended a bill targeting the state's energy-efficiency program Tuesday with a provision that would effectively end the program by the end of this year.
Purdue University has received a $5 million gift from an anonymous donor that will finance scholarships and efforts to make the school more affordable for students.
A bill that would allow Indiana's industries that use one megawatt or more of electricity to pull out of the state's energy-efficiency program passed an Indiana House committee Wednesday despite warnings by its opponents that the measure would undermine the 2-year-old program.
A sleeping giant awakening? The Republican National Committee is on war footing as the competitive gleam in chairman Reince Priebus' eye grows ever brighter.
Environmental and citizens groups are warning that a bill advancing in the Indiana Legislature threatens to undermine a 2-year-old energy-efficiency program that's seen successes in helping homeowners and businesses cut their energy use.
Purdue University is privatizing its printing services division after cutting a majority of those jobs last year.
South Bend Tribune. Jan. 17, 2014.
Hundreds of people packed a Catholic church in a southeastern Wisconsin city to mourn the death of a Purdue University student who was killed in a campus classroom last week.
Family and friends of Andrew Boldt will pay their respects to the 21-year-old West Bend native killed last week at Purdue University.
Purdue University President Mitch Daniels is back on campus after cutting short a trip to Colombia over the fatal shooting of a student in a classroom.
Purdue University President Mitch Daniels is cutting short a trip to Colombia after a fatal shooting on the West Lafayette campus.
The Times, Munster. Jan. 20, 2014.
A routine day of classes was pierced by the sounds of gunfire, fire alarms and screams when a Purdue University student entered a basement classroom and shot and killed a fellow senior engineering student from Wisconsin, whom a former teacher described as having a "brilliant mind."
Purdue President Mitch Daniels says the anonymous donor's generosity could motivate others to join a push to make the cost of attending Purdue more affordable.
Purdue President Mitch Daniels said the fund will help innovators move their technologies from research labs to the marketplace.