Monday, December 22, 2014

Indiana Buzz



Heavy reliance on the RV sector, which is vulnerable when the economy slows, has prompted long-standing calls for economic diversification.


Tim Vandenack

Posted on Dec. 4, 2014 at 12:22 p.m.

Leaders here have long pushed for economic diversification, something to complement the RV industry. It’ll take some doing.

Tim Vandenack

Posted on Dec. 2, 2014 at 6:44 p.m.
Felipe Merino immigration informational session

Combined with previous immigration changes, 40,000 of the state’s undocumented immigrants potentially have a means to secure permission to legally remain and work.

Tim Vandenack

Posted on Nov. 26, 2014 at 4:08 p.m.
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An informational session sponsored by immigrant advocates and held at College Mennonite Church drew about 150 participants.

Posted on Nov. 24, 2014 at 6:26 p.m.

Likewise, spending in the 2nd District race for 2014 is up compared to 2008 and down in every other House district in the state.

Posted on Nov. 21, 2014 at 1:28 p.m.

The officials — Sens. Coats and Donnelly, among others — didn’t offer comments or criticism on the specific details of Obama’s measures.

Posted on Nov. 12, 2014 at 4:53 p.m.

Republicans will have a majority in the U.S. Senate following last week’s voting, matching the GOP majority in the U.S. House.

Posted on Nov. 7, 2014 at 6:00 a.m.

The most and least engaged voters in Elkhart County, the most partisan voting precincts here and other election tidbits.

Posted on Nov. 3, 2014 at 1:10 p.m.

From Oct. 1 through Nov. 2 Walorski had raised $189,190 compared to $40,043 for challenger Joe Bock.

Posted on Oct. 15, 2014 at 6:34 p.m.

A Democratic activist said “Buoscio’s successful fundraising” made the ad possible.

Posted on Oct. 15, 2014 at 5:33 p.m.

The two candidates face off Oct. 21 in Wabash and will also appear in back-to-back interviews on WNIT.

Posted on Oct. 15, 2014 at 2:52 p.m.

Though award-winning recorder Jerry Weaver improved his office’s efficiency and reduced spending, voters booted him out in May. It raises questions about how informed voters are, some say.

Posted on Oct. 10, 2014 at 8:10 p.m.

Also, Walorski is running a website critical of Bock and a proposed Rochester debate in the race is off.

Tim Vandenack
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