2009 Howey Political Report

Date

Headline Article

Keywords / Descriptors

File Name

1/8/2009

Economic brink shapes HPI Power 50

A Detroit 3 demise & tough budget shapes 2009 list; Chewing gum with Pat; Top 50; It's the perfect time for government reform

HPR14z20.pdf

1/15/2009

Three defining Daniels speeches

Governor competes with the Colts to lay out critical markers as an uncertain year commences; Obama: Transform or fail; Pence prepares for become Obama's loyal opposition; As heard and seen at an Indiana inaugural; Shepard vows to play role in foreclosure crisis; When government is stuck, then citizens must step up; Why Obama has to be the next Ike or FDR; Legacy of the Greatest Generation

HPR14z21.pdf

1/22/2009

Obama speech did what he had to do

Not his greatest speech, but the new president connected us to history, mapped a new course; Government reforms won't be party line votes; When there was standing room only; McVey challenges CW on Burton challenge; Good intentions don't always yield good ideas; Senate COmmittee weighs police pensions; The governor commands Spring to come forth

HPR14z22.pdf

1/29/2009

Jobs bust stressing Hoosier safety net

WorkOne, FSSA, IDEM under intense scrutiny as Indiana economy takes body blow; One size fits all, but it doesn't fit counties; President Obama? Meet Mike Pence; Oh no! A party line stimulus vote in Congress; Parsing jobs numbers; Farmland assessments will keep increasing; What happens if Obama goes up in smoke?; The state of teen financial literacy

HPR14z23.pdf

2/5/2009

As Washington bickers, Hoosiers freeze

Obama warns of 'catastrophe' as stimulus plan stalls; What stimulus could do; Sustainable energy in the City of Firsts; Daniels administration rolling with the punches; Plouffe: How Obama turned Indiana blue; Partisan politics still grips Washington

HPR14z24.pdf

2/12/2009

The Obama-Pence showdown in Indiana

Is a rescue coming? Or the beginning of the 2010 campaign?; Obama remembers Elkhart; Mike Pence just doesn't get it; Government reform debate taking place in the Indiana Senate; Kernan cites 400,000 without library services; Pork is in the eye of the beholder

HPR14z25.pdf

2/19/2009

Townships reforms under the gun

Gov. Daniels takes triple hit in Republican Senate; Souder critiques Obama; Burton leaves no doubt: 'I intend to win' in 2010; Second term for Parker; chair showdowns in Lake, LaPorte counties; Viewing HST in the wake of Whitmore

HPR14z26.pdf

2/26/2009

Reform on emotion, not metrics

Senate vote on township reform sees Democrats in caucus opposition; Obama and the blue dogs; Obama cues up his ambitious agenda; A 'transformational' governor? Hardly; Wither te Statehouse news media; Aboard Air Force One with President Obama; War didn't end the Great Depression

HPR14z27.pdf

3/5/2009

Call to prepare for epic challenge

Sen. Waltz seeks 'Ex Com' as economic crisis turns into an 80 year event!; The greatest Speaker ever; President Obama's fork in the Iraq War road; Carl Brizzi surveys his political future; Sen. Buck flirts with the kiss of death; GOP governors say 'Yes we can'; Data detail of Hoosier distress

HPR14z28.pdf

3/12/2009

McDermott's Lake County gamble

Hammond mayor takes over Lake Democratic Party, backs Kernan-Shepard reforms; House amateur hour; Leader Psychology: Goodnight stays steady as Kokomo braces; The case stacks up against the status quo; We'll all pay for consolidation; Local government villification: R.I.P.; An open letter to Rep. John Boehner; If newspapers die, who will report?; Indiana keeps losing ground on wages

HPR14z29.pdf

3/26/2009

Gov. Daniels: Into the vortex

On the brink of tumultuous month, Daniels surveys the budget, autos, caps and reforms; A party & progress; Democrats sans reforms; Not so fast, Louis; Passing on the stimulus? Are you kidding me?; When term limits become discredited; Chance's Spring crocuses; Only a few changes in major party chairs

HPR14z30.pdf

4/1/2009

Gauntlet facing our Auto State

Bayh cautious on Obama budget vote, Visclosky in the crosshairs,

HPR14z31.pdf

4/9/2009

The Devil returns to CIB Details

Democratic Field begins to form in 2011, Playoffs and Payoffs

HPR14z32.pdf

4/16/2009

Change Dems don’t Believe in

Shame of Indiana, The most surreal statehouse tax day

HPR14z33.pdf

4/23/2009

Daniels, Bauer crisis showdown

Mitch Daniels, Pat Bauer, Todd Rokita, election,

HPR14z34.pdf

4/30/2009

Bauer budget bust:  No he can't

Pat Bauer, wages, Special session, Chrysler, Notre Dame,

HPR14z35.pdf

5/7/2009

Revising Statehouse Power List

Richard Lugar, Pakistan, nuclear arsenal, Theresa Lubbers, Roy Dominguez

HPR14z36.pdf

6/11/2009

General Assembly returns to reality

Richard Mourdock, Vi Simpson, optimistic, superintendents concerned, Epsich, money, students, Luke Kenley, budget, Pat Bauer, David Long, Baron Hill, Obama's DC, Brose McVey, Dan Burton, Dan Stockton, Brad Ellsworth, deal on elected judges, urban gateways,

HPR14z39.pdf

6/17/2009

As reforms wane, issues shift locally

Kokomo, Greenwood, Muncie, Brown County, Chris Chocola, political capital for mayor, Indiana Libertarians, CIB bailout, Gaming, Family Social Services Administration, Richard Lugar, foreign policy,

HPR14z40.pdf

6/25/2009

Budget brinksmanship at Statehouse

Mitch Daniels, president, Pat Bauer, 5th Congressional District, Richard Lugar, WMD

HPR14z41.pdf

7/1/2009

Daniels signs tormented budget

School, Jonathan Weinzapfel, taxes, Cash for clunkers, Richard Mourdock

HPR14z42.pdf

7/9/2009

Legislature a shallow talent pool

Legislature, Sarah Palin,

HPR14z43.pdf

7/23/2009

A 'revolution' begins…next week

Health, education, jobs report, Greg Goodnight, Scott Schneider

HPR14z44.pdf

7/30/2009

Is Sen. Bayh 'invincible' in 2010

Tony Bennett, Blue dogs, tuition reduction,

HPR14z46.pdf

8/13/2009

Hoosier town halls take civil turn

Indiana Senate races, John Mutz endorses Mike Murphy

HPR15a01.pdf

8/20/2009

Sodrel ponders 5th race vs. Hill

Tom Hayhurst, Health reforms, card check, EFA,

HPR15a02.pdf

8/27/2009

Debt, death, violence and reality

Bobby Knight,

HPR15a03.pdf

9/3/2009

HPI's 'Hot 25' House races in '10

Billboards, Ed Schultz, IDEA,

HPR15a04.pdf

9/10/2009

Obama seeks health consensus

Todd Rokita, redistricting, jobs

HPR15a05.pdf

9/17/2009

2011 recession shock for city halls

Mike Murphy, health, Marlin Stutzman

HPR15a06.pdf

9/24/2009

Bayh surveys reform in Senate

Todd Rokita, Richard Lugar, Barack Obama, Afghanistan, Todd Young, health, Mitch Daniels

HPR15a07.pdf

10/8/2009

Dead Hand:  Cold War hot flashes

Jackie Warlosky, Joe Donnelly

HPR15a08.pdf

10/15/2009

Senate kings, queens on reforms

Dan Dumezich, Luke Messer, Mike Murphy, Dan Burton

HPR15a09.pdf

10/21/2009

Too early to gauge FSSA fallout

Evan Bayh

HPR15a10.pdf

10/29/2009

Bayh a central figure in health drama

tax cap, Dan Burton, Todd Rokita

HPR15a11.pdf

11/12/2009

A courage vote; withering response

Health reforms, Evan Bayh

HPR15a13.pdf

11/19/2009

HPI's All-Political Hoops All-Stars

Hurrican flags, Mitch Daniels, Vi Simpson, education reform

HPR15a14.pdf

12/3/2009

Obama's Afghan brinksmanship

Medicaid, ISTA, securities complaint

HPR15a15.pdf

12/10/2009

Hostettler returns; Sodrel next?

Evan Bayh, health, HPI decision

HPR15a16.pdf

12/17/2009

2009 leaves a stamp on Hoosier soul

Mitch Daniels, John Hostettler, Baron Hill, Pat Bauer

HPR15a17.pdf

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