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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

IN AG 1-16-2018