Archive for the 'Indiana' Category

Democrats Accept Defeat

Sunday, July 2nd, 2006

Indiana Democrat Party Chair Dan Parker has announced that Democrats will not field a challenger for incumbent Sen. Richard Lugar.  While the slim chances that the Democrats had last year evaporated when former Rep. Tim Roemer decided against a bid, it is an excecptional admission of defeat to not field a candidate for the race at […]

So Much for Contesting Every Race

Sunday, February 19th, 2006

On Friday, the filing deadling passed for the Indiana primary without a single Democrat entering the Senate race.  This isn’t a surprise, but it does officially lock up the seat for Lugar.

Roemer Accepts Reality

Saturday, July 9th, 2005

No, he hasn’t become a Republican, but former Rep. Tim Roemer has finally realized what everyone else has known for some time, that Sen. Richard Lugar is safe no matter who runs against him. Democrats recently commissioned a push poll, giving results showing Roemer trailing Lugar by only 2 points. A Lugar poll, however, gave […]