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OPINION July 23, 2016

Pence looks good next to Trump
Indiana has produced some statesmen who would have made great vice presidents or even presidents of the United States. Former Republi­can U.S. Sen. Richard Lugar and former Demo­cratic U.S. Rep. Lee Ham­ilton are the two most recent.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016

When laws aren't really laws at all
Indiana legislators passed a law in 2010, aimed at cutting back on the number of motorists texting while driving. It hasn't worked.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016

The odd coupling of Pence, Trump
More than two decades ago, in the aftermath of a bruising campaign for Congress, Mike Pence did what few aspiring politicians would contemplate.
He penned a reflective mea culpa.
Titled "Confessions of a Negative Campaigner," Pence's article opened with a passage from the Bible about sinners. He admitted that as part of a failed bid for Congress in 1990, he'd waged "one of the most divisive and negative campaigns in Indiana's modern congressional history."
For that, Pence said, he was sorry.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Can Indiana's criminal justice system be better?
South Bend Tribune
A group of experts in Indiana has taken on a daunting task: reforming the state's criminal justice system.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Time is overdue for a ceasefire
Can we please stop shooting each other?
That seems a fairly simple request, and yet, over and over again, we wake up to find that more of our friends, neighbors and countrymen have been shot.
A Florida man "stands his ground" and shoots an unarmed teenager.
A disturbed man shoots up an Orlando nightclub.
Gang members attempting to shoot each other catch a child in the crossfire.
A police officer shoots an unarmed man who is pinned to the ground.
A vigilante responds by shooting police at what, to that point, had been a peaceful protest.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

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