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Unearthing the bigger problem: The cause of low young voter turnout  

Recent local elections saw low levels of voter turnout. The Indiana Secretary of State's office found that only 24% of eligible voters in Indianapolis...

With House Republicans in turmoil, colleagues implore GOP holdouts not to shut down government

By LISA MASCARO and FARNOUSH AMIRI Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Working furiously to take control of a House in disarray, allies of Speaker Kevin...

On this Day: Remembering Tank Man at Tiananmen Square

On this day in 1989, an unidentified man stood in front of a squadron of tanks in Beijing's Tiananmen Square. The individual, who came...

Just days to spare, Senate gives final approval to debt ceiling deal, sending it to Biden

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fending off a U.S. default, the Senate has given final approval to a debt ceiling and budget cuts package. It's now on its way to President Joe Biden's desk to become law before a fast-approaching deadline. The Senate ground through late-night voting Thursday to wrap up work on the hard-fought deal. The compromise package negotiated between Biden and House Speaker Kevin McCarthy leaves neither Republicans nor Democrats fully pleased with the outcome. But the result cuts spending for two years and suspends the debt limit until 2025 after the next presidential election. Biden says he will sign it into law as soon as possible.

Voter suppression efforts continue

The right to vote is central to democracy. It’s what makes our country so great. One person, one vote. Your vote counts. Your vote...

Defend Democracy vigil scheduled Sunday

Defend Democracy Vigil is a local Hoosier event aligned with Americans across the nation in urging our electors to safeguard the presidency.Indianapolis is one...
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