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Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb addresses supporters after winning his second term as governor in Indianapolis, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Indiana Republicans sweep by Democrats in statewide races

Nov. 3, 2020 11:37 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republicans won continued control of the Indiana governor’s office and kept the state in the GOP’s presidential column as voters cast the final ballots Tuesday, with Democrats falling short in other races they targeted in hopes of clawing back to political relevance in the...

U.S. 5th Congressional District candidate Christina Hale speaks at Mounds State Park Sept. 2, 2020 during a Meet & Greet sponsored by One Nation Indivisible Madison County.  Republican Victoria Spartz, a state senator from Noblesville, is facing  Hale, a former state representative from Indianapolis, in a race that’s drawn millions of dollars in campaign spending and could show whether the national trend of suburban women away from Republicans under President Donald Trump extends enough to shift the Indiana seat. (John P. Cleary/The Herald Bulletin via AP)

Democrats aiming for seat in longtime Indiana GOP stronghold

Oct. 24, 2020 10:26 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The suburbs clustered across the north side of Indianapolis have been a treasure trove of Republican votes for decades, reliably supporting the party’s state and congressional candidates by wide margins. That has seemingly shifted quickly in the last few years and landed the...

Indiana GOP candidate's posting condemned by party leaders

Oct. 19, 2020 5:03 PM EDT

MUNSTER, Ind. (AP) — Republican officials have denounced a Facebook posting by one of the party’s Indiana congressional candidates about white supremacy. The posting on candidate Mark Leyva’s Facebook page has a photo of a white woman wearing sunglasses with the phrase: “Know the...