Young: Washington is Broken

Speaking on the House floor, freshman U.S. Rep. Todd Young, R-In., vented frustration with Washington, which he says is broken and has failed to find solutions on several issues this year. The southern Indiana congressman did not offer any specific agenda to build bipartisanship in the GOP-controlled House or Democratic-controlled Senate nor did he blame […]

Former Hamilton Aide To Seek 9th District Seat

From the Associated Press A one-time aide to former Congressman Lee Hamilton plans to seek Hamilton’s old congressional seat in southern Indiana now held by Republican Todd Young. Robert Winningham says he’ll run for the Democratic nomination in next year’s primary in the 9th District. The 50-year-old says he was Hamilton’s campaign media director in […]

Retired Air Force General To Seek Indiana Congressional Seat

A former national security aide to President Barack Obama says he’ll run for Congress in southern Indiana’s 9th District. Retired Brigadier Gen. Jonathan D. George will try to retake the seat for Democrats. Republican Todd Young ousted Democrat Baron Hill in the GOP’s 2010 sweep of the House. George is a former top Air Force […]

McConnell, Yarmuth, Young and Fischer to Tour Sherman Minton Bridge

Inspectors have been surveying the damage on the Sherman Minton Bridge for over a week, and Saturday, they’ll be joined by a group of elected officials. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer, Senate Minority Mitch McConnell and U.S. Representatives John Yarmuth and Todd Young will join federal and state transportation officials on a tour of the bridge. […]