Pence Launching Indiana “Listening” Tour

From the Associated Press: Indiana Congressman Mike Pence is beginning a statewide “listening” tour as Hoosiers wait to hear more specific ideas from the Republican gubernatorial hopeful.     Pence (right) is set to crisscross the state Thursday and Friday, stopping at Indiana businesses to talk with workers. He has previously said he would lay out his agenda […]

Pence Has Fundraising Lead In Indiana Governor’s Race

From the Associated Press: Republican Rep. Mike Pence is dominating the money race for the Indiana governor’s office. Campaign finance numbers released Wednesday show Pence raised $5 million last year and has $3.7 million in the bank. Democrat and former Indiana House Speaker John Gregg has raised $1.7 million so far and banked $1.2 million. […]

Pence Expected to Announce Gubernatorial Bid

Indiana Representative Mike Pence is expected to declare his candidacy for Governor of Indiana tomorrow. The Tea Party favorite will likely make the announcement in a morning conference call. A number of factors have pointed to a Pence gubernatorial campaign. His likely chief rival, former Democratic Governor and Senator Evan Bayh recently declined to run. […]

Pence Postpones Announcement on Possible Gubernatorial Bid

Indiana Congressman Mike Pence is expected to announce this week whether he’ll run for governor next year. The 6th District Republican was previously rumored to be considering a bid for president, but decided against it in January. He was expected to announce his plans for 2012 today, but decided against it after learning about the […]

Daniels Says He Would Have Money And Support If He Ran For President

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels has spent months fueling speculation that he’ll seek the Republican nomination for President in 2012. He made what may be his boldest statement this week in an interview with Politico. He told the D.C. news outlet that he would have the money and support to win the election, but his wife’s concerns may keep him out of the race.