Winningham Blasts Young Over Payroll Tax Votes

Indiana Democratic congressional candidate Robert Winningham is criticizing Republican incumbent Todd Young for switching votes on the payroll tax cut compromise last week. Initially, Young voted against the Senate compromise and defended the Republican-controlled House for doing so, saying the short-term extension would hurt small business owners. However, growing political pressure from President Obama, Democrats […]

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 […]