Governor Daniels Begins Second Term

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels has taken the oath of office for a second term. Daniels’ inaugural address was filled with metaphors, comparing the country’s and state’s economic struggles to a winter frost. He told the audience in the State House that Indiana will emerge from the recession even stronger. “In overwhelming numbers, Hoosiers have declared… Continue reading Governor Daniels Begins Second Term

Daniels' Inauguration Today; State of State Address Tuesday

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels will deliver two major speeches this week. The first will come today when Daniels is inaugurated for a second term. The second is tomorrow, when the Republican governor will deliver his State of the State address to a joint session of the Indiana House and Senate. Daniels says the two speeches… Continue reading Daniels' Inauguration Today; State of State Address Tuesday

Daniels Calls On Public Workers To Give Up Raises

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels says public employees across the Hoosier State should consider giving up their pay raises next year to ease the burden on local government and school budgets. Daniels has no authority to order salary freezes outside of state government, but says other employees who give up their pay hikes could help their… Continue reading Daniels Calls On Public Workers To Give Up Raises

Daniels Says Federal Rescue Plan "Beat Doing Nothing"

Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels says he believes the federal goverment made the best of a bad situation by attempting to rescue the nation’s financial sector with the $700 billion package approved by Congress last week. Daniels, who led the White House Office of Management and Budget during President Bush’s first term, says it will take… Continue reading Daniels Says Federal Rescue Plan "Beat Doing Nothing"