Donnelly http://nipr.fm en Senators At Odds on Food Stamps in the Farm Bill http://nipr.fm/post/senators-odds-food-stamps-farm-bill <p>The U.S. House passed the farm bill Thursday without including food stamp funding.&nbsp; Now, Indiana’s U.S. Senators are split on whether the assistance program should remain out of the bill.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 20:23:25 +0000 Brandon Smith 17531 at http://nipr.fm Senate candidates have final debate before election http://nipr.fm/post/senate-candidates-have-final-debate-election <p></p><p>In Indiana’s final U-S Senate debate the candidates repeated their attacks on each other, while shifting their focus to issues of foreign policy and social security.</p><p>Squaring off in Tuesday’s debate were Democrat Joe Donnelly and Republican Richard Mourdock, locked in a tight race with the balance of power in the U.S. Senate potentially in play. Libertarian Andrew Horning joined them to discuss foreign policy, Social Security and Medicare, and term limits for Congress.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 13:09:18 +0000 Brandon Smith 5851 at http://nipr.fm Senate candidates prepare for debate http://nipr.fm/post/senate-candidates-prepare-debate <p></p><p>GOP Senate hopeful Richard Mourdock says he doesn’t think the upcoming Senate debates will get nearly as many viewers as his debate with Senator Richard Lugar in the Republican primary.&nbsp; But with the race among the closest in the state, it’s possible there could be more interest than he realizes.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 18:46:01 +0000 Brandon Smith 5447 at http://nipr.fm