Indiana Republican Gov. Mike Pence Leading Off: • IN-Gov: Well, this would be fascinating. Bill Oesterle, a Republican who managed Mitch Daniels' first campaign for governor in 2004, just stepped down as CEO of the review website Angie's List—and he says he may primary the guy who succeeded Daniels, Gov. Show More Summary
Illinois is facing budget crisis, and Gov. Bruce Raune has a plan to address the state’s financial woes that comes straight out of the playbook of Midwestern Republican governors like Scott Walker in Wisconsin and Mitch Daniels in Indiana. Image:...Show More Summary
Requested by penguin. • Compiled by Fafart 01. Mitch Murder- Beach Interlude (Burning Chrome) 02. Rebolledo y Daniel Maloso- Venganza y Seduccion (Rexperience No.2) 03. Howard Jones- New Song (Human’s Lib) 04. Arthur Russell- Let’s Go Swimming (World of Echo) 05. Show More Summary
This State of Manufacturing blog is authored by Purdue University President and former Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels. To learn moreRead the Rest...
Wall Street Journal op-ed: How Student Debt Harms the Economy, by Mitch Daniels (President, Purdue University): To the growing catalog of damage caused by the decades-long run-up in the cost of higher education, we may have to add another casualty. On top of the harm high tuition and other charges...
George Will once noted that if Mitch Daniels, the accomplished and mild-mannered man who was then the Governor if Indiana, decided to run for president, he would have the charisma of competence. I often think about that expression. So many political candidates opt for the charisma and seem to assume that the competence part can be farmed out. Show More Summary
Daniel Strauss notes a real ha-ha from Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) on Talking Points Memo. The way Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) sees it, recent good news on the American economy is directly linked to the fact that there’s a new Republican majority in Congress. “After so many years of sluggish [...]Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Belt Tightening 101: Mitch Daniels has helped Purdue keep costs down for students. Prior to his arrival in 2012, tuition at Purdue had gone up every year for 36 years, with annual hikes averaging close to 6 percent in the previous decade. Daniels has frozen tuition for three straight years and […]
Watch this panel featuring Michelle Rhee, Mitch Daniels, and Richard D. Kahlenberg from yesterday's NYT Schools For Tomorrow. It's titled "Getting To College-Ready" and the Twitter hashtag was #NYTsft
Political junkies will remember how former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels was being groomed to run for president in 2012 before he made his foolish statement that the next president should "call a truce on the so-called social issues." Americans do not want a leader who is unable or unwilling to articulate and lead on important social issues.
Political junkies will remember how former Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels was being groomed to run for president in 2012 before he made his foolish statement that the next president should “call a truce on the so-called social issues.” Americans...Show More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: How Mitch Daniels’ Purdue Is Reinventing The American University.
by Doug Martin With $106,000 of in-kind contributions from Mitch Daniels’ school privatizing Aiming Higher PAC (page 7 ), $13,000 of in-kind contributions ( page 11 ) from Brian Bosma, a $1,500 direct deposit from Mike Pence’s committee...Show More Summary
Former Indiana governor and current president of Purdue University Mitch Daniels had some strong words for opponents of biotechnology when he addressed the American Seed Trade Association annual meeting in Indianapolis recently. “It’s...Show More Summary
By Neal Urwitz When Gov. Mitch Daniels talks about higher education, we should listen. The former governor of Indiana and current President of Purdue University is one of the most thoughtful policy experts in the country. Many people in higher education were thrilled he chose to devote his talents to being a university president. Show More Summary
By Sean Higgins, The Washington Examiner Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels wasted no time. The day after the Republican was sworn in as governor on Jan. 10, 2005, he issued an executive order rescinding collective bargaining rights for state employees.
In the NYT: "Union Leaders Gird for Battle Against Republican Running for Governor of Illinois."While struggles over the role of unions have boiled over in recent years in Republican-held Midwestern states like Michigan, Wisconsin, Indiana...Show More Summary
by Doug Martin Michelle Rhee’s political funding machine has entered Indiana, and the fake Democrat who once spoke at the statehouse with former governor Mitch Daniels is now handing cash to the rightest of the right-wing in Indiana, the latest none other than ALEC member Bob Behning. Show More Summary
by Doug Martin As a means to hold Purdue and other universities “accountable,” Mitch Daniels, in late December, announced the Purdue-Gallup Index which will track how well students in higher education fit into the US workforce. Anyone...Show More Summary