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Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels leaves the White House after a meeting of the National Governors Association with President Barack Obama on February 27, 2012 in Washington, DC.

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Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels leaves the White House after a meeting of the National Governors Association with President Barack Obama on February 27, 2012 in Washington, DC.

Mitch ‘The Blade’ Daniels Takes on Higher Ed

From Bloomberg View’s Ticker blog The college business model, says Mitch Daniels, is all wrong and deserves to be toppled. Other than that, he seems to like his new job as Purdue University’s president. On Wednesday, he sat down with...

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Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials conference.

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Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush at the National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials conference.

Jeb Bush’s American `Restoration’

The divide between the impoverished and privileged in the United States is widening, with a society of once great ideals following a disturbing path toward an unsustainable future — a nation in need of “restoration.” A new regime of educational...

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Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush on the final day of the Republican National Convention (RNC).

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Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush on the final day of the Republican National Convention (RNC).

Jeb Bush: `Here’ for Education

Updated at 1:15 pm EST Jeb Bush is in town. The former Florida governor, brother of one former president and son of another, is encamped in Washington — in a hotel just a few blocks from the White House, as...

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Sen. Richard Lugar outside the Senate chamber in Washington.

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Sen. Richard Lugar outside the Senate chamber in Washington.

Outside Groups Influencing Indiana Senate Primary

Indiana Senator Richard Lugar is getting extra help from some powerful people as a May 8 Republican primary nears. YG Network Inc., a non-profit independent expenditure group led by former aides to House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and House Majority...

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