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Hoosier author explores presidential campaign cycles in Indiana

By Abrahm Hurt TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Many probably don’t remember the presidential campaigns of southern segregationist, George Wallace. Fewer will remember that he drew numerous votes and support in his campaigns through Indiana in 1964, 1968 and 1972. “Campaign Crossroads: Presidential Politics in Indiana from Lincoln to Obama” by Andrew Stoner delves into the influences […]

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This week marked the 70th anniversary of the attack on USS Indianapolis

By Max Bomber TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS— This week marked 70 years since a Japanese vessel torpedoed the USS Indianapolis during the last days of World War II, killing hundreds. “Bad things happen to good people, it was a matter of just bad luck,” said the Director of Manuscript and Visual Collections at Indiana Historical Society, Paul […]