Donnelly gives progress report of his works in Washington
Fellow Hoosiers, I want to take a moment to give you an update on my Indiana-focused efforts in the U.S. Senate. In January, my office released a 2013 Annual Report that provides a look at my legislative efforts, an overview of my work on behalf of Hoosiers, and a snapshot of my travels around Indiana in 2013. You can view the report on my website at www.donnelly.senate.gov. I'd like to fill you in on the progress we've made so far in 2014 on some of the priorities detailed in this report...
President should stop Medicare Advantage cuts
Virtually all elected officials -- Republicans and Democrats -- share the goal of increasing access to affordable health insurance and helping families receive the best coverage to meet their specific needs.
The question today, as it was back in 2010 when President Obama's health care law was enacted, is how are these objectives best achieved?
Bump in the night leads to tiring day
I did not sleep well last night. I heard noises. Four-legged, five-year-old Tootie Mae heard them, too. The ticking and chiming sounds of the clocks were less than pleasurable to my ears. The furnace hummed, and the tub faucet dripped. When rest became tired of eluding me, the monotony gave way to a welcomed, short nap. Shortly thereafter, the security alarm sounded, and a stray cat came strolling down the driveway...
Nature is an amazing thing
To the editor: I have lived in this community for more than seventy years and I have been very blessed with good neighbors and beautiful surroundings. There is an old Sycamore on my property; it must be at least a hundred years old. If this old tree could talk it would share many stories...