RNC's Steele takes healthcare message

RNC's Steele takes healthcare message

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Republican National Committee head Michael Steele will go to Indiana and Ohio to target healthcare stances of the states' Democratic congressional members.

Republican candidates target ANWR's oil

WASHINGTON, July 3 (UPI) -- Five congressional candidates are headed to Alaska to show support for opening a wildlife refuge up to oil development, sources said.
Indy superdelegate endorses Obama

Indy superdelegate endorses Obama

INDIANAPOLIS, May 1 (UPI) -- One of Indiana's Democratic superdelegates endorsed Barack Obama Thursday, less than a week before the Hoosier State primary.

Automakers to rally against fuel standards

CHICAGO, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- U.S. automakers say proposed fuel-efficiency standards would cost billions and risk jobs if they had to stop making their biggest, most profitable models.

Hill drops recount in Indiana's 9th

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 10 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Baron Hill, D-Ind., has ended a recount of ballots from the Nov. 2 election that showed him losing to Republican challenger Mike Sodrel.

Clooney dad not headed to Washington

WASHINGTON, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Nick Clooney, father of actor George Clooney, has lost his race for U.S. Representative in Kentucky.

Bogus, misdirected campaign calls abound

DETROIT, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Some last-minute campaign phone calls being placed to potential U.S. voters appear to be underhanded, while others are entirely misdirected.

Republicans hit Democrats on pledge vote

WASHINGTON, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- The GOP has targeted a group of Democrats, The Hill reported Wednesday, who opposed limiting the federal judiciary's role in Pledge of Allegiance cases.

UPI's Capital Comment for Dec. 17, 2002

WASHINGTON, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press I
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The Peter Principles: A bumpy ride in '04

WASHINGTON, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- For those who look at elections as isolated moments in time, the reasons for the November 2002 GOP victory seem, in hindsight, obvious.

Buyer wins Indiana 4th

INDIANAPOLIS, May 7 (UPI) -- Five-term Rep. Steve Buyer, R-Ind., on Tuesday captured the Republican nomination in Indiana's redrawn 4th Congressional District, defeating Brian Kerns whose district was dismantled as the state lost one of its 10 seats in the House in the 2002 Census.

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Baron Paul Hill (born June 23, 1953) is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives for Indiana's 9th congressional district, located in the southern portion of the state. He previously represented the district from 1999 until 2005. Hill belongs to the Blue Dog Democrats.

Hill was a three-sport star at Seymour High School, where he was all-state in football and basketball. He was inducted into the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame in 2000.

Hill accepted an athletic scholarship to Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina; where he earned a bachelor's degree in history in 1975. After graduation, he moved back to Seymour and joined his family's insurance and real estate business.

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