By empowering the president in this way, we make it more likely engagement with the Iranians will succeed, and they will peacefully abandon their nuclear ambitionsEU, Washington issue warnings to Iran Apr 29, 2009
I love working for the people of Indiana. I love helping our citizens make the most of their lives. But I do not love CongressBayh steps down Feb 16, 2010
In the long run, I think the deficits and the debt are too highBayh defends vote against Obama budget Apr 12, 2009
Is there any reason to stop, you know, acting aggressively? NoBayh defends vote against Obama budget Apr 12, 2009
We may need to have to recalibrate what we do as we go along as the facts change. He did inherit one heck of a mess, and it's gotten worse over the last couple of monthsModerate Dems: Too soon for more stimulus Mar 08, 2009
Birch Evans "Evan" Bayh III (pronounced /ˈbaɪ/, bye; born December 26, 1955) is an American Democratic politician who has served as the junior U.S. Senator from Indiana since 1999. He earlier served as the 46th Governor of Indiana.
Bayh first held public office as the Secretary of State of Indiana, elected in 1986. He held the position for only two years before being elected Governor where he successfully advocated for state welfare reform, tax cuts, and fiscal discipline. He left his office after completing two terms and briefly took a job lecturing at Indiana University Kelley School of Business, before being elected to the U.S. Senate seat once held by his father, Birch Bayh.
On February 15, 2010, Bayh announced he would not seek reelection to the Senate in 2010.