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Stories with subject: Conservatism
  • Indiana Senate leaders face Republican primary challenges 
    Updated: Apr-16-16 11:08 am

    INDIANAPOLIS - The two most-powerful leaders of the Indiana Senate are working to fend off Republican primary challengers who have criticized their handling of contentious issues in the GOP-dominated General Assembly.

  • GOP's social, fiscal conservatives at odds over gay rights story has photos
    Updated: Apr-06-16 6:44 pm

    JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri - Republican lawmakers upset about the Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage have advanced measures in about a dozen states this year that could strengthen protections for those who refuse on religious grounds to provide services to same-sex couples.

  • GOP appeal to conservatives with health care, immigrant cuts story has photos
    Updated: Apr-05-16 3:39 pm

    WASHINGTON - Trying to win over conservatives, House Republicans are sweetening their budget proposal by putting several programs on the chopping block, including President Barack Obama's health care law and tax credits for children of immigrants living in the country illegally.