Mitch Daniels http://wkyufm.org en Indiana's Mitch Daniels to Co-Chair Panel Reviewing Space Program http://wkyufm.org/post/indianas-mitch-daniels-co-chair-panel-reviewing-space-program <p></p><p>Former Indiana governor, now Purdue University President Mitch Daniels, has joined a panel that will make recommendations about the future of the nation's space program.&nbsp;</p><p>The Committee on Human Spaceflight is part of the 2010 NASA Authorization Act. Its purpose is to review the space program's long-term goals and direction and suggest ways to sustain it.&nbsp;</p><p>Daniels says Purdue has a long history with the space program and that he's honored to serve on the panel. Purdue's alumni include astronauts Virgil `Gus' Grissom, Roger Chaffee, Neil Armstrong and Eugene Cernan. Armstrong was the first man on the moon, and Cernan was the last.&nbsp;</p><p>Daniels will serve as co-chairman of the committee through June 30, 2014. Mon, 25 Feb 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Associated Press 26906 at http://wkyufm.org Indiana's Mitch Daniels to Co-Chair Panel Reviewing Space Program John Gregg: Indiana Should Do More to Protect Vulnerable Young People http://wkyufm.org/post/john-gregg-indiana-should-do-more-protect-vulnerable-young-people <p>Indiana&rsquo;s Democratic candidate for governor wants increased protections and assistance for at-risk children. Former House Speaker John Gregg is criticizing outgoing Republican Governor Mitch Daniels for putting too much emphasis on cost-saving. Mon, 09 Jul 2012 18:54:21 +0000 Kevin Willis 15331 at http://wkyufm.org Mitch Daniels Named Next President of Purdue http://wkyufm.org/post/mitch-daniels-named-next-president-purdue <p>Indiana Gov. Mitch Daniels was introduced Thursday as the next president of Purdue University, quashing speculation that he would be tapped as a vice presidential candidate or a Cabinet appointee should Mitt Romney win the White House in November. Thu, 21 Jun 2012 15:06:55 +0000 Associated Press 14426 at http://wkyufm.org Indiana's Governor Maintains He Won't Run for White House http://wkyufm.org/post/indianas-governor-maintains-he-wont-run-white-house <p>Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels is once again brushing aside efforts by some to get him to enter the Republican Presidential contest. The online political journal Politico reports that some in the Republican Party are growing so concerned about the nominating process and the current crop of candidates that they&rsquo;re looking for a late-entry nominee.</p><p>Indiana Republican Party Chairman Eric Holcomb is quoted by Politico as saying &ldquo;the whispers have becomes shouts&rdquo; and that the knocks on Daniels&rsquo; door &ldquo;have become fist pounding.&rdquo;</p> Mon, 20 Feb 2012 20:45:58 +0000 Kevin Willis 7773 at http://wkyufm.org Indiana's Governor Maintains He Won't Run for White House