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A Look Back At Governor Mitch Daniels’ Years In Office

Governor Mitch Daniels began his first term in 2005 and leaves office in early January.

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Gov. Mitch Daniels speaks to the Warsaw Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce.

Governor Mitch Daniels leaves office in early January and will be replaced by incoming governor Mike Pence.

As Indiana Public Broadcasting’s  Brandon Smith reported earlier this month, Daniels will be remembered for several key initiatives including the school voucher program, building I-69 and right-to-work legislation. With his final term coming to an end, WFIU/WTIU takes a look at some of Daniels’ most remembered and often controversial policies.

Scroll through the articles and videos below for a chronological review of Mitch Daniels’ two terms as Indiana’s governor.

Gretchen Frazee

Gretchen Frazee is a reporter/producer for WFIU and WTIU news. Prior to her current role, Frazee worked as the associate online content coordinator for WFIU/WTIU. She graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia where she studied multimedia journalism and anthropology. You can follow her on Twitter @gretchenfrazee.

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