Mitch Daniels

Mitch Daniels is the 49th Governor of Indiana, a position he's held since 2004. More

Governor Mitch Daniels was elected as the 49th Governor of the State of Indiana in 2004, in his first bid for any elected office. He was re-elected in 2008 to a second and final term, receiving more votes than any candidate for any public office in the state's history.

Governor Daniels came from a successful career in business and government. He held numerous top management positions in both the private and public sectors, including CEO of the Hudson Institute and President of Eli Lilly and Company's North American Pharmaceutical Operations. He also has served as Chief of Staff to Senator Richard Lugar, Senior Advisor to President Ronald Reagan, and Director of the Office of Management and Budget under President George W. Bush. He is the author of a recent book, Keeping the Republic: Saving America by Trusting Americans.

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