DALLAS - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence jokes that he's heard the argument that the next president of the United States should be a governor -- and that he's "sympathetic" to it.
Pence spoke Friday in Dallas at an event held by the group Americans for Prosperity.
Pence did not offer any hints about whether he would seek the Republican nomination in 2016. But he said he didn't want a governor to promise, "Send me to Washington and I'll run the place just like I ran my state."
Instead, Pence says he'd want a president who'd promise to give governors more freedom to work on their own.
Pence gave a 20-minute speech about his work in Indiana and received a standing ovation, with several audience members calling at him to run for president.
Indiana courts push for $5M for e-filing system
Indiana courts are seeking an additional $5 million in the new state budget for an electronic filing system that will allow litigants to…
StormTeam 6 Action: Wintry mix to fall Sunday
It's a StormTeam 6 Action Day as Hoosiers brace for widespread weekend snow.
Car flips into Mississinewa River, driver killed
A man died Sunday after his car flipped into the Mississinewa River, police said.
Fire destroys Muncie flea market
A store in Muncie was destroyed in a fire early Sunday, dispatchers in Delaware County said.
Kings snap losing streak to beat Pacers 99-94
The Sacramento Kings used free throws to survive a cold start until their shooting heated up and they put an end to their eight-game losing skid.
Hoosiers, Indy Snow Force prep for wintry roads
Indy Snow Force went to work Saturday night preparing the city for a possible heavy blanketing of snow Sunday.