NEW YORK - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence says Republicans must dramatically limit the federal government's role in education, welfare programs and transportation.
Pence says that state leaders -- not the federal government -- should be responsible for those areas.
Pence made the comments in a Thursday night speech to political donors in New York City. He was in the state to help boost his national profile ahead of a possible presidential bid.
The former congressman isn't as well known on the national stage as some potential candidates, but Republican operatives suggest that he could emerge as a major player should he run.
It is Pence's second meeting with New York donors in as many months. He's also been bolstering his policy resume at home and abroad.
Man accused of beating mother unconscious
A Muncie man is accused of attacking his own mother after she suggested he get a job.
Block Burners gang members arrested in Kentucky
Two members of the Block Burners gang targeted by the FBI last week were arrested Tuesday night in Kentucky.
Driver in fatal bus crash had suspended license
A 6-year-old boy was killed and several others were injured in a church bus crash on Interstate 70 on Tuesday afternoon.
CALL 6: Floorboard rust problem irks drivers
Call 6 Investigates has uncovered a problem that could be lurking right under your feet, and some car owners are demanding action.
Mayor: Connersville out of financial emergency
The mayor of cash-strapped Connersville said the city has emerged from an extended period of belt tightening.