Evan Bayh

Indiana Senate race tightens as Republicans take on Bayh

Lisa Hagen, The Hill

Democrat Evan Bayh’s last-minute attempt at a political comeback made this year’s Senate race in Indiana look all but over for Republicans hoping to hold on to the open seat. But with six weeks until the general election, polls are tightening and the contest is looking more like a toss-up as Senate control hangs in the balance.