IN Governor Mitch Daniels To Purdue : "Laws Are Only For Little People"
Aug 16, 2012 — Brian Howey: Mitch to Purdue Raising Serious Questions
What we’ve learned in the week after the Purdue University trustees approved him as university president is that the internal discussions involving Daniels coming to West Lafayette have been percolating for more than a year, which, coincidentally, corresponds with the end of his White House dreams.
I began hearing the Daniels/Purdue rumor early last winter. When it unfolded two weeks ago, the initial thought was that this is a bold stroke for Purdue....
But this script is now prompting some nagging concerns for a governor who has railed against “conflict of interest” in municipal governments as well as nepotism.