David Ford http://wfpl.org en Astronaut Kevin Ford to Appear Before Indiana Senate—From Space Station http://wfpl.org/post/astronaut-kevin-ford-appear-indiana-senate-space-station <p></p><p>The Indiana native who's commanding the International Space Station will make a very long distance video call to the Indiana Statehouse this week.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Astronaut Kevin Ford is scheduled to speak from Earth orbit via video hookup with the Indiana Senate Thursday.</span></p><p>Ford is from Blackford County, and his older brother, David Ford, was a state senator who died of pancreatic cancer in 2008.</p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:02:00 +0000 Rick Howlett & Associated Press 3766 at http://wfpl.org Astronaut Kevin Ford to Appear Before Indiana Senate—From Space Station