2001-2003 - Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
2004 - Is elected the 49th governor of Indiana.
January 10, 2005-January 14, 2013 - Two-term Republican governor of Indiana.
May 22, 2011 - Announces he will not be running for president in 2012.
June 21, 2012 - Purdue University announces Daniels has been unanimously elected to be the school's next president.
January 15, 2013 - Daniels starts his position as president of Purdue University.