Indiana Week in Review

IWIR

November 21st, 2014 at 2:24 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

State politics is the focus on Indiana Week in Review today as all of the regulars take part.  The topics are:

  • Organization Day in the General Assembly
  • Brian Bosma’s renewed call for ethics reform
  • David Long’s take on a possible shift to the right in the state Senate
  • Kelly Mitchell takes office early as State Treasurer
  • Indiana Chamber calls for an appointed state school superintendent
  • Straight No Chaser puts out a new holiday song

IWIR

November 14th, 2014 at 1:33 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

All of the regulars are on hand for this week’s Indiana Week in Review.  The topics are:

  • Joe Hogsett’s formal announcement of a campaign for Mayor of Indianapolis
  • The document that called for castrating the Mayor of Carmel
  • The approval rating for Mike Pence
  • WISH-TV/Ball State Hoosier survey results on Pre-K funding and textbook fees
  • Crime concerns revealed by the Hoosier Survey
  • Sun King’s food menu

IWIR

October 31st, 2014 at 2:18 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Eric Holcomb is the Republican today for the pre-election episode of  Indiana Week in Review.  The panel will make extensive predictions and discuss the following issues:

  • Candidate arrested for stalking his opponent becomes the target of a confusing campaign mailer
  • Treasurer candidate Mike Boland promises to donate his salary to charity
  • A federal grant for a humor class at Butler U. is challenged by Sen. Tom Coburn
  • The Year of the Farmer

IWIR

October 17th, 2014 at 12:58 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

All of the regulars will be on hand today as the Indiana Week in Review panel considers these subjects:

  • House Speaker Bosma calls for more education funding, Democrats call him a hypocrite
  • Bosma promises bi-partisan ethics reform
  • A to F school grades delayed
  • Big name campaign help for Mike Delph’s opponent
  • Bosma opens the door to Sunday liquor sales
  • Jim Irsay returns from suspension

IWIR

October 10th, 2014 at 11:53 am by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

All of the regulars will be on hand today as the Indiana Week in Review panel tackles these topics:

  • The captivity of Abdul-Rahman Kassig
  • Gay marriage is legal in Indiana
  • Selection process for Marion County judges found unconstitutional
  • Mike Pence’s trade mission to Canada
  • First statewide political ads on TV
  • The peace dove

IWIR

October 3rd, 2014 at 11:49 am by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Tim Berry is the Republican today as the Indiana Week in Review panel tackles these topics:

  • President Obama in Gibson County
  • President Obama flying in and out of Gary
  • New first offender program for Indiana prison inmates
  • No word from the Supreme Court on Indiana’s gay marriage case
  • The potential for lifting the TV blackout of the Indy 500
  • Performance artist promotes freedom of speech at the Vonnegut Library

IWIR

September 26th, 2014 at 2:45 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Dan Parker is the Democrat and Brandon Smith is in for Jon Schwantes today.  The Indiana Week in Review panel will tackle the following issues:

  • Democrat Bob Ashley’s call for Rep. Eric Turner to drop his name from the ballot
  • The Pence Administration decision to release more domestic violence funding
  • The Pre-K pilot launch
  • Advocates express support for HIP 2.0
  • Congressman Larry Bucshon targeted on the Daily Show
  • Carmel woman starts cuddling business

IWIR

September 19th, 2014 at 1:24 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

SPECIAL TIME ALERT!  Indiana Week in Review will be on at 7:30 pm on WFYI TV20 instead of 8:30 tonight only.

All of the regulars will be on the panel to discuss these topics:

  • Domestic violence funding squabble
  • Possible Toll Road bankruptcy
  • BMV refunds
  • Gay marriage opponents faces openly gay opponent
  • Mass transit grant
  • Dr. Kent Brantly testifies in Congress

 


IWIR

September 12th, 2014 at 11:09 am by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Jennifer Hallowell is the Republican this week as the Indiana Week in Review panel tackles these topics:

  • Evan Bayh won’t run
  • Mike Pence talks foreign policy sparking new speculation
  • Dan Coats backs Obama ISIS plan
  • New state technology center
  • Paul George’s offensive tweets
  • Roy Hibbert’s viral tweet

IWIR

September 5th, 2014 at 10:48 am by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

All of the regulars are on hand today as the Indiana Week in Review panel tackles these topics:

  • The gay marriage ruling by a federal appeals court
  • The right to work arguments in the state Supreme Court
  • Jim Irsay’s punishment
  • The Labor Secretary visits Indy
  • Larry Bucshon delivers the GOP Address
  • The 50th anniversary of the Beatles concert at the State Fairgrounds