Indiana Week in Review

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

IWIR

August 29th, 2014 at 2:22 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

All of the regulars are on hand today.  The Indiana Week in Review panel will discuss:

  • Richard Mourdock’s resignation
  • 7th Circuit arguments over gay marriage
  • Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight taken into custody
  • Michael Claytor questions Mike Pence’s ethics
  • Evan Bayh’s upcoming political decision
  • New security gates coming to the governor’s residence

IWIR

August 22nd, 2014 at 11:45 am by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Lesley Weidenbener is in for Jon Schwantes and Jennifer Wagner is the Democrat on Indiana Week in Review this week.  The panel will discuss the following topics:

  • The ruling requiring Indiana to recognize gay marriages from other states
  • Mayor Ballard’s proposal for a commuter tax
  • An alternative to the Mounds Lake Reservoir
  • Loretta Rush takes over as Chief Justice
  • Greg Zoeller seeks protections for members of the military
  • Indianapolis ranks 14th in honesty

IWIR

August 8th, 2014 at 4:46 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Lesley Weidenbener is in for Jon Schwantes this week.  The Indiana Week in Review panel will discuss these topics:

  • The selection of Loretta Rush as Chief Justice
  • Joe Hogsett files an exploratory committee for mayor
  • Greg Ballard says he’s undecided on a bid for a third term
  • Todd Rokita’s comments on immigrant children and Ebola
  • The movement for a rail line from Chicago through Fort Wayne
  • The National Guard ends racing sponsorships

IWIR

August 1st, 2014 at 12:54 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

It hasn’t happened for a while but all of the regulars will be on Indiana Week in Review today.  Here are the topics:

  • Mike Pence’s immigration comments
  • Pence meets with HHS Secretary about HIP
  • Joe Donnelly says the Roubebush VA Hospital may have been undeservedly red flagged
  • Bad sheriffs
  • State Fair beer
  • The railroad scare involving two women in Bloomington

IWIR

July 25th, 2014 at 11:24 am by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Brandon Smith of Indiana Public Broadcasting is in for Jon Schwantes this week and Lesley Weidenbener is in for John Ketzenberger as the Indiana Week in Review panel looks back on the last week in July and these topics:

  • The ruling striking down the Right to Work law
  • The naming of 5 pilot counties for Pre-K vouchers and the reaction from Mayor Ballard
  • Jobs announcements and the unemployment rate
  • The Tony Dungy/Michael Sam controversy
  • A beehive at the Governor’s Residence
  • Brickyard 400 picks

IWIR

July 18th, 2014 at 10:10 am by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Dan Parker is the Democrat and Lesley Weidenbener is in for John Ketzenberger today as the Indiana Week in Review panel tackles these topics:

  • Joe Hogsett’s political future
  • The call for non-profit contributions to pay for police in Indy
  • The Indy Chamber’s call for a commuter tax
  • State budget cuts revealed in the same week as new surplus numbers
  • The battle over cold beer
  • The youngest deputy

IWIR

July 11th, 2014 at 2:02 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

All of the regulars are on the Indiana Week in Review panel today.  It may be awhile before that happens again as vacations commence.  Here are the topics:

  • The state won’t recognize gay marriages
  • Tony Bennett agrees to pay $5,000 fine
  • Murders of police officers spark new sentencing demands
  • Sen. Jim Banks going on active duty in the Navy
  • Democrat Michael Claytor accuses the governor of accounting tricks
  • Governor Pence previews a trade mission to the UK

 


IWIR

July 4th, 2014 at 12:54 pm by under Jim Shella's Political Blog

Indiana Week in Review is on at a special time on TV20 tonight due to 4th of July coverage.  You can see it at 7:30pm.  All of the regulars will be there discuss the following:

  • The governor’s decision on whether to recognize gay marriages
  • The charge that the Division of Child Services is a “deadbeat parent”
  • 2 members of Congress tour the Indianapolis VA hospital
  • Connie Lawson establishes new crowdfunding rules
  • World Cup fever in Indy