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Brandon Smith

Brandon Smith has previously worked as a reporter and anchor for KBIA Radio in Columbia, MO, and at WSPY Radio in Plano, IL as a show host, reporter, producer and anchor. Brandon graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor of Journalism in 2010, with minors in political science and history. He was born and raised in Chicago.

Recent Posts by Brandon Smith

September 29, 2016

 

In a VMT system, people pay for how many miles they drive.

Roads Task Force Debates Potential Infrastructure Funding Sources

And an idea promoted by a Purdue expert testifying before the panel provoked debate among its members: the value of vehicle miles traveled, or VMT, fees.

September 28, 2016

 

bmv

Ind. BMV Appears In Court, Accused Of Overcharging Customers

A Marion County judge heard arguments today in a lawsuit accusing the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles of overcharging license and title fees.

September 27, 2016

 

Miller Beer

Lawmakers Begin Survey Of ‘Inconsistencies’ In Alcohol Laws

The legislative committee chair says their recommendations likely won’t include action on the controversial issue of Sunday alcohol carryout sales.

September 26, 2016

 

Republican Eric Holcomb and Democrat John Gregg

Where Do The Gubernatorial Candidates Stand On The Issues?

Where do Indiana's gubernatorial candidates stand on roads, universal pre-K, and LGBT protections?

September 26, 2016

 

veteran

Lawmakers Consider Changes To Military Family Relief Fund

The Military Family Relief Fund subsidizes food, housing, utility, transportation and medical bills.

September 26, 2016

 

Roads

Think Tank Ranks Indiana Poorly For Highway Systems

The Reason Foundation, a Libertarian policy think tank, ranks each state’s highway system every few years.

September 23, 2016

 

John Gregg is the Democratic candidate for governor.

Indiana State Police Alliance Endorses Gregg For Governor

This is the first time the Indiana State Police Alliance has endorsed a Democrat in a gubernatorial race.

September 22, 2016

 

Larry Turner

Ind. To Get $1 Million In Federal Funds For Drug Abuse Prevention

The $950,000 in grant funding comes from two programs, one anti-heroin and the other anti-methamphetamine.

September 22, 2016

 

Electric car manufacturer Tesla sells directly to customers, foregoing dealerships.

Lawmaker May Not Reintroduce Tesla Regulation Legislation

Tesla Vice President Diarmuid O’Connell told that committee that the bill would stifle the free market.

September 21, 2016

 

U.S. Social Security card and resident card.

Researchers: People Living In U.S. Illegally Contribute To Ind.

The study committee up to now has taken testimony largely from people reporting on the negative consequences created BY people living in the state illegally.

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