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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

February 21, 2017

 

Indiana

House Rejects Study Committee Amendment To Gun Bill

House lawmakers rejected an attempt to push a gun regulations bill to a summer study committee.

February 20, 2017

 

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Committee Approves Bill Sanctioning Use Of Baby Boxes

The bill includes the same language that failed to make it out of committee last week.

February 20, 2017

 

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Redistricting Reform Likely Dead This Session

An effort to reform Indiana’s redistricting process is likely dead this session.

February 17, 2017

 

Indiana statehouse

Statehouse Update: Roads Bill, Vetoes, Study Committee On Guns

The House approved a tax-raising road funding bill, lawmakers voted to override Mike Pence’s vetoes and a House committee amended a gun regulations bill.

February 16, 2017

 

(Ken Lund/Flickr)

House Approves Tax-Raising Road Funding Bill

The House approved comprehensive road funding legislation that raises fuel taxes and opens the door to tolling Indiana interstate highways.

February 16, 2017

 

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Committee Chair Blocks Vote On Redistricting Reform

The House Elections Committee chairman won't guarantee a vote on the bill this session.

February 15, 2017

 

statehouse

House Committee Amends Abortion Bill To ‘Balance Out’ Language

A committee changed the bill to, as one lawmaker put it, “balance out” language concerning medication-induced abortion reversals.

February 14, 2017

 

Some cities are considering regulating short-term rentals like those made popular by VRBO.

Airbnb Bill Passes House On Second Attempt

Lawmakers approved the bill barring local governments from banning short-term rentals on its second attempt at passage in the House.

February 14, 2017

 

Indiana Statehouse in March, 2016.

Senate Votes To Override Pence Vetoes After House Vote Last Week

The Senate voted to override former Governor Mike Pence’s final two vetoes.

February 14, 2017

 

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Committee Approves Language To Study Eliminating Handgun Licenses

A House committee approved an amendment to a gun regulations bill that would create a study committee to investigate eliminating all handgun licenses.

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