Politics – Election 2019

(Maureen Keating/CQ Roll Call via Getty Images) It was a disappointing week for Mario County Republicans who lost in a landslide loss to Democrats, including losses of even more City Council seats… it wasn’t a good night on Tuesday, to put it mildly. Dr. Root and Ethan Hatcher commiserate and breakdown what went wrong and what […]

Photo Credit: Stephanie Keith/Getty Images Former Marion County Prosecutor Carl Brizzi joins Rob Kendall to claim it is clear Jeffrey Epstein didn’t kill himself, and reveals all the mistakes made in the handling after his arrest. Plus, Justin Swanson of the Midwest Hemp Council discusses the Hemp Revolution in Indiana, Abdul-Hakim Shabazz on if the […]

Photo Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images Joe Hogsett smoked Jim Merritt. Many GOP council candidates went down in flames. The Marion County GOP failed in about every way possible. Rob Kendall and Abdul-Hakim Shabazz discuss if Indianapolis is now a one party city. Plus, why some Indy suburbs are starting to turn blue, some school referendums […]

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Republicans are celebrating a record 70 wins in races for mayor across Indiana, but Democrats say they’ve got plenty to celebrate too. Democrats have been cutting into traditionally Republican suburbs nationally, and saw the same effect in Indiana, winning the Zionsville mayor’s race and three city council seats in Carmel and Fishers. State […]

(INDIANAPOLIS) – Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett led a big night for the mayors of Indiana’s largest cities. Hogsett (D) clobbered State Senator Jim Merritt with 71{46ff1f14221e6e90aab6104ff16614ca22b12c1f029f774ee196565ca96b3af3} of the vote, while Democrats added six seats to their council majority, defeating Council Minority Leader Mike McQuillen and two other incumbent Republicans en route to a 20-5 majority. […]

WIBC’s live on-air election coverage will begin immediately after the IU basketball postgame show, at approximately 9:30 p.m. Before that, Chris Davis, Eric Berman and Abdul-Hakim Shabazz will anchor coverage on the WIBC Facebook page.  Local results will also be shared on Twitter, @93WIBC. (Graphic by WIBC.)

(INDIANAPOLIS) –  Early voting is closed for Tuesday’s election, after nearly 12,000 Marion County residents cast their ballots. The polls are open on Election Day from 6 a.m.m to 6 p.m. — at least if you have contested races. Some cities don’t. In Marion County, twice as many people voted early as in the last […]

(Kathryn Scott Osler/The Denver Post via Getty Images) This week Jason Richey the City Council candidate from District 22 & Capri Kendall join Dr. Root and Ethan Hatcher in the studio. Jason Richey shares his qualifications for city council and his plans to help make INDY greater! Also a shocking ruling against Leo Lech from a […]

Photo Credit: Harry How/Getty Images The First Lady of WIBC Terri Stacy joins Rob Kendall to discuss the time Colts great Eric Dickerson was locked out of WIBC. Plus, will crime be the deciding issue in the Indy Mayor’s race, or could it be a sexual battery allegation from years ago, Daylight Savings Time is […]

(LAWRENCE, Ind.) – Governor Holcomb is hitting the road to reelect three Republican mayors and elect seven new ones. Holcomb rallied about 40 Republican campaign workers in Lawrence to get out the vote for Mayor Steve Collier, in the first stop on a 10-city tour that will close in New Albany on Monday night, 12 […]