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Fox59 Face Off with Josh and Jennifer

My friend and colleague on the other side of the aisle, Jennifer Wagner, and I were back in the Fox 59 studios debating the hot political topics of the day.  We continued to discuss the hot State House topic of “Right to Work” and Mitch Daniels’ final State of the State address.  We also talked […]

Interviewing Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma

One other blogger and I had the chance to sit down with Indiana House Speaker Brian Bosma right after Governor Mitch Daniels’ final State of the State address.  Most of the conversation centered around the “Right to Work” legislation, but we covered a few other topics as well including priorities for the rest of the […]

Debating Right to Work and Presidential Politics

Jen Wagner and I appeared again on FOX 59 earlier this week to discuss the hot topic of “Right to Work” the Indiana General Assembly as well as Presidential politics and the impact Indiana may have. This is just the start of what will be a weekly appearance on FOX 59 during the 5pm hour […]

My Appearance on Fox59 Debating the Indy Election Results

In case you missed it last night, Jen Wagner and I were on Fox 59 last night to debate the results of the Indianapolis Mayor’s race between Republican Mayor Greg Ballard and Democratic challenger Melina Kennedy.  In the second half of the segment Fox 59 anchor Fanchon Stinger asks me what the first thing Mayor […]

Making My Return to Local TV

It’s Election Day and after all the votes are cast and the ballots are counted, local television will be lit up with post election commentary ofwho should have done what and when.  Winners and losers will be broken down.  The victors will be lauded while those fall in defeat will be second guessed.  That’s where […]

It Was Ten Years Ago Today, But I Will NEVER Forget

I had arrived at work a little later than normal this particular morning taking the Red Line in from Silver Springs, Maryland. I had just started my job as the Deputy Chief Clerk for the congressional Government Reform Committee, chaired by Congressman Dan Burton, not even two weeks earlier. This was my first real job […]

Just Something I Did Over the Weekend

While a good number of my friends were off galavanting at the Smart Girls Summit in St. Louis this past weekend, I was at home and staying on call while Congress hashed out the debt ceiling plan.  So, while that happened, I decided to get out my guitar and record myself playing one of my […]

The Gospel According to Twitter

“Why do you look for the living among the dead? He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: ‘The Son of Man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, be crucified and on the third day be raised again.’ “Then they […]

Episode 36 of "Gillespie" on

[podcast][/podcast] Episode 36 of Gillespie on FTRradio includes interview with Indiana State GOP Chairman Eric Holcomb and Indiana’s 9th District Congressman, Todd Young. Missed previous episodes and want to catch up? Check out the archive here or subscribe on iTunes. Also, check out the new fan page on Facebook for “Gillespie on FTRradio“.

Episode 35 of "Gillespie" on

[podcast][/podcast] Episode 35 of Gillespie on FTRradio includes a conversation with John LaRosa of Four Tier Strategies.  Kristee Kelley and I talk with him about New Media and the role it will play in the 2012 election cycle (read; huge!).  I also speak with Amelia Hamilton (aka Gadsdenista on Twitter) of Fountainhead Communications.  We talk about her role with […]