Abdul At Large

All week, Abdul has talked about the unintended consequences of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Thursday, he talked to Brandon Baker, a Colorado minister whose religion includes smoking the reefer. Would his church be protected in Indiana, under the RFRA?
Chris Gahl, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Visit Indy, tells Abdul that a third organization with a convention scheduled in Indianapolis could pull out if Governor Pence signs the Religious Freedom Restoration Act into law.
In a groan worthy moment at the statehouse, Representative Vanessa Summers accused the 18-month old child of a rival lawmaker of being racist while debating the highly controversial Resotration of Religious Freedom Act. Abdul was on hand to capture Summers in all of her glory...
I got this via e-mail last night. I think it's ironic seeing how lawmakers are moving forward with the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA). And why do I get the strange feeling there's going to be a lot more where this came from. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)...
I have two distinct personality traits. I don’t smoke marijuana because it dulls my hatred of people and I have never been a very deeply religious person. My philosophy is that I believe in God and believes in me and that’s about it. However, with lawmakers set to pass the...
Abdul's guests have two different perspectives on the polarizing Religious Freedom and Restoration Act. First, Kevin Brinegar, President of the Indiana Chamber of Commerce, discusses the economic impact of the revised bill. Later, WIBC trivia genius and statehouse reporter, Eric...
Tax season is here, and we're all navigating the tedious process of getting our money right with the IRS. It's a horrible process, and unfortunately, a local CPA questions the reality of a radically reformed tax code. Abdul's in-studio expert is Jason Crace, a former guest of...
I have never been more convinced in my entire life that if you want to reform the government and get spending under control, we need to get rid of withholdings when it comes to taxes. Allow me to explain. This past weekend I went back home to Illinois to visit my accountant. I’...
Indianapolis had a very special guest for St. Patrick's Day. Paudie Coffey, Irish Minister of state in the Department of the Environment, is the first state minister from the Emerald Isle to visit the Circle City in almost 50 years. Mr. Coffey was a delight to listen to, and we...