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Eric Berman

Eric Berman has been WIBC and Network Indiana's political reporter and statehouse bureau chief for two decades, and has covered the administrations of six governors. Eric began his radio career at WIOU in Kokomo, and worked at WOWO in Fort Wayne before joining WIBC in 1994. His work has earned numerous awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, the Indiana Broadcasters Association, United Press International, and the Associated Press, including the AP's Indiana Reporter of the Year award. He has been cited by Howey Politics Indiana as one of Indiana's most trusted political reporters. Eric was a semifinalist in the "Jeopardy!" Tournament of Champions in 1987, and has co-authored five trivia books with Lou Harry, including "Biggest Trivia Book Ever -- and That's a Fact!"

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Congressional challenger Kevin Grant (R-4th) (WIBC.com photo: Committee to Elect Kevin J. Grant) U.S. Representatives Todd Rokita and Susan Brooks are seeking reelection after losing a bid for the nomination for governor. But they'll have an extra hurdle to clear first. Rokita...
Former House Speaker John Gregg (D, right) greets Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb (R). (WIBC.com photo: Abdul-Hakim Shabazz) A day after Lieutenant Governor Eric Holcomb became the Republican nominee for governor, he and Democrat John Gregg followed each other onstage at Holcomb's first...
Democrats will formally nominate Hillary Clinton for president Tuesday night. Indiana House Minority Leader Scott Pelath says the four-day convention in Philadelphia is an opportunity to draw clear contrasts with Republicans. He says Democrats will offer specific ideas for the...
Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb accepts the Republican nomination for governor as U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks and Todd Rokita look on. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Lieutenant Governor Eric Holcomb is Republicans' new nominee for governor. A committee of 22 party leaders selected Holcomb over...
Indiana will put $200 million more than expected into road funding after closing the books on the last fiscal year. A deal between legislators and Governor Pence set aside a billion dollars to get a head start on road funding while they discuss a long-term solution. But final...
Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb (center) talks with Indiana delegates on the floor of the Republican National Convention. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Republicans choose a new nominee for governor Tuesday. 22 state and district party leaders will choose from among Lieutenant Governor...
Donad Trump and Mike Pence (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) CLEVELAND - Indiana's delegates came into the Republican National Convention publicly united behind Donald Trump, and are leaving it the same way. The Republican nominee closed the four-day convention in Cleveland with...
Karen and Mike Pence greet Indiana Republicans as state party chairman Jeff Cardwell (right) introduces them. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) BRATENAHL, OHIO -- A day after addressing Republicans as the party's nominee for vice president, Governor Pence has gotten a Hoosier...
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (right) greets supporters in Cleveland with his running mate, Gov. Mike Pence. (WIBC,com photo: Eric Berman) CLEVELAND -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has returned to Cleveland, joining running mate Mike Pence for an...