Abdul At Large

Well, it’s that time of year again; it’s time for my top 10 state and local stories of 2017. Yes, we know there were a lot of national events taking place, but we focus on local and politics here. Number 10 – A Road to Somewhere – Who would have thought that Indiana lawmakers...
The attorney for the First Church of Cannabis is disputing legal arguments by the Indiana Attorney Genera l that it is not a real church nor should it be allowed to use marijuana as part of its sacrament. Click Here for More Photo: Abdul/Indy Politics
I wrote this a couple years ago, it seemed appropriate to republish it. As someone who was born Muslim, I have never officially celebrated Christmas, some informal gift exchanges over the years and keeping the Lovely Mrs. Shabazz happy notwithstanding. So on Christmas Day, my...
Congresswoman Susan Brooks talks about the Republican tax cut, job development and her job as chairman of the ethics committee overseeing allegations of sexual harassment against some of her fellow Congressmen. Click Here for More Photo: Congresswoman Susan Brooks
In his end of year interview, Governor Eric Holcomb talks about the recent controversy at the Department of Child Services, state revenue projections, workforce development, the opioid crisis and lawmakers efforts to clarify the statute on the use of CBD Oil. Click Here for More
The Chairman of the Indiana House Public Policy committee is introducing legislation that will allow for Sunday retail alcohol sales. Click Here for More Photo: Abdul/Indy Politics
Indianapolis Democrat City-County Councilor Stephen Clay is challenging Maggie Lewis for the position of Council President. Click Here for More
Republican State Senator Mike Crider of Greenfield is dropping out of the race for Congress in the 6th Congressional District. In a Facebook post today, Crider cited money as his main reason for exiting. A copy is posted below. Friends, After extensive discussions with my...
A Noblesville City Council member is throwing his hat into the ring to replace State Representative Kathy Richardson who decided not to run for re-election. Click Here for More Photo: Indy Politics