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The Tale of Two Candidates

Indy's 1st Mayor's Debate

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This week incumbent mayor Joe Hogsett and his opponent Jim Merritt met for the first debate on Thursday at the Hob Nob hosted by the Indy Chamber hosted in the beautiful Union Station. The style of the debate allowed each candidate to speak at length about their vision for the city of Indianapolis, Ethan Hatcher and DR. David Root present highlights from their presentations. 

Ilhan Omar has been accused of funneling hundreds of thousands of dollars to her lover's consulting firm, revealed in divorce papers filed by Dr. Beth Mynett who accused her husband Tim of carrying on an affair with Representative Omar. Will an ethics investigations follow? Also Inspector General Michael Horowitz released an 83 page report condemning James Comey of mishandling FBI materials in releasing personal memo's during 2017 which were subsequently leaked to the media. The Justice Department has declined to prosecute. 

And Prime Minister Boris Johnson requests the Queen suspend Parliament, which she agrees to. This move brings England closer to Brexit in October, but this will likely will be without an official deal. Dr. Root explains how these pieces come together to achieve national sovereignty for the United Kingdom. In addition to Brexit, October promises to be an exciting month in entertainment with the release of the Joker and Breaking Bad movies! Listen to the show to get the full rundown on these stories and more!

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