An attorney and M.B.A., the triple-Indiana University graduate served as Director of Legal Affairs for the Council of State Governments, and as Director of Marketing and in-house counsel for the Hudson Institute before founding INGroup in 1989, a firm providing key information resources related to Indiana state politics and government.
Ed has directed numerous projects for the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Department of Labor, the Federal Election Commission, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, and is a nationally recognized authority on state election, ethics, lobbying, and campaign finance law. His research was approvingly cited by the U.S. Supreme Court in a landmark 2000 decision.
The newsletters he now publishes for Hannah News have each won first-place awards from the Society of Professional Journalists – Indiana. In 1995, the Indianapolis Business Journal recognized him as a member of its “40 Under 40” class. In 2009, he was recognized by the Ball State University Department of Journalism with a Special Citation.
Adam VanOsdol is the senior editor of Hannah News Indiana and co-author of Indiana Legislative Insight, Indiana Education Insight, and Indiana Gaming Insight. Before that, he was senior editor for INGroup.
Full Throttle Fulfillment Solutions plans Liberty investment
Full Throttle Fulfillment Solutions, a woman-owned, third-party logistics provider, plans to invest $7.3 million in the coming years to establish operations in Liberty, initially leasing and equipping an 23,000-square-foot space and ultimately adding to the property within the next [...]
AG Rokita says raises needed to ‘keep the office going’
Attorney General Todd Rokita (R) says that OAG raised starting attorney salaries from $55,000 to $75,000 “just to keep the office going,” given that the big law firms against whom OAG competes for talent are paying starting salaries around [...]
West Vigo High School begins diversity training
Partially in response to “racial harassment issues” at West Vigo High School, the Vigo County School Corporation has elected to begin district-wide staff diversity training “that addresses bullying and increased sensitivity as it relates to diversity, equity and inclusion,” [...]
Kokomo School Corporation eyes renovations and improvements
Kokomo School Corporation plans to take on $6.1 million in debt through general obligation bonds for various school renovations and improvements. The school district does not intend to raise taxes as the school plans to slowly pay off the [...]