Brian Stewart - lawyer, Ohio state legislator, Iraq War veteran, and movie aficionado - tackles the issues facing the Buckeye State alongside guests from all walks of life.
Ep 8 - Rep. Mark Fraizer Interview, Guns, McKinsey
Brian discusses constitutional carry, and his resolution targeting opioid consultant McKinsey & Company, before interviewing Rep. Mark Fraizer. Plus, "Stew Reviews" of Dune, The Eternals, No Time to Die, House of Gucci, and Planes, Trains, and Automobiles.
Ep 7 - Redistricting Drama; Interview w/ David Kalk, President of Ohio College Republican Federation
Brian talks about Ohio's redistricting drama, his legislation on farm leases and the 2010 Buckeyes football season, and interviews David Kalk, President of the Ohio College Republicans Federation. Plus, "Stew Reviews" of "The Edge," Brian DePalma's "The Fury," and Hugh Jackman's newest movie, "Reminiscence."
Ep 6 - Rep. Adam Bird Interview; Afghanistan; Green Knight & Pig Stew Reviews
Brian is joined by fellow State Representative Adam Bird (OH-66) to talk education and more. Brian also shares his thoughts as a veteran on the recent events in Afghanistan, gives an update on visits throughout OH-78, and reviews "Green Knight" and "Pig," among other Stew Reviews.
Ep 5 - Rep. Carfagna interview; Householder expulsion vote; Budget Wins
Brian talks about his role in the resolution to expel Larry Householder, budget wins, the rise and fall of "Stewart For Congress", before interviewing Rep. Rick Carfagna, Assistant Majority Floor Leader in the Ohio House. Also, Stew Reviews of "Memories of Murder," "Nobody," "The Tomorrow War," and "Wrath of Man."
Ep 4 - Speaker Cupp Interview; First Bills Passed; The Little Things, Batman Returns reviews
Brian has an in-depth interview with Ohio House Speaker Bob Cupp, covering HB90, his election as Speaker, his approach to changing the culture of the legislature, campaign highlights, and, of course, his favorite movies, musicians, and restaurants. Plus, Brian discusses passing his first 2 bills in the first 2 months on the job, committee assignments, pending legislation, and gives a Stew Review of "The Little Things," "Batman Returns," and "The Fugitive."
Ep 3 - First Days in Office; the Capitol Riot; Soul/Tenet reviewed; Browns/Buckeyes highs/lows
Brian gives a "behind the scenes" rundown of his Oath of Office as State Representative, his first days on the job, and first bills he's introduced. Plus, a discussion about the riot at the U.S. Capitol. In his "Stew Review": Soul, Wonder Woman 1984, The Professor and the Madman, and Tenet. Plus, reflections on his short stint as a Cleveland Browns fan.
From receiving an update on Ohio’s 78th District to interesting interviews to “The Stew Review”, Brian Stewart informs and entertains. Thoroughly enjoy Brian’s insight and humor. This podcast is now at the top of my list...and not being a big movie guy, I can take Brian’s info and not waste my time on the duds. Congrats Brian and keep up the good work!
This covered two topics very important to me, 1) broadband internet to rural areas and 2) mom & pop businesses being allowed to stay open IF another shutdown occurs when the “big guys” can . It was very entertaining while being informative:) I will listen next time!
Honest and entertaining
Great interview with Steve Stivers and I really like the format of this podcast. This is an incredible opportunity to discuss local issues in a genuine and thought provoking manner. Keep up the good work!