The Celock Report

The Celock Report is original reporting and analysis of state politics and government and what is occurring “on the ground” politically around the country. Written by John R.D. Celock, an award winning writer and author with an expertise in politics at all levels, The Celock Report strives to bring reporting and analysis on the political issues important to the daily lives of Americans.

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Analysis: Collins Puts Faith In Washington Over State

By John Celock Many governors who go to the U.S. Senate talk almost wistfully about their days in the governor’s…  Read More >


Missouri Attorney General Seeks to Be Nation’s Youngest Senator

By John Celock Missouri’s first term Republican attorney general has announced his bid against a Democratic senator and become the…  Read More >


New Hampshire Democrat Announces Retirement

By John Celock A New Hampshire Democrat from a swing district has announced that she will not seek another term…  Read More >


Michigan House Speaker Announces Statewide Bid

By John Celock Michigan’s state House speaker is aiming to become the country’s latest statewide elected official under the age…  Read More >


Court Strikes Down Kansas School Finance Law

By John Celock The Kansas Supreme Court struck down the state’s latest school finance law Monday, setting the stage for…  Read More >


Scalise Returns To Congress

By John Celock With words of praise for the U.S. Capitol Police and his doctors, U.S. House Majority Whip Steve…  Read More >


Analysis: Appointed Senators And Elections

By John Celock Appointed members of the U.S. Senate come with a double edge sword. They get the power of…  Read More >


Jersey City Mayor Bikes In New Ad

By John Celock The mayor of New Jersey’s second largest city is using biking in a new ad to highlight…  Read More >


Democrats Hold Slight Leads In Virginia

By John Celock A new poll shows that while Democrats lead in all three statewide race in Virginia, the races…  Read More >


Jersey City Mayor Uses Christie Beach Day In Commercial

By John Celock Jersey City’s Democratic mayor is using New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s (R) day at the beach during…  Read More >


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