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Regionally Speaking, Thursday, July 12, 2018


Today:    on this Reporters' Roundtable Thursday, we begin with an update on the issues surrounding Indiana and national politics.  Brian Howey, creator and editor of the online "Howey Politics Indiana" newsletter, joins us from Indianapolis to talk about the controversy involving Indiana Attorney General Cirtis Hill, the U.S. Senate race between incumbent Democrat Joe Donnelly and Republican Mike Braun and President Trump's visit to the NATO summit in Brussels and thought as Trump prepares for his one-on-one conversation in Helsinki with Russian President Vladimir Putin  (with only interpreters present).

Carole Carlson of the "Post-Tribune" is with us to talk about the stories on the Gary Community Schools that she wrote and posted online, as well as in print, and her story on Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson's recent visit to a Texas border town.

We will also hear from Indiana Public Broadcasting's Zach Bernard, Jeanne Lindsey and Stephanie Weichmann.

Chris Nolte produces and hosts “Regionally Speaking” aired weekdays from noon to 1:00 p.m. He's also the temporary local "Morning Edition" host.