Regionally Speaking, Monday, May 6, 2019

May 6, 2019

State Rep. Chris Chyung (D-15)
Credit Indiana House Democratic Caucus

Today: We continue our conversations with northwest Indiana legislators with State Representative Chris Chyung (D) of Dyer. He is one of the lawmakers elected in the November 2018 election, filling the seat formerly held by Representative Hal Slager. He gives us his assessment of his first General Assembly session including insight into the next two-year budget. Celina Weatherwax with the MAAC Foundation in Valparaiso tells us about the ground breaking of the state-of-the-art Law Enforcement Tactical Training Structure.

Mitch Barloga of NIRPC joins us to talk about how three Region recreational trails projects will benefit from the state’s new Next Level Trails Program. We also have a conversation with NWI political commentator Sam Barloga. He gives his take on the 2019 Primary election.