Regionally Speaking, Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Apr 18, 2017

Today:   A conversation with Indiana economist, writer and public speaker Morton Marcus on how the Indiana Economic Development Corp. shouldn't have offered state funds to two businesses to relocate jobs inside a county, a move that won't affect the overall state economy -- and how local and state decisions can be affected by proposed Trump administration budget cuts. 

A recent "Byline" report from the Times of Northwest Indiana looks at a Gary city government commission that focuses on crime fighting and crime prevention in the Steel City. 

And this week's "Quantum Leap" feature from Indiana Humanities asks the question: how did two immigrants in LaPorte build a revolutionary agricultural empire?