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Regionally Speaking: June 15, 2022

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On this edition of "Regionally Speaking," we'll hear from the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) on how small businesses are weathering the perfect storm of a pandemic, supply chain issues, staffing issues, and a possible recession.

Then, Joe Pete, of the NWI Times, discusses the latest happenings with White Lodging "checking out," USW contract talks are set to start in July, and the White Sox in Whiting.

Holly Wade - Executive Director, NFIB Research Center
Barbara Quandt - Regional Director, NFIB
Neil Samahon - President and CEO of Opportunity Enterprises
Joe Pete - NWI Times Business Reporter

As Vice President of Radio Operations, Tom is responsible for overseeing Lakeshore Public Radio. He oversees the radio station’s programming, as well as news. He was instrumental in bringing several different genres of music to Lakeshore Public Radio.
As co-host and producer of Regionally Speaking, Dee is responsible for connecting with northwest Indiana community newsmakers to share their stories with the Lakeshore Public Radio listening audience. She believes in the power of storytelling to engage, teach and change lives. Prior to working at Lakeshore Public Radio, Dee enjoyed giving of her time, talent and resources to various community organizations. Dee believes in servant leadership and her favorite quote is Leadership is service not position by Tim Fargo.