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On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on the East Chicago City Council approving an ordinance that maintains COVID-19 public safety measures within the city limits, Brandon Smith reports Indiana U-S Senators Todd Young and Mike Braun are asking the U-S Supreme Court to overturn its longstanding precedent that legalized abortion nationwide and Chris Nolte has a conversation with with Indiana University Northwest economist Micah Pollak with his insight on the economic effect of the pandemic on the economy. All of that, and more, on this edition of “Lakeshore Update”…

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Today: Ashley Williams with “Just Transition NWI” is on "Regionally Speaking" to talk in more detail about a recent report on “Earthjustice” that provides new evidence of community benefits gained by thorough cleanup of toxic coal ash -- rather than leaving it in place.   NIPSCO’s Michigan City Generating Station and others around the country were studied. Indiana University Northwest economist Micah Pollak is being featured in a University-sponsored podcast on research and creative activities.  Pollak has been tracking the COVID-19 pandemic and its economic impact for months.    The podcas