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Regionally Speaking, September 27, 2022

Regionally Speaking September 27, 2022
The Board of Governors Federal Reserve
Chair Powell answers reporters' questions at the FOMC press conference on September 21, 2022.

Today: The Fed recently raised rates by another three-quarters of a percentage point and at the same time pledges more hikes to fight inflation. We’ll hear from PNC Financial Services Senior Economist Abbey Omodumbi about what that will mean for Indiana’s economic outlook.  Indiana Youth Institute President and CEO Tami Silverman is back with us again…this time to discuss the 2022 Kids Count Data Book. But up first we bring back our conversation with IUPUI senior lecturer Pierre Atlas. He was with us to discuss the “Trump Effect” on the upcoming Midterm election.  All of that on this edition of Regionally Speaking.

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 engag, teach and change lives. Prior to working at Lakeshore Public Radio, Dee enjoyed giving her time, talent, and resources to various community organizations. Dee believes in servant leadership. Her favorite quote is "Leadership is service not position." by Tim Fargo.
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.