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Governor Daniels praises 2012 legislative session

by Brandon Smith

March 12, 2012

Governor Mitch Daniels says the 2012 legislative session was an important one for the state, highlighting the passage of Right to Work and full day kindergarten funding as two key achievements.  But as Indiana Public Broadcasting’s Brandon Smith reports, one Democratic leader says the General Assembly failed to address the state’s biggest issues. More »

Poverty Awareness: Luck of the Draw

by Marcus Jackman

March 12, 2012

They say you can’t know a man until you’ve walked a mile in his shoes.  As part of Poverty Awareness Week in Delaware County, local media figures are being asked to do just that by participating in a poverty simulation called “Luck of the Draw.”  IPR General Manager Marcus Jackman took his chances with Molly... More »

Poverty Awareness: Introduction to the Week

by Marcus Jackman

March 12, 2012

This week is Poverty Awareness Week in Delaware County.   It’s filled with eight days of workshops, discussions, and tours designed to highlight the problem and pervasiveness of poverty in the surrounding communities.  The events are coordinated by Teamwork for Quality Living.  Molly Flodder is Teamwork’s Executive Director.  She says many people mistakenly believe that everyone... More »

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