All IN

All In host Mariam Sobh.

"All IN" is a daily, statewide talk show about interesting things happening in Indiana. We want to connect people – to the latest news and to each other – through deep, thoughtful, lively conversation.

And we would love to hear from you! Leave questions or comments on Twitter and Facebook, and we’ll try to work it into the show.

Listen live on WBAA Monday through Friday from 1-2 p.m.

Voter Suppression And Voter Outreach

Oct 29, 2020

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, voter turnout this election is a lot harder to predict. But for some demographic groups, the pandemic is not the only factor that might deter them from going to the polls.

The Race For Indiana Attorney General (Repeat)

Oct 28, 2020

With only six days left until the General Election, we wanted to revisit a show from earlier this month on the race for Indiana attorney general.

Today we re-air extended interviews with the candidates, Democratic candidate Jonathan Weinzapfel and Republican candidate Todd Rokita, conducted by Indiana Public Broadcasting reporter Brandon Smith.

Produced by Drew Daudelin.

Are Big Changes Coming To Health Care?

Oct 26, 2020

Health care is a top issue for voters this election, and the COVID-19 pandemic has heightened the urgency of an already contentious political fight around the Affordable Care Act.

Today we talk to health care and legal experts about what's at stake, and what reform is being proposed for our health care systems. How likely are sweeping changes? And how would it affect Hoosiers, and people across the country?

The Friday Pitch-In

Oct 23, 2020

The number of positive COVID-19 cases across the state is rising again this week. A second wave seems probable, but debates around statewide restrictions continue. Today we get updates on this story, the gubernatorial race, and more.

We also hear a voters' guide on statewide education policies, with the help of two education reporters.

Asian American owned businesses across the country have been struggling to stay open because of limited service, and some say discrimination has made things worse.

Today we talk to the leader of a local Asian American organization, and an Asian American business owner, about what challenges they faced at the beginning of the pandemic and how they’re doing now.

Supreme Court Nominee Amy Coney Barrett

Oct 20, 2020

Attention around Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has grown, as the Senate Judiciary Committee is expected to pass the SCOTUS nominee for a confirmation vote from the full Senate.

The Pandemic's Impact On Rural Hospitals

Oct 19, 2020

Hospitals across the state have felt the impact of the pandemic in different ways.

Today we talk to a panel of guests about rural hospitals, the unique challenges they've faced, and the changing roles they play for the communities around them.

Produced by Drew Daudelin


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Energy Insecurity

Oct 15, 2020

Low income households are losing access to utility services like electricity, heating, and cooling every day. And this issue, known as energy insecurity, is getting worse as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.

Climate Voters In The November Election

Oct 14, 2020

Environmental issues, especially around climate change, are a growing concern among likely voters according to national polls. Could these so-called climate voters have an impact in the November election, in Indiana and across the country?

Today we talk to a panel of experts and advocates about how conversations around environmental issues have changed in recent years, and what might be causing it to happen.

The Ku Klux Klan In The Heartland

Oct 13, 2020

Indiana’s relationship with the Ku Klux Klan is a dark part of our history, but it’s important to acknowledge and understand. In the 1920s Klan-friendly Governor Edward Jackson was elected, and KKK Grand Dragon D.C. Stephenson was a political force.

The Friday Pitch-In

Oct 9, 2020

Cases of COVID-19 have increased to more than 131,000, with 1,832 new cases confirmed Friday. And the ruling last week about the mail-in ballot deadline has been halted by a different judge. Today we get updates on these stories and more.

When schools across the country closed their doors earlier this year, many before and after school programs closed with them. Since then, programs like these are more widely sought after by families as caregivers return to work and students return to virtual learning.

The Heartland International Film Festival is mostly virtual this year due to the pandemic, with a hybrid of online and in-person screenings, including drive-ins. Part of the appeal of a film festival is being around other fans, but the convenience of watching from home could bring in a new audience.

The Race for Indiana Governor: The Challengers

Oct 6, 2020

Early voting for the November election starts today in Indiana. This week we're diving into the governor's race by listening to extended interviews with incumbent Governor Eric Holcomb and his two challengers.

The Race for Indiana Governor

Oct 5, 2020

With about a month left until the November election and early voting starting tomorrow, Hoosiers across the state are thinking more about which candidate represents their values and ideals the most. Today we look at the race for Indiana governor. How has the COVID-19 pandemic changed the way candidates campaign around Indiana?

We also hear an extended, unedited interview with incumbent Governor Eric Holcomb.