The Friday Pitch-In

Aug 21, 2020

In a statewide address this week, Governor Holcomb announced a new cabinet position--Chief Equity, Opportunity, and Inclusion Officer. And Planned Parenthood will drop a lawsuit against the state of Indiana over the 18-hour pre-abortion ultrasound law. Today we get updates on these stories and more.

We also hear from IndyCar driver and 2013 Indy 500 winner Tony Kanaan on what this Sunday’s race without fans will be like for the drivers.

Plus, our education reporter fills us in on what reopening looks like for a district that was hit hard by the initial coronavirus outbreak in the spring.

Produced by Matt Pelsor.

Guests:

Lauren Chapman
Digital Producer, Indiana Public Broadcasting

Tony Kanaan
Driver, IndyCar

Samantha Horton
Business Reporter, Indiana Public Broadcasting

Jeanie Lindsay
Education Reporter, Indiana Public Broadcasting

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