All IN

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"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 or leave a voicemail at 866-476-3881, and we’ll try to work it into the show.

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

All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Feb 14, 2020

This week’s Friday Pitch-In kicks off with an update on Indiana’s 2020 legislative session. Our statehouse reporter will catch us up on that Pregnancy Accommodations bill the Governor wanted, and a possible short-term extension on syringe exchange programs.

Mental Health Care for Young People On Medicaid

Feb 13, 2020

Children on Medicaid in Indiana who need inpatient mental health services are typically allowed three days in a facility, including weekends when medication approval is difficult to get. Health care workers need to request permission to keep them longer. But many say three days isn't enough, and that those requests are often rejected.

A Century of Votes for Women

Feb 12, 2020

Indiana recently marked 100 years since its ratification of the 19th Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. There have always been perceptions about how women vote. But are they true? We talk about it with the authors of a new book on the topic, “A Century of Votes for Women.”

All IN: What is Financial Infidelity?

Feb 11, 2020

New research defines financial infidelity as "engaging in any financial behavior that is expected to be disapproved of by one’s romantic partner and intentionally failing to disclose this behavior to them."

Today we learn about what financial infidelity looks like in a relationship, whether or not it can be predicted, and the short-term and long-term impact it can have on couples.

Produced by Maggie Gelon.

By the Numbers: The 2020 Census

Feb 10, 2020


Every 10 years the census gives us an updated snapshot of the people who make up America, with details about their age, race, gender and income.

All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Feb 7, 2020

This week’s Friday Pitch-In kicks off with an update on Indiana’s 2020 legislative session. A bill focused on gun training for teachers heads to the House, and we talk about which Democratic gubernatorial candidates are left to run against Gov. Holcomb in November.

All IN: Preparing for Floods

Feb 4, 2020

A major flood devastated Tipton County in 2013. Scientists say more are likely coming to the state, with rainfall rates going up in the winter and spring seasons.

How well prepared for flooding are Indiana’s communities? And how does climate change affect flood risk?

Produced by Maggie Gelon.


Jason Henderson
Tipton County Surveyor

All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Jan 24, 2020

This week’s Friday Pitch-In kicks off with a look at what happened at the Statehouse this week, with reporter Brandon Smith.

All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Jan 17, 2020

This week’s Friday Pitch-In kicks off with a recap of what’s happening at the Statehouse with Reporter Brandon Smith.

We also get commentary on the governor’s State of the State speech from political analyst Andy Downs, and we sit down with Butler Arts Professor Wendy Meaden, who’s writing a textbook on mask making.

Produced by Matt Pelsor.


All IN: The Cold War Spy from Indiana

Jan 15, 2020

The Cold War was an era full of espionage – clandestine operations, stolen secrets, and long cons. And one of the best spies in the United States came from Indiana. Bill Harvey’s career took him from the FBI to the CIA, where he was called “America’s James Bond” by a fellow intelligence officer.

All IN: INseparable Film Tour

Jan 14, 2020

Indiana Humanities is getting ready to launch its INseparable film tour, which explores the real, and sometimes perceived, differences between rural, suburban and urban communities in the state. The tour will travel across the state to showcase five short documentaries that explore Hoosier identities.

We talk to some of the filmmakers behind these projects.

All IN: The Resurgence of Meth

Jan 13, 2020

Most of the attention around drug addiction these days goes to the opioid epidemic. And it’s easy to understand why. It’s deadly, widespread, and its effects on society have cost a lot of money. But for years, meth has been quietly growing in popularity, and it’s becoming a larger, more complicated problem for health professionals and law enforcement to address.

All IN: The Friday Pitch-In

Jan 10, 2020

This week’s Friday Pitch-In kicks off with a recap of the biggest headlines of the week, including a quick look at the first few days of the 2020 legislative session.

We also talk to an Indiana volunteer helping with the wildlife rescue effort in Australia, as deadly wildfires sweep the continent

All IN: Overcrowded Jails

Jan 9, 2020

Nearly half of the county jails in Indiana are overcrowded. The reasons are complicated, but in some areas the problem is getting worse. There’s been debate for years about why it’s happening, and what to do about it.

All IN: The Death Penalty

Jan 8, 2020

Indiana is one of 29 states that has the death penalty. But last month it marked ten years since it carried out an execution. Is capital punishment a necessary option for punishing and deterring the most heinous crimes, or should it be abolished?