Listen here to the recording of Lakeshore Public Radio’s Regionally Speaking from Thursday, July 30, 2020.
Jill Long Thompson discusses her new book, The Character of American Democracy, available September 15, 2020. She is a former three-term U.S. Representative and was a candidate for Governor in 2008. Her biography notes that her political career began in 1983 when she launched a successful campaign to win a seat on the Valparaiso City Council, a post she held from 1984 to 1986. She is currently a member of the faculty of the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.