For every $1 of federal funding, public broadcasting stations raise more than $6 from local sources — a tremendous return and a successful public-private partnership. Still, the new administration is proposing to eliminate this funding and leave millions of Americans without what they believe is the most trusted source of news, information and early education in the country.
Chris Lynch met Raina Polivka (Rain-uh Pole-iv-ka) through roller derby. The two began spending time together at the roller rink. Now, they are engaged and Chris is the coach of Raina's team, Bleeding Heartland Rollergirls. The two spoke about their prolonged first kiss during StoryCorps' residency in Indianapolis.