As the 2022 election season gets underway, Indy Politics begins its conversations with candidates for statewide office.

We begin with our conversation with Hammond Mayor Thom McDermott, Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate.

We discuss a number of issues, particularly can a Democrat win statewide in Indiana.

You can hear McDermott in the Leon-Tailored Audio above.

Each segment averages about 14 minutes each.