On today’s episode of Great Lakes State, we are joined by Michigan Public Radio Network’s own Cheyna Roth. We discuss the Michigan Supreme Court, and the prospects of nonpartisan judicial nominations and getting rid of term limits.
Rep. James Lower (R-Eureka Twp.) is taking his claim that he's the person to unseat U.S. Rep. Justin Amash to Washington, D.C. this week. What is his pitch? The Ionia County product talks about his roots in the 3rd Congressional district and why he doesn't think a Democrat can win this seat.
Also, Abby Clark from Vanguard Public Affairs joins the MIRS team to...
On today's episode, the Vanguard team discussed the ongoing topic of fixing Michigan’s crumbling roads. We also analyzed the controversial Enbridge Line 5 pipeline, the environmental risks involved and feasible alternatives. Lastly, we touch on the cultural phenomenon that is the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
How about arming teachers with pepper spray and stun guns? That's the newest bill proposal from Rep. Beau LaFave, but is he willing to get tasered in a House committee in exchange for it moving through the process? Hear what the second-term House member and chair of the House Military, Veterans & Homeland Security Committee has to say about that.