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April 20th, 2018 06:14pm
Discusses teen sexting.
Director of Marketing & Communications at the Mackinac Center
April 20th, 2018 06:12pm
Discusses a ruling regarding alcohol sales in Michigan.
Rep. Yousef Rahbi
April 20th, 2018 06:11pm
Discusses a press release regarding energy issues.
Political strategist with Main Street Strategies and DiSano Strategies
April 19th, 2018 05:48pm
Discusses Gubernatorial candidate Al-Sayed's ballot eligibility
Ingham County Commissioner
April 19th, 2018 05:38pm
Discusses jail millage and septic systems legislation for mandatory septic inspection.
Michigan State Senator
April 19th, 2018 05:34pm
Speaks on gun range safety.
Director of Communications for the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority
April 19th, 2018 05:21pm
Discusses Gordie Howie International Bridge.
April 18th, 2018 05:50pm
Ed Rivet reflects on the life of Former First Lady, Barbara Bush.
Senior Policy Analyst for the Michigan League for Public Policy
April 18th, 2018 05:36pm
Speaks on how cash assistance cases in Michigan have hit an all time low.
April 18th, 2018 05:20pm
Speaks on election reforms that were passed by the Senate.
Vice Presidents of Government Affairs of MI Retailers Association
April 18th, 2018 05:07pm
Discusses the case brought before the Supreme Court about online sales tax.
April 17th, 2018 05:47pm
Discusses congressional campaigns and finance.
President & Legislative Director of Michigan Open Carry
April 17th, 2018 05:33pm
Discusses the M.O.C. lawsuit against Michigan State Police regarding freedom of information.
Rep. Jason Wentworth
April 17th, 2018 05:17pm
Discusses school safety initiatives at the State Capitol.
State Director for Americans For Prosperity
April 17th, 2018 05:10pm
Talks about the AFP Tax Day event at the State Capitol and their key policy priorities.
Rep. Tom Barrett
April 16th, 2018 06:18pm
Discusses latest happenings at the State Capitol.
Director - Honoring Health Care Choices
April 16th, 2018 06:17pm
Discusses National Health Care Decisions Day.
Dr. Dedrick Martin
Director of the Office of District Partnerships
April 16th, 2018 06:14pm
Discusses Michigan Department of Education system for addressing low performing schools.
April 16th, 2018 06:12pm
Update on Michigan Democrats weekend endorsement convention.
Katie Whittaker & Shamus Smith
Members of the League of Enchantment
April 13th, 2018 05:45pm
Discuss their organization that portrays superheroes for sick children and at other charity events.
Rep. Tom Albert
April 13th, 2018 05:31pm
Talks about his bill to address Chronic Wasting Disease in Michigan deer and review of unfunded liability law he sponsored.
Professor Emeritus of Cooley Law School
April 13th, 2018 05:23pm
Discusses status of the U.S. Constitution under current court and congressional action.
Principle of Denno Research
April 13th, 2018 05:08pm
Talks latest political polling and Democrat party gathering in Detroit over the weekend.
Lisa O'Connor and Jan Jenkins
President and PR Director of Publicom, respectively
April 12th, 2018 05:45pm
Speaks on which Publicom ad campaigns have won top national awards.
Deputy Legal Director for the ACLU of Michigan
April 12th, 2018 05:34pm
Speaks on juvenile lifers gaining a second chance.
April 12th, 2018 05:21pm
Discusses the cost of processing dairy products, speaks how there's a need to improve infrastructure to transport dairy products and other farm issues.
Michigan Pharmacists Association CEO
April 12th, 2018 05:11pm
Speaks on Legal clause preventing pharmacists from alerting customers of the best prices for medicine.
Writer for the Detroit Free Press
April 11th, 2018 05:45pm
Discusses battle for Michigan Attorney General between Democratic candidates Pat Miles and Dana Nessel.
Attorney for the Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Ownership
April 11th, 2018 05:34pm
Gives his take on open carry in schools.
Co-Chairman of Holocaust Commemoration Committee
April 11th, 2018 05:23pm
Discusses Holocaust Memorial Event
President of Ann-Arbor Board of Education
April 11th, 2018 05:00pm
Discusses MI Supreme Court Case for open carry weapons.
Coalitions Director for the Heritage Foundation
April 10th, 2018 06:15pm
Discusses conservative policy priorities in Washington D.C.
Manager of Gas Operations Section, MPSC
April 10th, 2018 06:13pm
Talks about Public Service Commission Safe Dig Awareness Month.
Judge Michael Warren
Author and Co-Founder of "Patriot Week"
April 10th, 2018 06:11pm
Discusses the nature of patriotism in America today.
Andrew Birkle & Natalie Dymkowski
Journalism Students at MSU
April 10th, 2018 06:07pm
Join Ed to talk about their research project and news stories covering Michigan legislators' campaign fundraising.
Executive Director - Youth Haven
April 9th, 2018 05:55pm
Guest host James Muffett welcomes Youth Haven's CEO Lars Carlson to discuss his program focusing on assisting at-risk youth.
CEO & Founder - Life Remodeled
April 9th, 2018 05:44pm
Discusses his program focusing on urban renewal in Detroit with guest host James Muffett.
April 9th, 2018 05:42pm
Guest host James Muffett welcomes Sen. Shirkey to discuss a new bill regarding Medicaid.
April 9th, 2018 05:40pm
Guest host James Muffett discusses Michigan's economic standing and outlook with economist Jonathan Williams.
Oakland County Attorney
April 6th, 2018 06:04pm
Discusses cases of rapists seeking custody of their victim's child.
Executive Director - Emeritus of Gun Owners of America
April 6th, 2018 06:02pm
Discusses the current gun rights debate.
General Manager of Lansing Lugnuts
April 6th, 2018 06:00pm
Talks about opening day and the 2018 season.
Rep. Kim La Sata
April 5th, 2018 06:02pm
Discusses the House Special Investigation Committee's report on MSU and Larry Nassar.
Executive Director of Michigan Conservative Energy Forum (MCEF)
April 5th, 2018 05:47pm
Discusses what roles does the MCEF play when it comes to energy.
Rep. Peter Lucido
April 5th, 2018 05:24pm
Speaks on the Michigan Catastrophic Claims Association increasing the fee for auto no-fault catastrophic fund.
Executive Director of For Love Of Water (FLOW)
April 5th, 2018 05:11pm
Discusses the approval for Nestle to increase the amount of water extracted from Michigan and the negative repercussions of approving that increase.
Senior Reporter for Crain's Detroit Business
April 4th, 2018 05:52pm
Discusses the big business of shared classes.
April 4th, 2018 05:48pm
Discusses Free Range Parenting law in Utah that would allow children to be outside without adult supervision
Director of Environmental Policy at The Mackinac Center
April 4th, 2018 05:40pm
Explains how the US is on pace to produce more oil in 2018.
Commissioner on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
April 4th, 2018 05:33pm
Discusses the 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s death and speaks on the local resident, Mary Ellen Norwood Ford, that was present when he was assassinated 50 years ago.
CEO - Home Builders Association of Michigan
April 3rd, 2018 06:10pm
Discusses housing stock shortage despite 10% increase in housing starts.
Executive Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network
April 3rd, 2018 06:08pm
Discusses TV ad spending and Pac contributions.
Government Relations Specialist, Michigan Farm Bureau
April 3rd, 2018 06:06pm
Discusses attorney general opinion on local ordinances and the right to farm.
Co-Chairman of the Council on Future Mobility
April 3rd, 2018 06:03pm
Discusses legal & cyber security issues with autonomous vehicles.
Larry Nassar Victim
April 2nd, 2018 06:20pm
Reviews the current situation at MSU.
Sen. Coleman Young
April 2nd, 2018 06:18pm
Discusses potential financial fraud in the Flint water case.
Partner and CEO of Grassroots Midwest
April 2nd, 2018 06:16pm
Discusses democratic primary races.
Founder & President of Student Statesmanship Institute
March 30th, 2018 05:45pm
Discusses his camp program aiming to mold young minds into future leaders.
Senior Policy Director for Nature Conservancy
March 30th, 2018 05:29pm
Discusses the potential risk of an Asian carp infestation for Lake Michigan.
March 30th, 2018 05:17pm
Discusses a case regarding MCNA, a national provider of dental benefits.
March 30th, 2018 05:01pm
Discusses a fraud case regarding the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency.
March 29th, 2018 06:14pm
Discusses immunizations and vaccinations.
Advertising and Marketing Specialist
March 29th, 2018 06:10pm
Discusses "micro-targeting" and other social media advertising techniques.
March 29th, 2018 06:07pm
Discusses issues regarding big data and social media security.
March 29th, 2018 06:05pm
Discusses problems with gerrymandering in Michigan.
Macomb County Commissioner
March 28th, 2018 06:02pm
Discusses removal of Macomb County clerk
General Manager of Maven
Speaks on General Motor's Maven car-sharing service.
President of Michigan Federation For Children and Families
March 28th, 2018 05:23pm
Discusses why Michigan has experienced a sharp drop in refugees.
Marketing Resource Group
March 28th, 2018 05:09pm
Discusses Marketing Resource Group latest poll data on Gov. Snyder and the Gubernatorial candidates and the number one issue for Michiganders heading into the election.
Executive Producer and Host of "Michigan Golf Live"
March 27th, 2018 06:13pm
Talks with Ed about the annual Masters golf event, among other golf-related subjects.
March 27th, 2018 06:08pm
Discusses sexual assault legislation.
Reporter for MLive
March 27th, 2018 06:02pm
Discusses the sexual assault charges against former Dean of MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine, William Strampel.
Outreach and Referral Specialist at the Brighton Center for Recovery
March 26th, 2018 06:15pm
Discusses substance abuse of nitrous oxide.
Publisher at Gongwer News
March 26th, 2018 06:12pm
Discusses midterm campaigns and elections.
Professor at the University of Michigan
March 26th, 2018 06:10pm
Discusses autonomous vehicle safety.
Spokesperson for the Secretary of State
March 26th, 2018 06:08pm
Discusses election audits.
Professor of Economics - University of Michigan-Flint
March 23rd, 2018 06:04pm
Discusses Michigan's import/export economics.
CEO - Michigan Chamber of Commerce
March 23rd, 2018 06:02pm
Discusses the Chamber of Commerce's political endorsements.
March 23rd, 2018 05:54pm
Ed looks back on some of the topics he covered this week including Michigan State's administration and pending legislation.
Director - Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority
March 23rd, 2018 05:50pm
Discusses the redevelopment of the state's fairgrounds.
Cyber Security Specialist
March 22nd, 2018 05:45pm
Discusses data breaches and system security.
Sen. Mike Kowall
Senate Majority Floor Leader
March 22nd, 2018 05:32pm
Discusses autonomous vehicles and school safety.
Senior Policy Analyst for the Tax Foundation
March 22nd, 2018 05:19pm
Discusses Michigan tax in policy national rankings.
Grand River Strategies
March 22nd, 2018 05:07pm
Discusses Tom Steyer and political activity in Michigan.
President of Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council
March 21st, 2018 05:47pm
Speaks on job growth and energy innovation in Michigan.
Rep. Mary Whiteford
March 21st, 2018 05:37pm
She discusses environmental clean up funding and tax policy to exist families who experienced stillbirth.
General Manager of Uber Eats Lansing
March 21st, 2018 05:34pm
Discusses the launch of the delivery food service here in Lansing.
Lead Plaintiff of the Larry Nassar case.
March 21st, 2018 05:09pm
Discusses legislation package that would better protect children from sexual assault and child predators and speaks how the case impacted her.
Director/Producer of "Wild Faith"
March 20th, 2018 05:47pm
Talks about his new independent Michigan-produced film, including it's eventual worldwide distribution.
Citizens Research Council of Michigan
March 20th, 2018 05:34pm
Discusses local infrastructure.
Rep. Triston Cole
Chair for the House of Transportation Committee
March 20th, 2018 05:27pm
Discusses funding for road repair.
Lansing City Council
March 20th, 2018 05:25pm
Discusses the Lansing City Hall Project.
March 19th, 2018 06:02pm
Ed talks about a new set of bills regarding new safety procedures at MSU.
President of the Citizens Research Council
March 19th, 2018 05:56pm
Discusses fiscal policy.
Mayor of Walker
March 19th, 2018 05:54pm
Discusses fiscal issues.
GOP Candidate for Secretary of State
March 19th, 2018 05:52pm
Discusses his campaign.
March 16th, 2018 05:45pm
Rep. Hornberger discusses a new bill regarding taxes for nonprofit organizations and Ed signs off with a special St. Patrick's Day treat.
Nuclear Engineer - Niowave
March 16th, 2018 05:29pm
Discusses local developments in nuclear research.
County Clerk - Genesee County
March 16th, 2018 05:20pm
Discusses the dangers of cyber hacking.
March 16th, 2018 05:07pm
Discusses his campaign and issues with local legislation.
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