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Mary Lannin

Lannin, Chairperson of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee, phones into 1320 WILS to preview a new quarter coming out that commemorates Michigan's Pictured Rocks.

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Kevin Selhmeyer

State Fire Marshall

October 19th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses what firefighters are doing to reduce the amount of PFAS contained in firefighting foam spray.

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John James

GOP Candidate for U.S. Senate

October 19th, 2018 12:00am

The conservative veteran discusses why he thinks his campaign against incumbent Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D) is still heating up.

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John Engler

MSU Interim President

October 19th, 2018 12:00am

Engler joins Dave to talk Spartan football and discuss Empower Extraordinary, a successful fundraiser for MSU scholarships and other programs.

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Dustin Walsh

Senior Reporter - Crain's Detroit

October 19th, 2018 12:00am

How long is the economic boom going to last? Economic reporter Dustin Walsh joins to discuss.

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Dr. John Dyben

Physician

October 19th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the issue of microdosing - citizens purposely taking small amounts of dangerous drugs in an attempt to curb the intensity of negative side effects.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

October 18th, 2018 12:00am

Rachel discusses new polling data from Fox News less than 3 weeks until Election Day.

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Brian Mosallam

MSU Trustee

October 18th, 2018 12:00am

Brian previews the MSU-Michigan football game and discusses the search for a new MSU president.

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Gary Peters

U.S. Senator

October 18th, 2018 12:00am

Peters gives us the details of his new bill aimed at increasing election security.

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Rich Emberlin

Fox News Radio

October 18th, 2018 12:00am

Rich talks about the DEA's expansion of a license plate reading program.

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Hondo Carpenter

SpartanNation.com

October 18th, 2018 12:00am

Hondo continues our previewing of Saturday's MSU-Michigan football game.

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Chad Livengood

Crain's Detroit

October 18th, 2018 12:00am

Chad talks about the Detroit Chamber's endorsement of democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer.

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Leigh Richardson

Fox News Radio

October 18th, 2018 12:00am

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

October 17th, 2018 12:00am

Live from London, Owen reports on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's trip to Saudi Arabia. What happened to the presumed dead Saudi journalist in the Turkish Embassy?

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Ed Martin

Conservative Political Commentator

October 17th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the potential global ramifications of the current situation between Saudi Arabia and Turkey following the disappearance of Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi.

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Lisa Posthumus Lyons

GOP Candidate for Lieutenant Governor

October 17th, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to news that her democratic opponent, Garlin Gilchrist, has not been paying taxes on property he owns in Michigan.

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Loretta Powers

WEEKLY LEGAL TALK

October 17th, 2018 12:00am

Weekly discussion responding to eyebrow-raising legal headlines from across the country.

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Michael Flowers

Director of Human Resources - BWL

October 17th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses what BWL is doing to celebrate "Careers in Energy" week including tours of multiple facilities and local youth recruitment.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

October 17th, 2018 12:00am

Live from the White House, Decker reports on the cluster of issues facing President Trump including the situation in Saudi Arabia and backlash to Elizabeth Warren's ancestry test.

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Bill Dendy

Financial Wealth Advisor

October 17th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses what he calls an "epidemic" facing parents who continue to finance their children years past the age of 18.

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Psychologically Speaking with Dr. John Braccio

October 16th, 2018 12:00am

The Good Doctor and Dave chat about how to best gain wisdom and how long lives don't necessarily equate to having good life lessons.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

October 16th, 2018 12:00am

Live from Washington D.C., Sutherland reports the latest on the Saudi journalist who went missing recently in Turkey.

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Craig Mauger

Michigan Campaign Finance Network

October 16th, 2018 12:00am

The federal election filing deadline day has now passed - is this Michigan's most expensive election yet?

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Elissa Slotkin & Mike Bishop

Part 1

October 16th, 2018 12:00am

Part 1 of live in-studio debate between congressional candidates Elissa Slotkin (D) and Mike Bishop (R).

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Elissa Slotkin & Mike Bishop

Part 2

October 16th, 2018 12:00am

Continuation and close of live in-studio debate between congressional candidates Elissa Slotkin (D) and Mike Bishop (R).

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Lauren Gibbons

Political & Policy Reporter - MLive

October 16th, 2018 12:00am

Gibbons previews the debate between Michigan congressional candidates Elissa Slotkin and Rep. Mike Bishop (R).

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Ken Mac

Director of Chevrolet-Buick-GMC & Cadillac Protection

October 15th, 2018 12:00am

Breaks down news from GM, where the manufacturer announces it will offer the industry’s first true, optional extended "bumper-to-bumper" warranties.

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Jordan Goodman

America's Money Answer Man

October 15th, 2018 12:00am

Responds to Wall Street's extended losses and the announcement of Sears declaring bankruptcy.

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Professor Allan Saxe

Political Science Professor – University of Texas at Arlington

October 15th, 2018 12:00am

The Professor offers his thoughts on the confirmation of Bret Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court and what he calls the "mob mentality" reaction from the left.

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Kyle Melinn

Co-Owner of MIRS News

October 15th, 2018 12:00am

Kyle and Dave talk heating up rivalries - from the senate race to Michigan and Michigan State football.

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Michael Law

Fox News Radio

October 15th, 2018 12:00am

Law reports on the GOP's chances this election cycle. How big is the incoming blue wave?

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Dr. Rebecca Good

Superintendent - Legacy Prep. Charter Academy

October 15th, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to one high school's spirit week being deemed inappropriate for encouraging students to wear colors to signify their relationship status and gender.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

October 12th, 2018 12:00am

Live from Washington D.C., Sutherland reports on President Trump's reaction to former Attorney General Eric Holder's suggestion to "kick" republicans while they're down.

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Frank V. Vernuccio Jr.

Editor-In-Chief: The New York Analysis of Policy & Government

October 12th, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to the recently published op-ed in USA Today penned by President Donald Trump which claims the left is heading towards socialism.

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Mark Meadows

Mayor of East Lansing

October 12th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses plans regarding legislation and safety concerns over the electric scooter craze sweeping East Lansing.

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Joe DiSano

Democratic Strategist - DiSano Strategies

October 12th, 2018 12:00am

The election is under a month away; how are both parties doing getting their constituents out to vote? How big of a factor is social media interaction?

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Susan Reed

Attorney - Michigan Immigrant Rights Center

October 12th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses new policies being proposed that would force many immigrant families to choose between accessing essential public services and keeping their families together.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

October 12th, 2018 12:00am

Reports on President Trump's lunch meeting with rapper Kanye West.

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Ron The Wine Guy

October 12th, 2018 12:00am

Ron and Dave discuss the LeBron James family photo showing his underage son with a small glass of wine. Are small family gatherings a safe place to experiment or is LeBron in the wrong?

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Brad Blakeman

Political Analyst / Former Deputy Asst. to George W. Bush

October 11th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the resignation of Nikki Haley, United States Ambassador to the U.N., and the incoming wave of women in politics.

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Dennis Lennox

Conservative Political Analyst

October 11th, 2018 12:00am

Addresses the state of the current Michigan elections - is the GOP doing enough to increase voter awareness?

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Hondo Carpenter

SpartanNation.com

October 11th, 2018 12:00am

Live from Chicago, Hondo discusses the tough road ahead for MSU football and the hopeful MSU basketball season around the corner.

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Steve Mitchell

Mitchell Research

October 11th, 2018 12:00am

Reports on new polling for Michigan which shows the race for U.S Senate tightening—but not so much on the gubernatorial side.

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

October 11th, 2018 12:00am

Live from London, Owen reports on the disappearance of a Washington Post journalist, who's been missing since he entered Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Turkey nine days ago.

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Alex Azar

U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services

October 11th, 2018 12:00am

Announces big news coming from President Trump celebrating a major legislative accomplishment on drug pricing.

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David Pietrusza

Author

October 11th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the life of Theodore Roosevelt in his latest book: "TR's Last War: Theodore Roosevelt, the Great War, and a Journey of Triumph and Tragedy".

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Live from Washington D.C., Sutherland reports on the resignation of United Nations Ambassador Nikki Haley.

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Wendy Patrick

WEEKLY LEGAL TALK

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Weekly check-in with the most wacky legal stories found in headlines from around the country.

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Updates on Hurricane Michael

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Dave gets reactions from multiple Fox News Radio associates reporting on the incoming devastation Hurricane Michael is expected to bring the Gulf Coast.

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Rick Jones

State Senator

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Sen. Jones (R) discusses where the law stands with marijuana and landlords - if it's medicinal, can the complex still enforce a ban?

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Gilda Jacobs

Director - MI League for Public Policy

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to a new report released today that shows kids of color are struggling even more than their peers to meet third grade literacy benchmarks .

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Live from the White House, Decker reports on Brett Kavanaugh's first day on the Supreme Court and the resignation of Nikki Haley, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N.

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Don Bramer

Founder & Chairman of Bramer Group

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Addresses the outspoken divide in the country following the appointment of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Is this just protesting or a "mob mentality"?

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Don Bramer

Founder & Chairman of Bramer Group

October 10th, 2018 12:00am

Addresses the outspoken divide in the country following the appointment of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Is this just protesting or a "mob mentality"?

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Psychologically Speaking with Dr. John Braccio

October 9th, 2018 12:00am

Dave and the Good Doctor discusses the process of setting healthy boundaries in our relationships.

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Bill Schuette

GOP Candidate for Governor

October 9th, 2018 12:00am

Schuette joins 1320 WILS to address the already heated back and forth between he and democratic opponent Gretchen Whitmer.

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Curtis Hertel Jr.

State Senator

October 9th, 2018 12:00am

Sen. Hertel Jr. (D) discusses new legislation regarding the legality of online, fantasy sports leagues.

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Scott Miller

Michigan Corn Growers Association

October 9th, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to news that President Trump may be expanding the availability of high blends of ethanol, like E15, for farmers.

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Scott Miller

Michigan Corn Growers Association

October 9th, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to news that President Trump may be expanding the availability of high blends of ethanol, like E15, for farmers.

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Jeff Monosso

Fox News Radio

October 9th, 2018 12:00am

Live from Chicago, Monosso reports on the President's upcoming rally in Iowa.

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Dr. John Roland

Physician

October 9th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the increasing rate of child obesity in the nation and pop's role in that rise.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

October 8th, 2018 12:00am

Rachel discusses the latest on new U.S. Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh.

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Mustafa Tameez

Fox News Radio

October 8th, 2018 12:00am

Dave continues the discussion with Tameez on the Kavanaugh story from a societal perspective.

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Andy Schor

Lansing Mayor

October 8th, 2018 12:00am

Mayor Schor talks about city issues, including Lime scooters and this morning's grounbreaking of the Beacon Field 2 soccer field.

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Shane Long

Fox News Radio

October 8th, 2018 12:00am

Shane talks about how tech companies are addressing privacy issues.

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Kyle Melinn

MIRS News

October 8th, 2018 12:00am

Dave and Kyle hold their weekly discussion on statewide issues, including the 8th Congressional District race between Mike Bishop and Elissa Slotkin.

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Michael Law

Fox News Radio

October 8th, 2018 12:00am

Dave and Michael resume the Brett Kavanaugh discussion.

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Michael Molthman

Fox News Radio

October 8th, 2018 12:00am

Michael talks about mental health issues, including teen substance prevention in schools.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

October 5th, 2018 12:00am

Live from Washington D.C., Sutherland reports the latest on the Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh - that vote slated for later today.

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Brent Forsberg

Urban Systems

October 5th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses Manufacturing Day 2018 and a unique multi-use complex coming to Lansing.

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Brendan Beery

Professor of Constitutional Law - Cooley Law School

October 5th, 2018 12:00am

Ponders the outcome of the Kavanuagh nomination; also, discusses the often overlooked affects of gerrymandering.

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Steve London

President & CEO - Bekum America Corp.

October 5th, 2018 12:00am

Discusses how his company, which molds plastic bottles, will be celebrating Manufacturing Day 2018 - with an emphasis on recruiting high school students.

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Hondo Carpenter

SpartanNation.com

October 5th, 2018 12:00am

Hondo and Dave talk Spartan football as MSU takes on Northwestern this weekend.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

October 5th, 2018 12:00am

Live from the White House, Decker reports on President Trump's latest rally and the current state of tension in D.C.

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Pat Devlin

CEO - Michigan Building Trades Council

October 5th, 2018 12:00am

Offers perspective on the latest news with the Line 5 tunnel. Could putting part of the pipeline underground make things safer?

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Live from London, Owen reports on this year's potential Nobel Peace Prize winners - Trump's chances may be better than first expected.

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Adam Hussain

Lansing City Council

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Councilmember Hussain discusses which new businesses and plots of land are potentially being added to Lansing.

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Kirk Ray

President & CEO - McLaren Greater Lansing

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Ray details an event being held by the Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce today regarding the future of healthcare in Lansing.

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Dr. Meena Bose

Chair in Presidential Studies - Hofstra University

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Dr. Bose shares her expertise and discusses the ultra-unique presidency of Donald Trump.

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Mike Wayland

Senior Reporter - Automotive News

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Reports on the latest sales numbers from Fiat, Ford and Toyota as well as news regarding autonomous vehicles in the near future.

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Sean McBrearty

Oil and Water Don't Mix

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to news that Enbridge will be putting part of the line 5 pipeline underground.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Decker reports on the New York Times piece which alleges that Donald Trump made his millions not on his own, but on shady tax schemes via his family business.

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Zach Hiner

Suvivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP)

October 4th, 2018 12:00am

Hiner, executive director of SNAP, reacts to news that police seized clergy misconduct records from all of Michigan's Catholic dioceses following allegations of mass molestation.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

October 3rd, 2018 12:00am

Live from Washington D.C., Sutherland reports on the latest with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's ongoing FBI investigation.

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Loretta Powers

WEEKLY LEGAL TALK

October 3rd, 2018 12:00am

Weekly check-in with the wackiest legal headlines from across the country.

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Stu Sandler

Communications Director For Mike Bishop

October 3rd, 2018 12:00am

Disputes the claim that Mike Bishop's campaign is running out of funding.

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Kevin Rupy

VP of Law & Policy - USTelecom

October 3rd, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the influx of automated sales calls; one report claims they're soon to make up 50% of all cell phone calls.

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Dan McTeague

Senior Petroleum Analyst - GasBuddy.com

October 3rd, 2018 12:00am

This week Michigan saw the largest hike in gas prices across the country - why? McTeague explains some of the factors and what to expect at the pump in upcoming weeks.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

October 3rd, 2018 12:00am

Live from the White House, Decker reports on the rally President Trump attended last night where he made controversial remarks regarding Brett Kavanaugh's accuser.

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Mark Barnard

GOP Strategist & NRA Member

October 3rd, 2018 12:00am

Reacts to news that NRA membership fees have increased and disputes the notion that the organization is losing members.

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Rick Steves

Television Host / Marijuana Advocate

October 2nd, 2018 12:00am

Steves, citing his experiences in Europe, speaks on what he considers the pros of legalizing recreational marijuana.

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Mike Nichols

Nichols Law Firm

October 2nd, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the life and legacy of former Michigan Supreme Court justice and founder of Cooley Law School; Thomas Brennan who passed away last weekend at age 89.

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Ken Del Vecchio

Filmmaker / Former Judge

October 2nd, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the growing trend of spouses illegally tracking their spouse's cell phones.

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Psychologically Speaking with Dr. John Braccio

October 2nd, 2018 12:00am

The Good Doctor discusses the topic of overcoming adversity and achieving success.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

October 2nd, 2018 12:00am

Live from NYC, Powers reports on California's new law on net neutrality and the prompt response from President Trump's administration.

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Craig Mauger

Michigan Campaign Finance Network

October 2nd, 2018 12:00am

Reports on Michigan Republicans pushing ‘Popular Vote’ bills after trips to Hawaii financed by a Californian lobbyist group.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

October 1st, 2018 12:00am

Live from the White House, Decker reports on the latest with the Kavanaugh situation and news that Canada has joined a trade agreement with Mexico and the United States.

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Chris Neiweem

Lobbyist & Veteran

October 1st, 2018 12:00am

Discusses the big picture effect of Brett Kavanaugh's sexual assault allegations. Do the Dems have a shot at the House?

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Steve Japinga

Gov. Affairs Director - Lansing Regional Chamber

October 1st, 2018 12:00am

Discusses what the Capitol Council of Governments could look like post-election in 2019.

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Peter Spadafore

Lansing City Council

October 1st, 2018 12:00am

Electric scooters have shown up in East Lansing and Lansing. They're available for rent and relatively easy to use but will they require a city ordinance?

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Kyle Melinn

Co-Owner of MIRS News

October 1st, 2018 12:00am

Dave and Kyle dive into local and statewide political news including the heat being turned up in the gubernatorial race.

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