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Jon Decker

Jon and Dave continue the discussion on the Derek Chauvin verdict and the reaction from President Biden and Vice President Harris.

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Eben Brown

Fox News Radio

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Eben gives insight into the gas shortages and pipeline hack.

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Dr. Dyan Hes

Clinical Assistant Weill Medical College of Cornell

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Dave and Dr Hes talk about tips for safely gathering during the pandemic.

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Dr. Dyan Hes

Clinical Assistant Weill Medical College of Cornell

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Dave and Dr Hes talk about tips for safely gathering during the pandemic.

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Paul Egan

FREEP Reporter

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Dave and Paul discuss Governor Whitmer's trip down to Florida.

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Jon Decker

Gray TV/WILX TV White House correspondent

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Jon gives insight into the US relations with Israel and soon to be ambassadors.

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Dr. Daniel Aschheim

Consul for Diplomacy for the Israeli Consulate

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Dr. Aschheim gives his insight into the actions taken by Israel towards the Palestinians.

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Leah Porter

Kindergarten teacher at Wilcox Elementary

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Dave talks to Michigan teacher of the year Leah Porter

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Harriet Hodgson

Childhood Art Therapy Education Specialist

May 14th, 2021 12:00am

Dave and Harriet talk about how kids are having a hard time back at school.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

May 13th, 2021 12:00am

Dave and Tonya talk about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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Victor Avila

Retired ICE Special Agent

May 13th, 2021 12:00am

Victor discusses immigration on the border of the US and Mexico.

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Mike Nichols

Nichols Law Firm

May 13th, 2021 12:00am

Mike talks about the reinstatement of criminal charges against Michigan State Police contractor

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George Seay

Political Analyst

May 13th, 2021 12:00am

Dave and George talk about the Republican party and the Liz Cheney vote.

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Peter Spadafore

Lansing City Council President

May 13th, 2021 12:00am

Peter discusses Lansing approving food and alcohol in outdoors common areas.

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

May 13th, 2021 12:00am

Simon gives his insight into the latest Israeli and Palestinian conflict.

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Carl Gould

Business and Entrepreneurship expert

May 13th, 2021 12:00am

Carl and Dave talk about new jobs for teens that are paying more.

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Dave Akerly

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

Dave brings us the results of a survey from Public Policy Polling showing Governor Whitmer's approval ratings going down.

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KT McFarland

Former Asst. Sec. Of State

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

KT weighs in on criticism against Facebook, which is being accused of encouraging the border crisis through ads for human smugglers.

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Pat Dehaan

GasBuddy.com

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

Pat and Dave discuss gas-related issues such as the pipeline cyber attack and fuel prices.

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Dale Schrader

Friends of Moores Park Pool

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

Dale brings us the latest on efforts to preserve the historic Moores Park Pool.

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Erin McDonough

Insurance Alliance of Michigan

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

Erin says the state is getting the wrong idea in the debate over large cuts coming to head injury and spinal injury auto no fault cases.

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Jeff Monosso

Fox News Radio

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

Jeff brings us an update on North Dakota's move to end extra Covid unemployment benefits.

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Quentin Brogdon

Legal Analyst

May 12th, 2021 12:00am

Quentin and Dave in our weekly legal segment discuss some of the high-profile cases coming out of the courtroom.

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Dr. John Braccio

Regional Psychological Services

May 11th, 2021 12:00am

Dr. Braccio gives us his insight on the handling of divorce.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

May 11th, 2021 12:00am

Rachel and Dave discuss the US restoration of transgender health protections.

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Chad Livengood

Sr. Editor - Crains Detroit

May 11th, 2021 12:00am

Chad discusses the upcoming 45% rate cut on medical providers under the Michigan's auto insurance law.

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Jon Decker

Gray TV/WILX TV White House correspondent

May 11th, 2021 12:00am

Jon discusses the standard in automotive crash test ratings.

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Dennis Lennox

MI Republican Political Strategist

May 11th, 2021 12:00am

Dennis discusses James Craig and his potential gubernatorial run.

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

May 11th, 2021 12:00am

Simon talks about the Queen's speech in Britain today to open a new term in the Parliament, with reports the government will announce plans to require voters to show photo ID at elections.

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Kevin Campbell

Cyber Security Analyst

May 11th, 2021 12:00am

Kevin explains why schools have become easy targets for ransom ware.

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Mike Zeller

Business and Career Strategist

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Mike and Dave talk about millennials in the workforce.

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Mike Bishop

Former Congressman 8th district MI GOP

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Mike weighs in on James Craig's possible candidacy in the Governor's race.

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Chuck Smith

Former U.S. Attorney Special Assistant

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Chuck gives us his perspective on the story surrounding President Biden's photos of an empty migrant facility.

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Ben Schuldiner

Incoming Lansing schools superintendent

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Ben talks about his move to Lansing from NYC to become superintendent.

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Rich Studley

Michigan Chamber of Commerce

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Rich reacts to the Governor's order for Enbridge to shut down the Line 5 pipeline this week.

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Kyle Melinn

MIRS News

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Kyle and Dave take up statewide government issues like the Governor's controversial trip to Florida....and James Craig's possible gubernatorial run.

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Rob Weinhold

Crisis leadership specialist

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Rob discusses the recent admittance from White House press secretary Jen Psaki that she often recommends that President not take impromptu questions from reporters.

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Adrienne Woodland

AAA Michigan

May 10th, 2021 12:00am

Adrienne and Dave talk about gas prices throughout the state.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

May 7th, 2021 12:00am

Melinda Gates rented a private island to avoid the media coverage of her divorce with Bill Gates, Tonya J Powers reports.

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Bobb Barr

Former congressman

May 7th, 2021 12:00am

Donald Trump promises his supporters will be happy once he makes his 2024 announcement. Bobb Barr gives his take.

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Tom Judd

President - Michigan Brain Injury Provider Council 

May 7th, 2021 12:00am

No fault law/ brain injury issues. Tom Judd explains his opposition to a Michigan law that he says "will severely limit access to care", for many.

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Jonathan Oosting

Reporter - Bridge Michigan

May 7th, 2021 12:00am

A Michigan House Committee meeting on vaccine passports that featured anti-vaxxers and conspiracy theories, Jonathan Oosting reports.

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Jon Decker

Senior National Editor and WH Correspondant - Gray Television

May 7th, 2021 12:00am

President Joe Biden has still not made a trip to the border. Live from the White House, Jon Decker reports.

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Gina Berkemeier

Author of Generations Deep

May 7th, 2021 12:00am

With mother's day approaching, Gina Berkemeier speaks on the generational bond we have with our mothers.

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Ron The Wine Guy

Wine Expert and Enthusiast

May 7th, 2021 12:00am

How much should you pay for a bottle of space wine? Ron the Wine Guy shares his expertise.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

Former President Trump creates his own online platform as he remains banned on Facebook and other social medias. Tonya J Powers reports.

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Alex Vogel

CEO - The Vogel Group

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

Liz Cheney, Mitch Mcconnell, and the battle for control of the future of the GOP. Alex Vogel gives insight.

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Mike Wayland

Automative Reporter - CNBC

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

GM's earnings exceeded expectations while Ford temporarily shut down plants. Mike Wayland reports.

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Curtis Hertel Jr.

State Senator (D) - East Lansing

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

Sen. Curtis Hertel talks the controversial senate election bills, Michigan's reopening plan, and more

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Bob Filka

Executive Director - Home Builders Association of Michigan

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

Bob Filka talks the skyrocketing price of lumber and other materials, and how the housing market has been affected.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

The paycheck protection program has been exhausted. Live from Washington DC, Rachel Sutherland gives the details.

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Dr. Rosie Chauhan

Rheumatologist ; Author of 'Healer'

May 6th, 2021 12:00am

New research tying a Covid-related syndrome to neurological symptoms in kids. Dr. Rosie Chauhan explains.

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Melissa Danielsen

CEO - Joshin

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Melissa discusses how mothers are struggling to break into the workforce in the U-S.

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Simon updates us on a North Korean defector running for election in Britain.

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Khrishna Ghodiwala

Democratic Strategist

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Khrishna weighs in on White House claims that the border crisis is not President Biden's fault.

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Lauren Gibbons

MLive Reporter

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Lauren brings us an update on a new proposal in the MI House that would compel state lawmakers and officials to disclose personal financial interests.

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Wendy Patrick

Legal Analyst

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Wendy and Dave in our weekly legal segment discuss some of the high-profile cases coming out of the courtroom.

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Linda Vail

Ingham County Health Officer

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Linda brings us the latest on the downward trend of Covid cases and hospitalizations.

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Josh Miller

Co-Founder - Owen's Craft Mixers

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Josh on this Cinco De Mayo talks about why tequila is considered the spirit of choice among consumers during the Covid pandemic.

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Dr Jon Stevens

Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

May 5th, 2021 12:00am

Dr Stevens provides some tips for people who are not looking forward to returning to the office at the end of the Covid pandemic.

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Dr. John Braccio

Regional Psychological Services

May 4th, 2021 12:00am

With Bill and Melinda Gates splitting up after 27 years, Dr. John Braccio talks making a marriage last.

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Dave Akerly

1320 WILS

May 4th, 2021 12:00am

Dave gives his take on the recent comments from Senate Majority leader Mike Shirkey on herd immunity in Michigan.

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Bob Trezise

President & CEO - Lansing Economic Area Partnership

May 4th, 2021 12:00am

How does Lansing stack up against other thriving communities in the country? Bob Trezise talks LEAP's new benchmarking report.

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Jon Decker

Senior National Editor and WH Correspondant - Gray Television

May 4th, 2021 12:00am

President Biden's trip to Virginia, an expansion to the refugee limit, and more. Live from the White House, Jon Decker reports.

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Rich Chylla

Executive Director - MSU Technologies

May 4th, 2021 12:00am

Federally-funded research on behalf of the U.S. Department of Energy could be at stake at MSU. Rich Chylla explains.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

May 4th, 2021 12:00am

Tonya J Powers on which states are leading the way in the fight against Covid-19, and which states are lagging behind.

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Scott Kirsner

CEO and Co-founder - Innovation Leader 

May 4th, 2021 12:00am

People are more trusting of technology than they are of other people. Scott Krishner gives insight.

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Dave Akerly & Phil Goudiaby

1320 WILS

May 3rd, 2021 12:00am

Dave and Phil discuss the weekend's events including the Lion's NFL draft and the Kentucky Derby.

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Dave Leventhal

Senior Washington Correspondent - Insider

May 3rd, 2021 12:00am

President Biden's calls for unity ring hollow to many Republicans in Washington. Dave Leventhal gives insight.

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Andy Schor

Lansing Mayor

May 3rd, 2021 12:00am

Mayor Andy Schor and Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin are teaming up to improve Michigan Avenue and re-imagine policing. Mayor Schor explains.

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Jesse Goldberg-Strassler

Broadcaster & Media Relations - Lansing Lugnuts

May 3rd, 2021 12:00am

The Lansing Lugnuts will play for the first time in 20 years. Jesse Goldberg-Strassler tells what fans can expect.

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Kyle Melinn

Co-Owner and Editor of MIRS News

May 3rd, 2021 12:00am

Kyle Melinn talks a Michigan lawmaker's arrest, redistricting, and all things state politics.

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Rob Weinhold

Chief Executive of the Fallston Group; Crisis Leadership Specialist

May 3rd, 2021 12:00am

Mitch Mcconnell says the Republican party is, "looking forward". Rob Weinhold talks Trump's impact on the future of the GOP.

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Adrienne Woodland

AAA Michigan

May 3rd, 2021 12:00am

Adrienne Woodland gives gas prices from across the state and takes a look back at Michigan's gas record from 10 years ago.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

April 30th, 2021 12:00am

The Biden Administration is looking to ban the sale of all menthol cigarettes. Live from New York city, Tonya J Powers reports.

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Nicolee Ambrose

Republican National Committeewoman for Maryland

April 30th, 2021 12:00am

Nicolee Ambrose grades President Biden's speech to congress and his first hundred days in office.

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Brian Calley

President - Small Business Owners Association of MI

April 30th, 2021 12:00am

Brian Calley gives his take on the Governor's 'Vac to Normal' plan for reopening Michigan's economy.

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Dr. Chris Haynes

Professor of Political Science & Legal Studies - University of New Haven

April 30th, 2021 12:00am

Young people are moving in droves and changing the demographics in some southern states. Chris Haynes gives insight.

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Dave Akerly

1320 WILS

April 30th, 2021 12:00am

Dave speaks on the Lions first-round draft pick and how Pennei Sewell fits into the team's future.

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Sam Inglot

Communications Director - Progress Michigan

April 30th, 2021 12:00am

Sam Inglot talks 'Close Lansing Loopholes', the effort to expand transparency with Michigan lawmakers.

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Julio Gonzalez

CEO - Engineered Tax Services

April 30th, 2021 12:00am

Julio Gonzalaz talks taxes and what red flags can trigger an audit from the IRS.

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Dave Akerly

1320 WILS

April 29th, 2021 12:00am

Dave takes a second look at President Biden's address to a joint session of congress last night.

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Anna Paulina Luna

Vice President & Chief Correspondent - El American

April 29th, 2021 12:00am

Anna Paulina Luna gives her take on President Biden's speech to congress and his first 100 days in office.

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Craig Mauger

Political Reporter - Detroit News

April 29th, 2021 12:00am

The senate elections committee taking on a huge package of bills. Craig Mauger reports.

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Tim Daman

President & CEO - Lansing Chamber of Commerce

April 29th, 2021 12:00am

Tim Daman talks the Lansing Regional Chamber's support of 'Fair and Equal Michigan', a campaign for LGBTQ equal right's.

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Jon Decker

Senior National Editor and WH Correspondant - Gray Television

April 29th, 2021 12:00am

Jon Decker, who was in attendance at last night's joint congress session where President Biden spoke, gives details from the night.

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Jeff Monosso

Fox News Radio

April 29th, 2021 12:00am

The City of Chicago is exploring the idea of a vaccine passport for concerts and other events. Live from Chicago, Jeff Monosso reports.

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Gust Kepler

Founder & CEO - Blackboxstocks Inc.

April 29th, 2021 12:00am

Is Bitcoin too volatile to be viable? Gust Kepler talks investing in cryptocurrency.

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Tonya J Powers

Fox News Radio

April 28th, 2021 12:00am

Tonya brings us an update on the latest guidance from the CDC on outdoor mask wearing.

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Mustafa Tameez

Democratic Strategist

April 28th, 2021 12:00am

Mustafa weighs in on a new Fox News poll focusing on President Biden's first 100 days in office.

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Julie Brixie

State Representative (D) - 69th District Meridian Township

April 28th, 2021 12:00am

Julie, a gun control advocate, looks ahead to a big Supreme Court case involving the right to conceal carry.

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Chad Livengood

Crains Detroit

April 28th, 2021 12:00am

Chad explains why he feels changes are needed for Michigan's recycling law.

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Gary Peters

U.S. Senator

April 28th, 2021 12:00am

Gary and Dave discuss several issues including the auto industry's future, a newly-announced Ford plant, and tonight's presidential address to Congress

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Gina Morello

Travel Analyst

April 28th, 2021 12:00am

Gina tells us about how airlines are being hit by fake Covid-19 certificates.

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Rick Armstrong

Texas Attorney

April 28th, 2021 12:00am

Rick and Dave in our weekly legal segment discuss some of the high-profile cases coming out of the courtroom.

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John Sellek

CEO - Harbor Strategic Public Affairs

April 27th, 2021 12:00am

Michigan will lose a seat in congress due to the new census data. John Sellek tells what this means for redistricting in our state.

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Jon Decker

Senior National Editor and WH Correspondant - Gray Television

April 27th, 2021 12:00am

Shuffling in the house, redistricting, and the latest in Washington DC. Live from the White House, Jon Decker reports.

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Peter Spadafore

Lansing City Council President

April 27th, 2021 12:00am

Peter Spadafore gives the latest from Lansing city council.

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Eric Jackson

Former Special Agent for the FBI

April 27th, 2021 12:00am

The FBI is warning local law enforcement agencies to prepare for increases in crime over the summer. Eric Jackson gives insight.

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Marc Macdonald

Nutrition & Fitness analyst; Author of “Body Confidence”

April 27th, 2021 12:00am

Marc Macdonald on how to correct unhealthy eating habits developed during the pandemic.

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Eric Jackson

Former Special Agent for the FBI

April 27th, 2021 12:00am

The FBI is warning local law enforcement agencies to prepare for increases in crime over the summer. Eric Jackson gives insight.

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