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Bryan Crenshaw

Bryan and Dave discuss the resignation of a top Ingham county executive and what it means for the county moving forward.

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Eben Brown

Fox News Radio

February 26th, 2020 12:00am

Eben and Dave recap last night's Democratic debate in South Carolina.

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Wendy Patrick

Attorney and Legal analyst

February 26th, 2020 12:00am

Wendy dials in for her weekly legal update which covers E-cigarette ads, transgender athletes, airline seating and more.

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Andy Schor

Lansing Mayor

February 26th, 2020 12:00am

Mayor Schor and Dave discuss the outcome of a neighborhood summit at Sexton, the budget for 2020, and what's next for the city market.

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Andrew Schepers

Michigan Government Relations Director for the American Cancer Society

February 26th, 2020 12:00am

A new alliance has been formed to strengthen tobacco control policies and protect Michigan kids from tobacco. Schepers gives the details.

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Hondo Carpenter

SI Spartan Nation

February 26th, 2020 12:00am

Hondo Carpenter and Dave take a look at MSU basketball's win over Iowa and the football team's newest hires.

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Jason Miller

Senior Communications Advisor for the Trump 2016 Campaign

February 26th, 2020 12:00am

In the wake of the Democratic debate, Jason and Dave talk about Trump's chances for another victory in 2020.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

February 26th, 2020 12:00am

President Trump announces a press conference on the Coronavirus. Jon and Dave analyze the situation.

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Dr. John Braccio

Fox News Radio

February 25th, 2020 12:00am

On this weekly segment with Dr. John Braccio, he talks about how to overcome sibling rivalry and conflicts growing up as they extend into adulthood.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

February 25th, 2020 12:00am

Rachel Sutherland gives the preview of the Democratic Debate in South Carolina tonight.

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David Mittleman

Attorney at Grewal Law

February 25th, 2020 12:00am

David Mittleman stops by to talk about the ongoing case that has been going on at Michigan, in regards to sexual assault from a deceased doctor.

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Patti Poppe

President and CEO of Consumers Energy

February 25th, 2020 12:00am

Patti and Dave talk about Consumers Energy, who announced yesterday a goal to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2040.

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Elissa Slotkin

U.S. 8th District Representative

February 25th, 2020 12:00am

Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin talks about what she discussed yesterday at her town hall in East Lansing, the presidential candidates, and more.

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Austin Pennington

Attorney

February 25th, 2020 12:00am

Austin talks with Dave about Harvey Weinstein being found guilty of third-degree rape and criminal sex act.

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Rebecca Walser

Financial Advisor

February 25th, 2020 12:00am

Rebecca talks with Dave about the benefits of checking your social security records regularly.

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Dave Akerly

1320 WILS

February 24th, 2020 12:00am

Dave recaps the Nevada caucuses and takes a look at the polling data for the democratic candidates.

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Frank V. Vernuccio Jr.

Fox News Radio

February 24th, 2020 12:00am

Frank and Dave discuss the outlook of the Democratic party following the Nevada caucuses.

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Angela Witwer

71st District State Rep.

February 24th, 2020 12:00am

Witwer gives the details on Governor Whitmer's new bipartisan task force focused on lowering the cost of prescription drugs.

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Richard Bandler

PHD and author of "Thinking on Purpose: A 15-Day Plan to a Smarter Life",

February 24th, 2020 12:00am

Richard stops by to discuss his book and gives some tips on how to make better use of your brain.

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Kyle Melinn

Co-Owner and Publisher of MIRS News

February 24th, 2020 12:00am

Kyle and Dave talk about Bernie, the RNC, roads, and all things Michigan politics.

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Michael Law

Author of "Founders Revolution"

February 24th, 2020 12:00am

With Bernie Sanders rising in the polls, there are concerns as to whether or not he can defeat President Trump. Michael gives his take.

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Adrienne Woodland and Jon Decker

AAA Michigan and Fox News Radio

February 24th, 2020 12:00am

Adrienne gives Michigan gas prices and Jon Decker speaks with Dave about President Trump's recent visit to India.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

February 21st, 2020 12:00am

Rachel and Dave preview the Nevada caucuses.

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Patrice Drainville

Spokesperson for ownership of the former Waterfront Bar

February 21st, 2020 12:00am

Patrice and Dave discuss the removal of the Waterfront Bar from the Lansing City Market and the city's plans for the location.

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Mike Trevorrow

Former plant manager for GM at Lansing Delta and Lansing Grand River

February 21st, 2020 12:00am

Mike joins Dave to celebrate the 3 millionth vehicle coming off the production line at the GM Lansing Delta township plant.

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Julie Brixie

69th district State Representative

February 21st, 2020 12:00am

Elissa Slotkin will hold a town hall at East Lansing High School to discuss the state of the district. Representative Brixie gives the details.

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William Strauss

Sr. Economic Advisor to the Federal reserve Bank Chicago

February 21st, 2020 12:00am

Strauss gives the latest on the strong Michigan retailers sales report for January.

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

February 21st, 2020 12:00am

Live from London, Simon explains the accusations from the U.K. and the U.S. against Russia for a cyber attack on the nation of Georgia.

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Beth Akers

Manhattan Institute senior fellow and P.H.D. Economist

February 21st, 2020 12:00am

Beth and Dave discuss the probability of a student loan debt bubble crumbling the economy.

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Jessica Rosenthal

Fox News Radio

February 20th, 2020 12:00am

Jessica and Dave talk about the Democrat Debate from last night, and how Michael Bloomberg did at his first debate.

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Mark Meckler

President of Convention of States Action

February 20th, 2020 12:00am

Mark talks with Dave about what his convention of states action do, the presidential candidates, and more.

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Dennis Lennox

Michigan Political Analysts from the Right

February 20th, 2020 12:00am

Dennis and Dave discuss State Senator Tom Barrett’s recent trip to Cuba, China trying to get access to money from west indie countries, and more.

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Hondo Carpenter

SI Spartan Nation

February 20th, 2020 12:00am

Hondo and Dave talk sports, including problems of MSU former Head Football Coach Mark Dantonio, previews of college basketball with MSU vs. Nebraska tonight, and more.

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John Manly

Attorney for Plaintiffs in Nassar Case

February 20th, 2020 12:00am

John Manly stops by to talk about the Michigan Football team Doctor that has been accused of sexual assault on a student, and whats to come following this with the University.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

February 20th, 2020 12:00am

Live from the White House, Jon Decker gives the latest update on President Trump, as he’s on a West Coast campaign swing.

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David Dillard

Education Specialist

February 20th, 2020 12:00am

David Dillard talks with Dave about letter grades for kids being replaced by “feel good” report cards.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

February 19th, 2020 12:00am

Tonya and Dave preview the upcoming democratic debate.

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Matt Brooks

Republican Political Strategist

February 19th, 2020 12:00am

Matt Brooks elaborates on the stories that Michael Bloomberg is considering Hilary Clinton as his running mate.

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Gavin Brown

Director of the Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association

February 19th, 2020 12:00am

A spaceport could be coming to northern Michigan. Gavin Brown gives the details.

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Bob Dorigo-Jones

Michigan Lawsuit Fairness

February 19th, 2020 12:00am

Michigan Lawsuit Abuse Watch launched its popular Wacky Warning Label contest today offering a 1,000 dollar top prize for the person who can find the most outlandish product warning label.

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Tom Barrett

State Senator

February 19th, 2020 12:00am

Tom Barrett stops by to discuss his recent trade trip to Cuba.

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Loretta Powers

Attorney and Legal analyst

February 19th, 2020 12:00am

In her weekly legal update, Lorretta gives the latest on Harvey Weinstein, an 867 trillion dollar lawsuit against the NFL, and more.

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Jeff Monosso

Fox News Radio

February 19th, 2020 12:00am

Jeff and Dave talk the Boy Scouts of America's filing for bankruptcy amidst sex abuse lawsuits.

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Dr. John Braccio

Regional Psychological Services

February 18th, 2020 12:00am

On this weekly segment with Dr. John Braccio, he talks about savoring the moment and shares ways you can start doing so.

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Eben Brown

Fox News Radio

February 18th, 2020 12:00am

Live in Miami, Eben Brown gives the latest update on Virginia failing to pass the assault weapon ban and why.

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Dr. Samuel Stanley

President of Michigan State University

February 18th, 2020 12:00am

Dr. Samuel Stanley stops by to talk about the new head football coach Mel Tucker, the current environment on MSU’s campus, and more.

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Kimberly Coleman

City of Lansing Director of the Department of Human Relations and Community Services

February 18th, 2020 12:00am

Kimberly talks with Dave about her new position as the newly named city of Lansing Director of Human Relations and Community Services, and more.

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Craig Mauger

Detroit News Political Reporter

February 18th, 2020 12:00am

Craig and Dave talk about the Michigan endorsements as they are piling up for Mike Bloomberg, Pete Buttigieg, and more.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

February 18th, 2020 12:00am

Live from the White House, Jon Decker gives the latest on President Trump’s week coming up.

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Dr. Brandon Brock

Staff Clinician at Foundation Physicians Group

February 18th, 2020 12:00am

Dr. Brandon Brock and Dave discuss those who survive multiple drug overdoses and what the long term effect is on their health.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

February 17th, 2020 12:00am

Live from Washington D.C., Rachel Sutherland speaks with Dave about how the democratic party is responding to the Bloomberg campaign.

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Brad Blakeman

Fox News Radio

February 17th, 2020 12:00am

Brad and Dave discuss the feud between the fellow presidential candidates and New York billionaires Donald Trump and Michael Bloomberg.

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Liz Abdnour

Lansing Attorney

February 17th, 2020 12:00am

Liz stops by and explains the statement she made at an MSU board of trustees meeting involving the stagnation of a Title IX case.

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Bob Carr

GOP Candidate for U.S. Senate

February 17th, 2020 12:00am

Bob Carr dials in to discuss his unique campaign for U.S. Senate.

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Kyle Melinn

Co-Owner and Editor of MIRS News

February 17th, 2020 12:00am

For the first time since the Granholm administration, a gubernatorial appointee has been voted down by the state senate. Kyle Melinn gives the latest.

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Michael Law

Author of "Founders Revolution"

February 17th, 2020 12:00am

Michael Law and Dave reflect on the history of President's Day.

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Adrienne Woodland Dave and Phil

Various

February 17th, 2020 12:00am

Adrienne Woodland gives gas prices from across the state and Dave speaks with Phil about Bernie Sanders.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

February 14th, 2020 12:00am

From heart-shaped boxes to cupid corn, Tonya and Dave discuss american spending trends on Valentine's day.

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Chris Wilson

Director of research analytics & digital strategy for the Ted Cruz presidential Campaign

February 14th, 2020 12:00am

Chris wilson expains how political ads are targeted towards voters.

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Curtis Hertel Jr.

State Senator

February 14th, 2020 12:00am

Senator Hertel details what happened with the state senate voting down the appointment of a local woman appointed by Governor Whitmer.

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Spencer Flynn

Capitol Region International Airport Marketing Manager

February 14th, 2020 12:00am

Spencer reveals how the Lansing Airport is responding to the threat of the Coronavirus.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

February 14th, 2020 12:00am

Jon and Dave discuss the Senate vote to restrict President Trump's war powers when it comes to Iran.

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Ryan Schuiling

Former host of the Schuiling Report

February 14th, 2020 12:00am

Ryan gives perspective from Colorado after the departure of Mel Tucker and talks with Dave about the new head coach of MSU football.

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Ron The Wine Guy

Wine Expert and Enthusiast

February 14th, 2020 12:00am

Wine advice from Ron the wine guy and how to make it an extra-special Valentines day.

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Dick Peffley

General Manager of the Lansing Board of Water and Light

February 13th, 2020 12:00am

Dick Peffley stops by to talk about what happened yesterday that caused the heat to turn off for most people Downtown Lansing, including City Hall and the State Capitol.

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Boyd Matheson

Former Chief of Staff

February 13th, 2020 12:00am

Boyd and Dave talk about politics, including results from the New Hampshire primaries and more.

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Trevor Thomas

Fair and Equal Michigan Co-Chair

February 13th, 2020 12:00am

Trevor talks with Dave about the ballot campaign that is going to add LGBTQ protections to the state, the Civil Rights law that is kicking off in Lansing, and more.

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Andrew Abood

Abood Law Firm

February 13th, 2020 12:00am

Andrew talks about how the search is going for LCC’s new president, MSU’s newly hired head football coach Mel Tucker, and more.

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Hondo Carpenter

SI Spartan Nation

February 13th, 2020 12:00am

Hondo and Dave talk sports, including MSU’s new head football coach Mel Tucker and more.

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Jeff Monosso

Fox News Radio

February 13th, 2020 12:00am

Jeff Monosso gives the latest update on a Government watchdog that says safety lapses at Southwest Airlines has put more than 17 million passengers at risk.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

February 13th, 2020 12:00am

Live in Washington D.C., Rachel Sutherland gives the latest update on the Defense Secretary Esper that is telling Nato to step up to Iraq so the U.S. can step back.

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Dave Akerly

1320 WILS

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

Dave on the breaking news that Michigan State has found a new head football coach.

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Jessica Rosenthal

Fox News Radio

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

Live from New Hampshire, Jessica speaks with Dave about the results from the most recent primary.

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Wendy Patrick

Attorney and Legal analyst

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

Wendy Patrick dials in for her weekly legal update.

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Emily Lawler

MLive Lead Political Reporter

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

Emily gives the latest on the newly proposed State budget.

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Professor Allan Saxe

Political Science Professor – University of Texas at Arlington

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

Allan Saxe and Dave discuss the Democratic and Republican primaries.

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Gary Peters

United States Senator

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

Senator Peters on the new bill to increase border security.

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John Sellek

Political Strategist for Michigan Political Right

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

More on the democratic primaries from John Sellek. John and Dave also take a close look at Michael Bloomberg.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

February 12th, 2020 12:00am

Jon Decker details how President Trump and company are reacting to the New Hampshire primaries.

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Dr. John Braccio

Regional Psychological Services

February 11th, 2020 12:00am

On this weekly segment with Dr. John Braccio, he talks about the fear of fear and how to overcome it.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

February 11th, 2020 12:00am

Live in New Hampshire, Tonya J. Powers gives the latest update on the New Hampshire primary preview.

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Hondo Carpenter

SI Spartan Nation

February 11th, 2020 12:00am

Hondo and Dave talk sports, including MSU Football with them still looking for a new coach after Luke Fickell turned down the position.

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Tim Walberg

Congressman MI-7 GOP

February 11th, 2020 12:00am

Tim and Dave talk about the new budget from President Trump that restores funding for the Great Lakes, and when the deal is expected to be completed.

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Mike Wayland

Senior Automotive Industry Editor for CNBC

February 11th, 2020 12:00am

Mike stops by to talk about the coronavirus that is affecting the big three automakers in China, and what’s next to come.

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Kevin Paul Scott

Small Business Marketing Analyst

February 11th, 2020 12:00am

Kevin talks with Dave about what small business owners are looking for in the Presidential Candidates running for office.

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Jon Decker

Fox News Radio

February 11th, 2020 12:00am

Live from the White House, Jon Decker gives the latest update on President Trump sending the budget to Congress.

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Simon Owen

Fox News Radio

February 10th, 2020 12:00am

Simon Owen gives the latest on the Coronavirus outbreak.

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Robert Marks

Artificial Intelligence Expert

February 10th, 2020 12:00am

Robert Marks details how Artificial Intelligence may change the face of the U.S. military.

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Peter Spadafore

Lansing City Council President

February 10th, 2020 12:00am

Peter talks with Dave about the development of the Red Cedar project.

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Spencer McGowan

McGowan Group

February 10th, 2020 12:00am

A new law in North Carolina requires high school students to pass a personal finance. Spencer McGowan gives his take.

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Kyle Melinn

Co-Owner and Editor of MIRS News

February 10th, 2020 12:00am

Kyle and Dave take a look at Governor Whitmer, the Secretary of State, and more.

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Michael Law

Fox News Radio

February 10th, 2020 12:00am

Legal questions continue to arise for President Trump in the aftermath of Impeachment. Michael Law gives the latest.

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Adrienne Woodland & Michelle Pollino

Various

February 10th, 2020 12:00am

Adrienne Woodland drops by and gives gas prices and Dave connects with Michelle Pollino about the big oscar winners.

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Tonya J. Powers

Fox News Radio

February 7th, 2020 12:00am

Tonya and Dave discuss the results from Iowa.

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Scott McDaniel

General Manager for Serra Auto Campus

February 7th, 2020 12:00am

Scott stops by and talks with Dave about the opening of a new facility for Serra Auto Campus in Okemos.

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Steve Japinga

Vice President of public affairs for the Lansing regional chamber

February 7th, 2020 12:00am

Steve speaks on the political climate of the Lansing area in the heat of the election cycle.

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Robert Benbow

Cadillac Marketing

February 7th, 2020 12:00am

Robert Benbow and Dave talk the new 2021 Escalade from Cadillac.

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Chris Hackbarth

State and Federal Affairs Director for the Michigan municipal league

February 7th, 2020 12:00am

Chris comments on Governor Whitmer's proposed budget for 2020-21.

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Leigh Richardson

Mental Health Specialist

February 7th, 2020 12:00am

Leigh and Dave discuss how brain stimulation can help treat addiction.

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Tony Lazzaro

Founder of Big Tent Republicans PAC

February 7th, 2020 12:00am

Tony gives his take on President Trump in the aftermath of Impeachment.

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Rachel Sutherland

Fox News Radio

February 6th, 2020 12:00am

Live in Washington D.C., Rachel Sutherland gives the latest update on the ending of impeachment against President Trump, but the aftermath of it is just beginning.

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