8/13/15: State House Sex Scandal / Trump in Michigan / Melissa Gilbert
Tonight, host Christy McDonald and weekly contributors Nolan Finley and Stephen Henderson take a look at the stories making headlines across the state:
- As details of an alleged cover-up plot involving two state lawmakers continue to emerge, the MiWeek team speculates on what will happen next to Rep. Todd Courser and Rep. Cindy Gamrat.
- Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump brings his campaign to Michigan, where he continues to make news with controversial comments aimed at Mexican immigrants. This time, Ford Motor Company is also a target. The MiWeek team weighs in on the possible fallout.
- The “Little House on the Prairie” star, Melissa Gilbert, wants a seat in the “Big House on Capitol Hill.” The MiWeek team debates her changes on winning in Michigan’s 8th Congressional District
- The MiWeek team discusses a few local news headlines, including the surprising news of Governor Snyder’s veteran Chief of Staff stepping down from his post.
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