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5/12/16: DPS Bailout / LGBT Policy / Presidential Politics

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Tonight on MiWeek:

  • Detroit Public Schools Bailout - DPS remains in chaos as the State House and Senate remain at odds on how much money should be given to the district as a bailout. Meanwhile, the State Treasurer says DPS will run out of money in August under the current House plan. The MiWeek team sorts though all of the financial challenges faced by DPS.
  • LGBT Policy - The Michigan Board of Education is debating a controversial policy that would provide special accommodations in schools for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students. The MiWeek team debates the pros and cons.
  • Presidential Politics - The MiWeek team discusses the current state of the 2016 Presidential race and the candidates who will likely come out on top.


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