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Virginia Violence / John Dingell & Detroit River

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The MiWeek team takes an in-depth look at the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend, the fallout from President Trump's response, the protests in Michigan and across the country, and why the anger exists. Episode 616.

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8/10/17: Detroit Primary / Trump Supporters / Asian Carp

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Detroit's primary resulted in at least one surprise -- in the City Council race. The MiWeek team takes a look at the results. Plus, MiWeek plays a clip from a recent WDET-FM "Detroit Today" program where Stephen and Nolan talked about respectfully disagreeing with each other on issues and their own unlikely friendship. Episode 615.

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8/3/17: Detroit Primary / Wayne County Jail / Water Shut-offs

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Detroit's primary is next Tuesday and key races include the Mayor, City Council and City Clerk. The MiWeek team debates who will be the top vote getters. Wayne County Executive Evans says he will move ahead with negotiations on Rock Ventures' proposal to develop a new justice complex in exchange for the land where the unfinished County jail now sits. The MiWeek team discusses what this means.

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7/20/17: Regional Transit Plan / Media Credibility

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Christy talks with SEMCOG Executive Director Kathleen Lomako about the push to get input from residents on a long range regional transportation plan. The MiWeek team discusses these latest efforts to improve regional transit in Southeast Michigan. Episode 612.

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7/13/17: Detroit Mayor's Race / Michigan Business Incentives / News Headlines

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We're just weeks away from the August primary for the Detroit Mayor's race. Mayor Duggan's biggest challenger, State Senator Coleman Young II, just revealed his plans to improve the city. The MiWeek team talks about Young's plan and sizes up the race. Episode 611.

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7/6/17: MiWeek Special Edition

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Christy hosts a special edition of MiWeek featuring her favorite interviews from this year's Mackinac Policy Conference. Episode 610.

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6/22/17: Detroit 1967: Perspectives

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As the Detroit Historical Museum prepares to open its "Detroit 67: Perspectives" exhibit to the public, the MiWeek team talks about the 1967 uprising and how it shapes Detroit and Southeastern Michigan today - 50 years later. Episode 608.

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6/15/17: Congressional Attack / Flint Water Charges / Southwest Detroit Pollution

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Members of Michigan's Congressional delegation were on the Virginia baseball field when a gunman fired shots, wounding five people, including the House Majority Whip Steve Scalise. The MiWeek team discusses the purported motive for the attack and what happens next. Episode 607.

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Superintendent Vitti makes his Mackinac Debut

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On Day 6 of his tenure as the superintendent of the Detroit Public Schools Community District, Nikolai Vitti made it clear to business leaders at the Mackinac Policy Conference that he wants to see some things change.

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MPC17: Soo Locks

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Members of Michigan’s Congressional delegation gathered on the porch of the Grand Hotel Thursday to announce plans to introduce legislation next week to authorize the renovation and expansion of the Soo Locks.

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Making the Case for Young Children

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Hope Starts Here is focused on early childhood and educational services within Detroit for children from birth to age five. The initiative has engaged more than 6,500 center operators, teachers, researchers, and parents from across the city in community conversations and strategy meetings since the beginning of the year.

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Detroit Public TV and the Detroit Regional Chamber: Details On 2017 Mackinac Policy Conference Access

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For the seventh consecutive year, the Detroit Regional Chamber and Detroit Public Television (DPTV) will collaborate to provide Michigan citizens with the highest level of access to the Mackinac Policy Conference’s content.

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5/25/17: Mackinac Policy Conference / Maria's Story

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Christy talks with Detroit Regional Chamber President & CEO Sandy Baruah about this year's Mackinac Policy Conference. Episode 605.

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5/18/17: President Trump & Russia / DPSCD Superintendent

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The controversy over alleged ties to Russia continues to swirl around President Trump, and one Michigan Congressman has even used the word "impeachment". The MiWeek roundtable discusses the latest happenings in Washington and the role of the press in the entire situation. Episode 604.

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5/4/17: Detroit's QLINE / Redistricting Michigan

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Detroit's QLINE opens to the public next week, but the media got a preview ride this week. Nolan Finley was on board and he talked with M-1 RAIL CEO Matt Cullen and The Kresge Foundation President & CEO Rip Rapson about the city's newest mode of transportation. Episode 602.

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MiWeek's coverage of the Mackinac Policy Conference 2018 is sponsored by: 

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