Tonight, the MiWeek team takes a look at the stories making news across Michigan: It’s complicated and controversial, but is Proposal 1 the right way to fix Michigan roads? The MiWeek team looks at the pros and cons of the May 5th statewide ballot proposal to fund road repairs. Detroit City Council President Brenda Jones […]
Tonight on MiWeeek, host Christy McDonald and weekly contributors, Nolan Finley and Stephen Henderson, examine the issues making news across the state: Judge Berg shooting – The attack on U.S. District Judge Terrence Berg on his own front porch is igniting a call to action in the fight against crime in the Detroit. The MiWeek […]
Tonight the MiWeek team welcomes Darnell Earley, Emergency Manager for the Detroit Public School system. Fresh off a stint at Flint’s Emergency Manger, Earley stepped in to lead the efforst to make DPS financially solvent and academically competitive. This week, Earley revealed a 10-point plan to improve education in Detroit. Earley joins us tonight to […]
- After latest police beating, who are the real bad guys?
Prevalence of cop-beating videos suggests that it's no longer clear who the criminals really are.
- We only hurt ourselves by rejecting Prop 1
Anger about the way the Legislature handled Michigan's roads is justified — but misplaced
- Snyder hasn't earned more leeway over troubled schools
Gov. Rick Snyder should work with the ed board, superintendent to improve failing schools.
- Justices playing with fire in health reform case
Supreme Court should never have accepted current challenge to national health reform