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May 14, 2015: Senator Charged / Transit Plan / Summer Sessions / New Deadlines

State Senator Virgil Smith faces felony charges following a shooting incident at his Detroit home involving his ex-wife. He’s been removed from Senate committees and caucus duties.  But is that enough? The MiWeek team discusses the limited options in the State Constitution for removing legislators. The Regional Transit Authority kicked off its master planning process […]


May 7, 2015: Roads Plan B / Detroit Fatigue? / POTUS Candidates / MiWeek Headlines

Proposal 1 to fix the state’s roads went down in defeat. What’s the fallout and what happens now? What will lawmakers propose next? The MiWeek team tackles these questions. In addition to fixing the roads, the legislature must also debate Governor Snyder’s education plan. What will it take in terms of money and how will […]

Mackinac Policy Conference 2013

Detroit Regional Chamber And DPTV Partner To Expand Access, Coverage Of The 2015 Mackinac Policy Conference

For the fifth year in a row, 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. The Conference, held May 27th through May 29th on Mackinac Island, Mich., will feature top-level speakers, insightful panels and other programming […]

Stephen Henderson Editorial Page Editor The Detroit Free Press