10/2/19 Gov. Whitmer issues record number of line-item vetoes of budget bills, axing nearly $1 billion from state spending. She will meet with “The Quadrant” this week to see whether Rs will agree to reignite negotiations in order to get some of the veto money restored.
U.S. Rep. Slotkin (D-MI 8) draws an opponent, Nikki Snyder, a member of the state Board of Ed. U.S. Rep. Tlaib views “racial profiling” technology in Detroit police HQ, concludes all technicians using it should be African-American. Jimmy Carter turns 95 years old, a record for an ex-president, but MI has a couple of former state politicians who are even older. Interview with Kyle Kondik of Sabato’s Crystal Ball. Partners with www.DeadlineDetroit.com.