Bill Ballenger and Dennis Denno host The Friday Morning Podcast. They discuss current events in Michigan, with a focus on politics and history. Check out our Facebook page here!
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What’s the impact of a Kid Rock Senate campaign? Why is Michigan ranked so low nationally? Did the MI House and Senate Dems come up with a good idea? And was there some fireworks in our interview with Rep. Brandt Iden regarding MI’s fireworks law? Sponsored by www.DeadlineDetroit.com.
Detroit Pistons are getting huge tax breaks to move into Detroit. Good Jobs legislation passes the MI House. Who is the most faceless U.S. Senator? And we asked Allan Lengel of www.DeadlineDetroit.com what’s going on in Detroit and is the success in Detroit real?
Are Michigan dads deadbeats? Should dogs be allowed outside–and maybe inside–restaurants? We asked Rep. Pamela Hornberger. Ballenger and Denno also talked about what ballot issues MI voters might face. Sponsored by www.DeadlineDetroit.com.
Former MI Supreme Court Justice Young starts his U.S. Senate campaign poorly. There are three polls out there—and the results will surprise you. And Ballenger and Denno interview Rep. Jeff Yaroch (R-Macomb County) about a unicameral legislature and his resolution regarding drug use. Thanks to www.DeadlineDetroit.com for their sponsorship!
Will MI support Good Jobs? What’s going on with a part-time legislature, and should we eliminate the Senate? Epstein challenges Young, and a great interview with state Rep. Moss. Sponsored by www.DeadlineDetroit.com.
Bungled bingo will cost MI Dems a lot. What’s the latest with Bill Schuette and the Flint water crisis? More gun violence in America, and what will the legislature do with teacher pensions? Finally, we had a great interview with Rep. Darrin Camilleri. Sponsored by www.DeadlineDetroit.com.
What’s the latest with the Michigan gubernatorial and U.S. Senate races? And how would a part-time legislature affect MI and will it get on the ballot? Sponsored by www.deadlinedetroit.com.
MI State Senator Coleman A. Young (D-Detroit) is not only the son of the famous former Detroit mayor, he is trying to follow in his father’s footsteps and become the next Detroit mayor. Hear Young talk about his campaign, his job-creation strategy, and what he will do if he wins. Sponsored by www.DeadlineDetroit.com.
What does the latest poll of the MI Gov race tell us? Will former MI Congressman Mike Rogers head the FBI? There will be another vacancy in the MI House, and a discussion about Prez Grant. Sponsored by www.deadlinedetroit.com.
MI judges are moving up in the world, tragedy in the MI House, and who are the winners and losers from Kildee’s announcement? Ballenger and Denno also interview Senator Marty Knollenberg about schools. Sponsored by Deadline Detroit.