Red to blue: 3 more Michigan State House districts to watch (51, 78, 79)

This is the second post in the ‘red to blue’ series that I started here. I’ll be talking about these house races tomorrow morning on First Shift. The most intriguing race for me out of these three is the 51st district. This includes Grand Blanc, Fenton, Linden, etc. The seat was held by Paul Scott […]

Friday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk I’m listening to Tony now but I don’t have the guest lineup.  Joe DiSano will be on a little later but I don’t know the rest of the guests. Remember that you can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from […]

Thursday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony’s got AJ Oneil, Occupy Detroit, and David Holtz.  Remember that you can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Stephanie Miller – You can stream Steph live from ustream. Her show follows Tony’s on 1310, so […]

Wednesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony’s got Gary Peters, Occupy Detroit and Debbie Stabenow. Remember that you can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Stephanie Miller – Hal Sparks will be in all day (Humpdays with Hal).  Gordon Brisner and John […]

Tuesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony’s got Brandon Jessup, Occupy Detroit, and Chris Michalakis. Remember that you can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Stephanie Miller – Stephanie’s guests today = Allyson Schwartz and Charlie Pierce. You can stream Steph live […]

Monday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony’s got Tim Greimel, Occupy Detroit, Mark Brewer, and our happy hippy Chris Savage aka Eclectablog. Remember that you can live stream Tony’s show, connect with him on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Stephanie Miller – Stephanie’s guests today = The Rude Pundit […]

Friday briefing and open thread

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I missed the town hall yesterday, mostly because by the time it was online, I just couldn’t stomach anymore Snyder for the day. Anyway I was half-halfheartedly looking for the results of the town hall. Please drop a link in the comments if you’ve got one. Let’s talk about talk Tony Trupiano today .. Curtis […]

Michigan Counties Receive Cuts in Governor’s Budget

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Press Release Michigan Counties Receive Cuts in Governor’s Budget Michigan Counties set to lose $42 million LANSING, Mich., Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — During Governor Snyder’s 2013 fiscal year budget report on Thursday it was recommended that Michigan counties be required to meet criteria to qualify for the $125.6 million in revenue sharing, a 25 […]

Jennifer Granholm on an active and strategic government

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“While I would love to take full credit for Michigan’s turnaround, I can’t. And my successor, Governor Snyder, would probably like to take full credit too, but he can’t either since the new tax policies he enacted just took effect a few weeks ago. But you know who can take much of the credit? President […]

Thursday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk By the time I get this online, we’ve probably missed the chance to live stream Tony’s show. You can still connect with Tony all day long on the First Shift Facebook page, and pick up the podcasts from his show here. Stephanie Miller – Today we have Karl Frisch, Kathleen Madigan, and […]

Ellen fires back at anti-gay group

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Nice positive message. Shop at JCP!!

Wednesday briefing and open thread

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Today in talk Tony’s show is already rockin’ Listen in at www.thetonyshow.org. He’s got some open time this morning; be sure to give him a call or hit him up on the First Shift Facebook page. Be heard, my people!! Stephanie Miller – today she’s got Ted Boutrous Jr, David Cruz, Gloria Allred, David Bender, […]