Michigan Matters focuses on controversial issues concerning the metro Detroit area. The program is hosted by CBS 62 Senior Producer and Detroit Free Press Columnist Carol Cain who has shared her perspective on local and national radio and TV shows for over a decade. In addition to one-on-one interviews, a high-profile panel of metro Detroit political, business and community leaders will join her for roundtable discussions. Regular panelists will include L. Brooks Patterson, Oakland County Executive; and Denise Ilitch, President of Ilitch Enterprises.
Watch Michigan Matters Sundays at 11:30 a.m.
Women are driving the auto industry as never before and they are also having a greater impact on society.
‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Talk Of Race, The Motor City And DPS Highlights Michigan Chronicle’s ‘Pancakes And Politics’
There was a lot more than flapjacks being served up at the Michigan Chronicle’s first “Pancakes and Politics” forum of the 2015 season as the Detroit-focused panel engaged in heated conversation over race.
Michigan is getting grayer by the year. By 2050, more than 25-percent of the state’s residents will be over the age of 65.
August Fruehauf invented the semi-trailer 100 years ago which helped shape the 20th century.
It was a perfect storm of factors emerging over decades that helped Mary Barra, a hard charging young engineer, crack the glass ceiling and become CEO of General Motors.
It was a supercharged conversation at the Michigan Political Leadership Program’s 20th annual dinner.
“I am seriously contemplating challenging the order,” said Hackel adding he, “is working with legal counsel on this issue to see what my options on behalf of the public are.”
“Gagging a politician probably violates the 8th Amendment to the Constitution which prohibits cruel and unusual punishment,” said Patterson during taping of “Michigan Matters.”
You can hear the entire conversation by watching “Michigan Matters” 11:30 Sunday on CBS 62.
Why didn’t President Barack Obama attend the North American International Auto Show which just completed its annual run with over 803,000 visitors attending the iconic event at Cobo Center?