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.
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‘Michigan Matters’ Looks At Red Hot Happenings! Dinosauria, Woodward Dream Cruise, Detroit Jazz Festival
With the July 4th holiday upon us, the spotlight falls on things to do on “Michigan Matters” where community leaders appear to talk about things like a new wolf exhibit and the Dinosauria display with dozens of real life replica creatures at the Detroit Zoo.
CBS 62’s ‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: The CEOs Sound Off About The Media, Talent Gap, Black Business
What did Matt Moroun have to say about the media’s coverage of his family’s vast business holdings including the Ambassador Bridge and downtown Detroit train station?
Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel, the lone opponent among the region’s Big Four political leaders of the Great lakes Water Board Authority, talked about what comes next during a discussion on “Michigan Matters.”
From how to pay for Michigan’s woeful roads, to fixing DPS, to keeping the momentum of the Motor City’s downtown going, leaders discussed key issues impacting the region.
It was a fast paced discussion about Detroit, the Grand Prix, careers and the role of women in business as three female CEOs took time out to appear on “Michigan Matters” to talk about it.
Finding solutions to the daunting challenges facing Detroit Public Schools and other embattled districts was the hot topic at the Michigan Chronicle’s “Pancakes and Politics” sold-out forum held at the Detroit Athletic Club.
What do you do when you think the media has done you wrong?
The roundtable talked about what comes next in the bid to repair our crumbling roads with all eyes looking to state legislators for action.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has given the thumbs down to trying to bring two giant pandas to the Motor City.
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson — a longtime card-carrying member of the Republican party — ripped the GOP for its handling the auto insurance reform measure making its way through Lansing with lightning speed.