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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Patterson called billionaire businessman Dan Gilbert, “the Mayor of Gilbertville” and compared his business practices to cannibalism during taping of “Michigan Matters.”
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land and Democratic challenger Cong. Gary Peters took to the “Michigan Matters” set and talked about issues impacting Michigan and what it will take to win on Nov. 4.
‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Schostak Vs. Johnson — The Chairmen Battle As Election 2014 Hits Overdrive
Bobby Schostak and Lon Johnson went toe to toe on “Michigan Matters”. Who will be left standing on Nov. 4 when election 2014 comes to a close.
‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Snyder Vs. Schauer: The Candidates Sound Off On Each Other, The Issues
With mere days left in election 2014, Gov. Rick Snyder and Democratic challenger Mark Schauer took time out to appear on “Michigan Matters’ and fielded some tough questions from host Carol Cain.
‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Ficano On His County’s Scandal; Ilitch On Dave Brandon And U-M Football Controversy
Robert Ficano opens up about what went wrong the last few years of his time as Wayne County Executive in an one-on-one with “Michigan Matters” host Carol Cain.
What will it take to grow Michigan’s defense industry?
With a new school year underway, the presidents of Wayne State. Henry Ford College and UD-Mercy each talked about the changing needs of students and businesses at their respective institutions during taping of “Michigan Matters.”
This week on Michigan Matters everyone knows how important the auto industry is to Michigan, but did you know that Ford along with Chrysler and GM helped keep the world safe for Democracy through their efforts during World War II?
Despite its controversial genesis of Michigan taking over Belle Isle as a state park amid Detroit’s bankruptcy last year, the end result has been positive.
With the start of the NFL regular season, it’s anything but business as usual for Matthew Stafford as he takes his place in the midst of the huddle tonight as starting quarterback for the Detroit Lions for a sixth year.