This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain, talks with Roy Roberts, the Emergency Manager of the troubled Detroit Public Schools, about his first year on the job.

Then Roberts joins the Roundtable of Business Executive Denise Ilitch and Municipal Planner Charlie Beckham to continue the discussion on Detroit, education, and President Obama’s upcoming visit to Detroit … and dinner invitation at the Ilitch house.

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