This week on “Michigan Matters” — how do you know when an election matters?

When you see a flurry of big names like Obama, Romney, Clinton and Bush coming to town to pinch hit on behalf of local candidates. Will it help?

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We’ll talk to Michigan’s two party chairmen, Bobby Schostak chair of Michigan’s Republican Party, and Lon Johnson, his counterpart at the Michigan Democratic Party, as we dissect election 2014.

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Then Detroit’s favorite homegrown son – Judge Greg Mathis – is back to talk with us about what he’s doing to help give back to the community.

Join us for some red-hot political talk on “Michigan Matters”.

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