MichMash - Unjumbling Michigan Politics

By WDET

Podcast MichMash. Each week, WDET's Jake Neher and The Slate’s Cheyna Roth un-jumble Michigan issues and talk about how statewide news stories affect you.

  1. 1.
    Michigan's Petition Initiative Process is Broken
    11:30
  2. 2.
    Pandemic Making Government Transparency Issues Worse
    18:00
  3. 3.
    New Podcast 'Mandatory' Explores Controversial Business Practices in Michigan
    15:30
  4. 4.
    Whitmer Calls for Big Investment in Parks
    3:50
  5. 5.
    'Historic' K-12 Schools Budget Clears Legislature Right At the Buzzer
    15:00
  6. 6.
    Fixing Labor Shortage Means Humanizing Workers, Says Restaurant Owner
    16:30
  7. 7.
    Elections Officials Leaving Jobs Amid Threats, Attacks
    18:00
  8. 8.
    Michigan Supreme Court Justice Beth Clement on Juvenile Justice
    13:00
  1. 9.
    Lawmakers Balk at Funding Bipartisan Criminal Justice Initiatives
    15:00
  2. 10.
    Michigan EGLE Director Liesl Clark on PFAS, Line 5, and more
    21:30
  3. 11.
    Future of Line 5 Uncertain As Shutdown Deadline Passes
    18:59
  4. 12.
    Redistricting Commission Needs Your Help Defining "Community of Interest"
    29:00
  5. 13.
    Whitmer, Nessel Approach to Unemployment Lawsuit Leaves Victims in Limbo
    20:00
  6. 14.
    Why Michigan's Population Isn't Growing Fast Enough
    16:00
  7. 15.
    Ending 'Period Poverty'
    26:00
  8. 16.
    Auto Industry Grapples With Parts Shortages, Toxic Politics
    13:00
  9. 17.
    Recent Headlines Leave Out Critical Context About COVID Vaccines
    32:00
  10. 18.
    Congressman Andy Levin on Effort to Unionize Amazon Workers
    26:00
  11. 19.
    Infrastructure Investments Could Address Inequality in Michigan
    7:00
  12. 20.
    State Legislature's Family Leave Policies Falling Behind Rest of State
    16:00
  13. 21.
    Politicizing a Pandemic
    18:15
  14. 22.
    Sexism in State Government
    16:30
  15. 23.
    Are Lame Duck Sessions On Their Last Legs?
    33:00
  16. 24.
    COVID Relief Delay at State Capitol Hurting Michigan Residents
    18:00
  17. 25.
    Will State Senate Leader Shirkey Face Any Consequences?
    19:15
  18. 26.
    Should Election Day Be a Holiday?
    17:00
  19. 27.
    Is Whitmer's Bipartisan State of the State Message Realistic?
    6:00
  20. 28.
    Michigan GOP At Crossroads
    22:00
  21. 29.
    Flint's Top State Lawmaker Reacts to Criminal Charges Against Snyder, Others
    22:00
  22. 30.
    A Michigan Reporter's Harrowing Experience Inside U.S. Capitol
    10:30
  23. 31.
    Big Changes for Michigan Supreme Court and Reflecting on 2020
    24:00
  24. 32.
    Capitol COVID Cluster Puts Critical Bills and Transparency in Jeopardy
    13:00
  25. 33.
    Five Hours of Delusion: Former GOP Lawmaker Reacts to Giuliani Hearing.
    22:00
  26. 34.
    State Legislative Leaders Have No Plan to Combat COVID Surge
    20:00
  27. 35.
    Staying Apart for Thanksgiving As COVID-19 Surges
    3:50
  28. 36.
    A Tale of Two Counties
    26:00
  29. 37.
    Comparing 2016 to 2020 in Michigan
    24:45
  30. 38.
    What Are the Biggest Cyber Threats to Michigan's Election Systems?
    15:00
  31. 39.
    Are Newspaper Endorsements Still Relevant in 2020?
    31:00
  32. 40.
    Militia or Domestic Terrorists? Or Both?
    26:00
  33. 41.
    A History of Oil Pipeline Spills in Michigan
    3:45
  34. 42.
    Winter Forcing Restaurants to Adapt to COVID... Again
    12:00
  35. 43.
    Racial Reckoning at Michigan Art Museums
    18:12
  36. 44.
    Trump's Record on the Great Lakes
    3:50
  37. 45.
    Cities Fear Undercount on Census Could Cripple Budgets, Political Clout
    14:00
  38. 46.
    Labor Day Travelers Might Be Surprised By Changing Nature of Michigan Beaches
    18:45
  39. 47.
    As Weed Market Grows, Cities Struggle to Adopt Social Equity Measures
    11:00
  40. 48.
    Here's How to Make Sure Your Vote Counts in November
    14:00
  41. 49.
    Three College Students on Hopes, Fears As They Head Back to Campus
    26:00
  42. 50.
    Advocates Want Michigan to Change Its Juvenile Justice Policies
    3:45

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