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Every week, the crew from Deadline Detroit breaks down the critical news stories of the week. It's solid analysis mixed with a healthy dose of humor, plus weekly nominees for "Schmuck of the Week."

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Every week, the crew from Deadline Detroit breaks down the critical news stories of the week. It's solid analysis mixed with a healthy dose of humor, plus weekly nominees for "Schmuck of the Week."

    The Week That Was: Is Michigan Gov. Whitmer Presidential Material?

    The Week That Was: Is Michigan Gov. Whitmer Presidential Material?

    Host Saeed Khan chats with guests, attorney Steve Fishman, 910 AM radio host Adolph Mongo, veteran journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel. 

    They talk about 2024 and Whitmer:  Trump endorses Matt DePerno for Michigan GOP chair;  Meta lets Trump back on;  More classified docs at chez Biden… and now, casa Pence as well;  Whitmer's state of the state;  Ron DeSantis cancels AP African American studies in Florida and Schmuck of the Week.

    • 59 min
    The Week That Was: Is the Ilitch Group Going for Another Taxpayer Money Grab?

    The Week That Was: Is the Ilitch Group Going for Another Taxpayer Money Grab?

    Host Saeed Khan talks with guests, Charlie LeDuff, veteran investigative reporter and host of the "No BS News Hour," ex-federal prosecutor Michael Bullotta who prosecuted Kwame Kilpatrick and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.
    They talk about the Ilitch group's latest proposed project and the cost to taxpayers; Biden's document fallout; How ugly with debt battle get? Trump v DeSantis: The first polls are out; Failed New Mexico candidate's plot to shoot  at Democrats’ homes; and Schmuck of the Week.

    • 1 hr
    'The Week That Was:' Animal Sacrifice In Hamtramck

    'The Week That Was:' Animal Sacrifice In Hamtramck

    Host Saeed Khan talks with guests, pr specialist and former Duggan Chief of Staff Alexis Wiley, Jeff Timmer, former chair of the Michigan Republican Party, veteran journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.
    They talk about Biden's classified document mess;  GOP's Rules Committee and key changes; Hamtramck City Council okays animal sacrifice; Citizens Unite: What Trump may do if he doesn't get nomination; Ottawa County community members band together to resist new county commissioners; Michigan's likely GOP chair;  and  Schmuck of the Week

    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Week That Was: Who Will Replace Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow?

    The Week That Was: Who Will Replace Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow?

    Host Saeed Khan talks with guests, attorney Tiffany Ellis, 910 AM host Adolph Mongo, veteran journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.

    They talk about who will replace Sen. Debbie Stabenow, who is not running for re-election;  the Kevin McCarthy mess; new laws in Lansing go into effect; Ottawa County has taken a hard right and the AG is investigating, and Schmuck of the Week.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    The Week That Was: What Is Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Really Asking For? And Elon Musk In 2023.

    The Week That Was: What Is Ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick Really Asking For? And Elon Musk In 2023.

    Host Saeed Khan talks with attorney Steve Fishman, automotive writer Paul Eisenstein, editor and publisher of The Detroit Bureau, veteran journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.
    They talk about Southwest Airlines' problems, Elon Musk in 2023; Congressman-elect George Santos comes clean-ish; What is Kwame Kilpatrick really asking for?  Meadows the Pyromaniac? former chief of staff allegedly burned Docs in White House; Whitmer kidnap plotter sentenced to 16 years in prison; Predictions for 2023 and Schmuck of Week.
    (Elon Musk photo on cover by JD Lasica)

    • 1 hr
    The Week That Was: How Michigan GOP Co-Chair Meshawn Maddock Helped the Dems Win in 2022

    The Week That Was: How Michigan GOP Co-Chair Meshawn Maddock Helped the Dems Win in 2022

    Host Saeed Khan talks with guests, attorney Mike Rataj, 910 AM radio host Adolph Mongo, veteran journalist Nancy Derringer and Deadline Detroit co-founder Allan Lengel.
    They talk about the Jan. 6 committee's criminal referrals, how Michigan GOP Co-Chair Meshawn Maddock helped Democrats in Michigan in 2022;  Zelensky comes to Washington; Musk, Tesla and Twitter and  Schmuck of the Week.

    • 1 hr 1 min

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