The Craig Fahle Show

Podcast for Monday, August 6, 2012

On today's show, Senator Debbie Stabenow and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsak speak with Craig about the drought and the freeze that have plagued Michigan's agricultural community. Today (Aug. 6) also marks the first stop on Senator Stabenow's “Jobs of the Future” tour. Macomb County Commissioner Ray Gralewski joins Craig to discuss his opposition to the DIA millage and afterward, the Detroit Institute of Arts' Chief Operating Officer Annmarie Erickson stops by to discuss why voters should support the DIA millage. Chair of the Michigan Democratic Party Mark Brewer talks about the upcoming elections and statewide issues.

Listeners call in to join the conversation about Michigan's PA4 emergency manager law. In honor of Detroit blues legend Johnnie Bassett, WDET looks back to an interview with Bassett and Ann Delisi. Basset passed away Saturday night (Aug. 4) at age 76. Crain's Tom Henderson speaks with Craig about General Motors' move to bring IT work back in-house.