Detroit Today

Podcast 08.19.14: MEAP Reimagined, Truth Squad On Political Ads, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

On today's show, Laura Weber-Davis and Christy McDonald take a look at MEAP testing with Executive Director of The Education Trust- Midwest Amber Arellano and Michigan Public Radio Network Capitol Reporter Jake Neher. We'll also take a look at some recent political ads and one speech by Governor Synder, that's garnered some attention from the Truth Squad. Bridge Magazine Editor David Zeman joins Laura and Christy to discuss what's ahead for ads in the coming political season. WDET's Sandra Svoboda speaks with Amanda Brewington, the owner of Always Brewing Detroit, ahead of the Next Chapter Detroit community meeting taking place in District 1 tomorrow night. Plus, a conversation and performance from Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas.