Detroit Today

Podcast 08.26.14: FEMA Assess Flood Damage, Immigration Panel & Walter White

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

On today's show, Laura Weber-Davis and Saeed Khan get the latest on FEMA's work in Metro Detroit. Michigan State Police Public Information Officer Lt. Mike Shaw and Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter join Laura and Saeed to discuss the flood damage from heavy rains throughout Southeast Michigan in recent weeks, and FEMA's flood damage assessment. We also hear Laura and Saeed's conversation about immigration policy and issues at the state and federal level. They're joined by a panel of immigration experts, including Professor of Law and Director of the Immigration Law Clinic at the University of Detroit Mercy David Koelsch, Ruby Robinson with the Michigan Immigrant Rights Center and Global Detroit's Vice President of External Affairs Raquel Garcia-Anderson. Plus, a conversation and performance with Jazz musician Walter White.