A divisive political climate in the United States may be inspiring some to become more involved in government. One organization is teaching women how to navigate the road to running for a political office. Vote-Run-Lead is a national not-for-profit co-founded by Michigan resident Shannon Garrett. She tells WDET’s Amy Miller that local, state and national political arenas need more diversity. 

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  • Amy has been working in public and commercial radio for the last 30 yrs. She is an award winning reporter and news anchor, born and raised in Detroit.