Archive for June 2009
Political consultants Joe DiSano and Joe Munem explore the ramifications of Terri Lynn Land pulling out of the race to be Michigan’s next governor. Interview with Oakland County Sheriff and governor candidate Mike Bouchard. Does Republican candidate Rick Snyder’s campaign staffers lack ethics or brains? Full discussion of the “false endoresment” scandal. Michigan legislature passes new Cobo Hall bill, will the Detroit City Council approve it? Implications of the Governor Sanford scandal on political staffers.
Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land pulled out of the republican primary election for governor and endorsed Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard and Two Guys named Joe were there to record it for you to hear!
Political consultants Joe DiSano and Joe Munem wonder if Governor Granholm will reject the proposed Macomb County charter? Which Cobo Hall plan will be adopted by the legislature and how will it impacts senate majority leader Mike Bishop. Will restrictions on robo-calls be passed in Michigan? The indictment guessing game in Detroit and legislation to require local lobbyist to register witht the state. The Detroit Pension Board says ‘Come Fly With Me’ while spending $380,000 in travel expenses.
Political consultants Joe DiSano and Joe Munem are happy to have this podcast mentioned on the Talking Michigan Politics podcast, produced by writers for the Grand Rapids Press. Can State Senator Mickey Switalski (D) beat U.S. Rep. Sander Levin (D) next year. Former TV anchor Charles Pugh is seeking to be the first openly gay member of the Detroit City Council – are the voters on-board? The Macomb County Charter Commission creates new layers of government.
Talking Michigan Politics Podcast
Switalski will wage an underdog challenge against Sander Levin
Ex-TV anchor is Detroit’s 1st openly gay candidate
Campaign seeks to reform funding of court-appointed attorneys
Two guys named Joe – The DiSano and Munem report – June 7, 2009
Political consultants Joe DiSano and Joe Munem discuss the entry of Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard in the Republican primary election for governor. Republican candidate Rick Snyder announces his support of racial preferences. Michigan Lt. Governor John Cherry picks up more support in the Democrat primary for governor. Is Terri Lynn Land faltering while Pete Hoekstra surges? What influence does former Governor William Milliken have with the Michigan GOP? Is there trouble looming for U.S. Representative Carolyn Kilpatrick? Interview with consultant turned candidate Paul Welday.
Interview with Wendy Lynn Day, a member of the New Patroit Revolution and orgnizer of the Tea Party Convention in Lansing.