Stateside for Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Today on Stateside:
- Governor Rick Snyder explains Proposal One, the plan that would increase road funding by increasing the state’s sales tax.
In working towards the New International Trade Crossing Bridge, the relationship between the United States and Canada is being put to the test, as Michigan Radio’s political analyst Jack Lessenberry discusses.
John Truscott, who sits on the commission that governs the state Capitol Building, talks about reopening the building to the public on Saturdays.
- Our Poetically Speaking series continues with Scott Beal's “American Spring,” a poem about the current tensions surrounding police violence in America.
- Chef James Rigato, who had a four-episode run on Top Chef and is the executive chef at The Root in Oakland County’s White Lake Township, discusses how Michigan can become a foodie destination.