Stateside for Monday, March 28, 2016
- David Carpenter, director of the Institute for Health and the Environment for the University at Albany in New York, explains what a Superfund site is and how winning that designation could help with the Pall-Gelman dioxane plume.
- There is an effort under way to recall Gov. Rick Snyder. Recalling a governor is no easy task, and thanks to recent legislation, it is even more difficult.
- Michigan Radio’s sports commentator John U. Bacon discusses the week in Michigan sports.
Listen to our interview with John U. Bacon.
- The literary world suffered a significant loss over the weekend, when Michigan author Jim Harrison passed away at the age of 78 at his home in Arizona. Poet and writer Keith Taylor joined Stateside to talk about his memories of the influential late author.
- A state lawmaker wants to strip the sales tax on tampons and require public schools to provide free tampons and sanitary napkins in women's restrooms.
Listen to our interview with state Rep. Sarah Roberts, D-St. Clair Shores.
- Our latest contributor to The Next Idea has seen what can happen when religious communities build bridges, and he believes that can be done in Michigan workplaces.