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Stateside: Rep. Haley Stevens on Biden transition, vaccines; celebrating 100 years of Yusef Lateef

Nov 25, 2020

Haley Stevens worked on the Obama transition team. She joined Stateside to discuss what that process looks like as President-elect Joe Biden prepares to take office in January.
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Today on Stateside, recently re-elected Democratic Representative Haley Stevens (MI-11) explains what’s next in the process of getting COVID-19 vaccines to Michiganders and talks about the presidential transition process. Plus, a conversation about the lasting influence of jazz legend Yusef Lateef. 

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Listen to the full show above or find individual segments below.

Rep. Haley Stevens weighs in on the Biden transition and vaccine development

  • Haley Stevens is a Democratic Congresswoman representing Michigan’s 11th Congressional District. 

Twang and tribulation: Singer-songwriter Rachel Brooke on 2020 through a country lens

  • Rachel Brooke is a musician from Lovell, MI.

A century of music and genius: celebrating Yusef Lateef’s 100th birthday

  • Rodney Whitaker is an internationally-acclaimed jazz bassist and the director of Jazz Studies at Michigan State University. 
  • Michael Jewett is a longtime jazz and blues host and operations director at WEMU.