Today on Stateside, although the COVID vaccine has many excited for a brighter 2021, many people are still in desperate need of relief. We talked with two Congressional representatives about the COVID relief bill that so many are waiting on. Plus, a conversation with a radio news veteran about going the distance for broadcast.
Listen to the full show above or find individual segments below.
Fred Upton and Elissa Slotkin on delayed COVID stimulus package, growing support for moderate ideas in Congress
- Representative Fred Upton is a Republican representing Michigan’s 6th congressional district.
- Representative Elissa Slotkin is a Democrat representing Michigan’s 8th congressional district.
Traverse City’s May Erlewine drops a surprise holiday record with hopeful renditions of classic songs
- May Erlewine is a singer songwriter from Traverse City.
Support for arts and culture coverage comes in part from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs.
News radio veteran Dick Haefner retires after 50 years in business
- Dick Haefner is a 50 year veteran of broadcast radio news.