Off the Record http://wkar.org en Off the Record | July 25, 2014 | #4405 http://wkar.org/post/record-july-25-2014-4405 <p>The panel discusses the tightening of the governors race and a prison break report. &nbsp;The guest is Rob Fowler, President and CEO of the Small Business Association of Michigan.&nbsp; Chad Livengood, Kathy Gray and Rick Pluta join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365293660/</p><p></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:49:19 +0000 WebTeam 57081 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | July 25, 2014 | #4405 Off the Record | July 18, 2014 | #4404 http://wkar.org/post/record-july-18-2014-4404 <p>The panel discusses lawmakers return for a one day session and updates to the Governor and U.S. Senate races. &nbsp;The guest is Rep. Tim Greimel, the House Minority Leader who's hoping to become Speaker next year. &nbsp;Chris Christoff, Chuck Stokes and Kyle Melinn join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.<br /><br /><br /><br /><br />&nbsp;</p><div>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365290617/</div><div>&nbsp;</div> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:28:19 +0000 Jason Thomson 56866 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | July 18, 2014 | #4404 Off the Record | July 11, 2014 | #4403 http://wkar.org/post/record-july-11-2014-4403 <p>The panel discusses a review of the prison food contract and the possibility of Mitt Romney making another run for the white house.&nbsp; The guest is Senate Republican leader Randy Richardville.&nbsp; Zoe Clark, Zack Gorchow and Kathy Gray join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365286099/</p><p></p><p>This week also features a web-only Off the Record OVERTIME segment. After the recording for broadcast concludes, the TV lights come down and the conversation continues.</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 20:07:31 +0000 WebTeam 56506 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | July 11, 2014 | #4403 Off the Record | July 4, 2014 | #4402 http://wkar.org/post/record-july-4-2014-4402 <p>This week on Off the Record, the panel discusses the Governor’s signing of the education bill plus updates on the Governor and U.S. Senate races.&nbsp; The guest is the CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce, Sandy Baruah.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365282746/</p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:36:26 +0000 WebTeam 56110 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | July 4, 2014 | #4402 Off the Record | June 27, 2014 | #4401 http://wkar.org/post/record-june-27-2014-4401 <p>This week on Off the Record, the panel discusses the charter schools and new chairs in the House.&nbsp; The guest is Dan Quisenberry, President, Michigan Association of Public School Academies.&nbsp; Bill Ballenger, Kathy Gray and Kyle Melinn join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365277564/</p><p>This week also features a web-only Off the Record OVERTIME segment. After the recording for broadcast concludes, the TV lights come down and the conversation continues.</p><p>http://youtu.be/njaxC0mIWAk</p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:53:14 +0000 WebTeam 55832 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | June 27, 2014 | #4401 Off the Record | June 20, 2014 | #4352 http://wkar.org/post/record-june-20-2014-4352 <p>This week on Off the Record, the panel discusses the state hiring felons as caregivers and the Governor's race heats up. The guest is Pastor Stacy Swimp, from Revive Alive Missional Ministry to discuss opposition to gay marriage. Chad Livengood, Chris Christoff and Paul Egan join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365270136/</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:31:20 +0000 WebTeam 55460 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | June 20, 2014 | #4352 Off the Record | June 13, 2014 | #4351 http://wkar.org/post/record-june-13-2014-4351 <p> <span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week on Off the Record, a special all correspondents edition.&nbsp; The panel discusses an update on roads, school funding and politicians hit the campaign trail.&nbsp; Bill Ballenger, Emily Lawler, John Lindstrom and Rick Pluta join senior capitol correspondent Tim&nbsp;Skubick.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365264734/</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:01:39 +0000 WebTeam 55105 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | June 13, 2014 | #4351 Off the Record | June 6, 2014 | #4350 http://wkar.org/post/record-june-6-2014-4350 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week on Off the Record, a special all correspondents edition.&nbsp; The panel discusses the grand bargain for Detroit, the state budget and more funding for roads.&nbsp; Bill Ballenger, Kyle Melinn, Kathy Gray and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim&nbsp;Skubick.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365261127/</p> Fri, 06 Jun 2014 18:08:14 +0000 WebTeam 54813 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | June 6, 2014 | #4350 Off the Record | May 30, 2014 | #4349 http://wkar.org/post/record-may-30-2014-4349-0 <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week on Off the Record, the panel discusses minimum wage passing, Land on the auto rescue, and Detroit aid teed-up. The guest is Bernie Porn, EPIC-MRA pollster. Susan Demas, Chris Christoff, and Zack Gorchow join senior capitol correspondent Tim&nbsp;Skubick.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365256568/</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 17:25:52 +0000 WebTeam 54434 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | May 30, 2014 | #4349 Off the Record | May 23, 2014 | #4348 http://wkar.org/post/record-may-23-2014-4348-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on Off the Record, the panel discusses Detroit aid package moving and more road money. The guest is Rep. John Walsh, (R) Livonia. Susan </span>Demas<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Emily Lawler, and Zoe Clark join senior capitol correspondent Tim </span>Skubick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365252242/</p><p></p> Thu, 22 May 2014 18:31:48 +0000 WebTeam 54090 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | May 23, 2014 | #4348 Off the Record | May 16, 2014 | #4347 http://wkar.org/post/record-may-16-2014-4347 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week on Off The Record, it's a correspondents edition, with Chuck Stokes, Bill </span>Ballenger<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">, Chad </span>Livengood<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;"> and Kyle </span>Melinn<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;"> joining se Fri, 16 May 2014 15:54:11 +0000 WebTeam 53721 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | May 16, 2014 | #4347 Off the Record | May 9, 2014 | #4346 http://wkar.org/post/record-may-9-2014-4346 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on Off the Record, the panel discusses an update on road funding and the house budgets start to move. &nbsp;The guest is Rep. Greg MacMaster (R) Kewadin.&nbsp; Bill Ballenger</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Kathy Gray</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Emily Lawler</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> join senior capitol correspondent Tim </span>Skubick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365241906/</p> Thu, 08 May 2014 17:31:29 +0000 WebTeam 53377 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | May 9, 2014 | #4346 Off the Record | May 2, 2014 | #4345 http://wkar.org/post/record-may-2-2014-4345 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on Off the Record, the panels discusses new funds for roads and Kevin Orr visits the capitol this week. &nbsp;The guest is former U.S. Congressman Joe Schwarz. &nbsp;Susan </span>Demas<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Rick </span>Pluta<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Chad </span>Livengood<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> join senior capitol correspondent Tim </span>Skubick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365236531/</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 16:41:19 +0000 WebTeam 53040 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | May 2, 2014 | #4345 Off the Record | April 25, 2014 | #4344 http://wkar.org/post/record-april-25-2014-4344 <p>This week on Off the Record the panel discusses the Supreme Court decision to uphold the state's affirmative action ban and the EAA debate.&nbsp; The guest is politcal consultant Matt Marsden.&nbsp; Bill Ballenger, Paul Egan and Emily Lawler join senior capitol correspondent Tim&nbsp;Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365230752/</p><p><strong>DVD Order info</strong></p><p>Episode 4344 Release date 04/25/14<br /><a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3281?categorycode=MEDIA&amp;itemcode=3281-OTRTS"><strong>Buy DVD</strong></a></p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:17:53 +0000 WebTeam 52701 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | April 25, 2014 | #4344 Off the Record | April 18, 2014 | #4343 http://wkar.org/post/record-april-18-2014-4343 <p>This week on Off the Record the panel discusses the road package, and Mark Schauer's educational plan. The guest is Saul Anuzis.&nbsp; Chad Livengood, Zoe Clark and Kyle Melinn join senior capital correspondent Tim&nbsp;Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365226543/</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:03:08 +0000 WebTeam 52336 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | April 18, 2014 | #4343 Off the Record | April 11, 2014 | #4342 http://wkar.org/post/record-april-11-2014-4342 <p>This week on Off the Record, it's a bloggers edition.&nbsp; The panel discusses Terri Lynn Land's U.S. Senate run, the Governor's race and marijuana votes.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365215445/</p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;"><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;">DVD Order info</strong></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:56:42 +0000 WebTeam 52043 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | April 11, 2014 | #4342 Off the Record | April 4, 2014 | #4341 http://wkar.org/post/record-april-4-2014-4341 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week on Off the Record the panel discusses</span> Mark Schauer’s running mate, the scramble for congressional seats and a new road plan.</p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">The guest is former senate GOP Leader, Ken Sikkema. Bill Ballenger, Rick Pluta and Kathy Gray join senior capital correspondent Tim Skubick.</span></p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 17:26:47 +0000 WebTeam 51697 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | April 4, 2014 | #4341 Off the Record | March 28, 2014 | #4340 http://wkar.org/post/record-march-28-2014-4340 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week on Off the Record the panel discusses gay marriage twists and turns, the Democrats accuse the Governor of nepotism,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and Mike Rogers not running for re-election</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:27:39 +0000 WebTeam 51305 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | March 28, 2014 | #4340 Off the Record | March 21, 2014 | #4339 http://wkar.org/post/record-march-21-2014-4339 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on Off The Record, it's a correspondents edition, with Kathy Gray, Susan </span>Demas<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Zoe Clark and Kyle </span>Melinn<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joining senior capitol correspondent Tim </span>Skubick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The panel discusses more road money, GM troubles, gay marriage disputes, and more marijuana votes.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365203879/</p><p><strong>DVD Order info</strong></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:33:19 +0000 WebTeam 50959 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | March 21, 2014 | #4339 Off the Record | March 14, 2014 | #4338 http://wkar.org/post/record-march-14-2014-4338 <p>This week on Off the Record the panel discusses the road funding agreement and a big fine for the state prison food vendor. The guest is Representative Mike Shirkey (R), from Clark Lake.&nbsp;&nbsp; Bill Ballenger, Zach Gorchow and Emily Lawler join senior capital correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365199497/</p><p><strong>DVD Order info</strong></p><p>Episode 4338 Release date 03/14/14<br /><a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3281?categorycode=MEDIA&amp;itemcode=3281-OTRTS"><strong>Buy DVD</strong></a></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 13:19:42 +0000 WebTeam 49641 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | March 14, 2014 | #4338 Off the Record | March 7, 2014 | #4337 http://wkar.org/post/record-march-7-2014-4337 <p>This week on Off The Record, the panel discusses the road funding debate and Sen. Rebekah Warren's possible run for congress. The guest is Livonia School Superintendent, Dr. Randy Liepa. Chris Gautz, Kathy Gray and Chad Livengood join senior capital correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>UPDATE: After this program was recorded, state Sen. Rebekah Warren, D-Ann Arbor, announced she will not be running for U.S. Congress.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365195212/</p><p><strong>DVD Order info</strong></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:20:55 +0000 WebTeam 50309 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | March 7, 2014 | #4337 Off the Record | February 28, 2014 | #4336 http://wkar.org/post/record-february-28-2014-4336 <p>This week on Off The Record, the panel discusses businesses to fight minimum wage proposal, &nbsp;no fault insurance re-do, and John Dingell retires. The guest is John Nixon, the state budget director. Bill Ballenger, Kyle Melinn, and Chad Livengood join senior capital correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365189926/</p><p><strong>DVD Order info</strong></p><p>Episode 4336 Release date 02/28/14<br /><a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3281?categorycode=MEDIA&amp;itemcode=3281-OTRTS"><strong>Buy DVD</strong></a></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:18:48 +0000 WebTeam 49983 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | February 28, 2014 | #4336 Off the Record | February 21, 2014 | #4335 http://wkar.org/post/record-february-21-2014-4335 <p>This week on Off The Record, the panel discusses tax roll backs, and a discussion about the EAA's decision. The guest is Rep. Aric Nesbitt, (R) from the GOP Campaign Committee. Bill Ballenger, Kathy Gray, and Emily Lawler join senior capital correspondent Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365184466/</p><p></p><p>This week also features a web-only Off the Record OVERTIME segment. After the recording for broadcast concludes, the TV lights come down and the conversation continues.</p><p></p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8OuzBhH4cn4</p><p><strong>DVD Order info</strong></p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 19:59:05 +0000 WebTeam 49642 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | February 21, 2014 | #4335 Off the Record | February 14, 2014 | #4334 http://wkar.org/post/record-february-14-2014-4334 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on Off The Record, the President comes to town, the campaign to raise the minimum wage is launched, and fallout from the prison break in Ionia. The guest is Rep. Brandon Dillon, from the Democratic Campaign </span>Committee<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Zoe Clark, </span>Susan<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Demas<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and Chuck Stokes join senior capital correspondent Tim </span>Skubick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365178545/</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 17:15:16 +0000 WebTeam 49331 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | February 14, 2014 | #4334 Off the Record | February 7, 2014 | #4333 http://wkar.org/post/record-february-7-2014-4333 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on Off The Record, the Governor wants four more years, and the tax cut debate begins. The guest is Frank Houston, from the campaign to raise Michigan’s minimum wage. Bill </span>Ballenger<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Kathy Gray, and Chad </span>Livengood<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> join senior capital correspondent Tim </span>Skubick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365172698/</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 20:10:56 +0000 WebTeam 49000 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | February 7, 2014 | #4333 Off the Record | January 31, 2014 | #4332 http://wkar.org/post/record-january-31-2014-4332 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">This week, the panel discusses re-doing minimum wage, school snow days, and tax give backs.. &nbsp;The guest is Mike Flanagan, State School Superintendent. Fri, 31 Jan 2014 17:46:18 +0000 WebTeam 48679 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | January 31, 2014 | #4332 Off the Record | January 24, 2014 | #4331 http://wkar.org/post/record-january-24-2014-4331 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, the panel discusses possible state aid for Detroit retirees and the Dave&nbsp;</span>Agema<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> story drags on. &nbsp;The guest is Norman </span>Kammeraad<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, part-time legislature advocate. &nbsp;Emily Lawler, Bill </span>Ballenger<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and Kathy Gray join senior capital correspondent Tim </span>Skubick<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 19:57:30 +0000 WebTeam 48333 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | January 24, 2014 | #4331 Off the Record | January 17, 2014 | #4330 http://wkar.org/post/record-january-17-2014-4330 <p></p><p>Corespondents&nbsp;edition. This week, the panel breaks down Governor Snyder's State of the State address, and discusses Mark Schauer's&nbsp;bumpy week. Melissa Anders, Susan Demas, Zack Gorchow, and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent&nbsp;Tim Skubick.</p><p>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365157957/</p><p></p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 17:18:56 +0000 WebTeam 48094 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | January 17, 2014 | #4330 Off the Record | January 10, 2014 | #4329 http://wkar.org/post/record-january-10-2014-4329 <p>The panel discusses the politics of snow removal, Andy Dillon's salary and tax cut fever hits the capitol. The guest is David Wolkinson, the campaign manager for Kerry Bentivolio.&nbsp; Bill Ballenger, Zoe Clark, and Kyle Melinn join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.<br /><br /><br />http://video.wkar.org/video/2365153033/<br />&nbsp;</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 17:02:13 +0000 WebTeam 47796 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | January 10, 2014 | #4329 Off the Record | January 3, 2014 | #4328 http://wkar.org/post/record-january-3-2014-4328 <p>Special Bloggers Edition. &nbsp;Political bloggers Eric Baerran, Matt Davis, Jack Spencer and Tony Trupiano join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick for this lively half hour debate of Michigan politics.<br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><b>http://video.wkar.org/video/2365143711/</b><br />&nbsp;</p><hr /><p><strong>DVD Order info</strong><br />Episode 4328 Release date 01/03/13<br /><a href="https://commerce.cashnet.com/msu_3281?categorycode=MEDIA&amp;itemcode=3281-OTRTS"><strong>Buy DVD</strong></a></p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 18:33:26 +0000 WebTeam 46992 at http://wkar.org Off the Record | January 3, 2014 | #4328