Off the Record

Fridays at 8:30pm on WKAR HD. Sundays at 12:30pm and 11:30pm

Tim Skubick
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Weekly Michigan Public TV coverage of the governor’s office, the state legislature, the political campaign trail, and state government. With senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick and his capitol press corps colleagues.

Viewpoints expressed by guests and the host of "Off the Record" are solely those of the individuals. As a nonpartisan media network and producer of "Off the Record," WKAR welcomes guests and political analysts with differing perspectives and insights to openly discuss current issues as a venue for insightful public debate. Discussions on the show are taped live and unedited.

Off the Record | January 13, 2017

Jan 12, 2017

Topic: Lawmaker return to Lansing.  Guest: Former GOP Congresswoman Cadice Miller.

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After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat.

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Off the Record | January 6, 2017

Jan 6, 2017

Topic: Whitmer's Candidacy for Governor. Guest: Scott Hagerstrom, MI Trump Campaign Chair.

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Evening with the Governor 2016

Jan 2, 2017
Evening with governor and host on stage
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Mon. Jan. 2 at 9pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Governor Rick Snyder and First Lady Sue Snyder reflect on the past year in Michigan politics with Off the Record anchor Tim Skubick.  WATCH NOW

Off the Record | December 30, 2016

Dec 30, 2016

Year End Correspondents Edition.  Panel looks back at the news of 2016.

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Off the Record | December 23, 2016

Dec 23, 2016

Special Edition. Four incoming members of Michigan House. 

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Off the Record | December 16, 2016

Dec 16, 2016
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Topic: Lame duck session over. Guest: Chris Thomas, Michigan Election Director.

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After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat.

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Off the Record 12/9/16 | Ep. 4624

Dec 9, 2016

Topics: The recount effort gets blocked and wins for labor.  Guest: Rep. Adam Zemke, (D) Ann Arbor.

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Off the Record 12/2/16 | Ep. 4623

Dec 1, 2016

Topic: The recount effort in Michigan.  Guest: Sen. David Knezek, (D) Dearborn Heights.

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After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat.

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Off the Record 11/25/16 | Ep. 4622

Nov 22, 2016

Topic: Governor Snyder hopes to build relationship with Trump. Guest: Jim Blanchard, Former Michigan Governor.

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Off the Record 11/18/16 | Ep. 4621

Nov 16, 2016

Topic: Post-election bullying issues in Michigan schools.  Guest: Rep. Sam Singh, (D) East Lansing.

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After the episode taping concludes, the panel continue to chat.

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Off the Record 11/11/16 | Ep. 4620

Nov 10, 2016

Post-Election Correspondents Edition.  A recap of Tuesday's Election.

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