Off the Record

WKAR 23 Fridays at 8:30pm Sundays at 1:00pm and 11:30pm

Tim Skubick
Tim Skubick

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.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:40 am
Fri March 8, 2013

Off the Record | March 8, 2013

Steve Mitchell, Pollster, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses Carl Levin's decision not to seek re-election, road funding, and who will be the Emergency Manager in Detroit?

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TV Made in Michigan
11:07 am
Fri March 1, 2013

Off the Record OVERTIME | Lon Johnson | 3/1/13

Lon Johnson, Democratic Party Chair, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat.  Lon Johnson with Bill Ballenger, Susan Demas, Chuck Stokes,

and Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
1:26 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

Off the Record | March 1, 2013

Lon Johnson, Democratic Party Chair, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the possibility of a service sales tax, GOP Convention trouble and an will Detroit have an Emergency Manager?

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TV Made in Michigan
12:00 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Off the Record | February 22, 2013

Bernie Porn, EPIC-MRA Pollster, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the possibility of an emergency manager in Detroit and the impact of federal spending cuts in Michigan.

The guest is EPIC-MRA Pollster Bernie Porn.

Chris Christoff, Emily Lawler and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
10:11 am
Fri February 15, 2013

Off the Record OVERTIME | John Nixon | 2/15/13

John Nixon, State Budget Director, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

 After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. John Nixon with Bill Ballenger, Paul Egan, John Lindstrom, and Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:28 am
Fri February 15, 2013

Off the Record | February 15, 2013

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The panel discusses an update on road revenue and an update on the race for Governor.

The guest is State Budget Director John Nixon.

Bill Ballenger, Paul Egan and John Lindstrom join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:27 am
Fri February 8, 2013

Off the Record OVERTIME | Mark Schauer | 2/8/13

Mark Schauer, Democrat, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Mark Schauer with Chris Christoff, Kyle Melinn, Rick Pluta, and Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
1:41 pm
Thu February 7, 2013

Off the Record | February 8, 2013

Mark Schauer, Democrat, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the release of Governor Snyder's budget and the debate over Medicaid expansion in Michigan.


The guest is Democrat Mark Schauer.

Chris Christoff, Kyle Melinn and Rick Pluta join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
1:23 pm
Thu January 31, 2013

Off the Record | February 1, 2013

Rep. Andy Schor, (D) Lansing, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses Gretchen Whitmer's decision to not run for Governor in 2014 and who are the possible candidates?

The guest is Representative Andy Schor, (D) Lansing.

Kathleen Gray, Susan Demas and Bill Ballenger join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:27 am
Fri January 25, 2013

Off the Record OVERTIME | Sen. Rick Jones | 1/25/13

Sen. Rick Jones, (R) Judiciary Chair, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Sen. Rick Jones with Kyle Melinn, Chad Livengood, Chris Christoff, and Tim Skubick.

#OTRwkar 

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TV Made in Michigan
9:24 am
Fri January 25, 2013

Off the Record | January 25, 2013

Sen. Rick Jones, (R) Judiciary Chair, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses guns in school and is Mark Brewer out?

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TV Made in Michigan
9:21 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Off the Record OVERTIME | Mike Nystrom | 1/18/13

Mike Nystrom, Vice President, MITA, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

After the episode taping concludes, guest and panel continue to chat. Mike Nystrom with Melissa Anders, Chad Livengood Paul Egan, and Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:55 am
Fri January 18, 2013

Off the Record | January 18, 2013

Mike Nystrom, Vice President, MITA, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the possibility of voters to decide road revenue and post State of the State fallout.

The guest is Mike Nystrom, Vice President of the Michigan Infrastructure and Transportation Association.

Melissa Anders, Chad Livengood and Paul Egan join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:00 am
Fri January 11, 2013

Off the Record | January 11, 2013

Jack Hoogendyk, Former GOP Rep. & Tea Party Member, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the return of lawmakers and a Supreme Court Justice Leaves.

The guest is Jack Hoogendyk, Former GOP Representative.

Rick Pluta, Kathleen Gray and Kyle Melinn join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
2:58 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

Off the Record | January 4, 2013

John Austin, State Board of Education, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the impact of the fiscal cliff in Michigan, Governor Snyder signs bill adding regulations to abortion providers and a look ahead to the new year.

The guest is John Austin, the President of the State Board of Education.

Rick Pluta, Bill Ballenger and Susan Demas join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
10:33 am
Thu December 20, 2012

Off the Record | December 28, 2012

Ballenger, Albin, Riley, Stokes, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

Correspondents Edition. A special 2012 year in review. The panel looks back at the Presidential race, the legislative highs and lows of the year and a look ahead to 2013.

Bill Ballenger, Rick Albin, Rochelle Riley and Chuck Stokes join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:13 am
Thu December 20, 2012

Off the Record | December 21, 2012

Egan, Livengood, Melinn, Pluta, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses Governor Snyder's veto of the gun bill and a review of the lame duck session.

Paul Egan, Chad Livengood, Rick Pluta and Kyle Melinn join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.



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TV Made in Michigan
9:56 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Off the Record OVERTIME | David Hecker | Post-program Q&A | 12/14/12

After the episode taping concludes, guests and panel continue to chat. Presdent of the Michigan Federation of Teachers David Hecker with Amy Lange, Bill Ballenger and Chris Christoff, and Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:11 am
Fri December 14, 2012

Off the Record | December 14, 2012

David Hecker, President Michigan Federation of Teachers, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the protest over right-to-work.

The guest is David Hecker, President, Michigan Federation of Teachers.

Amy Lange, Bill Ballenger and Chris Christoff oin senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.




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TV Made in Michigan
4:25 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

Off the Record | December 7, 2012

Scott Hagerstrom, Americans for Prosperity, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses the protest over right-to-work.

The guest is the Scott Hagerstrom from the Michigan chapter of Americans for Prosperity.

Paul Egan, Chad Livengood and Rick Pluta join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.


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TV Made in Michigan
2:28 pm
Thu November 29, 2012

Off the Record | November 30, 2012

Mike Jackson, President of the Michigan Carpenters Union, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses a possible "right to work" proposal and mixed reviews for the new personal property tax plan.

The guest is the President of the Michigan Carpenters Union, Mike Jackson.

Susan Demas, Bill Ballenger and Chris Christoff join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
6:37 pm
Tue November 20, 2012

Off the Record | November 23, 2012

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses a new school aid plan, a fetus tax break, the race for GOP chair and remembering Helen Milliken.

Bill Ballenger, Chad Livengood, Chris Christoff and Kyle Melinn join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.




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TV Made in Michigan
3:43 pm
Wed November 14, 2012

Off the Record | November 16, 2012

Rep. Tim Greimel, House Democratic Leader-Elect, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses a convicted felon elected to the house, and if there will be a move to pass right to work.

The guest is Rep. Tim Greimel (D), House Democratic Leader-Elect.

Emily Lawler, Devin Scillian, and Chuck Stokes join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
9:19 am
Thu November 8, 2012

Off the Record | November 9, 2012

Demas, Livengood, Gorchow, Pluta, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses the presidential race, ballot plans, and the Michigan Congressional and House races.

Zachary Gorchow, Rick Pluta, Susan Demas and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
2:03 pm
Thu November 1, 2012

Off the Record | November 2, 2012

Ballenger, Christoff, Riley and Stokes join Skubick, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

Correspondents Edition. The panel discusses the battle for the White House, ballot proposals, and the Michigan Congressional and House contests.

Bill Ballenger, Chris Christoff, Rochelle Riley and Chuck Stokes join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.
 

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TV Made in Michigan
9:29 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Off the Record | October 26, 2012

Joel Ferguson (D) & Melanie Foster (R) MSU Board of Trustees, appearing on Off the Record with Tim Skubick.

The panel discusses ballot proposals, the presidential race and the House race.

The guests are Joel Ferguson (D) and Melanie Foster (R), candidates for MSU Board of Trustees.

Karen Bouffard, Susan Demas and Paul Egan join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
8:00 am
Fri October 26, 2012

"Off the Record" Hosts MSU Board of Trustees Candidates

Off the Record with Tim Skubick presents a debate between two candidates for the Michigan State University Board of Trustees in the October 26 episode of the weekly capitol affairs program from WKAR.

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TV Made in Michigan
3:40 pm
Thu October 18, 2012

Off the Record | October 19, 2012

The panel discusses the State Senate's approval of Blue Cross bill and how the second debate played in Michigan.

The guests are Mark Brewer, state Democratic chair and Bobby Schostak, state Republican chair.

Bill Ballenger, Kyle Melinn and Chad Livengood join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.

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TV Made in Michigan
10:49 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Off the Record OVERTIME | Mark Hackel | Post-program Q&A | 10/12/12

After the episode taping concludes, guests and panel continue to chat. Macomb County Executive with Bill Ballenger, Chirs Christoff, Chuck Stokes, and Tim Skubick. #OTRwkar 

TV Made in Michigan
3:46 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Off the Record | October 12, 2012

The panel discusses ballot plans, the controversy over the citizenship check off box and the vice presidential debate.

The guest is Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel.

Bill Ballenger, Chris Christoff and Chuck Stokes join senior capitol correspondent Tim Skubick.


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