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Welcome to Podcast 83!

podcast logo finalPodcast 83 is a regular look at the news, stories and trends related to Michigan's 83 counties from Keweenaw to Monroe, Chippewa to Berrien.

Hosted by MAC Executive Director Stephan Currie, the podcast features:

  • Regular reports from MAC staff on legislative activities
  • Updates and opportunities through MAC services
  • Newsmaker interviews
  • Happenings from across Michigan's 83 counties

2018 Episodes

NEW!: Episode 5 - released 11/9/18

Host: Stephan Currie

Guests: Deena Bosworth, MAC; Chris Jones, MAC; Meghann Keit, MAC

Topics: Federal election results (1:10 mark); State election results (2:35); Lame duck session (11:00); and County election results (16:50)

Episode 4 - released 10/25/18

Host: Stephan Currie

Guests: Deena Bosworth, MAC; Chris Jones, MAC

Topics: Trial Court Funding Survey (:33 mark); Indigent Defense Funding (1:55); UPCAP Conference (6:50); and Assessing Legislation (9:33)

Episode 3 - released 10/12/18

Host: Stephan Currie

Guests: Chris Jones, MAC; Meghann Keit, MAC; Derek Melot, MAC

Topics: Legislative calendar (:22 mark); Small cell tower regulation (3:42); Raise the Age legislation on 17-year-old offenders (7:13); upcoming New Commissioner School training sites (10:32)

Episode 2 - released 9/14/18

Host: Stephan Currie

Guests: Deena Bosworth, MAC; Meghann Keit, MAC; Chris Jones, MAC

Topics: Indigent Defense Grants (:30 mark); Assessing legislation (7:14); Ballot Proposals (13:44)

Episode 1 - released 8/24/18

Host: Stephan Currie

Guests: Deena Bosworth, MAC; Meghann Keit, MAC

Topics: Raise the Age legislation (1:00 mark); Indigent Defense (5:40); Personal Property Tax (7:05); Property Assessment Rules (14:42)

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