10/8/15: Gun Debate / Mayor Duggan & DPS / Flint Water Follow-Up
Tonight, the MiWeek team takes a look at the stories making news across the state and nation:
- Mayor Duggan and Detroit Public Schools – Mayor Duggan doesn’t want to run DPS, but he has a stake in improving the school system so that he can repopulate neighborhoods with families. The MiWeek team talks about the Mayor’s school reform plan.
- Flint Water Follow-Up – In wake of the elevated lead levels in Flint water, the state is distributing water filters and conducting water tests. The MiWeek team examines whether the Governor’s action plan goes far enough.
- Gun Debate – As the debate over gun control intensifies in light of the mass shooting on an Oregon college campus, Michigan’s open carry law is coming under scrutiny. The MiWeek team debates whether guns should be carried openly in Michigan schools.
Watch the full episode here: