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How did Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin, a Democrat from very Republican Holly, Michigan, on the other end of our congressional district, become an ally? For her, it was personal. Here’s what she told City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz.
City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz interviews Andrew Shepers of the American Cancer Society about legislation that would ban the sale of e-cigarette products to teens under 18.
Berl Schwartz interviews Michigan Senator Curtis Hertel Jr. about his “Yes is Yes” legislation, staff writer Dennis Burck reports on new Old Town business Bad Annie’s and arts editor Audrey Matusz interviews Spiral drag champion Aaliyah Tealheart.
On this edition of City Pulse On the Air, editor and publisher Berl Schwartz interviews Lansing Mayor Andy Schor about the ethnic makeup of the city's new firefighters and police officers. Dennis Burck reports on a new MSU course which tackles combat veteran suicide and Audrey Matusz interviews musician Brandon Grafius.
Video Interviews
Mayor Andy Schor explains why the new class of police officers is more than 70% minority while the latest class of firefighters was less than 10% — and how he is addressing that with City Pulse editor and publisher Berl Schwartz.
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor expresses confidence in the proposed development plan for the old Red Cedar Golf Course; says the city has to do a better job of documenting city time spent on vetting pot dispensary licenses; and says he has filed the paperwork to his 527 account. He and City Pulse editor & publisher Berl Schwartz discuss those and other issues.
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor defends his efforts to bring diversity to city jobs after correcting a hiring policy that resulted in an all male and almost all white Class of 2018 firefighters. He explains his 527 account that seeks contributions for non-political activities. And he breaks down how the Red Cedar project will be financed without taxing the public.
In this month's interview with Lansing Mayor Andy Schor, staff writer Kyle Kaminski dissects this year's State of the City address.
Lansing Mayor Andy Schor sits down with City Pulse’s Berl Schwartz for their first interview of the new year. The mayor discloses a new willingness to consider multiple locations for city offices as he pursues ways to move government out of City Hall so it can be sold to a developer.

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