dan mulhern http://michiganradio.org en Do we really learn anything from political memoirs? http://michiganradio.org/post/do-we-really-learn-anything-political-memoirs <p>Former Michigan Governor <a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/term/governor-granholm">Jennifer Granholm</a> and her husband, Dan Mulhern, have a new book out titled, &quot;<a href="http://granholmmulhern.com/?page_id=36"><em>A Governor&#39;s Story: A Fight for Jobs and America&#39;s Economic Future</em></a>.&quot; Christina Shockley<a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/post/governors-story-interview-former-governor-jennifer-granholm-and-dan-mulhern"> spoke with Granholm and Mulhern about their book</a> last week and it got us thinking:</p><p>What can you <em>really </em>learn from a political memoir? Are they filled with honest introspection or just self-congratulatory drivel? To help us answer these questions, we called up Craig Ruff, Senior Policy Analyst with Public Sector Consultants. Wed, 05 Oct 2011 12:02:35 +0000 Christina Shockley & Zoe Clark 4445 at http://michiganradio.org A Governor's story: An interview with former Governor Jennifer Granholm and Dan Mulhern http://michiganradio.org/post/governors-story-interview-former-governor-jennifer-granholm-and-dan-mulhern <p>Less than nine months after leaving office, Michigan former Governor Jennifer Granholm has published an account of her administration. The book was co-authored by her husband, Dan Mulhern.</p><p>In &quot;A Governor&#39;s Story, The Fight for Jobs and America&#39;s Economic Future,&quot; Granholm recounts the many challenges the state faced during her term as Governor from 2003 to 2011.</p><p>The book details job losses, globalization, a shrinking auto industry, and Granholm&#39;s efforts to combat how those issues affected the state and its residents.</p> Thu, 29 Sep 2011 15:35:46 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 4361 at http://michiganradio.org A Governor's story: An interview with former Governor Jennifer Granholm and Dan Mulhern