republican debate http://michiganradio.org en The week in Michigan politics http://michiganradio.org/post/week-michigan-politics-12 <p>Every Wednesday Christina Shockley talks with Jack Lessenberry about the political stories of the week. This week they talked about the republican debates that will be held Thursday and how the U.S. Justice Department is suing Michigan over the failure of some clerks to send absentee ballots to military personnel overseas in time for their votes to be counted. They also talked about campaign finance issues including how the Democratic party wants the IRS to investigate Republican U-S Senate candidate, Clark Durant.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 11:43:30 +0000 Jack Lessenberry & Christina Shockley 8499 at http://michiganradio.org The week in Michigan politics