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Interviews with news makers and discussion of topics important to Southwest Michigan. Heard Monday and Thursday mornings at 9:20. 

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July 7, 2014
9:28 am
Mon July 7, 2014

WestSouthwest July 7, 2014

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On WestSouthwest, the case for taxing carbon to address climate change, and a look at the finances and transparency of charter schools. 

WestSouthwest July 7, 2014

      

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Charter Schools
8:48 am
Mon July 7, 2014

WSW: Charter Schools' Financing and Accountability

Canton Charter Academy
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WestSouthwest with Gary Miron

    

Western Michigan University Professor Gary Miron says small, independent, locally run charter schools are hard to find in Michigan. 

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Carbon Tax
7:10 am
Mon July 7, 2014

WSW: Is a Carbon Tax the Answer to Climate Change?

Smokestacks in Champaign, Illinois
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WestSouthwest with Dana Mains

    

Dana Mains say her two year old daughter is the inspiration for getting involved in the effort to address climate change. 

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July 3, 2014
8:05 am
Thu July 3, 2014

WestSouthwest July 3, 2014

Credit Courtesy of Ben Lando

On WestSouthwest, a Congressman seeking re-election and a view of the violence in Iraq. 

WestSouthwest for July 3, 2014

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Election 2014
7:46 am
Thu July 3, 2014

WSW: Congressman Justin Amash Says "Establishment Has Already Lost"

Justin Amash
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WestSouthwest with Justin Amash

Congressman Justin Amash sees his Republican primary as an indicator of what direction the party will go in the future. 

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