DEADLINE NOW is a WGTE weekly production that examines political, economic and social issues that affect the entire Lake Erie West region. Host Jack Lessenberry (member of the journalism faculty at Wayne State University, Senior Political Analyst for Michigan Public Radio and Ombudsman for the Toledo Blade) speaks to regional and national leaders in this series.
Mayor Kapszukiewicz discusses his priorities for the next four years.
Local Implications to Tax Reform.
Discuss Toledo's future with Rob Ludeman and Kurt Young
Consumer product safety standards changes and trends during President Trump's term.
Discuss addiction and recovery with Todd Crandall, the founder of Racing for Recovery.
Discuss solutions to problems with Veterans in need with Ken Leslie and Bill Zornow.
Discuss the upcoming mayoral election with Mayoral Candidate Paula Hicks-Hudson.