Sandy Baruah on ‘Morning Joe’ Detroit Broadcast

MSNBC: August 29, 2013

MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” broadcast from the Ford Flat Rock Assembly Plant on Thursday, August 29 and featured a roundtable focused on the next steps as Detroit navigates bankruptcy. The three-hour morning news program hosted regional leaders including in a discussion focused on all things Motor City including why Detroit is a great place to do business.

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Doeren Mayhew Staff to Join the Ranks of Firm Managers

TROY, MICH. – Aug. 29, 2013 – Doeren Mayhew, a Michigan-based certified public accounting and advisory firm with locations in Michigan, Texas and Florida, has announced the promotion of six of its staff within its headquarters in Troy, Mich. Effective Oct. 1, 2013, John P. Burns, Kyle S. Lusczakoski, Tyler M. Mitchell, Linda M. Pelczarski, David A. Praet and Stephen T. Skok will join more than 50 managers in the firm.

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August 27, 2013: ‘Morning Joe’ Live from Detroit Thursday; Inaugural Michigan Automotive Summit Less Than a Month Away

In continuing the national conversation on Detroit, MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” program is set to broadcast on Thursday from Ford Motor Company’s assembly plant in Flat Rock. “Morning Joe” co-hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough teased the trip to Detroit while appearing at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s 2013 Mackinac Policy Conference and are returning to Michigan to focus their three-hour news show on Detroit’s turnaround.

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Union charges fee to handle grievances; Mackinac Center Legal Foundation responds with lawsuit

Detroit, Mich. —Aug. 26, 2013— In one of the first challenges to a Union’s response to Michigan’s Right to Work legislation, the Mackinac Center Legal Foundation filed a complaint on Aug. 22 alleging that Teamsters’ Local 214 policy of requiring employees to pay a fee for handling grievances and arbitration, but exempting employees who are members in good standing, is unlawful because it violates the Public Employment Relations Act and the Union’s duty of fair representation obligations.

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