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Rick Albin 

March 7, 2022
Rick AlbinRick Albin is the political reporter for News 8. He has been associated with WOOD TV8 since the mid-1990s. He has covered politics on the radio and on television in five states and has interviewed every person to hold the office of U.S. president since President Gerald R. Ford.

Albin has participated in numerous candidate debates, including a primary debate for presidential candidates and numerous gubernatorial debates. His town hall meetings, first with Gov. Jennifer Granholm and Gov. Rick Snyder and more recently with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, have become regular occurrences as the state chief executives discuss the challenges Michigan faces and potential solutions.

Albin is also the host of “To The Point,” a show that examines issues and elections that impact the state and the nation. In more than 18 years on the air with “To The Point,” he has interviewed hundreds of local and national political figures.