governor Soapbox Summer 2018 - Gretchen Whitmer By Patrick Campion • Jul 10, 2018 Gretchen Whitmer is seeking your vote to be the next Governor of Michigan. This is the candidate's submission to the 2018 WEMU Soapbox Summer. Listen Listening... / 2:43 Soapbox Summer 2018-Gretchen Whitmer Brian Calley Hints At Run For Michigan Gubernatorial Race By Rick Pluta • Apr 25, 2017 State of Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley is moving closer to a formal announcement that he will run next year for the Republican nomination to succeed Governor Rick Snyder. Listen Listening... / 0:34 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on the possibility of Lt. Gov. Brian Calley announcing his candidacy for governor. Bipartisan Plan Would Extend Open Records Law To Michigan Governor And Legislature By Rick Pluta • May 16, 2016 Courtesy Photo / State of Michigan An effort to expand Michigan’s Freedom of Information Act could move forward this week in the state legislature. Listen Listening... / 0:36 The Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta reports on a possible expansion to Michigan's Freedom of Information Act.