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Debbie Dingell
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Another police shooting of a Black man, social unrest and urgent calls for racial justice.  That has been the news playing behind the four-day Republican National Convention that concluded Thursday night.  12th District Congresswoman Debbie Dingell joined WEMU's David Fair to discuss, among other things, her opinion of the RNC, dealing with issues of policing and race, and the possibility of a federal government shutdown. 


Hurricane
U.S. Department of Defense / defense.gov

To help the victims of Hurricane Harvey, the American Red Cross Michigan Region is sending volunteers to the affected areas.  


Members and supports of Camp Take Notice are heading to New Jersey to help with hurricane Sandy  relief efforts.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.