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The Michigan Truth Squad Calls Foul On Snyder While Schauer Gets Warning

Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

The Michigan Truth Squad has called fouls on Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and his Democratic challenger Mark Schauer, but for different reasons.

The foul on Snyder is around the pension tax on seniors based on a speech he gave earlier in June. Read about his foul here.

Snyder's challenger, Mark Schauer gets a warning for one of his political ads. Read his warning here.

Bridge Magazine's Editor David Zeman joins Christy and Laura to discuss the Truth Squad's role in keeping tabs on the legitimacy, accuracy, and in some cases the hypocrisy, of political ads during Michigan's ongoing election season. Zeman also discusses the rhetoric and tactics used by both Congressman Gary Peters and Terri Lynn Land in Michigan's Senate race.