Flashpoint Jan. 16, 2022: Michigan medical chief discusses omicron surge; panel discusses fight over voting rights

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This week on Flashpoint, the state of Michigan’s chief medical officer Dr. Natasha Bagdasarian discusses the pandemic in our state -- have we seen the worst of it or is it yet to come? We will also talk about the fight over voting rights. Yes, 246 years after the voting rights were first created for Americans we’re still trying to sort them out, especially after 2020 and heading into another big election year in 2022.

DETROIT – This week on Flashpoint, the state of Michigan’s chief medical officer Dr. Natasha Bagdasarian discussed the pandemic in our state -- have we seen the worst of it or is it yet to come?

We invited a panel to discuss the fight over voting rights. Yes, 246 years after the voting rights were first created for Americans we’re still trying to sort them out, especially after 2020 and heading into another big election year in 2022.

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About the Author:

Devin Scillian is equally at home on your television, on your bookshelf, and on your stereo. Devin anchors the evening newscasts for Local 4. Additionally, he moderates Flashpoint, Local 4's Sunday morning news program. He is also a best-selling author of children's books, and an award-winning musician and songwriter.