Macomb County Prosecutor Pete Lucido interrupts his lunch at the American Coney Island to come upstairs and join us.
A conservative Republican, Lucido supports Michigan’s new Red Flag law to take firearms away from the mentally disturbed. He supports increased funding for mental health services and background checks. He supports nursing home reform and oversight.
You’d think the guy was a Democrat.
But that’s what happens when we actually listen to each other and not Cable News.
Is Michigan the anti-Florida as AG Dana Nessel and Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson claimed on MSNBC?
We do have stricter gun laws and more liberal abortion rights than Florida. But we also have more murder, higher taxes, less reliable energy, worse schools, a lower quality of life and people moving to Florida.
Plus, Mayor Duggan – aka Midnight Mike – patrolling the mean streets of the Motor City.