Bill Ballenger and Dennis Denno, veterans of Michigan politics, discuss timely issues on "The Friday Morning Podcast," sponsored by Deadline Detroit:
► The tense mayoral contest in Flint.
► Online and sports betting legislation expanding gaming in Michigan passes state House, but Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is not on board.
► John Conyers, longest-serving African-American in history of Congress, dies at 90.
► Interview with Heidi Washington, state corrections director.