Former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture
Former Michigan Senator
Businessman, The Irwin Group
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '91
A lively look at politics as a "multi-million-
dollar...television show." Archival footage shows how TV news
came into its own at the 1952 conventions; how in the years since
it has changed "what we knew & when we knew it--& altered the
rules of politics. Shows one essential rule for candidates in
the recent Presidential primaries was: attract media attention.
Also examines the contest among network-news departments for
"prestige~ profits & ratings".
Business Minor Harbor Springs, MI
"I have wanted to be a veterinarian since second grade. During my sophomore and junior years of high school, I started looking into other in-state colleges where I could get an undergraduate degree in pre-veterinary medicine. I chose LSSU ..."
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