A Governor's Story
The Fight for Jobs and America's Economic Future
The economic hurt that happened across America happened first, and most brutally, in America 's manufacturing heartland: Michigan . Jennifer Granholm, the state's first female governor, tells how one state struggled and pioneered ways out of a perfect economic storm.
Jennifer M. Granholm was elected governor of Michigan in 2002 and re-elected in 2006. She was born in Vancouver, Canada , grew up in California , and is an honors graduate of both the University of California at Berkeley and Harvard Law School . She is a regular panelist on Meet the Press .
Dan Mulhern is Granholm's husband. He is a graduate of Yale and Harvard Law School , is an expert in leadership development and practice An author of several books and weekly column, and radio show talk show host, he teaches leadership at the University of California Berkeley in the business and Law schools.