Michigan Governor Defends Early Primary Date

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Celeste Whiting Michigan Messenger

Gov. Jennifer Granholm focused on the economy and blamed unfair trade practices for Michigan's job loss in a brief appearance on CNN Monday night.

She credited the early primary with moving political discussion to the topic of the domestic economy and refrained from criticizing the Michigan Democratic Party for the peculiarities of the primary.

Click to watch Gov. Granholm's appearance.