Mildred Gaddis

Ankeny, Robert
September 2008
Crain's Detroit Business;9/15/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 37, p17
The article presents a profile of talk show host Mildred Gaddis. The Mildred Gaddis call-in talk show on WCHB AM 1200, has been the hot broadcast forum for Detroiters to air views about the controversy that swirled around Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick since his 2001 election. Gaddis came to Detroit from St. Louis 20 years ago, and was on WJLB FM 97.9 until 1999.


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