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Tim Skubick

timscubick Tim SkubickTim Skubick started in 1970 with WWJ as its first full-time state capital correspondent, at the time the station went all news.

He has been covering Michigan politics and government for over 40 years, making him the longest-serving member of the capitol press corps. He holds BA and MA degrees from Michigan State University and was awarded the Silver Circle award from the National academy of TV Arts and Sciences for his 37 years in the broadcast news business.

Skubick has won four Emmys, authored two books on Michigan politics and is a member of the Michigan Journalism and Broadcast halls of fame.

Skubick is also the only full time radio reporter in the state covering state government.

Michigan Lawmakers Mull Fetus Tax Credit

Should Michigan residents get a tax credit for a child before it is born?

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2012

Brian Banks (Campaign Photo)

Michigan Lawmakers: 8-Time Felon Fit To Serve?

Some Michigan lawmakers may be looking to stop a recently elected eight-time felon from serving in the House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2012

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Exit Polls: Michigan Proposals 2-6 Will Likely Fail

Exit polling from Lansing-based EPIC/MRA shows us how the 6 statewide proposals might fair …

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

Final Debate Gives Candidates Best Chance To Capture Battleground States

It’s one of the last chances to impress huge numbers of voters and both President Obama and Republican Mitt Romney want to appear in command during Monday’s final debate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

Third And Final Presidential Debate Tonight

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney hold their third and final debate at 9 p.m., and you can hear it live on WWJ Newsradio 950.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2012

John Vandermark wears his " I Voted" sticker after voting on primary day  as Michigan heads to the polls on February 28, 2012 in Royal Oak, Michigan.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Court: Citizenship Check Box Unconstitutional

A major win for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) as a federal judge issues an injunction against the citizenship check off box.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

Presidential Debate Preview: What Are The Stakes?

“Plenty is riding on this first presidential debate, especially for Mitt Romney, down in the polls in battleground states and coming off an ugly September, he needs to turn things around,” said WWJ’s Lansing Bureau Chief Tim Skubick.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2012

Bing Makes Visit To Lansing To Address City Tax Freeze

Mayor Bing has asked lawmakers to consider freezing the Detroit city income tax rate at 2.4 percent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette. (WWJ Photo/George Fox)

4 Charged In McCotter Petition Investigation

Calling it a “mess” and a “fiasco” Michigan’s attorney general has charged four people following an investigation of fake and duplicate signatures on the nominating petitions submitted by then-U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2012

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Name Change For Michigan’s Failing Schools Looks To Bring New Level Of Achievement

Under ‘No Child Left Behind’ failing schools in Michigan were called ”Persistently Lowest Achievers’.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2012

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