Barack Obama

Macomb County SWAT FILE (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Feds To Be Banned From Supplying Local Police With Military-Style Weapons, Other Equipment

Some Michigan police agencies were recipients of that equipment, which included armored vehicles, high-caliber firearms, and camouflage uniforms.

CBS Detroit–05/18/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 07: U.S. President Barack Obama stands with members of the the 1985 Super Bowl Champion Chicago Bears, during an event on the south lawn of the White House, on October 7, 2011 in Washington, DC. President Obama who is a Bears fan, realized the team never got to enjoy the customary ceremony given to the champions of the season, and invited the team to the White House.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

POTUS Joins Twitter; Follows Every Pro Chicago Team Except The Cubs

You can’t help but feel bad for the Cubs.

97.1 The Ticket–05/18/2015

President Barack Obama sits on the famed Rosa Parks bus at the Henry Ford Museum following an event in Dearborn, Mich., April 18, 2012. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Obama’s Visit To The Henry Ford Featured In Photo Retrospective

A photo of President Barack Obama sitting in the bus in which Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat has been selected to represent Michigan in state-by-state, online photo album.

CBS Detroit–05/08/2015

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US Announces Plans To Reduce Agricultural Carbon Emissions

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack unveiled the plans at Michigan State University, where President Barack Obama signed the sweeping farm bill into law last year.

CBS Detroit–04/23/2015

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Christie Targets Obama, Entitlements In Michigan Speech

Potential 2016 presidential candidate Chris Christie said Obama has presided over “dysfunction” in Washington, where “compromise is a dirty word.”

CBS Detroit–03/27/2015

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Detroit Museum To Show Nearly 2,300 Paintings Of Obama

Since Obama’s inauguration on January 20, 2009, artist Rob Pruitt has created a 2’x2’ painting of the President every single day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2015

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Michael Jordan Misspells POTUS’ First Name On 50th Birthday Gift

President Barack Obama has made it known he is a fan of Chicago sports teams and the Chicago Bulls.

97.1 The Ticket–02/10/2015

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson. Denise Ilitch, CEO of Ilitch Enterprises. Rod Alberts, executive director of the Detroit Auto Dealers Association and Michigan Matters host Carol Cain pose for a photo. (credit: Maximillian Boudreaux)

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Of Tigers, Obama And The Road Ahead

Why didn’t President Barack Obama attend the North American International Auto Show which just completed its annual run with over 803,000 visitors attending the iconic event at Cobo Center?

01/29/2015

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White House To Provide Enhanced State Of The Union On The Web, Social Media

The White House website will provide a “river of content” along with a live stream of President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.

CBS Detroit–01/20/2015

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Local Colleges Praise Obama’s Plan For Education Assistance

Jim Jacobs, president of Macomb Community College, said that a college degree is no longer optional in today’s workplace.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2015

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