Barack Obama

Amir Hekmati (Credit: Free Amir Hekmati/Facebook)

Ex-US Marine Held In Iran Goes On Hunger Strike, Has Message For Obama

“I can tell that he’s reached a point where he’s desperately seeking measures to help get his point across,” Amir Hekmati’s sister told WWJ.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2014

Detroit leaders met at Wayne State University to accept President Obama’s "My Brother’s Keeper" Initiative (Photo: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Detroit Leaders Jump To Support ‘My Brother’s Keeper’ Initiative To Help Young Minority Men

The Obama administration began the My Brother’s Keeper Initiative in February in response to the growing disparities that young African-American and Latino men face.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2014

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Allen Park Man Given Second Chance With Federal Immigration Reform

Giovanni Fuentes, 28, was due in court Monday for a deportation hearing, but now due to the Barack Obama-backed enforcement changes, the feds are closing his case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014

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Michigan Woman Protesting Immigration Plan Arrested Outside Of White House With Gun

The 23-year-old woman was part of a group protesting the President’s plan on immigration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014

Immigration activists celebrate on Pennsylvania Avenue outside the White House November 20, 2014 in Washington, DC after US President Barack Obama addressed the nation on his immigration plan. Obama said lifting the threat of expulsion from five million undocumented migrants would make the system "more fair and just."   (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Immigration Reform: What Obama’s Executive Action Means For Michigan

The president’s unilateral actions will spare 5 million people, mostly parents and the young, from deportations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014

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2 Michigan School Superintendents Among Those Meeting With President Obama

Two Michigan school superintendents will participate in a forum with President Barack Obama at the White House on Wednesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2014

John Dingell (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File)

Dingell To Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom

The 88-year-old Dingell entered the U.S. House at age 29 when he won a special election after the death of his father, U.S. Rep. John Dingell Sr. The elder Dingell took the seat in 1933.

CBS Detroit–11/10/2014

US President Barack Obama arrives to speak at a Democratic campaign rally for US Senate candidate Gary Peters (R) and candidate for Michigan Governor Mark Schauer (L) at the Matthaei Center at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, November 1, 2014. Obama is campaigning for Democrats ahead of the November 4 midterm elections. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB

Obama Rallies Wayne State Crowd To Vote For Schauer, Peters On Tuesday

About 6,000 people cheered Obama, as he rallied for Schauer and Senate candidate Gary Peters. Obama said that the economy is good-shape, but could be better.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama (Credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Obama Urges Snyder’s Defeat Despite Common Ground

Snyder’s criticism directed toward Obama is typically a broader critique of “Washington” and its culture of political infighting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2014

US President Barack Obama makes a statement for the press after a meeting at Andrews Air Force Base October 14, 2014 in Maryland. Obama and Gen. Martin Dempsey, US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, met with foreign military leaders from 21 countries to discus solutions for dealing with the Islamic State militant threat. (Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama To Speak At Wayne State On Saturday; FREE Tickets Available Wednesday

President Barack Obama will campaign in Detroit on Saturday for U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters and gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2014

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