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Saul Anuzis, Chris Holman, Lon Johnson join CBS 62 Senior Producer/Host Carol  Cain on "Michigan Matters" on Thursday July 31 to vette the 2014 primary this Tuesday and the general election in November. (credit: Sydney Alexandra Bowden/CBS 62)

Michigan Matters: Verbal Volleys Fly Over Education Spending Under Snyder

It was fireworks as Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson and former Michigan GOP Chair Saul Anuzis exchanged heated words over the topic of proposed education cutbacks in the state under first term Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder as the conversation on “Michigan Matters” dissected the final hours of the primary which takes place Tuesday.

08/01/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 18: U.S. President Barack Obama walks towards to the Marine One on the South Lawn prior to his departure from the White House July 18, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama was heading to Camp David for the weekend. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama Unveils Programs For Young Men’s Initiative

President Barack Obama is announcing new commitments for his initiative aimed at helping boys and young men of color, called “My Brother’s Keeper.”

97.1 The Ticket–07/21/2014

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Conyers Appeals To Obama Over Detroit Water Shutoffs

Longtime Detroit Congressman John Conyers has sent letters to President Barack Obama and other officials requesting immediate action and relief regarding water shutoffs in the bankrupt city.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2014

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 28: Jordan Morgan #52 of the Michigan Wolverines dunsk the ball against Jordan McRae #52 of the Tennessee Volunteers during the regional semifinal of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 28, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

POTUS Sends Jordan Morgan A Congratulations Letter [PHOTO]

Do you think Obama really signed this letter or is this something that all graduates get now?

97.1 The Ticket–05/27/2014

ATHENS, GA - OCTOBER 12: Michael Sam #52 of the Missouri Tigers recovers a fumble for a touchdown against the Georgia Bulldogs at Sanford Stadium on October 12, 2013 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

President Obama Congratulates First Openly Gay NFL Draftee

Obama calls the selection of Michael Sam “an important step forward.”

97.1 The Ticket–05/11/2014

Shirley Stancato, CEO of New Detroit with Carol Cain on the set of Michigan Matters. (credit: CBS 62)

Issues Of Race In Metro Detroit Under A Microscope

“Our goal at New Detroit is achieving a time when race is no longer an issue in this region and no longer an obstacle to progress for our city, region and state.”

04/18/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 2: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his proposal to raise the federal minimum wage at the University of Michigan on April 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Obama said every American deserves a fair working wage. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

Obama Praises Michigan Hoops Team During Visit

Just as he had done after countless long-range baskets during Michigan’s run to the final eight of the NCAA tournament, Nik Stauskas raised his arm and extended three fingers.

97.1 The Ticket–04/03/2014

ANN ARBOR, MI - APRIL 2: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his proposal to raise the federal minimum wage at the University of Michigan on April 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Obama said every American deserves a fair working wage. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

In Michigan, Obama Presses For Higher Minimum Wage

President Barack Obama campaigned at the University of Michigan for raising the federal minimum wage, calling the proposal a “no-brainer.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2014

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Passage Of Stabenow’s Mental Health Bill Gains Applause

Community health services got a boost as Sen. Debbie Stabenow’s “Excellence in Mental Health Act” — was finally passed by the Senate – was signed into law by President Barack Obama.

04/02/2014

US President Barack Obama has lunch with restaurant workers at Zingerman's on April 2, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo credit:  JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Orders Reuben Sandwich At Zingerman’s Deli

President Barack Obama is getting a taste of Ann Arbor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2014

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