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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

(credit: stabenow.senate.gov)

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

Barack Obama (Photo by Jay LaPrete/Getty Images)

Obama Calling For Higher Minimum Wage During Michigan Visit

Obama is also using his appearance in Ann Arbor to help boost a Michigan congressman running for the Senate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2014

Room of the White House on Jan. 14, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

President Obama To Speak At U-M On Wednesday

The president is expected to talk about his proposal for an increase in minimum wage.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2014

The Wichita State Shockers celebrate after beating the Missouri State Bears 68-45. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ides (And Idols) Of March

March Madness is a lifeline in an otherwise barren winter sports calendar, an essential bridge between football and baseball

03/21/2014

BCBSM Vice President of Communications Andy Hetzel on the set of "Michigan Matters" talks ACA with Carol Cain. (credit: CBS 62)

Obamacare’s Impact On Metro Detroit: A ‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive

An all-star lineup of executives from Michigan’s leading insurance companies appears on “Michigan Matters” this Sunday to talk about the federal Affordable Care Act and what it means to Metro Detroiters.

03/21/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 25: U.S. President Barack Obama makes remarks on manufacturing innovation institutes along side a Navy robotic arm project for underwater explosive ordinance disposal, during an East Room event February 25, 2014 at the White House in Washington, DC. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Obama Announces New Manufacturing Hub In Michigan

“Detroit’s already helped lead the American comeback in manufacturing,” the President said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2014

President Barack Obama speaks about the Farm Bill, or the the Agriculture Act of 2014, into law after speaking about the importance of the Farm Bill to America's economy at Michigan State University February 7, 2014 in East Lansing, Michigan. Obama signed the largely bi-partisan legislation that reforms the farm insurance program and trims the food stamps by one percent. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Obama, At MSU, Signs Farm Bill That Trims Food Stamps

The President said the wide-ranging bill multitasks by helping boost jobs, innovation, research and conservation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2014

President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address before a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill January 24, 2012 in Washington, DC. The president made a populist pitch to voters for economic fairness, saying the federal government should more do to balance the benefits of a capitalist society.  (Photo by Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Obama In Michigan To Sign Farm Bill That Trims Food Stamps

President Barack Obama will be at Michigan State University on Friday to sign the far-reaching farm bill.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2014

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