Obama is also using his appearance in Ann Arbor to help boost a Michigan congressman running for the Senate.
The president is expected to talk about his proposal for an increase in minimum wage.
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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.
“Detroit’s already helped lead the American comeback in manufacturing,” the President said.
The President said the wide-ranging bill multitasks by helping boost jobs, innovation, research and conservation.
President Barack Obama will be at Michigan State University on Friday to sign the far-reaching farm bill.
Congress has given its final approval to a sweeping five-year farm bill that provides food for the needy and subsidies for farmers.
Amir Hekmati has been held in Iran on spying charges for more than two years.
Gov. Snyder says the economy is first among the challenges facing the president.