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Obama Asks Judge To Dismiss Mich Christian School Suit Against Contraception

Grand Rapids, Mich.-based Cornerstone argue that the mandate requiring insurance plans to cover birth control coverage violates their religious freedom.

CBS Detroit–01/15/2014

(White House photo by Amanda Lucidon)

Steve Harvey, Barack Obama Talk Christmas Traditions, Surprise White House Tourists

Steve Harvey sat down with President Barack Obama for a one-on-one interview at the White House On Friday, December 13, 2013. The interview is part of a special episode of his daytime show.

12/18/2013

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Mich. Lets Insurers Renew Canceled Health Policies

The decision comes after the faulty launch of a federal health care website in October — on which just 1,300 Michigan residents picked a plan.

CBS Detroit–11/22/2013

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Social Security In 1935: How Today’s Health Law Should Evolve

Imagine how social security was first administered. Now imagine how the Affordable Care Act could look in 75 years.

11/08/2013

A vacant home in Detroit's Brightmoor neighborhood. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Task Force Begins Work On Detroit Blight Fight

The work is part of efforts announced last month by the administration of President Barack Obama to help Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/09/2013

Furloughed federal workers chant and shout as House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) and fellow House Republicans hold a news conference on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol October 2, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

White House Meeting Yields No Progress On Shutdown

“The American people would get better government out of Monkey Island at the local zoo than we’re giving them today.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2013

Detroit- March 23: Buildings in an entire city block in what was once Detroit's prime business district sit largely abandoned March 23, 2011. The new census figures show that Detroit has lost 25 percent of its population in the last ten years, bringing the city's population down to its lowest since 1910.  (photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Gilbert: Tear Down All Of Detroit’s Abandoned Homes At Once

“The problem is if you incrementalize this stuff then other people are willing to leave their homes and create more and more blight.”

CBS Detroit–10/01/2013

Peter Karmanos (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Obama Administration Officials To Visit Detroit, Karmanos Says They Should Bring Checkbook

While a federal bailout isn’t on the table, the White House wants Detroit to take advantage of existing programs to rebuild and right itself financially.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2013

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Many Americans Not Interested In U.S. Military Action In Syria

University of Dearborn Political Science Professor Ron Stockton says President Barack Obama has painted himself into a corner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2013

Flint Mayor Meets With Obama At White House

Flint Mayor Dayne Walling is among 18 mayors who met with President Barack Obama to discuss strategies to reduce youth violence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2013

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