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L. Brooks Patterson (credit: CBS 62) FILE

Patterson Talks Property Tax Cuts, Possible Run For 7th Term

Patterson said he wouldn’t bet against running for a seventh term as county executive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

L. Brooks Patterson. (credit: CBS 62)

Patterson On The Mend After Breaking Elbow While Attending Event

Oakland County Exec L. Brooks Patterson is recuperating again – this time after breaking his elbow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2013

CBS 62 celebrates a milestone with Carol Cain (back left), Tom Canedo, L. Brooks Patterson (front left) and Denise Ilitch. (Photo: Paul Pytlowany)

CBS 62’s ‘Michigan Matters’ Marks Milestone!

It connected with viewers and quickly evolved into a weekly TV show with tentacles to the governor’s mansion, CEO suites at Ford, GM and Chrysler, the president’s office at UM, MSU, NMU as well as owners’ suites at Comerica Park and Ford Field.


(Photo: Paul Pytlowany, CBS 62) Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson gave his first sit-down interview since a devastating car crash to Carol Cain on "Michigan Matters."

EXCLUSIVE: L. Brooks Patterson On His Brush With Death

Patterson, who needs a wheelchair, also has help at home for things he isn’t able to yet like getting out of his easy chair to walk across the living room to get a book from the bookshelf.

CBS 62–11/09/2012

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Patterson Expected To Return To Work Within Week

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson is expected to return to his desk in the Executive Office Building next week according to a press release from his office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2012

(Photo: Courtesy Brooks Patterson) Brooks Patterson with his late son Brooksie.

High-Level Friends Promote ‘Brooksie Way’ While Patterson Recovers

“Brooks can’t promote the race. So, (Detroit Mayor) Dave (Bing) and (Wayne County Executive) Bob (Ficano) and I are doing it for him,” Mark Hackel, Macomb County Executive said on “Michigan Matters.”

CBS 62–09/25/2012

Langton: “The Law Is Very Clear … You Must Wear A Seatbelt”

A report released from Auburn Hills police on Monday states that neither Patterson nor his driver, an ex-state trooper, were wearing seatbelts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2012

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‘Big Four’ Talk Crime, Cooperation On Pancakes Panel

What’s the number one issue facing Detroit right now? Mayor Dave Bing says that, next to the city’s financial crisis, it’s clearly crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2012

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Patterson: Cuts Are Over In Oakland County

“Because of the past eight years of ‘thoughtful management’ and carefully planned structural changes in our benefit costs, Oakland County’s financial position has actually improved,” Patterson said.

CBS Detroit–02/08/2012

Michigan Matters: Round-Up Of Top Stories Of 2011

What’s the hottest local or national story of 2011? Find out when Carol Cain convenes the roundtable on “Michigan Matters.”

CBS 62–01/02/2012