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Hoekstra’s Conservatism At Issue In Mich. Primary

After representing Michigan’s most conservative congressional district for nearly two decades, Pete Hoekstra contends his Republican opponents “are totally off base” in trying to convince voters they’re farther to the right.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2012

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Feds Offer Help To Mich. Farmers After Disaster Declared

Fruit growers in 72 of Michigan’s 83 counties are now eligible for low-cost loans after extreme winter and spring weather devastated crops.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2012

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Michigan Matters: Highlights From The Mackinac Policy Conference

This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain travels to Mackinac Island to cover the annual Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference.

CBS 62–06/08/2012

Stephen Rapundalo (at microphone), CEO of MichBio, talks up the state's biotech industry on the Grand Hotel porch. U.S. Sen Debbie Stabenow is just to his right.

Stabenow Pushes Michigan Biotech In Farm Bill

Michigan’s biotech industry could get a boost from the federal 2012 Farm Bill, under new initiatives announced Wednesday by Sen. Debbie Stabenow and state biotech leaders at the Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2012

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GOP Senate Hopefuls Nearly Equal With Cash On Hand

ublican U.S. Senate candidates Pete Hoekstra and Clark Durant finished their first-quarter fundraising with about the same amount of cash on hand, $1.5 million, but are far behind Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow’s $7 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2012

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Group’s Ads In 5 States Criticize Health Care Law

The 60-second ads feature singer Pat Boone warning seniors about portions of the federal health care law he says could harm their Medicare benefits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2012

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Senate Hopeful Pete Hoekstra Faults Auto Bailout

“Where this got all messed up is when the government and the executive branch started rewriting the rules (to) whatever they wanted,” said Pete Hoekstra, one of several Republicans vying to take on Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/25/2012

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Groups Ask Candidates To Reject Racist Ads

A coalition of nearly two dozen civil rights groups is calling on all Congressional candidates to make a pledge against “racially insensitive” campaign commercials.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2012

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Hoekstra Ad Raising Questions Of Racism, Xenophobia

A coalition of black ministers is calling on U.S. Senate candidate Pete Hoekstra to apologize for his Super Bowl ad portraying a young Asian woman speaking in broken English.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2012

Pete Hoekstra. (File Photo)

Senate Candidate Hoekstra Plans Super Bowl Ad

U.S. Senate candidate Pete Hoekstra is planning to air his campaign’s first television ad during the Super Bowl on Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2012

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