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Snyder Announces New Advisers

Republican Gov.-elect Rick Snyder announced Friday that former Gov. William Milliken’s environmental adviser, William Rustem, will be director of strategy in his new administration.

11/13/2010

President, GOP Debate Financial Reform, Stimulus

President Barack Obama says consumers would lose if Republicans regain power in Congress and try to roll back his hard-won Wall Street overhaul.

10/23/2010

Gov Candidate Talks GM, Clinton, Education On WWJ

Lansing Mayor and gubernatorial candidate Virg Bernero said Tuesday evening that General Motors plans to announce a new investment in its Delta Township-Lansing plant Wednesday afternoon. The announcement is set for 3 p.m. Wednesday, however […]

10/19/2010

Detroit, State Leaders To Discuss Fairgrounds Future

State officials are expected to meet with the Detroit Economic Growth Corp. to discuss conveying the Michigan State Fairgrounds to the city.

09/24/2010

August Retail Sales, Best In 5 Months

Retail sales rose in August by the largest amount in five months, adding to evidence that a late spring economic swoon was temporary and not the start of another recession.

09/14/2010

Social Security, Economy Focus Of Sat. Addresses

President Barack Obama is using the anniversary of Social Security, the federal pension entitlement for the elderly, to trumpet Democrats’ support for the popular program and accuse Republicans of trying to destroy it.

08/14/2010

GM, Ford Sales Slow In China

General Motors and Ford said Tuesday their Chinese sales growth slowed sharply in July in a new sign China’s rapid economic expansion is cooling.

08/03/2010

Volunteers To Build New Playgrounds

Parents and children in Detroit and Dearborn will have new places to play thanks to volunteers who are working Saturday to build new playgrounds.

07/24/2010

Governor Hopes Home Building Idea Spreads

Nail gun in hand, Gov. Jennifer Granholm was determined to install baseboards in the wood frame house on Detroit’s east side. Outside, husband Dan Mulhern wiped away sweat while putting up vinyl siding in stifling […]

07/10/2010