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Robert Ficano sits down with WWJ's Vickie Thomas after conceding the primary election. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Robert Ficano Concedes To Warren Evans In Race For Wayne County Executive

After garnering only about six percent of the vote in the primary election, Wayne County executive Bob Ficano conceded to his likely successor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2014

John Conyers mingles with supporters (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Conyers, Dingell, Trott Win Primary Races; More Election Coverage

The polls have closed and results from the primary election are coming in from across the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2014

U.S. Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) speaks a news conference on Capitol Hill, January 16, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

No Appeal After US Rep. John Conyers Wins Ballot Spot

Michigan election officials won’t appeal a decision that puts Detroit Congressman John Conyers on the August primary ballot.

05/30/2014

Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) is seen at a news conference (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images, File)

Judge Rules U.S. Rep. John Conyers Will Appear On Ballot

A judge has ordered that Detroit Congressman John Conyers be placed on the August primary ballot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2014

U.S. Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) speaks during the unveiling of the new Rosa Parks commemorative stamp, February 4, 2013 at The Henry Ford in Dearborn, Michigan. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

SOS Rules US Rep. John Conyers Off Primary Ballot

The Secretary of State’s office said Friday it found problems with the Democrat’s nominating petitions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2014

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Study: Fatter Politicians Get Fewer Votes

“Weight is part of that impression that people form about others,” said study author Patricia Roehling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2014

Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) is seen at a news conference (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images, File)

John Conyers Off Primary Ballot, Wayne County Clerk Rules

Clerk’s office staffers determined the longtime congressman only collected 600 valid petition signatures.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2014

Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) is seen at a news conference (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images, File)

Report: U.S. Rep. John Conyers Filed Only 600 Valid Signatures

Wayne County Clerk staffers have determined Congressman John Conyers does not have enough valid signatures to have his name put on the August Primary ballot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2014

Official photo of Warren Evans when he serves as Wayne County Sheriff.  (credit: Wayne County)

Will Past Scandal Hurt Warren Evans’ Run For Wayne County Exec?

Political consultant Steve Hood says no. “…People in the player community wouldn’t say that was a mistake; she was beautiful…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/22/2014

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano (Credit: WWJ  Newsradio 950) FILE

2 More Hats In The Race For Wayne County Exec As Ficano, Evans Announce Bid

Former Detroit Police Chief Warren Evans and current Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano will make a run for the county’s top job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2014

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