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Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano. (Credit: WWJ-TV, File)

Wayne County Executive Says Prosecutor’s Office Has Decreased Workload, Increased Budget

Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has made it no secret that she thinks County Exec Bob Ficano needs to do more to help her office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

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Former Top Aide To Ficano Sentenced For Accepting Bribes

The county’s former Technology Chief Tahir Kazmi, 49, admitted to taking $70,000 worth of bribes in cash and trips around the world.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2014

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Wayne County IT Director Sentenced For Bribery And Extortion

A former top Wayne County official has been sentenced to 41 months in prison for obstructing an FBI bribery and extortion probe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/06/2013

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$96,000 Pension For 8 Years Of Work

Former Wayne County Chief of Staff for Robert Ficano to get an annual pension of $96,000 for just over 8 years of work.

97.1 The Ticket–08/27/2013

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Officials Say New County Budget Could Endanger Law Enforcement

It’s unclear how cuts will be made in individual departments, but Napoleon requested $105 million to run his department, including jails, and was given $85 million.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2012

Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano. (Credit: WWJ-TV, File)

Charlie Langton: Is Bob Ficano Corrupt?

Two local news stars, Detroit Free Press columnist M.L. Elrick and TV news’ Charlie LeDuff, joined Charlie Langton in the studio to discuss the corruption that seems to be overflowing in Wayne County politics.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–02/07/2012

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Ficano Wishes Former Deputy Would Take More Responsibility For His Actions

In his suit, Azzam Elder claims Ficano has covered up several other severance deals with county employees following the Mullin controversy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2012

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Petition Language Approved For Ficano Recall Effort

Plymouth attorney Richard Convertino filed the recall petition with the Wayne County Election Office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2011

The Big Four at the Detroit Economic Club. (Photo by Jeff Kowalsky, Detroit Economic Club)

Michigan Matters: Big Four At Detroit Economic Club

It was talk of water that got temperatures rising among the “Big Four” regional leaders during the recent Detroit Economic Club luncheon gathering at Cobo Center that airs as a special “Michigan Matters.”

CBS 62–01/30/2011

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Detroit Economic Club Hosts Big ’4′ Leaders

The ‘Big Four’ will discuss the economy, Michigan growth and many other key issues live inside the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in conjunction with the Detroit Economic Club (DEC), Friday at 11:30 a.m. at the Cobo Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2011

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