Governor Rick Snyder

Cities, Schools Nervous About Michigan Tax Debate

Michigan Republicans want to phase out or eliminate a tax paid by businesses on equipment, making local governments and schools that rely on the revenue nervous.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2011

Snyder Signs Parole Notification Bill

County prosecutors must be notified when prison inmates are set free under a bill signed into law by Gov. Rick Snyder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011

Roy Roberts-DPS

State Rejects Lawsuit Against DPS Emergency Manager

A lawsuit seeking the removal of the head of the Detroit Public Schools has been rejected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing at Call to Action on Welfare Cuts

City Works To Weave Web For Those Cut From Welfare Rolls

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing is working to put a safety net in place for thousands of Detroiters cut off from receiving cash welfare payments.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2011

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Would Taxing Beer Reduce Consumption, Waistlines?

How does beer figure into Governor Rick Snyder’s health reform message?

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2011


Gov. Snyder Defends Plan For Healthier Michigan

Governor Rick Snyder is defending his proposal to help Michigan shape up.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011

Snyder: Mich. Unemployment Dropping Faster Than Nation’s

With Michigan’s jobless rate still hovering above 11 percent, some might ask: “Where are the jobs Governor Snyder’s been talking about?”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/15/2011


Will Mich. Benefit From Obama’s Plan To Spend More On Road Projects?

Included in President Obama’s “American Jobs Act” is a proposal to spend $50 billion on road and bridge projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2011


Mich. Politicians React To Obama’s Job Speech

Michigan Democrats and Republicans react predictably to President Obama’s jobs creation proposals revealed to Congress Thursday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2011

Education Secretary Arne Duncan. (credit: Leigh Vogel/Getty Images for People for the American Way Foundation)

U.S. Education Secretary’s Bus Tour Rolls Into Detroit

Detroit is on U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan’s roll call Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/08/2011