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L. Brooks Patterson

L. Brooks Patterson (credit: CBS 62) FILE

Oakland County Touts $3 Billion Success Of ‘Emerging Sectors’ Program

Since its inception in 2004, the Emerging Sectors strategy set up by county executive L. Brooks Patterson has resulted in 337 businesses and more than 35,000 new jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2015

Mark Hackel. 
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Hackel Upset With Snub From Reported Highland Park Water Meeting

Judge Sean Cox has reportedly arranged the closed-door meeting to discuss the option of potentially dissolving the city of Highland Park, but apparently did not invite Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2015

Brooks Patterson, Denise Ilitch and Paul Anger join "Michigan Matters" host Carol Cain to talk about Detroit, DPS, Gov Snyder and more. (credit: Brandon Patton/CBS Detroit)

‘Michigan Matters’ Outtake: Pick A Fight With The Media? Think Again

What do you do when you think the media has done you wrong?

05/15/2015

(from left) L. Brooks Patterson, Denise Ilitch and Cliff Russell join "Michigan Matters" host Carol Cain to talk about Proposal and  Gov.  Snyder's future. (credit: Brandon J. Patton/CBS 62)

Commerce Secretary Snyder? Michigan Governor’s Future Hot Topic on ‘Michigan Matters’

The roundtable talked about what comes next in the bid to repair our crumbling roads with all eyes looking to state legislators for action.

05/08/2015

L. Brooks Patterson, Denise Ilitch, Kelly Rossman-McKinney and  Carol Cain on the "Michigan Matter's" set discuss Proposal 1,  Gov. Rick Snyder's future and auto insurance reform. Watch "Michigan Matters" 11:30 am Sunday on CBS 62. (credit: Brandon J. Patton/CBS 62)

Patterson Rips GOP Over Auto Insurance Reform Looks To Dems To Support

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson — a longtime card-carrying member of the Republican party — ripped the GOP for its handling the auto insurance reform measure making its way through Lansing with lightning speed.

04/24/2015

A Alfred Taubman (Photo courtesy: The Taubman Company)

A. Alfred Taubman Praised As Generous Man Who Enriched Detroit Area

Praise is pouring in for shopping center billionaire A. Alfred Taubman, who died Friday at age 91 at his Bloomfield Hills home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/18/2015

L. Brooks Patterson. (credit: CBS 62)

LIVE: L. Brooks Patterson’s State Of Oakland County Address

Click to watch live, Wednesday at 7 p.m.

02/04/2015

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‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Big Four Sound Off Over Water Department & Roads

Held before a sold out audience of over 800 politicos and business leaders, the DEC event – held along with co-sponsors Detroit Auto Dealers Association and CBS 62 – saw the maiden appearance of Wayne County Executive Warren Evans.

01/23/2015

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Michigan Matters: Issues On The Horizon For 2015

This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain and the Roundtable of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson; Kelly Rossman-McKinney, the CEO of Truscott Rossman; and Chris Holman, founder of Michigan’s Business Network, look at Detroit’s bankruptcy, the auto industry, politics and more issues impacting the region in 2015.

01/05/2015

Carol Cain explores the top stories of 2014 with Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson, Business Executive Denise Ilitch, and Michigan Chronicle Senior Editor Bankole Thompson. (credit: CBS 62)

Michigan Matters: Top Stories Of 2014

This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain explores the top stories of 2014 with Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson, Business Executive Denise Ilitch, and Michigan Chronicle Senior Editor Bankole Thompson.

12/29/2014

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