L. Brooks Patterson

Michigan Matters Focus: Syrian Refugees In Michigan, Construction Apprentices And Pope FrancisWith more construction taking place across Metro Detroit, the end result is a need for more skilled trades and that includes apprentices.
Michigan Matters: Aviation
Michigan Matters: Autos & LeMay MuseumCarol Cain looks at the automotive industry with John McElroy, David Madeira, and Rod Alberts.
'Michigan Matters' Exclusive: Talk Of Detroit Lions, Tigers And MoreCarol Cain talks with John Hope Bryant, the founder, chairman and CEO of the nonprofit Operation HOPE, an organization dedicated to helping people discover financial security.
'Michigan Matters' Exclusive: The Clock Ticks As Wayne County's Fate Looms The CEOs Debate The Options
Hillary Clinton Breaks It Down And Gets Real In The Motor City -- A 'Michigan Matters' ExclusiveDemocratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton talked about what mattered most to her as a grandmother and a statesman during her visit to Detroit at a small gathering of supporters.
Oakland County Touts $3 Billion Success Of 'Emerging Sectors' ProgramSince 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.
Hackel Upset With Snub From Reported Highland Park Water MeetingJudge 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.
'Michigan Matters' Outtake: Pick A Fight With The Media? Think AgainWhat do you do when you think the media has done you wrong?
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.
Patterson Rips GOP Over Auto Insurance Reform Looks To Dems To SupportOakland 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.
A. Alfred Taubman Praised As Generous Man Who Enriched Detroit AreaPraise is pouring in for shopping center billionaire A. Alfred Taubman, who died Friday at age 91 at his Bloomfield Hills home.