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The transfer case containing the remains of U.S. Marine Lance Cpl. Gregory T. Buckley is moved by a U.S. Marine carry team. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Opinion: National Security Shouldn’t Get Lost In This Campaign

Our economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.

08/27/2012

Charity Ride, Classic Car Show To Benefit Michigan’s Military

Michigan’s military families will be getting a major financial boost when the Michigan chapter of the National Defense Industrial Association holds its major fundraiser for USA Cares at Kensington Metropark on Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2012

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (Courtesy: 127wg.ang.af.mil)

Michigan National Guard Airmen Deploying To Estonia

About 150 Michigan Air National Guard personnel are deploying to Estonia for a training exercise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2012

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St. Clair Shores And Westland To Honor Vets With Parade

The Wayne Westland Veterans of Southfield is hosting its annual Memorial Day parade and in St. Clair Shores parade goers will hear the U.S. Navy Band on Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/27/2012

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (Courtesy: 127wg.ang.af.mil)

Senate Committee Rejects Proposals For Air National Guard Cuts In Mich.

The U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee eliminated proposed Air National Guard cuts Thursday that would have cost Michigan bases hundreds of jobs, said chairman Carl Levin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2012

(Credit: Dmitry Kostyukov/AFP/Getty Images)

Air Force: Michigan Bases To Lose About 850 Jobs

Planned Air National Guard cuts would eliminate about 850 jobs at Michigan’s Selfridge and Kellogg bases, according to the U.S. Air Force.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (Courtesy: 127wg.ang.af.mil)

General Criticizes Cutbacks At Michigan Base

The Pentagon’s plan to eliminate a squadron of fighter jets at a Detroit-area base makes no economic sense and would cost more than 550 jobs, according to the director of the Michigan National Guard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2012

(Credit: Dmitry Kostyukov/AFP/Getty Images)

Air Force To Change Missions At 2 Mich. Bases

The U.S. Air Force is planning mission changes at two Michigan bases as part of a restructuring plan as the Pentagon works to rein in military spending, officials said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012

Elizabeth Snell

Local Woman Nominated For ‘Military Spouse Of The Year’

Elizabeth Snell, an employee with the American Red Cross in southeastern Michigan, has been recognized for her commitment to the military community with a nomination for Military Spouse of the Year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012

Flags Lowered For Airman Killed In Afghan Attack

Gov. Rick Snyder has ordered the lowering of U.S. flags in Michigan on Friday in honor of Air Force Tech. Sgt. Matthew S. Schwartz.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/11/2012

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