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Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (L) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) (R) after announcing him as his running mate in front of the USS Wisconsin August 11, 2012 in Norfolk, Virginia. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Mitt Romney Picks Rep. Paul Ryan To Be Running Mate

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has picked Congressman Paul Ryan of Wisconsin as his vice presidential running mate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2012

Mich. House Approves Bills To Tighten Voting Laws

The Republican-led Michigan House passed several measures Tuesday aimed at tightening state election laws that backers say would protect against voter fraud and critics counter would create obstacles to voting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012


Dems’ Nomination Likely To Be Calmer Than 2008

Michigan Democrats are expected to nominate Barack Obama for a second term next weekend, free of the drama of national party threats, candidate withdrawals and talk of a “do-over” that accompanied the 2008 presidential primary.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2012


Dems Want Rule Change To Avoid Confusing Voters

“This is clearly partisan mischief,” said Michigan Democratic Chairman Mark Brewer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012


McCotter Takes ‘Pro-Life’ Pledge

Livonia Congressman and Republican presidential candidate Thaddeus McCotter shoring up his conservative base by signing a “pro-life leadership pledge.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2011

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Romney Tackles Health Care Vulnerability

Mitt Romney, who’s been exploring the possibility of a presidential run next year, is expected to lay out details on how he’d repeal last year’s health care reform passed by Democrats in Congress.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2011

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Obama Releases Long-Form Birth Certificate

A state lawmaker wants to force future presidential candidates to present original birth certificates before they can appear on the state’s ballot. This, as President Obama releases his long-form birth certificate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2011