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Presumptive Republican presidential nominee, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, attends a rally at the Long Family Orchard Farm and Cider Mill August 24, 2012 in Commerce, Michigan. Also speaking at the event was Romney's wife Ann and his Vice Presidential running mate U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI). (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Romney On Birther Reference: “The Crowd Loved It And Got A Good Laugh”

At a rally in Commerce Township Friday, Romney referenced the discredited rumor that President Barack Obama was not born in the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2012

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Granholm: Gender Gap Grows In White House Race

Ahead of the an Oakland County visit by Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan set for Friday, a prominent Michigan Democrat is sharing her thoughts on the GOP presidential ticket.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2012

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

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Michigan To Host Dem Meeting Before Convention

The Democratic National Committee will hold a Platform Committee meeting next month in Detroit, a major stop on the road to party’s convention in September.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2012

Republican U.S. Presidential candidate Mitt Romney (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

GOP Holds Super Saturday Events For Romney, Republican Ticket

On Saturday, July 7, the Republican National Committee — in conjunction with Romney for President and the Michigan Republican Party — will host four Super Saturday events at Victory offices in Ann Arbor, Livonia, Utica and Bloomfield Hills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/07/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

Pollster: Michigan Presidential Race A Dead Heat

Four months away from election day and Michigan is looking like a “dead heat” in the race for President.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2012

FRANKENMUTH, MI - JUNE 19: Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and his wife, Ann Romney arrive for a campaign event in front of the Bavarian Inn Lodge on June 19, 2012 in Frankenmuth, Michigan. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Romney Believes Michigan Win Would Mean The Presidency

GOP presidential hopeful Mitt Romney is hoping to put Michigan in his corner this fall with Tuesday’s bus tour across our state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2012


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

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Report: Secret Service Investigating Ted Nugent

Detroit-born rocker Ted Nugent’s remarks about President Obama at a recent NRA convention have reportedly come to the attention of the Secret Service.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2012

Mitt Romney (left); Rick Santorum (credit: Getty images)

Does Santorum Drop-Out Mean Win For Romney?

Bowing to the inevitable, Rick Santorum has suspended his presidential campaign. So, what does this mean for Mitt Romney?

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2012