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Michigan Senate Votes To Set March 2016 Presidential Primary

Michigan would hold a March 15 presidential primary in 2016 under bills approved unanimously Thursday by the Senate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2015

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Romney Pads Delegate Lead With Super Tuesday Wins

Former Massachusetts Gov. and Michigan native Mitt Romney padded his lead in the race for delegates Tuesday by winning Republican presidential contests in six states.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

Michigan Matters host Carol Cain with national pundits Ari Fleischer and Washington Post's Eugene Robinson

Michigan Matters: Ari Fleischer Calls Obama ‘Highly Vulnerable’

As the Republican presidential contest descends into 10 states on Super Tuesday, none is more vital for former speaker Newt Gingrich and his prospects than Georgia.

CBS 62–03/05/2012

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Eric Thomas: Language Matters In Political Debate

Don’t you think you are driving down the wrong street philosophically when you adopt the same tactic as the aliens from “Invasion of the Body Snatchers”?

CBS Detroit–03/02/2012

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16 Percent Turnout For Michigan Presidential Primary

Michigan election officials say 16 percent of the state’s registered voters cast ballots in this week’s presidential primary election.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012

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Ron Paul: States Should Decide If 16-Year-Olds Can Get Morning After Pill

“I think that the world is falling apart … we’re totally bankrupt, the wars are endless … I would say that we have some big problems, more or less worrying about birth control pills,” Ron Paul said.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–02/28/2012

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Few Voters Cast Ballots In Michigan Presidential Primary

Election officials expect between 15 percent and 20 percent of the state’s registered voters to cast ballots in Tuesday’s presidential primary election.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2012

Clawson Considers Tax Increase As City Struggles

City Manager Mark Pollack says they’ve already done all they can to make up for declining property values, including 10-percent wage cuts from every city employee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2012

Rick Santorum Michigan Matters

Santorum Blasts Penn State, Says Grades Were Docked For Beliefs

“There are schools, I went to one — Penn State — that’s one of the liberal icons,” Rick Santorum said.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–02/28/2012

Ferndale Voters Consider School Upgrades

Aside from the main course of Romney-Santorum, several metro area communities also have millage issues before voters on this primary day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2012