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Ben Carson, former neurosurgeon, addresses the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 26, 2015 in National Harbor, Maryland. Carson is the author of 'One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save Americas Future' and 'America the Beautiful: Rediscovering What Made This Nation Great'. Conservative activists attended the annual political conference to discuss their agenda. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Detroit-Born Ben Carson Tells CPAC Audience His Plan To Rid ISIS: Destroy Them First

Likely Republican contenders gathered for the annual Conservative Political Action Conference — known as “CPAC.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2015

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GOP, In Final Push, Says Michigan Growing Again

A crowd of activists joined U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land, Attorney General Bill Schuette and other Republicans at their launch of a “Comeback State” trip Saturday in Lansing.

CBS Detroit–11/01/2014

Cong. Gary Peters and GOP U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land appear on an episode of "Michigan Matters" to talk about the final days of their campaigns. (credit: James C. Turner/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Exclusive: Peters Vs. Land – The Senate Candidates Sound Off

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land and Democratic challenger Cong. Gary Peters took to the “Michigan Matters” set and talked about issues impacting Michigan and what it will take to win on Nov. 4.

10/31/2014

The candidate table set up by the side of the road. (Credit/O'Hagan)

Candidate Takes Campaign To The Table Top Near The Edge Of The Road

An Oakland County candidate is focusing on “kitchen table issues” and to make her point, she’s actually carrying around a kitchen table on the campaign trail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

Gov. Rick Snyder speaks about the passage of the Grand Bargain. (Credit/Michigan Gov)

Michigan Senate Approves ‘Grand Bargain’ Legislation

Michigan’s Senate has approved spending $195 million to help shore up Detroit’s pension funds, a key legislative step in a deal designed to end the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

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Reindeer Rancher Will Soon Be Representing 11th District

There’s a new U.S. Congressman in town and he also happens to be a reindeer rancher.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2012

L. Brooks Patterson stands during election night. (Credit: Bill Mullan)

Oakland County’s Patterson Re-Elected, Democrat Brown Unseats County Clerk

The biggest applause of the night for Patterson as he stood before a crowd for the first time since the August car accident that left him hospitalized three months ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012

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Election 2012: Photos And Status Updates From Detroit

Detroit gets out to the polls, snaps pictures and uploads to Instagram and Twitpic. We’re scouring the web for interesting status updates and posting them on CBSDetroit.com. Were you quoted?

CBS 62–11/07/2012

Gov. Rick Snyder. (File Image)

Snyder Puts Party Lines Aside, Pledges To Work With President

While Democrats celebrated the re-election of Barack Obama, Republican Governor Rick Snyder was busy putting party lines aside, saying he is ready to work with the president.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012

Patterson at press conference stating he's 'back to work'. (WWJ File Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Patterson Standing By GOP Ticket For 2012 Election

With the election just a few days away, GOP Oakland County Executive L Brooks Patterson is standing behind his party.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2012

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