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Senate Committee Approves Religious-Objection Adoption Bills

The bills approved would also prevent governments from refusing to issue a license or provide funding for adoption agencies exercising objections.

CBS Detroit–04/22/2015

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Founder Of 5-Hour Energy Drink Is Big Political Donor

The billionaire founder of the 5-hour Energy drink and his Michigan-based companies have given millions to candidates for state office and political groups across the country, but he remains little-known in his home state.

03/26/2015

WASHINGTON - JANUARY 22:  A pro-life activist holds a sign in front of the U.S. Supreme Court as he participates in the annual "March for Life" event January 22, 2009 in Washington, DC. The event was to mark the anniversary of the 1973 Roe v Wade Supreme Court abortion ruling.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Michigan Senate Passes ‘Choose Life’ License Plate Option

An amendment was rejected that would have given the money to the Department of Human Services’ effort to lower infant mortality rates.

CBS Detroit–03/18/2015

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Michigan Republicans Meet To Choose New Party Leader

Republicans had a successful 2014 election and hope to win Michigan in the presidential race for the first time since 1988.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2015

Former Florida Republican Governor Jeb Bush speaks at the 2014 National Summit on Education Reform in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014.  (Credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush To Visit Detroit Economic Club

It will be the Republican’s first trip to Michigan since announcing he’s contemplating a presidential bid.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2015

Rick Snyder wins bid for re-election as Michigan governor. (Credit: Jon Hewett/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Snyder, GOP Set Michigan Agenda For 4 More Years

“We’re going to build the Michigan back that we had before, but even better,” Snyder told supporters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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Dems, GOP Vie For Control Of Michigan Legislature

The fight for House control in the Nov. 4 election will determine the ease or difficulty with which Republican Gov. Rick Snyder or Democratic challenger Mark Schauer can enact his agenda in the next Legislature.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2014

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Rallying In Livonia, Romney Says It’s Time For Obama ‘To Apologize To America’

But, Romney said, “Help is on the way” in Terri Lynn Land, who “will make a difference in Washington.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2014

Former Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, stands next to Michigan U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land (left) as he holds a 'CoMITT to the Comeback' rally for Michigan republican candidates October 2, 2014 in Livonia, Michigan. Among the Michigan candidates in attendance were U.S. Senate Candidate Terri Lynn Land, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, Attorney General Bill Schuette, and Secretary of State Ruth Johnson. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Mitt Romney Rallies With Terri Lynn Land, Other GOP Candidates

“It’s time for him to apologize to America,” Romney said of Obama, speaking to several hundred GOP supporters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2014

Former Michigan Gov. John Engler. Wikimedia Commons photo by Chuck Grimmett.

U.S. Companies Avoiding Taxes By Merging With Foreign Companies

Twenty-five U.S. companies could complete a so-called corporate inversion this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2014

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