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Legislation Aims To Cut Heroin Overdoses With Counteracting Drug

The drug counteracts the effects of an overdose and a state representative says that could give the addict a second chance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/16/2014


Recall Effort Misses Petition Deadline

An effort to recall a state lawmaker from Lenawee County has failed after organizers missed the deadline to get petition signatures to the Michigan secretary of state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2011

State Representatives with Warren Woods School Supt. Stacy Denewith-Fici at Pinewood Elementary School in Warren. (WWJ's Pat Sweeting)

Focus On Cuts To Education Intensifies

Those opposed to cutting education funding continue to try to gather support.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2011

Jim Townsend (D) State Representative

“Budget Task Force” Town Hall Meetings Scheduled

Two “Budget Task Force” town hall meetings are being held in metro Detroit this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2011

(Associated Press Photo)

Actors Make Their Case For Continuation Of Film Tax Credit

State Representative Rudy Hobbs heard from voters about what to do about film tax incentives, which could fall victim to budget cuts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2011

State Representative Lesia Liss.

School And Elected Officials Meet To Discuss Proposed Cuts

Some Macomb County superintendents met with elected state and federal officials about proposed cuts to education.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2011

Photo Credit: WWJ Mike Campbell

Overflow Crowd For Property Tax Information

There was an overflow crowd at the St. Clair Shores Library for a Property Tax Town Hall Meeting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2011

State Rep. Calling For Moratorium On Foreclosures

Former Detroit City Councilwoman Alberta Tinsley-Talabi is taking her fight to save neighborhoods to Lansing, asking the governor for a moratorium on foreclosures.



Former State Rep. Kate Ebli Dead At 52

Former State Representative Kate Ebli has died. The Monroe County Democrat had recently finished her second term in office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2011