Virgil Smith

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State Senator Proposes Stiffer Penalties For Crimes Against Seniors

“Our elder population, they’re more vulnerable,” says Virgil Smith,

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2014

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Bills Put ‘More Teeth’ Behind Blight Busts

An attack aimed at blighted properties across the state is gaining speed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2012

Senator: Emergency Manager Would Not Work For Detroit

One state lawmaker says an emergency manager would not work for the City of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2011

Debate On Second Bridge To Canada Could See Movement

The on again, off again, debate of whether or not to build a second bridge between Detroit and Windsor is on again this week at the state capitol.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2011


Detroit State Senator To Hold Facebook Town Hall

State Sen. Virgil Smith, D-Detroit, said Wednesday that he will hold a Facebook town hall meeting on Wednesday, Aug.10 at noon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011