Renewed Call For Ficano's Resignation Amid Corruption ProbeA Wayne County Commissioner is calling for Executive Robert Ficano to resign, the same day another of his former aides was charged with bribery
Ex-Detroit, Wayne Co. Finance Chief Marshall Dies Ex-Detroit and Wayne County financial chief Bella Marshall has died. She was 62.
Michigan Matters: China and Michigan’s EconomyThis week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain gets an update on China and the improving economic position with Michigan.
Snyder’s China Plan Hits PaydirtIn less than six months, Gov. Rick Snyder has flipped the state’s gameplan towards China which is gaining applause from C. Peter Theut, Robert Ficano and others.
Michigan Matters: Women’s History Month, DiabetesTerry Barclay, the CEO of Inforum, Tee Thompson, President of the National Association of Women in Business (NAWBO), and Business Executive Denise Ilitch talk about Women’s History Month and upcoming events that honor women.
Ex-Assistant Wayne County Exec Indicted For ExtortionExtortion charges have been filed against Michael Grundy, who was entrusted with operating a health care program for low-income, uninsured workers.
State Rep. Phil Cavanaugh May Run Against FicanoCavanagh called Langton's Talk Radio 1270 show to discuss Ficano's Wednesday night State of the County address, where he didn't spare the embattled exec -- who has three years left on his term.
Robert Ficano Apologizes During State Of County AddressWayne County Executive Robert Ficano delivered his annual State of the County address Wednesday night, beginning by saying he's sorry for the recent scandals rocking his administration.
Embattled Wayne Chief Gives State Of County TalkEmbattled Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano is scheduled to give his annual State of the County address Wednesday night.
Michigan Matters: Craig DeRocheCraig DeRoche, former Michigan Speaker of the House, talks about his issues due to alcoholism and the national organization called Prison Fellowship that works to remedy what is wrong with America’s prison system.
State Rep. Wants Ficano Removed From OfficeState Representative John Olumba sent a letter to the 15 members of the Wayne County Commission urging them to pass a resolution asking Gov. Rick Snyder to begin removal hearings.
Carol Cain: 'Big Four' On Jobs, Emergency Managers And Gov. SnyderIt was guarded optimism about adding jobs and uncertainty about an Emergency Manager for Detroit on the minds of the Big Four political leaders during a Detroit Economic Club appearance.
Ficano Talks Severance Pay: 'I Have Not Done Anything Wrong'"That's in litigation - the lawyers always think we talk way too much to begin with - let the facts come out in litigation," added Ficano.
Ficano Named In Ex-Deputy's Whistleblower SuitWayne County's former deputy executive claims in a whistleblowers' suit that his ex-boss tried to cover-up severance deals for top appointees.
Wayne County's Ficano To Lay Off 90 WorkersEmbattled Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano has announced the layoffs of 90 workers as part of cost-cutting efforts amid a $160 million budget deficit.