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Oakland Dems Focus on Middle Class and Families In Poverty

February 9, 2012

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson says he doesn't expect any more budget cuts through 2015. The Republican leader presented his State of Oakland County address Wednesday night. Before the speech, Democratic members of the county commission outlined their goals for 2012, which include helping middle class and low income families who are still reeling from the recession. WDET's Pat Batcheller spoke with District 18 Commissioner Dave Woodward (D) to get his party's perspective on the state of the county. Click the audio link above to hear the conversation.

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