warren buffett http://michiganradio.org en Lessenberry talks abortion coverage, millions to small businesses in Detroit and bankruptcy http://michiganradio.org/post/lessenberry-talks-abortion-coverage-millions-small-businesses-detroit-and-bankruptcy <p>In this <em>Week in Michigan Politics, </em>Christina Shockley and Jack Lessenberry discuss a proposal to block abortions from being covered in basic health plans, how <a href="http://michiganradio.org/post/warren-buffett-michigan-praises-detroit-announces-investment-local-businesses">Warren Buffett is backing millions of dollars</a> in an initiative to help small businesses in Detroit, and look to next week when Judge Steven Rhodes will decide if Detroit is eligible for bankruptcy.</p><p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 13:18:17 +0000 Jack Lessenberry, Christina Shockley & Emily Fox 15455 at http://michiganradio.org Lessenberry talks abortion coverage, millions to small businesses in Detroit and bankruptcy Warren Buffett in Michigan: Praises Detroit, announces investment in local businesses http://michiganradio.org/post/warren-buffett-michigan-praises-detroit-announces-investment-local-businesses <p>Warren Buffett was in Michigan Tuesday to help launch a <a href="http://10ksbdetroit.com/">program </a>that will invest $20 million in small businesses in and around Detroit.</p><p></p><p>Buffett is an advisor to Goldman Sachs’ 10,000 Small Businesses initiative, which is committing $15 million of capital to support small businesses in and around the city. Another $5 million will go to business training for Detroit entrepreneurs.</p><p></p><p>Despite Detroit’s historic bankruptcy filing, Buffett says the city has a “huge potential” for economic growth.</p><p></p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 03:24:21 +0000 Jake Neher 15453 at http://michiganradio.org Warren Buffett in Michigan: Praises Detroit, announces investment in local businesses