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Snyder gives rousing defense of Brian Calley

Gov. Rick Snyder gave an emphatic defense of his record and his embattled running mate, Lt.

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Related Topix: Rick Snyder, US Governors, US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, Novi, MI

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Fox News

Ex-Michigan Dem governor teaching class on job creation despite spotty record

Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm saw her state lose a half-million jobs under her watch, but that isn't stopping her from teaching a graduate course this fall at University of California at Berkeley that will focus on developing job creation strategies.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors, California

Politico

LCV targets Land - Poll: Brown, Shaheen tied - Rand's entourage

The following newsletter is an abridged version of Campaign Pro's Morning Score.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Michigan Government, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, US Governors

Tue Aug 19, 2014

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

With Ferguson in the spotlight, Benton Harbor residents reflect on 2003 riots

It was a summer night in June of 2003 when 27-year-old Terrance Shurn led police on a high speed chase through the city of Benton Harbor.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Model D

A church and a gas station in Detroit reap the benefits of energy efficiency

An accordion sounded from the front of the gymnasium at the Pilgrim Church and I Am My Brother's Keeper Ministry on a Thursday evening, live musical accompaniment for one of several free weekly dinners the ministry provides.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Energy, DTE Energy, US Governors

SFGate

Al Gore suit against Al Jazeera the height of hypocrisy

When Al Jazeera bought Current TV for $500 million in January 2013, former Vice President and Current co-founder Al Gore praised the deal.

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Related Topix: The Future, Books, US Politics, US News, Al Gore, Activism, US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government, Opinion

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Representative Nesbitt Confident GOP Majority Will Hold

Republicans in Michigan remain confident that they will keep control of both chambers of the Legislature and the governor's office.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors

Thu Aug 14, 2014

MLive.com

Truth Squad: Anti-Peters 'Roadblock' ad hits a speed bump

In this 30-second ad entitled, "Roadblock," GOP Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land's campaign brings attention to the fact that in 2003 the state granted a contract to a Chinese firm to manufacture Keno lottery pencils.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

MLive.com

Democrat Mark Schauer promises middle class tax cut in first campaign ad for governor

Michigan Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer on Tuesday released his first official television ad of the 2014 election cycle, highlighting his support for the auto industry and promising to "cut middle class taxes" if elected.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Michigan Government, Tax, TV Advertising, Rick Snyder, US Governors

Crooks and Liars

Boston Fans Turn 'Good Will Hunting' Bench Into Robin Williams Memorial

When watching Robin Williams play Robin Williams, I often got the sensation of being on a high-speed roller coaster with no brakes.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Times Herald

No parole for inmate whose release Granholm canceled

An inmate who won a groundbreaking case about the power of Michigan governors to change prison sentences has lost his bid for a parole review.

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BayouBuzz.com

Cassidy ducking? Landrieu featured, GOP killing Demos

Qualifying in only two weeks away for election in the Congressional 5th and 6th Districts and for US Senate race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Louisiana, Louisiana Government, US Governors

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Detroit News

Candidates might dispute notion that it helps to be female

There's no official war on women, just a continuing snark campaign that's apparent even when women candidates run - and win.

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MLive.com

Brad Flory column: Discovering new ways to treat voters like idiots

Up where my house is located, in the agricultural splendor of southern Ingham County, our mailboxes were flooded by junk from two Republicans running for Congress.

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Michigan Lawyers Weekly

First female black lawyer in Pontiac passes at age 60

Born Nov. 11, 1953, Ms. Williams attended Pontiac Central High School. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 1975 and Wayne State University Law School in 1978.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Amash edges ahead of Ellis in early west Michigan returns

U.S. Rep. Justin Amash went into today's primary expected to survive a challenge from businessman Brian Ellis in a west Michigan district that, if nothing else, showed just how unpopular Amash is among some powerful elements of the mainstream Republican Party.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Jennifer Granholm still campaigning for Michigan Democrats

She may not be living in Michigan any more, but former Gov. Jennifer Granholm is still involved in state politics.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Southfield, MI, Troy, MI, Berkley, MI

Sun Aug 03, 2014

MLive.com

Tim Skubick: More politicians than you think refuse to sign 'no new tax' pledge

Guess which one of these guys - Democratic candidate for governor, Mark Schauer, left, and incumbent GOP Gov. Rick Snyder - hasn't signed the "no new tax" pledge? (File Photo The GOP operative was anxiously standing at the entrance to the pipefitter's training facility, trying to flag down exiting capitol scribes who had just covered the Mark ... (more)

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Detroit News

Gov's race shouldn't be this close

Gov. Rick Snyder has had a productive first term, but challenger Mark Schauer is showing more strength than expected at the polls.

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Detroit Free Press

Money, endorsements, voter outreach key as race winds down

Money, endorsements and voter outreach are defining the final days of the 14th Congressional District race.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Representative Hansen Clarke, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Detroit, MI, Wayne County, MI

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