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Wednesday | 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.


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

Wednesday | 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.


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

Wednesday Jul 30 | Battle Creek Enquirer

Letter: Governor's policies working for the state

This is a stark contrast to the gloomy years when Gov. Granholm was in office and the state's population consistently dropped to embarrassing lows.


Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Snyder

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Five Detroit groups make pick in Wayne County executive race

A group of Detroit community organizations on Tuesday endorsed State Rep. Phil Cavanagh in the race for Wayne County executive.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Wayne County, MI, US Governors

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Crain's Detroit Business

Ex-Pentagon CIO ready to do home work

Teresa Takai , former chief information officer for the state under Gov. Jennifer Granholm and later for the Pentagon, is back in southeast Michigan to pursue her next job.


Related Topix: CIO News, US Governors, Department of Defense, US News, Weather

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Detroit News

Land criticizes Peters over Chinese-made pencils

GOP Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land is launching a new campaign ad Tuesday that accuses her rival Rep. Gary Peters of being a 'roadblock' to Michigan.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors, Lottery, Gaming, Michigan Lottery, Outsourcing

Daily Press & Argus

Contest poses two conservative paths

Michigan's 8th Congressional District GOP primary also draws a 'tea party' favorite and privacy advocate against a former state senator who brokered bipartisan deals in Lansing.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Michigan, Lansing, MI, Rochester Hills, MI, Rochester, MI, US Governors

Sun Jul 13, 2014

News Max

Santorum: Republican Party Needs a 'Positive Vision'

The Republican Party is "very divided," former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum said Sunday, and needs a "positive vision."


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Hank Azaria, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Rick Santorum, Meet the Press, Entertainment, Television, US Governors

Free Republic

Jennifer Granholm: Not doing what Obama wants is...

Former Michigan Governor Jen Granholm is one of the nuttier of the Democrats, and she didn't fail to fulfill expectations on Meet the Press, when she claimed that Republicans denying what Obama wants to do is their 'Katrina Moment.'


Related Topix: US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Free Press' Stephen Henderson to appear on 'Meet the Press'

Free Press Editorial Page Editor Stephen Henderson is scheduled to appear on NBC's "Meet the Press" this morning at 10:30 a.m. on WDIV-TV .


Related Topix: US Governors

Fri Jul 11, 2014

American Teacher

AFT President Randi Weingarten Lays Out Bold Call to Reclaim the Promise of America

Los Angeles- American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten kicked off the AFT national convention in Los Angeles today by outlining a bold plan to both fight back and fight forward to reclaim the promise of America and create economic and educational opportunity for all.


Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government, Ted Strickland

Exaggerated Claims of 'Corporate Welfare'

Rep. Justin Amash and Club for Growth Action make false and distorted claims in TV ads that attack Amash's Republican primary opponent, Brian Ellis, for wasting taxpayer money on "corporate welfare."


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors

Tim Skubick: Organizers of political recalls often more talk than action

As much as Sarah Palin would like to impeach President Obama, it's not going to happen.


Related Topix: Michigan, US Governors, Rick Snyder

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Editorial: Still more repairs needed at DHS

DHS is the state agency charged with protecting vulnerable adults such as the elderly or disabled.


Related Topix: US Governors, Opinion

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Press & Argus

Calley calls on businesses to speak out for Proposal 1

Proposal 1 will help Michigan businesses and municipalities, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley said Monday, but both groups must work to spread the word.


Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Snyder

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Free Republic

Audit Shows SEIU 'Dues Skim' Likely Bolstered By...

An audit of the state's Medicaid Home Help Program found that the state of Michigan improperly paid providers $146.4 million from Oct. 1, 2010 to February 28, 2013, the last 17 months of the home health care "dues skim."


Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Susan J. Demas: If she runs for California governor, which Jennifer Granholm would the state get?

There hasn't been much news about Granholm lately, but the San Francisco Gate plunged in with a recent speculation piece.


Related Topix: US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Household Products, Amway, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama