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3 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Rand Paul hiring top Mich. GOP strategist

Paul on Monday is expected to name John Yob national political director of RANDPAC, a political operation that's already establishing ties in early 2016 primary states and helping conservative Republicans get elected to public office.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, John McCain, 2012 Presidential Election, US Governors

7 hrs ago | Times Herald

District sees decrease in bullying

AT A GLANCE Cleveland Elementary School: 1 Garfield Elementary School: 0 Howard D Crull Elementary School: 0 Indian Woods Elementary School: 2 Keewahdin Elementary School: 0 Kimball Elementary School: 4 Michigamme Elementary School: 0 Roosevelt Elementary School: 0 Thomas Edison Elementary School: 0 Woodrow Wilson Elementary School: 17 Central ... (more)


Related Topix: US Governors, Education Etc.

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Tom Walsh: DIA seeks grand bargain cash from U.S., Japanese auto suppliers

It's no secret to anyone who lives or works in the city that Detroit has the highest tax rates in... Amid the splendor of the DIA's Rivera Court, U.S. District Chief Judge Gerald Rosen speaks at a news conference on June 9. Gov. Rick Snyder is at right.


Related Topix: Detroit, MI, US Governors, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Michigan

Mark Schauer fires-up Michigan Democrats at campaign rally in Grand Rapids

The advancing tendrils of a looming storm cloud cooled the sunbaked expanse of Rosa Parks Circle as a stream of Michigan Democrats fired-up a crowd of base supporters gathered for some Sunday politicking.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US Senate, Carl Levin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Gary Peters, Grand Rapids, MI, US Governors

Observer & Eccentric

Chuck Moss: Bring our money back home from Lansing

Chuck Moss, 60, served as the 40th District state representative from 2007-12. In 2010, he served as chairman of the Appropriations Committee.


Related Topix: Oakland County, MI, Michigan, Oakland University, US Governors, Oakland, MI

Battle Creek Enquirer

Letter: Michigan's comeback rely on governor's policies

At first, other states across the nation were brushing us to the side, but now they're starting to talk.


Related Topix: US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government

Common Dreams

The Siege of Detroit: A War of Black Urban Removal

Like the rapist who insists his victim "wanted it," Detroit emergency manager Kevyn Orr claims city retirees were expressing "strong support for the city's plan to adjust its debts" when they voted to accept a 4.5 percent cut in their meager pensions.


Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Retirement, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors

News Observer

Democrats, GOP seek edge in legislative primaries

The GOP seized control of the House in 2010 and holds a 59-50 edge, with independent Rep. John Olumba of Detroit also leaning Democratic.


Related Topix: US News, Michigan, US Governors, US Politics, Barack Obama

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Feds Deny Support for Gogebic Co. Freeze Damage

Michigan officials say northern communities, including Gogebic County, dealing with damage caused by last winter's extreme cold aren't eligible for federal support through a presidential disaster declaration.


Related Topix: FEMA, US News, US Governors

CBS Local

Detroit City Council Considers Land Deal For New US-Canada Bridge

The Detroit City Council is considering the transfer of 301 city-owned properties to the Michigan Land Bank in exchange for $1.4 million from the Canadian government as part of plans for a $2 billion international commuter bridge.


Related Topix: US Governors, Detroit, MI, Canada,

The Daily Beast

Rebecca Cook/ReutersDetroit Shuts Taps for People, Not CorpsMore than ...

Some 15,000 residential customers have lost water service, and tens of thousands more are in danger of losing it, thanks to past due bills.


Related Topix: Oakland County, MI, US Governors

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Michigan Radio

Lt. Gov. Calley's future could be decided on the bottom of the August ballot

There are some big stakes in the primary elections less than two weeks away, and fierce fights over congressional and legislative nominations are getting a lot of attention.


Related Topix: US News, Tea Party, US Governors

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has $2 million cash advantage over Democrat Mark Schauer

Michigan Republican Gov. Rick Snyder has a decided cash advantage over Democratic challenger Mark Schauer in his bid for re-election, but outside groups are expected to continue spending heavily in the run-up to the general election.


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

Gov. Rick Snyder: Foreign trade missions bring $196 million in investments to Michigan

Gov. Rick Snyder has traveled far and wide with Michigan's economic development message, and announced today that his trips have resulted in some concrete investments.


Related Topix: Michigan, US Governors, Port Huron, MI, Plymouth, MI, Canton, MI, Plymouth Township, MI

MLive Media Group: Vote yes on Proposal 1 to preserve local funding

The Ford Rouge Center has a stamping press that it bought more than 50 years ago - and it still pays the annual personal property tax on it.


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

WHMI-FM Howell

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On July 16th, two employees of Republican Governor Rick Snyder's reelection campaign attended a campaign event for Mark Shauer, a Howell High School graduate and Democratic gubernatorial candidate.


Related Topix: US News, US Governors

Detroit News

Lawmakers must address juvenile sentencing

We were two of more than 100 former prosecutors, judges, state bar presidents, along with former Gov. William Milliken, who joined a friend of the court brief urging the Michigan Supreme Court to apply a U.S. Supreme Court ruling to those serving a mandatory life without parole sentence handed down when they were teenagers.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Family, Teenagers, Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Governors, Opinion

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WLNS-TV Lansing

Skubick: Governor Snyder Refuses To Take Stance On Controversial Issues

The suspect got out of his truck without putting it in park and began banging on the window of a woman's car.


Related Topix: US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Lansing, MI

Myrtle Beach Online

No Michigan vote allowed on raising minimum wage

The 3-1 vote against certifying the minimum wage drive means lawmakers' approval in May of smaller increases in the hourly wage likely will remain, though advocates of a bigger raise did not rule out an appeal.


Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US News, US Governors, Business News

WILX-TV Lansing

What is Proposal 1 All About?

Lorne joined the News 10 team in June 2013 and couldn't be happier to be living his dream as a video journalist in Lansing.


Related Topix: Lansing, MI, Grand Ledge, MI