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3 hrs ago | Detroit News

Will the real Mark Schauer please stand up?

Critics of Mark Schauer say the Democratic candidate for governor has no real plan for Michigan.


Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors, Small Business, Personal Finance, Opinion

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

LAPD Cop: If You Don't Want To Get Shot, Don't Challenge Me

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

7 hrs ago | The Detroit News

The battle for the Michigan GOP

The tussle between Michigan Republicans over the re-nomination of Lt. Gov. Brian Calley may be getting the headlines, but it is little more than a proxy war for control of the GOP.


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

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Detroit News

Gov. Snyder is no George Wallace

Gov. Rick Snyder has not been any sort of activist on gay marriage, Calabrese writes.


Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, Representative Dan Kildee, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Opinion

WLNS-TV Lansing

Skubick: New E-Cigs Compromise In The Works

The winning Fantasy 5 jackpot from the Aug. 16, 2013, drawing was sold at the Garden City Fuel Stop in the Detroit suburb.


Related Topix: Smoking, Medicine, Health, US Governors

Michigan Republicans celebrate Gov. Rick Snyder's birthday, one millionth voter contact

Gov. Rick Snyder on Tuesday helped the Michigan Republican Party reach an important milestone, and then supporters helped him celebrate a personal milestone of his own.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Governors, Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Flash flood, thunderstorm watches in effect until 10 p.m. in Metro Detroit

The National Weather Service on Tuesday afternoon warned of a line of thunderstorms that could bring heavy rainfall a week after storms caused disastrous flooding across the region.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, US Governors, Michigan

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Gov. Snyder Confirms Financial Emergency In BHAS

Its official, a financial emergency exists within Benton Harbor Area Schools. Governor Snyder confirmed Tuesday his determination made August 11. The school district now has seven days to select one of four options to address the financial emergency.


Related Topix: US Governors

Detroit Free Press

Watch Gov. Rick Snyder take Ice Bucket Challenge

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder accepted the Ice Bucket Challenge from furniture magnate Art VanElslander and got soaked Sunday with a little help from his daughter Kelsey.


Related Topix: US Governors

The Detroit News

Ice-cold bucket of water turns out to be a red-hot fundraising idea

A rare and devastating neuromuscular disease has become a summer fad, as everyone from Bill Gates to Ben Affleck in a Detroit T-shirt to my 13-year-old daughter have responded to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.


Related Topix: US Governors, Life, Charity , Huntington Woods, MI

Daily Globe

Yooper defined

STATE Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, second from right, is flanked by Gov. Rick Snyder and Steve Parks, Delta County prosecutor, whose 11-year effort got the word "Yooper" included in the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, which defines the term as "a native or resident of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan - used as a nickname."


Related Topix: Escanaba, MI, US Governors, Delta County, MI

Mon Aug 18, 2014

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

GOP group calls foul on Democrat attack ad

The Republican Governors Association is crying foul, accusing Democrats of not checking the facts before their latest ad in Michigan's race for governor.


Related Topix: US News, Michigan, US Governors, Pension, Personal Finance

WLNS-TV Lansing

Skubick: Lt. Gov. Brian Calley Vs. Wes Nakigiri

Three years after a brutal murder in Livingston County murder and an appeal to the state's highest court, the trial of 30-year old George Tanner will proceed again locally next month.


Related Topix: Livingston County, MI, Lansing, MI, US Governors


Snyder, Fouts tour flood damaged areas of Warren

WARREN, Mich. - A week after devastating floods ravaged parts of Oakland, Macomb and Wayne counties, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is seeing the damage first hand on the ground.


Related Topix: Warren, MI, US Governors

Lathrup Village Eccentric

Tea party backers dominate Oakland County GOP convention

Michigan Republicans held county conventions across the state Thursday, some of which featured a battle for delegates that will be crucial in deciding an attempted tea party challenge to Gov. Rick Snyder's running mate, Lt.


Related Topix: Michigan, Oakland County, MI, US Governors, Novi, MI, Milford, MI, White Lake, MI


Governor Snyder takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Governor Rick Snyder is among the latest in Michigan to get a bucket of ice water dumped on his head to raise awareness and money for ALS research.


Related Topix: US Governors, Household Products, Art Van Furniture, Retail

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Battle Creek Enquirer

Thousands of kids to get a better start in kindergarten

Michigan's big investment in a state-funded preschool program will give thousands of additional children a shot at a better start to their education this coming school year.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Governors, Education Etc., Oakland County, MI, Pontiac, MI

Metro Times

Reader responses to Mark Schauer, and tips on navigating Ferndale's...

In response to Jack Lessenberry's Politics & Prejudices , user "John S." posted: The proper question is not "Can Schauer win?" but "Should Schauer win?" His main platform seems to be "I'm not Snyder."


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

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Detroit News

Lt. Gov. Calley urges Oakland County GOP supporters not to challenge tea party delegates

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley is urging his supporters not to challenge the state convention voting rights of a slate of tea party-backed delegates elected Thursday night during a raucous Oakland County Republican Party convention.


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

The Detroit News

Outsourcing isn't the problem

The governor also will require Aramark to redesign its current training and staffing procedures in close coordination with the Department of Corrections.


Related Topix: Outsourcing, Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors, State Prisons, Prison

Crooks and Liars

Kochs Are The Kiss Of Death In Michigan

Imagine that: When people know the Kochs want someone elected, they don't want them! I applaud the citizens of Michigan for being awake enough to understand: The Koch brothers' front group Freedom Partners abruptly canceled $1.1 million in ads in Michigan aimed to help elect Republicans last week, according to Politico .


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors, Liberal Political News