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Feds Trying to Track a Million Who Have Overstayed Visas
More than one million foreign visitors who remained beyond the expiration of their visa may still be in the U.S. and immigration officials are having a tough time tracking them all down.
Mon May 20, 2013
U.S. Senate Update: Gary Peters receives early endorsement;...
Good Monday morning: I'm here with another edition of the U.S. Senate Update, MLive's look at the recent happenings in the race: Early endorsement: U.S. Rep Gary Peters , D-Bloomfield Hills, picked up a general election endorsement 536 days before the November 2014 election for U.S. Senate.
Sun May 19, 2013
Chesterfield Township Splash Park, New Baltimore Harbor, Detroit Tigers PAWS Pitches In
Miss the latest local headlines this past week? New Baltimore-Chesterfield Township Patch recaps the news for you: A grand opening ceremony for Chesterfield Township's splash park is set for June.
Sat May 18, 2013
Immigration reform taking center stage again in DC
The US Senate is considering more than 300 amendments filed on a huge immigration plan.
Fri May 17, 2013
Levin, Miller Weigh in on Obamacare Repeal Vote
Sharing their opposing views to The Patients' Rights Repeal Act , Sander Levin and Candice Miller argued their views on the controversial debate through public statements this week.
Thu May 16, 2013
Border fee study, be gone
In April, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced plans to find funds for a study about a cross-border fee for foreigners entering America from the north-or, in our case, west-and south, but that study proposal has been squashed.
Fri May 10, 2013
Michigan Congresswoman on 'Boston Bombings' hearing committee
A House committee on Homeland Security is meeting to talk about the Boston Bombings - and there's a Michigan presence.
Fri May 03, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Rochelle Riley: Where are the female candidates?
When she left the Michigan Legislature, Maxine Berman was hired to crisscross the state to find women to run for office.
Thu May 02, 2013
YouTube Brings Congress to the People
Move over C-SPAN, YouTube is now bringing Congress to the people. All members of the U.S. Congress were invited earlier this week to start live-streaming video from their YouTube channels.
Wed May 01, 2013
Outside Audit of House Finances Is Largely Positive
Miller praised the 2012 House audit and commended the chief administrative officer's team for the past year's work.
The Washington Post
Peters's announcement has been widely expected this week. His decision gives Democrats a top recruit for retiring Democratic Sen.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
The Detroit News
In today's e-Edition of The Detroit News
Candice Miller to re-evaluate a pact letting Illinois divert 3,200 cubic feet per second of Lake Michigan water throughChicago's canal.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Rep. Miller pushes for re-evaluation of diversion of water from Lake Michigan
Washington D.C. - Even flood-causing April rains in west Michigan and heavy snow in the Upper Peninsula won't be enough to overcome record-low water levels in lakes Michigan and Huron that have led to emergency dredging and plenty of worry.
ATHENA Award to Awarded in Shelby Township
The Macomb Foundation present the 2013 ATHENA Award Friday at The Palazzo Grande in Shelby Township.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Congress ends air traffic controllers' unpaid days off
Congress overwhelmingly approved legislation Friday that ended unpaid days off for air traffic controllers that resulted in delays of hundreds of flights a day, causing headaches for travelers and legislators.
The Brattleboro Reformer
Republicans tout cuts in House spending
Republicans say spending for House operations, including lawmaker offices, has dropped by more than $200 million since they took control three years ago.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
San Bernardino County Sun
Democrats fight each other in congressional race
Two high-profile Democrats vying for the 31st Congressional District seat in 2014 - Redlands Mayor Pete Aguilar and former Rep.
Boehner-led cost-cutting saving millions in the House
The House of Representatives will spend 15% less on its own operations this year than it did three years ago under a cost-cutting effort launched by Speaker John Boehner that is on pace to have saved taxpayers more than $400 million by the end of this year When Republicans took control of the House in January 2011, Boehner, the new speaker, said ... (more)
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Feds eye extra fee at border
Ursel Bucholz might have to curtail future trips across the Blue Water Bridge. A resident of London, Ontario, Bucholz said she visits the Port Huron area about once a month and has many friends who make the trip with her.