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Greens' ad hits Michigan's Land on Koch ties
The League of Conservation Voters launched an advertising campaign Friday aimed at painting Michigan Republican Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land as an extension of the billionaire oil baron Koch brothers.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, candidate Gary Peters stop in Muskegon to talk about jobs, Great Lakes
U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow and Senate candidate Gary Peters stopped in Muskegon Thursday, Aug. 21, to talk about jobs and water policy issues.
High court hopeful's abortion stance stirs up Mich. Democrats before convention
The party's Justice and Women's caucuses have taken issue with Murphy's apparent anti-abortion position.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Political Insider: Flanagan stung by parallel to Wallace
But when a pro-charter schools group likened his threat to block creation of new schools to the late Alabama segregationist Gov. George Wallace , 'it hurt a bit,' Flanagan said.
Detroit Free Press
Feds give Michigan the first $750,000 to fix flood-damaged roadways
The Federal Highway Administration today announced the award of $750,000 to begin to offset the state of Michigan's costs for initial repairs to roads and bridges damaged by last week's floods.
Ending Spending Action Fund: 'In six years, (U.S. Rep. Gary) Peters...
Ending Spending Action Fund is up with this ad criticizing Rep. Gary Peters, the Democrat running in Michigan's Senate race.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Pacific Daily News
Auto museum may be dream come true
As car lovers readied for the Woodward Dream Cruise on Saturday, the dream of a world-class auto museum is gaining traction.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The Washington Post
NRCC urges early outreach to women
In his ad for Minnesota's 8th Congressional District, Republican House candidate Stewart Mills begins his spot decked out in hunting gear and ends with him wearing pink high heels.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
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 .
Norwalk Citizen News
Debates in governor, US Senate races in doubt
Michigan voters have viewed at least $20 million worth of political ads in competitive gubernatorial and U.S. Senate campaigns.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Dream of world-class Detroit auto museum gains traction
As car lovers from across the country and around the world gather for the Woodward Dream Cruise on Saturday, the dream of a world-class auto museum is gaining traction.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Harry Reid to Fundraise for Two Democrats in Lake Tahoe
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid will hold a retreat in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, this weekend with donors to boost two Democratic Senate campaigns: Rep. Gary Peters' bid in Michigan and Sen. Al Franken's re-election in Minnesota.
Truth Squad: Land ad hits Peters for accepting Wall Street cash
Huge banks and insurance firms that trade on the New York stock exchange were at the center of the Great Recession that the nation is still smarting from, making "Wall Street Insider" a term that can still grab the attention of voters.
It Doesn't Have To Be 'Michigan Versus LGBT People'
Last week, two juxtaposed events starkly exposed the long-range impact of choices we make at the ballot box.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
State of Michigan
Snyder leads effort for federal emergency relief for Southeast Michigan
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 LANSING, Mich. Following the state declaration of disaster for Wayne, Macomb and Oakland Counties, Gov. Rick Snyder today issued this statement regarding his efforts to secure federal emergency relief for Southeast Michigan due to recent flooding: "In addition to the state declaration of disaster, we are actively pursuing ... (more)
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Terri Lynn Land loses a major backer
Politico is reporting that one of Land's biggest backers, the Koch brother backed group Freedom Partners, has just pulled the plug on $1.1 million worth of advertising time in Michigan for the month of August.
National Historic Vehicle Register Act to Preserve Automotive History
The automobile is a crucial part of American history, and new legislation is now in motion to establish a National Historic Vehicle Register that would document and preserve information on historically significant vehicles in the Library of Congress.
Lawmaker announces historic vehicle legislation
U.S. Rep. Gary Peters has introduced legislation that would create a federal historic vehicle register and document and preserve automotive heritage.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Turkish Diplomatic Reception in Farmington Hills, MI
The Honorary Consul of Turkey in Detroit, Nurten Ural, offered a Diplomatic reception on Saturday, August 9th, 2014 in Farmington Hills.
Border crisis becomes campaign fodder in across the country
An undocumented immigrant awaits transport to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection processing center after being detained on July 22, 2014 near Falfurrias, Texas.