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25 min ago | Switched
Throughout her run for the Senate, Michigan Republican candidate Terri Lynn Land has been forced to fend off criticism of her family's real estate business. Now, it appears, her defense may end up producing its own set of troubles for her political aspirations.
7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Senatorial candidate Gary Peters told The Detroit News he will not be selling his stock in Total S.A., an oil company profiting from pet coke. In an article appearing in yesterday's newspaper , Peters was responding to claims from the Terri Lynn Land campaign that Peters is being hypocritical by claiming she is being backed by campaign contributors that profited off petroleum coke that had been stored in the Detroit area.
7 hrs ago | Swing State Project
Mayday PAC in New Hampshire: lessons learned . UPDATED by DocDawg - Mayday PAC, Lawrence Lessig's "ironic" crusade t' drive fundamental campaign booty reform by fightin' fire with fire , faced its first major armada - and humiliatin' defeat - in t' New Hampshire Republican primary for US Senate.
8 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press
Voters have important choices to make at the polls Nov. 4, when we decide who will fill two of the most powerful offices in Michigan: the governor's office and the U.S. Senate. Republican Gov. Rick Snyder faces a challenge for the governor's office from former U.S. Rep. Mark Schauer, a Democrat.
Peters, D-Bloomfield Township, said Saturday he won't sell the $19,000 in stock he owns of Total S.A., a French energy company that produces the petroleum coke substance that Peters once called 'dirtier than the dirtiest fuel.' Republican Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land's campaign charges Peters' investment runs counter to the public war he waged last year over a pile of pet coke stored near the banks of the Detroit River.
Rep. Nick Rahall, D-W.Va., poses with House Speaker John Boehner at the start of his 19th term last year. Rahall is running for re-election in a district that President Obama lost by 32 points in 2012.
Terri Lynn Land is losing friends faster than the kid who tells the teacher what everyone else was doing while she was out of the room. The latest Public Policy Polling survey shows the Republican's favorability has dropped a net 28 points since December.
The publication U.S. News & World Report has dubbed U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land 'The Invisible Senate Candidate,' citing the Michigan Republican's debate and media dodging. Land has yet to agree to any debates against her Democratic opponent Gary Peters and seems content to hide behind a barrage of TV ads.
A surprise to some. Former Michigan Governor William Milliken, a Republican, has endorsed a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate.
In June, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 3211, "The Mortgage Choice Act," which addresses discrimination against affiliate businesses in the calculation of fees and points under the Qualified Mortgage safe harbor. H.R. 3211 and its Senate companion, S. 1577, are a bipartisan compromise that reduces discrimination against mortgage firms with affiliates in the calculation of fees and points in the Dodd-Frank Ability to Repay/Qualified Mortgage rule.
Republican Terri Lynn Land and Democrat Gary Peters have been slugging it out on TV right out of the gate in the battle for the Michigan U.S. Senate seat. Paleologos on the Poll: Michigan Republican Terri Lynn Land and Democrat Gary Peters have been slugging it out on TV right out of the gate in the battle for the Michigan U.S. Senate seat.
The House on Thursday took another swipe at Obamacare ahead of the midterm elections, with about two dozen Democrats joining the Republican majority to pass a bill that lets insurers continue to offer employer health plans that do not comply with the law's coverage standards. President Obama has threatened to veto the measure, which passed the chamber 247-167 but will surely die in the Democrat-controlled Senate.
Buzz Cut: a Obama takes a mulligan on response to beheadings a Obama ally hits Hillary's 'entitlement' as frontrunner's ratings fall a 'Significant illegal activities' alleged against pro-Nunn group a Ugly early in N.H. a But you should see the view! OBAMA TAKES A MULLIGAN ON RESPONSE TO BEHEADINGS So, that round of golf probably wasn't worth it, right? President Obama is scrambling in a prime-time address tonight to show that his level of alarm about marauding Islamists in the Middle East matches that of his fellow Americans.
GOP in uphill battle in Michigan US Senate fight ot so long ago, Republicans were giddy about winning U.S. Senate control in part by picking up a prized seat in Michigan held for more than three decades by a retiring Democratic lion, Sen. Carl Levin. Check out this story on thetimesherald.com: http://on.lsj.com/1rViZN4 Terri Lynn Land, Republican candidate for United States Senate, walks in the Labor Day Parade in Romeo, Mich., Sept.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 10:32 pm
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