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2 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

Challenger Sheffield questions Conyers' work for 13th District residents

U.S. Rep. John Conyers has already faced his toughest challenge of this or any recent election year: qualifying for the ballot.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Inkster, MI, Melvindale, MI, Detroit, MI

8 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

Detroit Water Project Brings Outside Support To Residents In Need

Congressman John Conyers, Jr., joins demonstrators protesting against the Detroit Water and Sewer Department July 18 in Detroit, Michigan.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Detroit, MI

10 hrs ago | Villainous Company

The Chimpeachment Follies

It's summertime, the air is balmy and full of talk about impeachment. Well, at least if you're a Democrat and you're fundraising : ...If all you were reading were Democratic email lists, though, you might imagine it was December 1998 all over again.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Cynthia McKinney, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Jerrold Nadler, Dennis Kucinich, Nancy Pelosi

Wed Jul 30, 2014

ThinkProgress

Detroit Residents Going Without Water Will Get Relief

On Tuesday, control of Detroit's municipal water department was handed back to the city's mayor , Mike Duggan, from the emergency manager handling the city's bankruptcy.

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Related Topix: Economics News, Bankruptcy, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sheila Jackson-Lee, Healthcare Law, Law, Social Software, Liberal Political News

Customer Interaction Solutions

ITI Statement of Support for Bipartisan House Trade Secrets Protection Act

WASHINGTON, July 29 -- The Information Technology Industry Council issued the following news release: The Information Technology Industry Council issued the following statement from Miguel Martinez, director of government affairs and tax policy counsel, in support of bipartisan Trade Secrets Protection Act of 2014 introduced in the U.S. House of ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Howard Coble, Democrat, Jerrold Nadler, Steve Chabot

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Michigan Radio

GOP establishment backs challenger in the 3rd district, but voters don't seem to care

The race to become the republican candidate for Michigan's conservative 3rd congressional district is a flip of other races across the country.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Grand Rapids, MI

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Detroit News

Portraits, works by emerging artists show great talents in 2 exhibits

Inspired by Howard Zinn's populist 'People's History of the United States,' Detroit filmmaker and artist Nicole Macdonald created a series of enormous paintings of Detroit heroes past and present - telling the city's history, in her words, 'from the ground up.'

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Samoa News

Glasnost on the Potomac under...

It's as if the United States has two governments, one open and one very much not.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, George Bush, US House of Representatives, Democrat

jdsupra.com

Highlights of Congressional Hearings on Copyright Moral Rights,...

On July 15, 2014, the Judiciary Committee of the United States House of Representatives, through its Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet , held hearings regarding a number of copyright issues, including moral rights, termination rights, resale royalty and copyright term.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Howard Coble, Democrat, Bob Goodlatte, Jerrold Nadler

Politico

OMB gets new press guru

New director Shaun Donovan won't be the only new face at the Office of Management and Budget when he's sworn in Monday - he's brought over Melanie Roussell Newman as his new top press aide.

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Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Michigan Radio

Long-term Democrat challenged in Michigan's 13th Congressional primary race

Democratic Congressman John Conyers Jr. talks with Michigan Radio's Lester Graham.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Dingell, Detroit, MI

Sun Jul 27, 2014

RedState

Justin Amash versus the Chamber of Commerce

A showdown is brewing in Michigan's Third Congressional Distirct which could have outsized impact on national politics for the foreseeable future.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Ron Paul, Brea, CA

Observer & Eccentric

Around Wayne and Westland

Chicken, hot dogs and hamburgers will be provided by club and prepared by guest Chefs Dan Geb and Jake Hess.

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Related Topix: Westland, MI, Wayne, MI, Education Etc., Wayne County, MI, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Inkster, MI

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Leahy and Other Leaders of Senate and House Judiciary Committees Hail ...

WASHINGTON, July 25 -- The office of Sen. Patrick S. Leahy, D-Vt., issued the following news release: The House on Friday unanimously passed bipartisan legislation that would restore the ability of consumers to more easily transfer their cell phones to other wireless carriers, just one week after the Senate approved the same measure.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Republican, Chuck Grassley, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte

National Review Online

White House Negotiating with Hill Democrats about Border Crisis

White House officials are meeting with Hill Democrats in an attempt to figure out if there are policy changes that the party could support in order to strike a deal with congressional Republicans that would secure the administration with additional funding for the border crisis.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, Representative Keith Ellison

San Francisco Bay View

Hundreds of protestors flood Detroit streets to protest water shut-offs

Hundreds marched in the streets of downtown Detroit on July 18 to protest water services being shut off for thousands of residents too poor to pay their utility bills.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Natural Disasters, Flood, Activism, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Detroit News

Conyers ramps up as Sheffield presses on

U.S. Rep. John Conyers is campaigning more vigorously than normal for a 26th term, after a political scare a month ago nearly sidetracked his quest to be the first black dean of Congress.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, John Dingell, Nancy Pelosi

Switched

Opening Statements Reveal Shooter's State Of Mind In Renisha McBride Case

As a prosecutor showed a jury photos of Renisha McBride, her father rushed out of the court room.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Violent Crime, Dearborn Heights, MI, Life, Self Defense

US News & World Report

Freedom Act 'Close' One Year After Amash's NSA Attempt

Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., right, led the initial fight against NSA surveillance.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Michigan, Michigan Government, Barack Obama

Hindustan Times

US lawmaker a longtime Modi pursuer faces new reality

A Republican lawmaker who has been a leading advocate of denying Narendra Modi a visa in the past, appears reconciled to the Prime Minister's coming visit.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Democrat

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