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40 min ago | Radio Magazine

MAB Honors 2014 Award Recipients

The Michigan Association of Broadcasters and MAB Foundation presented the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award, the Distinguished Lifetime of Public Service Award and inducted the 2014 class of the Michigan Broadcasting Hall of Fame August 26 at the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island.

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

8 hrs ago | Cosmetics Design

Sunscreen experts get opportunity to voice opinion on FDA approval process

The US Senate is asking for the opinions of industry professionals on a draft bill that aims to streamline and shorten the FDA regulation process for sunscreen ingredients.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Jack Reed, Democrat, Republican, Johnny Isakson, Ed Whitfield, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WJRT

National anthem singing contest extends deadline

The deadline has been extended a week to enter a singing contest for southeastern Michigan police, firefighters and military members.

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

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Detroit News

Detroiters pay respects to Cardinal Szoka

The tears streamed down Don Jones' face. They couldn't stop. Several steps before him was the body of Cardinal Edmund Szoka, lying in repose before the many mourners whose lives the archbishop touched, molded and inspired.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Roman Catholic Church, Religion, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Hamtramck, MI

The Wichita Eagle

So they said

"With all due respect to Mr. Reid, I don't think that James Madison's wig fits on his head."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, Representative Lynn Jenkins, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Detroit News

Michigan Democrats stress unity, honor retiring Levin, Dingell

Democrats stressed unity at their convention here Saturday amid their hopes that will be an advantage against what they perceive to be a more-divided Republican Party going into the November election.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Carl Levin, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Novi, MI, Bloomfield Hills, MI

Daily Kos

TANF is Now Old Enough for TANF to Stop Caring About Its Well-Being

On August 22, 1994, twenty years ago to the day from yesterday, President Bill Clinton signed the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act, known as "welfare reform."

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Kerry, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Richard Neal, US House of Representatives, Elijah Cummings, Steny Hoyer

Fri Aug 22, 2014

NewsBusters.org

CBS Uses Ice Bucket Challenge to Tout Dem Slamming 'Cold' GOP

During a report on Friday's CBS This Morning about some of the "backlash" against the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, correspondent Ben Tracy highlighted Michigan Democratic Congressman John Dingell bashing Republicans who took part in the effort to raise research money for Lou Gehrig's Disease.

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Related Topix: CBS This Morning, Entertainment, Television, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, National Institutes of Health, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Republican, Paul Ryan, Roman Catholic Church, Religion

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Detroit News

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.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Gary Peters, Twitter, University of Alabama

Roll Call

HOH: Groups Push ALS Activists to Look Past Ice Bucket Challenge

The #IceBucketChallenge, that most ubiquitous of social media stunts, has not only captured the imagination of sitting politicos , parched celebrities and well meaning, but newly hospitalized philanthropists, the world over, it's got advocates thinking about how to tap into this seemingly limitless font of goodwill.

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

Tue Aug 19, 2014

MLive.com

Column: Common sense health care reforms can save billions

According to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development , the United States has health outcomes similar to if not worse than other developed countries.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Debbie Stabenow, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Health Insurance, Healthcare Law, Law, Opinion

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Washington Post

Analysis: Congress can still do deals when it must

This April 1, 2014 file photo shows Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., the ranking member of the House Energy and Committee Committee, speaking on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat, George Miller, Washington, DC, Dave Camp, Republican

Fri Aug 15, 2014

WJRT

Wildlife refuge getting property in Monroe County

Democratic Congressman John Dingell of Michigan, refuge manager John Hartig and others on Monday plan to announce the addition of 28.5 acres of wooded wetlands and uplands in Frenchtown Township, about 35 miles southwest of Detroit.

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

Thu Aug 14, 2014

MassLive.com

Editorial: Obamacare cannot provide coverage for non-citizens

In this March 23, 2010 file photo, President Barack Obama signs the Affordable Care Act in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Barack Obama, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Sander Levin, Tom Harkin, Opinion

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)

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US News, Candice Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Lansing, MI

MLive.com

Washtenaw Community College signs 15-year extension with UA to host training program

Washtenaw Community College signed an agreement Wednesday with the UA to continue hosting the UA's yearly training program on its campus.

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

News Max

Michigan Losing Clout in Congress With Retirements

The departure of four powerful Michigan lawmakers symbolizes the end of an era for the Great Lakes State and for the nation, The New York Times reported.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Dave Camp, US Senate, Carl Levin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, Democrat

Mon Aug 11, 2014

MLive.com

Michigan Delegation: Terri Lynn Land finished 2nd in one race on primary election night

Terri Lynn Land is pictured at U.S. Rep. Justin Amash's primary election party at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in downtown Grand Rapids Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Gary Peters, Representative Justin Amash, Representative Mark Schauer, Dave Camp, US Senate, Carl Levin, Republican

Sun Aug 10, 2014

The Detroit News

Comerica hosts national anthem singing contest

Detroit -- Comerica Bank is hosting a singing contest for southeastern Michigan police, firefighters and military members.

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

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Outside the Beltway

Debbie Dingell, Political Dynasties, And The Problem With Long-Term Incumbency

On Tuesday, to the surprise of absolutely nobody, Debbie Dingell won the Democratic Primary to succeed her husband John Dingell , who is retiring at the end of the year after serving in Congress since 1955: Debbie Dingell has won the Democratic primary to succeed her husband, Rep. John Dingell , the Associated Press reports .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, us Travel, Travel, Conservative Political News

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