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The Detroit News
Four Democrats fight for nomination for 11th District House seat
Four Democrats are fighting to be their party's candidate for the congressional seat held by U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio, whom the Capitol Hill tabloid Roll Call estimates has at least a 50 percent chance of not being re-elected.
Long-term Democrat challenged in Michigan's 13th Congressional primary race
Democratic Congressman John Conyers Jr. talks with Michigan Radio's Lester Graham.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
It's time for term limits
Where do you stand on term limits for Congress? If you're for them, as I am, welcome to mainstream America! Recent polls show strong American support for term limits.
The Island Packet
Michigan primary is start of US House shakeup
The Aug. 5 primary features four open seats, heavily-financed challenges to two Republican incumbents and the start to replacing the longest-serving member of Congress in history, Democrat John Dingell.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Oops! EPA Goes Off Topic, Tweets About Kardashian
The Environmental Protection Agency's fight to clean up water pollution got a splash of pop culture, thanks to an Internet flub involving reality TV star Kim Kardashian.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Longest-Serving Member of Congress Also Has the Best Twitter Feed
Rep. John Dingell: "Staff has now informed me of what a Kardashian is. I'm only left with more questions."
's Gut Check for July 22, 2014
The FAA has told U.S. airlines that they are prohibited from flying to or from Israel's Ben-Gurion Airport for a period of up to 24 hours.
The Washington Post
How the EPA and Kim Kardashian a kollideda a on Twitter
When tweeting and working are synonymous, there are a few social media lessons one must learn.
Dingell asks EPA: What's with Kim Kardashian tweet?
Rep. John Dingell, D-Mich., replied to the EPA's Office of Water and its auto-generated tweet from the celebrity's new game, wondering about the post from the federal agency that regulates the water you drink.
Even Government Agencies Play The 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood' Game, And Here's Proof
Talk about awkward tweets: On Monday night, July 21, The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Water accidentally tweeted an auto-generated tweet from Kim Kardashian's new game, "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood."
Mon Jul 21, 2014
No level playing field
As long as we don't have a system of public campaign financing, candidates for seats in the U.S. Senate and House find that there is no level playing field.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Glittering Eye
Where You Sit Is Where You Stand
About the only thing Ms. Slaughter didn't do in five hours was offer House Speaker John Boehner her litigation notes.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Conyers honored for donation of personal papers
Congressman John Conyers turns in his personal papers to the Damon J. Keith Collection of African-American Legal History Friday July 18, 2014 during a dedication ceremony in Detroit.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Conyers honored for donation of personal papers
A number of judges and lawyers honored U.S. Rep. John Conyers in a ceremony Friday, thanking the 85-year-old Detroit Democrat for donating personal papers from his nearly 50 years in Washington to Wayne State University.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
What's Ahead For The Great Lakes State? 'Michigan In...
CBS 62's "Eye on the Future" special airs 6:30 p.m. Sunday before "60 Minutes". July 17, 2014 8:31 AM Outgoing Congressman John Dingell and U.S. Senator Carl Levin appear together in the "Eye on the Future" special "Michigan in Transition" airing 6:30 p.m. this Sunday on CBS 62. The two Michigan leaders talk about changes in the political landscape ... (more)
HAPPI/Household & PP Industry
Sunscreen Innovation Act\nMoves Through Congress
Brighter days may be ahead for the US sun care market and the companies that supply actives in these formulas.
House heads toward sunscreen vote
A U.S. House version of bipartisan legislation known as the Sunscreen Innovation Act was reported out of that chamber's energy and commerce committee Tuesday and is headed for a full House vote.
Bentivolio targets VA medical care
U.S. Rep. Kerry Bentivolio slammed the medical care given to veterans as he talked to patients and staff last week at South Lyon Senior Care and Rehab.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Which candidates have the most money from contributions? Those who donated to their own campaign
The candidates who top the amount of money in contributions are also those who put significant amounts of their own money into their bids.