Carl Levin News
News on Carl Levin continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
2 hrs ago | Politico
The Defense Department on Tuesday strongly defended its program to transfer "excess" military equipment to local law enforcement agencies, anxious about national scrutiny of the way St. Louis-area police have handled violence there following the shooting of Michael Brown.
INCROYABLE - Relais France 4x400m Femme - Championnats d'Europe 2014 - INCREDIBLE F...
Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?
This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose
Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'
6 hrs ago | WOODTV.com
When Democratic U.S. Sen. Carl Levin announced last year that he would not seek reelection, it opened up a seat he has held since the late 1970s.
19 hrs ago | Crain's Detroit Business
The MBS International Airport near Saginaw has received more than $660,000 in federal funding to update its master plan and layout plan.
The name of the officer has been released , alongside allegations that Brown was involved in a robbery.
Police meet for a late afternoon roll call and briefing prior to the National Guard's arrival in Ferguson, Missouri, August 18, 2014.
A long, long time ago - June 19th, 2014, to be exact - Rep. Alan Grayson proposed an amendment to a Department of Defense appropriations bill that would stop the Pentagon from giving high-grade military weapons to local and state police forces.
FRESH OUT THIS A.M.: LEVIN REFLECTS. Tax Analysts sat down with Congress's meanest tax cheat bulldog, retiring Michigan Democrat Carl Levin, who later this year will leave the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations' gavel up for grabs.
Police Chief Robert DeVries said the armored military vehicle it acquired from the Department of Defense in April would be used to protect officers and civilians - and not as a blunt instrument.
In the aftermath of clashes between heavily armed police forces and protesters in Ferguson, MO, the Senate will review the nearly twenty-five year old law that promotes the transfer of surplus military goods to police forces, the head of the Senate Armed Services Committee said on Friday.
Recently planted native wildflowers line a restored wetland on the south shore of Muskegon Lake, with a Sappi paper-mill stack in the background.
The award presentation will be made at LTU's annual convocation ceremony for new students and their families at 12:30 p.m. Aug. 24 in the Ridler Field House on the LTU campus in Southfield.
After a decade of sending military equipment to civilian police departments across the country, federal officials are reconsidering the idea in light of the violence in Ferguson.
Federal Officials Rethink Giving Excess Military Gear To Police Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said his committee will review the program to determine if the Defense Department's surplus equipment is being used as intended.
A spokeswoman for Sen. Jeff Merkley complained Friday that a new television ad accusing the Oregon Democrat of being an unproductive legislator is "blatantly lying" about Merkley's legislative history.
U.S. Sen. Carl Levin is hitting lakeshore events in Grand Haven and Muskegon this weekend for what could be his last tour through the area during 35 years in office.
Updated: Tue Aug 19, 2014 09:34 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC