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2 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

Epic Fail: Sean Penn and other dignitaries attempt to sweet talk...

However, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Silicon Valley venture capitalist Shervin Pishevar and actor Sean Penn join the long list of dignitaries who have sought to -- unsuccessfully -- reason with the Castro regime for Alan Gross' release.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Jesse Jackson, Democrat, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Jeff Flake, Republican, Chris Van Hollen

7 hrs ago | MLive.com

US Senate candidate Gary Peters built bridges in military, and wants to do same in upper chamber

When the Michigan legislature wrapped up the session in December 1995, then-State Sen. Gary Peters left Lansing for a 15-day tour of the Persian Gulf.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Military, US Navy, US Senate, Michigan

Thu Jul 24, 2014

MLive.com

Enbridge pipeline in Straits of Mackinac needs more supports, Attorney General says

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette says that Enbridge's pipeline in the Straits of Mackinac does not comply with state regulations and needs to have additional anchors installed to support the pipeline.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, Mackinac Island, MI

Wed Jul 23, 2014

WILX-TV Lansing

Construction begins at MSU's FRIB Site

Cement trucks were on site pouring concrete for the "Facility for Rare Isotope Beams" from 3 to 8 a.m. Wednesday morning.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Carl Levin, Democrat, Lansing, MI

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

Ag Experts Praise The Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program

Annually Michigan growers produce nearly 80% of the United States supply of tart cherries, or 275-million pounds.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Marketing

Myrtle Beach Online

Senate bill targets companies that move overseas

But big hurdles remain. The Senate voted 93-7 to begin debating the bill, which would prevent companies from deducting expenses related to moving operations to a foreign country.

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Related Topix: Outsourcing, US Politics, US News, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Mitch McConnell, Business News

WLUC-TV Negaunee

Tribe gets $200,000 for farmers market pavilion

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan is getting $200,000 from the federal government to build a farmers market pavilion.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Agriculture, Science

Instapundit

Snyder Challenger in Michigan Says Voters May Not Know Him, But Know...

Gov. Rick Snyder built his so-called "Grand Bargain" that moved Detroit through the largest municipal bankruptcy in the nation's history on the backs of retired Motor City police, firefighters and other city workers.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Rick Snyder, US Governors

Tue Jul 22, 2014

WHTC

Stabenow announces help for fruit growers

Financial help is headed to Michigan fruit growers who suffered heavy losses in 2012 from freezing weather in April.

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Related Topix: Life, Fruits, Food, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Weather, Agriculture, Science

Roll Call

Democrats Tout Walsh Bill to Bring Back Jobs a " Without Walsh

Politics is overtaking the Senate floor schedule again this week, with a vulnerable Democrat leading the charge on a bill to give tax breaks to employers who return jobs to the United States.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Max Baucus

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Daily Kos

My Day At Netroots Nation 2014

Let me say this up front: y'all aren't going to like some of what's in this diary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Michigan

Northern Michigan News

Stabenow: Fruit growers get new disaster relief

U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow says fruit growers affected by extreme weather conditions in 2012 will now be able to apply for new disaster relief from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Life, Fruits, Food, Weather, Agriculture, Science

TaxVox

Summer Blockbuster? Congress' Week Is Tax-Action Packed

Another big inversion deal heads to closing. Pharmaceutical giant AbbVie agreed to purchase UK drugmaker Shire , making it the largest US company so far to move its address overseas for lower taxes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Outsourcing

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Daily Kos

We need to export the union movement

Today at Netroots Nation, Senator Debbie Stabenow said we need to quit exporting jobs and go back to exporting goods.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Washington Examiner

Elizabeth Warren has already changed the Democratic conversation

As Elizabeth Warren delivered the keynote address Friday at the progressive Netroots Nation conference here, her surroundings had all the trappings of a presidential campaign launch.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Hillary Clinton, Representative Gary Peters, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Daily Kos

Follow NN14 day 3 from home

Netroots Nation 2014 is now beginning its third day in Detroit, Michigan, and if you weren't able to make it, you can follow conference keynotes, highlights, and interviews online via Netroots Nation website .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Detroit, MI, IGN Entertainment, Fox Interactive Media

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Switched

Senate Candidate Gary Peters To Kochs: Come At Me, Bros

Conservative operatives backed by the Koch brothers aren't very big fans of Rep. Gary Peters.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Gary Peters, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, US Senate, Carl Levin, Michigan Government, Senator Elizabeth Warren

WNEM-TV Saginaw

John Moolenaar runs for fourth district congressional seat

"We have the best country in the world and I want to do what I can do to help this country move in a better direction," Moolenaar said.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

ClickOnDetroit

Michigan senator wants to stop tax breaks for outsourcing

Senator Debbie Stabenow wants to see an end to tax breaks for companies that ship jobs overseas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Michigan, Outsourcing, Michigan Government

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Daily Kos

Live Streaming of 2014 Netroots Nation from Upstream with schedules

Hey, check this out. A bunch of liberal bloggers are having a big conference out in Detroit, and you can watch the whole thing with live streaming.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Mark Schauer, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

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