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  1. MSU Expert to Kick Off Michigan Maritime Museum Lecture SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHTC

    ... will speak on "The Asian Carp, a Nuisance Species Threat." This discussion comes days after Lansing Democrat Debbie Stabenow was named a co-chair of the US Senate Great Lakes Task Force that will coordinate efforts to protect against such threats as ...

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  2. Senator Stabenow Talks Goals Of Senate Great Lakes Task ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

    The U.S. Senate Great Lakes Task Force has a new co-chair with Debbie Stabenow joining Senator Matt Kirk of Illinois heading up the panel. Michigan's senior U.S. senator talked to WSJM News about a top priority for the task force.

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  3. Keystone XL wins a pyrrhic victory in U.S. CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 680News

    Sen. Charles Schumer, with Sen. Debbie Stabenow, turns to leave at the end of a news conference about Keystone XL, on Jan. 29, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/Jacquelyn Martin Long-suffering supporters of the Keystone XL pipeline won a moral victory in the U.S. Congress on Thursday - but that's about all they won.

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  4. Senate Passes Keystone BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | TIME.com

    Sen. Maria Cantwell speaks about the Keystone XL Pipeline while flanked by Sen. Chuck Schumer and Sen. Debbie Stabenow during a news conference on Jan. 29, 2015 at the US Capitol in Washington D.C. The new Republican Congress is on the verge of passing a bill to build the controversial Keystone oil pipeline, helping connect the Alberta tar sands in Canada to the Gulf of Mexico. After debating the environmental and economic issues surrounding the 1,179 mile pipeline for years, the Senate passed a bill Thursday that would authorize construction of a pipeline linking the Canadian tar sands with Gulf Coast oil refineries.

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  5. Keystone XL oil pipeline construction bill passes US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Alabama Live

    Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., with Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., turns to leave at the end of a news conference about Keystone XL, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Republican-controlled Senate moved Thursday toward passage of a bipartisan bill approving the Keystone XL oil pipeline, defying a presidential veto threat and setting up the first of many expected battles with the White House over energy and the environment.

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  6. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Business Wire

    ... Funds from operations ... )--Today, Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW) criticized Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) for attempting to use legislation under consideration in the U.S.... )--Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA+' rating to the ...

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  7. Sen. Stabenow Using Keystone Vote to Block USPSa s Cost-Savings MeasuresRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Business Wire

    )--Today, Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW) criticized Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) for attempting to use legislation under consideration in the U.S. Senate aimed at enabling the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline in order ...

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  8. Truax forms PAC as Kirk shifts leftRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... to climate change." Now comes word that the senator has been elected co-chair, along with Michigan Democrat Debbie Stabenow, of the Senate's Great Lakes Task Force. "As co-chairs, my colleague Sen. Stabenow and I are committed to cleaning up toxic ...

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  9. Senator Gary Peters on his proposed amendments to the Keystone XL billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Michigan Radio

    With national attention being paid to the Keystone XL pipeline, Michigan Democratic Senators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters have introduced amendments to the controversial legislation. The first is the petroleum coke, or pet coke, amendment.

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  10. U.S. Senators want to halt post office closures: Morning ReportRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Linn's Stamp News

    The following was pulled from a press release distributed on Jan. 26 by U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow : U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow today introduced an amendment that would stop the U.S. Postal Service from continuing the closure of facilities for two years, preventing delays in services that will impact Michigan families and small businesses. Sen. Stabenow joined Senator Bernie Sanders and 11 other senators in authoring this amendment to legislation currently before the Senate.

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  11. White House Backs Down on College Savings AccountsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Weekly Standard

    ... Capitol, Sens. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Bob Casey (D-Pa.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) also pushed Obama to back away from the idea. This makes it pretty clear that the president - and his party - lack ...

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  12. Senator Kirk elected again as co-chair on Great Lakes task forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    Senator Kirk released yesterday that he will continue to serve as a co-chair of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force, along with Senator Debbie Stabenow. The Great Lakes Task Force is a bipartisan working group that was founded in the mid-1980, that advocates for the protection of our Great Lakes.

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  13. Stabenow Hopes To Keep Post Offices OpenRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

    Michigan U.S. Senator has introduced an amendment stopping the U.S. Postal Service from closing facilities for two years. Democratic Senator Debbie Stabenow of Lansing joined with 12 other senators in authoring the measure, which seeks to prevent delays in services that she says will impact Michigan families and small businesses.

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  14. Stabenow named co-chair of Senate Great Lakes Task...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

    Senator Debbie Stabenow will chair the task force along with Illinois Republican Senator Mark Kirk as they look to coordinate efforts to protect the Great Lakes ecosystem from threats like sewage dumping and invasive Asian carp. The panel dates to the mid-1980s, and Senator Kirk has served as co-chair since 2011.

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  15. Stabenow named co-chair of Senate Great Lakes Task ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WHTC

    Senator Debbie Stabenow will chair the task force along with Illinois Republican Senator Mark Kirk as they look to coordinate efforts to protect the Great Lakes ecosystem from threats like sewage dumping and invasive Asian carp. The panel dates to the mid-1980s, and Senator Kirk has served as co-chair since 2011.

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  16. Michigan Democrats say they're holding off on Iran sanctionsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Michigan's Democratic U.S. senators have told President Barack Obama they'll hold off for now on a bill to increase sanctions against Iran to allow negotiations on nuclear weapons a chance to work. Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters were among 10 Democratic senators who signed a letter saying that they won't press for immediate passage of the bill.

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  17. Senator Looks to Keystone Bill to Stop Postal Facility ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Government Executive

    "Closing facilities and cutting services will lead to delays that will harm Michigan businesses and families," said Sen. Debbie Stabenow. The Keystone XL pipeline has been one of the most politically contentious issues facing the country over the past several years, and it could soon get even more controversial.

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  18. Democrats whiff on Iran sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | The Washington Post

    ... Casey (D-Pa.), Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Chris Coons (D-Del.), Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.), Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) attempts to split the baby between their loyalty to the White House and a serious position on Iran. They assert: We ... 1 comment

  19. McConnell Shows He's the BossRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Roll Call

    ... and then for whatever reason, he changed his mind and went right back to the old Mitch," Michigan Democrat Debbie Stabenow said of the new majority leader Friday. "Right back to a process of shutting everything down, even stopping people from having ...

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  20. Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow trying to stop closures that could slow down Michigan mailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | MLive.com

    Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., is fighting against closures of Michigan postal facilities that could make mail slower.

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