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Detroit Free Press
GOP VP nominee Mike Pence vows to fight 'status quo'said. Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown and former state Rep. Vicki Barnett were
GOP VP nominee Mike Pence vows to fight 'status quo'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 44 minutes ago
said. Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown and former state Rep. Vicki Barnett were among the women at the events. The Michigan Democratic Party released a statement Thursday blasting Trump and Pence, stating the pair have teamed up to form the... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Michigan's 1st Congressional District Democratic Candidates To Face Off In Primaryso we've lived this Northern Michigan experience about trying to provide for fa
Michigan's 1st Congressional District Democratic Candidates To Face Off In Primary
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 3 hours ago
so we've lived this Northern Michigan experience about trying to provide for family," says Cannon. Like Cannon, former Michigan Democratic Party Chairperson Lon Johnson says a focus on job growth would help Northern Michigan. "We are losing... Read more
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MLive.com
Trump is 'leveling with the American people,' Mike Pence says at Grand Rapids eventParenthood, anti-abortion policies and hesitancy to promote equal pay. "Mike P
Trump is 'leveling with the American people,' Mike Pence says at Grand Rapids event
MLive.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Parenthood, anti-abortion policies and hesitancy to promote equal pay. "Mike Pence doesn't speak for Michigan women," Michigan Democratic Party Chief Operating Officer Lavora Barnes said in a statement that also referred to the Trump/Pence... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Aug. 2 primary guide for Michigan votersformer Kalkaska County Sheriff Jerry Cannon is running again after losing to Be
Aug. 2 primary guide for Michigan voters
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 9 hours ago
former Kalkaska County Sheriff Jerry Cannon is running again after losing to Benishek in 2014. Cannon faces former Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson. State House / State Senate Races There are 41 of the 110 seats in the... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Michigan mayors get time in spotlight at Dem conventionwho the next president is, but talking about issues that matter to everyday peo
Michigan mayors get time in spotlight at Dem convention
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
who the next president is, but talking about issues that matter to everyday people,” said Brandon Dillon, chair of the Michigan Democratic Party. “Michigan is a state that a Democratic presidential candidate has to win to become president.... Read more
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MLive.com
Missing in action: Michigan's primary votersof Traverse City and Jack Bergman, a retired Lt. General from Watersmeet in the
Missing in action: Michigan's primary voters
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
of Traverse City and Jack Bergman, a retired Lt. General from Watersmeet in the U.P. In the Democratic primary, former Michigan Democratic Party Chair Lon Johnson of Kalkaska faces former Kalkaska County Sheriff Jerry Cannon, who ran against... Read more
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MLive.com
Truth Squad: State Sen. Tom Casperson overstates role in blocking EPA ruleTraverse City and Jack Bergman, a retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. from Watersmeet
Truth Squad: State Sen. Tom Casperson overstates role in blocking EPA rule
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
Traverse City and Jack Bergman, a retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. from Watersmeet in the UP. On the Democratic side, former Michigan Democratic Party chair Lon Johnson faces former Kalkaska County Sheriff Jerry Cannon. Relevant statements:"I... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan Democrats try to forge unity from lingering discordthe Monday night convention speeches before Clinton’s nomination became officia
Michigan Democrats try to forge unity from lingering discord
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
the Monday night convention speeches before Clinton’s nomination became official on Tuesday, and the fact that the Michigan Democratic Party took away microphones from people supporting Sanders. “We haven’t been heard yet,” she said. “The... Read more
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MLive.com
See who Michigan is sending to the 2016 Democratic National Conventionis chock-full of party leaders, influencers and politicians, as well as grassro
See who Michigan is sending to the 2016 Democratic National Convention
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
is chock-full of party leaders, influencers and politicians, as well as grassroots organizers from around the state. Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon will serve as the delegation chair for 147 delegates. Of those delegates, 85... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Benefits ordinances disturb developersvotes wins, Benson said. If neither proposal gets at least 50 percent of the v
Benefits ordinances disturb developers
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 4 days ago
votes wins, Benson said. If neither proposal gets at least 50 percent of the vote, both fail, said Mark Brewer, a former Michigan Democratic Party chairman who is an attorney with Southfield-based Goodman Acker PC advising Rise Together Detroit... Read more
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Raw Story
Federal judge suspends Michigan’s ban on straight-ticket voting in time for November electionuse it. The judge said taking it away would deny people the right to vote,” Mar
Federal judge suspends Michigan’s ban on straight-ticket voting in time for November election
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
use it. The judge said taking it away would deny people the right to vote,” Mark Brewer, lawyer for the plaintiffs and a Michigan Democratic Party leader, said by telephone. In January Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed into a law a bill... Read more
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MLive.com
Federal judge stops Michigan law that bans straight-ticket votingfor a preliminary injunction to block enforcement of the law. Mark Brewer, a l
Federal judge stops Michigan law that bans straight-ticket voting
MLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
for a preliminary injunction to block enforcement of the law. Mark Brewer, a lawyer in the case and former head of the Michigan Democratic Party, argued that the elimination of straight-party voting would likely have a larger impact on... Read more
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MLive.com
Pence VP pick shows Trump is serious about Midwest, Michigan Republicans sayhave expressed different views of Pence's credentials. In a statement issued sh
Pence VP pick shows Trump is serious about Midwest, Michigan Republicans say
MLive.com / Posted 8 days ago
have expressed different views of Pence's credentials. In a statement issued shortly after the formal announcement, Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon called Pence the "most extreme VP pick in a generation," citing his record on... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Five vie to replace BenishekJerry Cannon is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is
Five vie to replace Benishek
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Jerry Cannon is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is leaving after three terms. Cannon faces ex-Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson of Kalkaska. In the 108th District race for a seat in the Michigan House of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
From real estate to Republican politics: 'Relentless' Ron Weiser now among GOP's elite fundraisers2015), according to FEC records. "We are in very different worlds," said Mark
From real estate to Republican politics: 'Relentless' Ron Weiser now among GOP's elite fundraisers
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 11 days ago
2015), according to FEC records. "We are in very different worlds," said Mark Brewer, the former longtime chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party. "They are very, very different from what goes on on the Democratic side." Brewer, now an attorney... Read more
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The Mining Journal
US House races highlight of primaryJerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is
US House races highlight of primary
The Mining Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Jerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is leaving after three terms. Cannon faces ex-Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson, who has raised way more money. The 1st District is seen as the best chance... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primaryJerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primary
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Jerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is leaving after three terms. Cannon faces ex-Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson, who has raised way more money. The 1st District is seen as the best chance... Read more
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The Alpena News
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primaryJerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primary
The Alpena News / Posted 12 days ago
Jerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is leaving after three terms. Cannon faces ex-Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson, who has raised way more money. The 1st District is seen as the best chance... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primaryJerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primary
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Jerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is leaving after three terms. Cannon faces ex-Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson, who has raised way more money. The 1st District is seen as the best chance... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primaryJerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primary
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
Jerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is leaving after three terms. Cannon faces ex-Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson, who has raised way more money. The 1st District is seen as the best chance... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primaryJerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is
AP news guide: 2 US House races spotlight Michigan primary
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Jerry Cannon, is taking a second crack after losing in 2014 to Benishek, who is leaving after three terms. Cannon faces ex-Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Lon Johnson, who has raised way more money. The 1st District is seen as the best chance... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Michigan Democrats, Republicans react to Trump's VP announcementpolicies. With the selection of Governor Pence, I feel even more confident that
Michigan Democrats, Republicans react to Trump's VP announcement
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 13 days ago
policies. With the selection of Governor Pence, I feel even more confident that we’ll turn Michigan red in November.” The Michigan Democratic Party released the following statement on behalf of Party Chair Brandon Dillon: “If there was any doubt... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Macomb County activist asks state to oversee upcoming electionsviolated the county's ethics ordinance in what some have seen as an attempted e
Macomb County activist asks state to oversee upcoming elections
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
violated the county's ethics ordinance in what some have seen as an attempted election fix. Murray also mentioned former Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Mark Brewer, who is running for Miller’s county board seat as Miller makes a run for... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dems cry foul over new furniture deal for Snyder cousinwas the low bidder by $3 million among bidders who passed a technical evaluatio
Dems cry foul over new furniture deal for Snyder cousin
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
was the low bidder by $3 million among bidders who passed a technical evaluation. Brandon Dillon, chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party, noted that other bidders raised questions about bid specifications that appeared to favor the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
State panel hikes AG contract for Flint probe to $4.9MTransportation. The Department of Technology, Management and Budget designates
State panel hikes AG contract for Flint probe to $4.9M
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Transportation. The Department of Technology, Management and Budget designates a secretary and provides staff support. The Michigan Democratic Party issued a news release criticizing the contract increase, noting that Flood, a donor to candidates... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan lawmakers on track to meet for fewest days since 2002a request for comment. Democrats, Ballenger pointed out, do not have as many v
Michigan lawmakers on track to meet for fewest days since 2002
MLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
a request for comment. Democrats, Ballenger pointed out, do not have as many vulnerable incumbent seats to defend. The Michigan Democratic Party held a series of press conferences last week asking the legislature to return to Lansing from what... Read more
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MLive.com
Macomb assistant prosecutor chosen to replace Melissa Gilbert in Congressional raceand keep guns out of the hands of terrorists. "That means taking on a lot of t
Macomb assistant prosecutor chosen to replace Melissa Gilbert in Congressional race
MLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
and keep guns out of the hands of terrorists. "That means taking on a lot of tough fights ... and I'm ready!" she said. Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon said in a statement that the party is thrilled about Shkreli's... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Flint water crisis probe costs could hit $4.9 millionits due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some politic
Flint water crisis probe costs could hit $4.9 million
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 30 days ago
its due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some political opponents. Common Cause in Michigan and Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon criticized Schuette's selection of Flood to lead his Flint water... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Flint water crisis probe costs could hit $4.9 millionits due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some politic
Flint water crisis probe costs could hit $4.9 million
The Record Searchlight / Posted 30 days ago
its due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some political opponents. Common Cause in Michigan and Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon criticized Schuette's selection of Flood to lead his Flint water... Read more
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USA Today
Flint water crisis probe costs could hit $4.9 millionits due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some politic
Flint water crisis probe costs could hit $4.9 million
USA Today / Posted 30 days ago
its due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some political opponents. Common Cause in Michigan and Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon criticized Schuette's selection of Flood to lead his Flint water... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Flint water criminal probe costs triple, may hit $5 Millionits due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some politic
Flint water criminal probe costs triple, may hit $5 Million
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
its due course." The investigation has drawn a skeptical eye from some political opponents. Common Cause in Michigan and Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon criticized Schuette's selection of Flood to lead his Flint water... Read more

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