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Crain's Detroit Business
3 great Michigan universities are driving innovation, so why is funding still flagging?higher education funding by 15 percent. This is despite the URC's impressive re
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted yesterday
higher education funding by 15 percent. This is despite the URC's impressive return on investment. Even with the recent Michigan House-Senate conference committee's decision to grant the state's 15 public universities an average 2 percent... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Former U.S. Rep. Vern Ehlers of west Michigan dies at 83professor. Ehlers entered government as a Kent County commissioner, serving fr
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
professor. Ehlers entered government as a Kent County commissioner, serving from 1975-1983, before moving on to the Michigan House of Representatives, where he served a two-year term. He then went to the state Senate, where he served from... Read more
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MLive.com
House Democrats push African-American history mandate following Charlottesville violenceFollowing last weekend's violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va
MLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Following last weekend's violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Democrats in the Michigan House of Representatives are pushing for legislation requiring African-American history be taught in all public schools, saying education is... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
Supporters of Shared Custody Act promote bill in Grand Rapids(R-44th District) is Monday, August 21st at 6:00 p.m. at 401 Hall Street SW in
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 10 days ago
(R-44th District) is Monday, August 21st at 6:00 p.m. at 401 Hall Street SW in Grand Rapids. The group is supporting Michigan House Bill 4691 which they say would fix the “heartbreaking and ineffective family court system across Michigan”... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Flint water crisis to remain an issue through the 2018 governor's electionits response to the crisis than Republican candidates are. Former state Sen. G
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
its response to the crisis than Republican candidates are. Former state Sen. Gretchen Whitmer, D-East Lansing . (Photo: Michigan House Democrats) Democratic candidate Gretchen Whitmer of East Lansing, an attorney and former Senate minority... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
City official, executive to face off for state House seat(AP) - Results show a city commissioner and TV marketing executive will face of
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 12 days ago
(AP) - Results show a city commissioner and TV marketing executive will face off in a November election for a term in the Michigan House of Representatives that was left open after the death of an Upper Peninsula legislator. According to... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
School board member, business owner advance in special state House electionA school board member and a construction business owner have advanced to a Nove
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 12 days ago
A school board member and a construction business owner have advanced to a November election for a spot in the Michigan House of Representatives that opened up with the resignation of a lawmaker. With all precincts reporting, preliminary results... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Board member, business owner advance in state House electionResults show a school board member and a construction business owner have advan
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
Results show a school board member and a construction business owner have advanced to a November election for a spot in the Michigan House of Representatives that opened up with the resignation of a lawmaker. With all precincts reporting,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
City official, executive to face off for state House seat(AP) - Results show a city commissioner and TV marketing executive will face of
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
(AP) - Results show a city commissioner and TV marketing executive will face off in a November election for a term in the Michigan House of Representatives that was left open after the death of an Upper Peninsula legislator. According to... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Board member, business owner advance in state House electionResults show a school board member and a construction business owner have advan
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 12 days ago
Results show a school board member and a construction business owner have advanced to a November election for a spot in the Michigan House of Representatives that opened up with the resignation of a lawmaker. With all precincts reporting,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Election results: See who won Michigan's 2017 primary racesMichigan House of Representatives 1st district: The winner advances to the Nove
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
Michigan House of Representatives 1st district: The winner advances to the November general election to fight for the Democratic-leaning seat held by former state Rep. Brian Banks, D-Harper Woods, who resigned in January after pleading guilty to a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan voters to choose 2 new House reps to fill vacant seats left by Banks, Kivelathe state Houe seats left vacant by Brian Banks resignation, John Kivela suicid
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
the state Houe seats left vacant by Brian Banks resignation, John Kivela suicide. Kathleen Gray/Detroit Free Press The Michigan House of Representatives will be on the path to gaining two new representatives after Tuesday's election as voters... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Candidates vie for state House seat after lawmaker's suicideMARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) - Four Democrats and a Republican are running to serve th
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 13 days ago
MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) - Four Democrats and a Republican are running to serve the remainder of a term in the Michigan House of Representatives after the death of an Upper Peninsula legislator. Tuesday's special primary will determine who advances to... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
11 Democrats vie in Detroit-area state House primaryDETROIT (AP) - Eleven Democrats are vying for a spot in the Michigan House of R
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Eleven Democrats are vying for a spot in the Michigan House of Representatives that opened up with the resignation of a lawmaker who pleaded guilty in a loan fraud case. Two Republicans also are running in Tuesday's special primary in... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Candidates vie for state House seat after lawmaker's suicideMARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) - Four Democrats and a Republican are running to serve th
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
MARQUETTE, Mich. (AP) - Four Democrats and a Republican are running to serve the remainder of a term in the Michigan House of Representatives after the death of an Upper Peninsula legislator. Tuesday's special primary will determine who advances to... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
11 Democrats vie in Detroit-area state House primaryDETROIT (AP) - Eleven Democrats are vying for a spot in the Michigan House of R
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Eleven Democrats are vying for a spot in the Michigan House of Representatives that opened up with the resignation of a lawmaker who pleaded guilty in a loan fraud case. Two Republicans also are running in Tuesday's special primary in... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Former MEDC chief Arwood joins new Miller Canfield consulting businessa U.S. office in Plymouth. His previous government work includes serving as th
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 20 days ago
a U.S. office in Plymouth. His previous government work includes serving as the director of programs and policy for the Michigan House of Representatives and deputy director of the Michigan Jobs Commission. The new consulting practice will work... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Candidates raise millions for 2018 race for Michigan governorMichigan State Sen. Gretchen Whitmer, D-East Lansing is running for Michigan Go
Detroit Free Press / Posted 26 days ago
Michigan State Sen. Gretchen Whitmer, D-East Lansing is running for Michigan Governor in November 2018. (Photo: Michigan House Democrats) Thanedar, an entrepreneur with a doctorate in chemistry who grew up in India before attending U-M,... Read more
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MLive.com
Bills prohibiting non-U.S. citizens from receiving state financial aid 'unnecessary,' critics sayBills in the Michigan House of Representatives aim to strengthen existing prote
MLive.com / Posted 27 days ago
Bills in the Michigan House of Representatives aim to strengthen existing protections against non-U.S. citizens receiving taxpayer-funded scholarships and housing subsidies, but opponents say the legislation is "unnecessary" and "duplicative" of... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
U.P. man named “Outstanding Conservationist”public on CWD, including producing a radio public service announcement and test
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 28 days ago
public on CWD, including producing a radio public service announcement and testifying before the Wildlife Committee of the Michigan House of Representatives on the problem of potential importation of CWD-infected, improperly processed, deer to... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
House action creates vital job attraction tool for state projects | July 23, 2017and job creation in Michigan. The bipartisan bills, called Good Jobs for Michi
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 29 days ago
and job creation in Michigan. The bipartisan bills, called Good Jobs for Michigan legislative package passed the Michigan House and now awaits a signature by Governor Rick Snyder, who supported this common sense, transparent bill... Read more
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Roll Call
Things Might Be Getting Mo Strange in Alabama7th With her announcement Wednesday to run again in 2018, Driskell, a former m
Roll Call / Posted a month ago
7th With her announcement Wednesday to run again in 2018, Driskell, a former mayor of Saline and two-term member of the Michigan House of Representatives, is the first Democrat to enter the race. President Donald Trump carried the district over... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Driskell trying for Congress second timein every corner of the state,” she said. Driskell was a two-term state represe
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 1 months ago
in every corner of the state,” she said. Driskell was a two-term state representative for the 52nd District in the Michigan House of Representatives. She also served 14 years as Saline mayor, six years on the Saline City Council and built... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrat Wants Another Crack at Walberg in 2018With her announcement Wednesday to run again in 2018, Driskell, a former mayor
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
With her announcement Wednesday to run again in 2018, Driskell, a former mayor and two-term member of the Michigan House of Representatives, is the first Democrat to enter the race. “The economies in our towns need to be supported, so that everyone... Read more

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