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The Mining Journal
Casperson talks roads, dark store legislationCasperson said community members focused the discussion on planned legislation
Casperson talks roads, dark store legislation
The Mining Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Casperson said community members focused the discussion on planned legislation addressing road funding as well as the "dark store" tax loophole being used to slash the property taxes of big box stores across the state. A conference committee will... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Town hall looks at energy futureAttending the meeting at the Franklin Township hall north of Hancock were resid
Town hall looks at energy future
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Attending the meeting at the Franklin Township hall north of Hancock were residents and representatives of business and government. Dianda said there are two proposals in the Legislature for transmission of electricity to the Upper Peninsula. One... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They VotedThis edition of the Roll Call Report repeats the key road funding votes of each
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
This edition of the Roll Call Report repeats the key road funding votes of each body this year. House Bill 4615, Increase fuel tax - House version: Passed 58 to 51 in the House on June 10 To increase the current 15 cent per gallon diesel fuel tax... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Dark store legislation 'set to go'Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, said he and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, are
Dark store legislation 'set to go'
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, said he and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, are cosponsoring two bills that could be introduced in the House and Senate. "The legislation we have now is set to go," Kivela said. The first bill deals with the tax... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Legislators look for ‘dark store’ fixRep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, said he and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, are
Legislators look for ‘dark store’ fix
The Mining Journal / Posted 12 days ago
Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, said he and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, are cosponsoring two bills that could be introduced in the House and Senate. "The legislation we have now is set to go," Kivela said. CASPERSON The first bill deals with... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Esky faces more tax battlesAutozone, O'Reilly Automotive, and the Escanaba Country Club are taking advanta
Esky faces more tax battles
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 14 days ago
Autozone, O'Reilly Automotive, and the Escanaba Country Club are taking advantage of a tax loophole in the state of Michigan and have filed tax tribunal complaints against the city's assessments on each of their properties. The loophole relates to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Stretch of US 41 renamed to honor slain prison guardGov. Rick Snyder, state Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, and state Sen. Tom Caspe
Stretch of US 41 renamed to honor slain prison guard
The Mining Journal / Posted 17 days ago
Gov. Rick Snyder, state Rep. John Kivela, D-Marquette, and state Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, joined DeMarse family members at the prison Thursday for the official renaming of the section of U.S. 41 in front of the prison as the Officer Earl... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Dark store dilemma: Widespread use of tax method has potential to cause problems locallyThe conflict is coming from the fact that the mega-retailers are seeking, and i
Dark store dilemma: Widespread use of tax method has potential to cause problems locally
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
The conflict is coming from the fact that the mega-retailers are seeking, and in some cases - such as in Marquette Township - winning, taxing valuations based on what similarly-sized empty or "dark stores" are taxed. In Marquette Township, Lowe's... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Gov. Snyder tours Invent@NMULocal chiropractor and inventor at Invent@NMU Brian Kilbieda explains his produ
Gov. Snyder tours Invent@NMU
The Mining Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Local chiropractor and inventor at Invent@NMU Brian Kilbieda explains his product to Gov. Rick Snyder and state Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, Thursday morning during the governor's visit to Marquette. (Journal photos by Elizabeth... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Stanaway selected as the U.P. Vet of YearStanaway will be honored at the U.P. State Fair in Escanaba on Thursday Aug. 20
Stanaway selected as the U.P. Vet of Year
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
Stanaway will be honored at the U.P. State Fair in Escanaba on Thursday Aug. 20, at approximately 11 a.m. in front of the State Fair pavilion. Governor Rick Snyder, Congressman Dan Benischek, State Senator Tom Casperson and State Representative Ed... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Bay College announces new partnership with MSUBay will be joining MSU College of Human Medicine's ongoing Early Assurance Pro
Bay College announces new partnership with MSU
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
Bay will be joining MSU College of Human Medicine's ongoing Early Assurance Program (EAP). Under this program, students from Bay College who graduate from the school with an associate's degree in science and transfer to Lake Superior State... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
School leaders quiz legislatorsThe 2015 Annual U.P. Administrators Academy began with a legislative advocacy p
School leaders quiz legislators
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
The 2015 Annual U.P. Administrators Academy began with a legislative advocacy pre-conference meeting with four Michigan legislators representing the U.P. The conference - which brought 110 building, district and ISD-level administrators together in... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Legislative forum starts U.P. educator’s conferenceThe 2015 Annual U.P. Administrators Academy began Monday with a legislative adv
Legislative forum starts U.P. educator’s conference
The Mining Journal / Posted a month ago
The 2015 Annual U.P. Administrators Academy began Monday with a legislative advocacy pre-conference meeting with four Michigan legislators representing the U.P. The conference - which is bringing 110 building, district and ISD-level administrators... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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WWMT 3 Kalamazoo
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) -- One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
WWMT 3 Kalamazoo / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) -- One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News. Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson, who is in his second... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degreeLANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a f
1 in 5 Michigan lawmakers lack college degree
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 1 months ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - One out of every five Michigan lawmakers doesn't have a formal degree in higher education. The finding comes through research by The Detroit News (http://bit.ly/1eNbPoh ). Those without degrees include state Sen. Tom Casperson,... Read more
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