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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedby the vehicle's maker, which has been criticized as protectionism benefitting
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
by the vehicle's maker, which has been criticized as protectionism benefitting the Big Three and other car makers. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes Senate Bill 671, Expand scope of wine and grape council mission: Passed 37 to 0 in the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Political robocalls on hit list in latest batch of billsholder training to include valid commercial learner's permit from another state
Political robocalls on hit list in latest batch of bills
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
holder training to include valid commercial learner's permit from another state. Sponsors: Sen. Steve Bieda, D-Warren, Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba. Contact Kathleen Gray: 313-223-4430 or kgray99@freepress.com Read or Share this story:... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Gladstone addresses transgender student issuefrom the Department of Justice earlier this year. In Michigan, the issue has mo
Gladstone addresses transgender student issue
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
from the Department of Justice earlier this year. In Michigan, the issue has mostly revolved around schools, with Sen. Tom Casperson vowing to propose legislation against the mixing of biological sexes in Michigan school bathrooms and locker... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Gladstone addresses transgender student issuefrom the Department of Justice earlier this year. In Michigan, the issue has mo
Gladstone addresses transgender student issue
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
from the Department of Justice earlier this year. In Michigan, the issue has mostly revolved around schools, with Sen. Tom Casperson vowing to propose legislation against the mixing of biological sexes in Michigan school bathrooms and locker... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedskimmed by a "tax capture" authority's tax increment finance scheme (for exampl
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
skimmed by a "tax capture" authority's tax increment finance scheme (for example a downtown development authority). Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes Senate Bill 739, Warren amendment to allow higher DARTA property tax: Failed 10 to 27 in... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
How they votedbe for up to 2 mills but not more, which at that rate would reportedly extract
How they voted
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
be for up to 2 mills but not more, which at that rate would reportedly extract an additional $300 million annually. Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, Y Senate Bill 739, Warren amendment to allow higher DARTA property tax: Failed 10 to 27 in the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Fed's letter on transgender students sends 'powerful message' to schoolsthe State Board of Education. Several lawmakers — Rep. Phil Potvin, R-Cadillac
Fed's letter on transgender students sends 'powerful message' to schools
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
the State Board of Education. Several lawmakers — Rep. Phil Potvin, R-Cadillac; Sen. Patrick Colbeck, R-Canton, and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba — asked the State Board to rethink the proposed policy during a meeting earlier this week. And... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
U.P. residents speak out on proposed DNR land rulesparticipated in the web feed from MichiganWorks!. Public testimony was also pre
U.P. residents speak out on proposed DNR land rules
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
participated in the web feed from MichiganWorks!. Public testimony was also presented at the hearing in Lansing. Sen. Tom Casperson chaired Wednesday's hearing on Senate Bills 39 and 40, which would reform laws dealing with DNR land... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
LGBTQ plan in schools a lightning rod for debaterights away," Early said. Three lawmakers — Rep. Phil Potvin, R-Cadillac; Sen.
LGBTQ plan in schools a lightning rod for debate
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 13 days ago
rights away," Early said. Three lawmakers — Rep. Phil Potvin, R-Cadillac; Sen. Patrick Colbeck, R-Canton; and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba — urged the board to reconsider the policy. Potvin said the board is "wasting our time on a very... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan education board urged to rethink proposed LGBTQ policylike you people to reconsider what you're really doing," Potvin said. Potvin,
Michigan education board urged to rethink proposed LGBTQ policy
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
like you people to reconsider what you're really doing," Potvin said. Potvin, Sen. Patrick Colbeck, R-Canton; and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, each blasted the proposed policy. That policy has been a lightning rod for debate since the... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Houghton County Democrats hold Spring Fling eventon the federal level, we never could even get a phone call back." In contrast,
Houghton County Democrats hold Spring Fling event
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
on the federal level, we never could even get a phone call back." In contrast, he said, Johnson's opponent, State Sen. Tom Casperson of Escanaba, is "more worried about what we're doing with a placard on a bathroom rather than worry about our... Read more
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Stuttgart Daily Leader
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsfalsely claim gender identity to gain access to female restrooms or locker room
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
Stuttgart Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
falsely claim gender identity to gain access to female restrooms or locker rooms. Page 3 of 5 - MICHIGANMichigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Dianda Capitol View bill rejected in House votetoo many Michiganders already have of their elected officials," a press release
Dianda Capitol View bill rejected in House vote
The Mining Journal / Posted 18 days ago
too many Michiganders already have of their elected officials," a press release from Dianda's office said. State Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, who voted in favor of selling the existing Senate office building in December 2013, according to a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightspredator could falsely claim gender identity to gain access to female restrooms
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Record Searchlight / Posted 19 days ago
predator could falsely claim gender identity to gain access to female restrooms or locker rooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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Bluffton Today
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
Bluffton Today / Posted 19 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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MLive.com
Marijuana debate goes mobile as 'magic number' for driving while stoned soughtnot clearly established and start from that premise." The proposal to study th
Marijuana debate goes mobile as 'magic number' for driving while stoned sought
MLive.com / Posted 19 days ago
not clearly established and start from that premise." The proposal to study the issue comes on the heels of Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson'€™s bill, which passed the Senate 28-10 in January, that would create a pilot program in five Michigan counties... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Alpena News
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Alpena News / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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Marshall Independent
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
Marshall Independent / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Marietta Times
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Marietta Times / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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Lowell Sun
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
Lowell Sun / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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Salon.com
US gov’t says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov’t says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he’s firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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ABC News
US Gov't Says North Carolina LGBT Law Violates Civil Rightsby also banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommoda
US Gov't Says North Carolina LGBT Law Violates Civil Rights
ABC News / Posted 20 days ago
by also banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rightsbanning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, i
US gov't says North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
banning discrimination in restaurants, malls and other public accommodations, including restrooms. MICHIGAN Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson says he's firmly committed to introducing legislation to prohibit transgender students from using a bathroom... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan Republicans begin to line up behind Donald Trumpthat Republican voters chose over Hillary Clinton.” The campaign for Allen’s Re
Michigan Republicans begin to line up behind Donald Trump
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
that Republican voters chose over Hillary Clinton.” The campaign for Allen’s Republican rival for the job, state Sen. Tom Casperson, didn’t immediately respond to the Free Press’ request. In the GOP race to replace Miller in Michigan’s 10th... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Senate approves more money, expanded Medicaid for Flintlead contamination. The latest supplemental was approved on a 33-3 vote with R
Senate approves more money, expanded Medicaid for Flint
Detroit Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
lead contamination. The latest supplemental was approved on a 33-3 vote with Republican Sens. Patrick Colbeck of Canton, Tom Casperson of Escanaba and Judy Emmons of Sheridan voting no. They are the first lawmakers to vote against any of the... Read more
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MLive.com
Opposition emerges as Michigan Senate passes $128M in additional Flint water crisis aid34-3, marking the first time any legislator has voted against a Flint supplemen
Opposition emerges as Michigan Senate passes $128M in additional Flint water crisis aid
MLive.com / Posted 20 days ago
34-3, marking the first time any legislator has voted against a Flint supplemental since they started in October. Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba; Sen. Patrick Colbeck, R-Canton; and Sen. Judy Emmons, R-Sheridan voted against it. Colbeck... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Allen looks at road to House seatof taxes. While his opinions about many issues may be similar to his Republican
Allen looks at road to House seat
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
of taxes. While his opinions about many issues may be similar to his Republican challengers Jack Bergman and State Sen. Tom Casperson, Allen feels that he is a better representative of Upper Michigan conservative values. "I think on policy - I... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
How They Votedfetus or neonate, including organs, tissues or cells, if this was obtained as t
How They Voted
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
fetus or neonate, including organs, tissues or cells, if this was obtained as the result of an elective abortion. Sen. Tom Casperson, R - Escanaba, Yes House Bill 4187, Authorize jail for vandalizing road signs, lights, etc.: Passed 36 to 0 in... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Abood appointment remains on tableis not disapproved within that time period, it will be confirmed. Abood took o
Abood appointment remains on table
The Mining Journal / Posted 27 days ago
is not disapproved within that time period, it will be confirmed. Abood took over the position Feb. 29, and Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, said the window for rejecting the appointment comes to a close Thursday. "I don't see how we... Read more
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The Mining Journal
U.P. officials oppose state senate use of Lansing buildingmillion and the Michigan Strategic Fund has sold nearly $70 million in bonds to
U.P. officials oppose state senate use of Lansing building
The Mining Journal / Posted 29 days ago
million and the Michigan Strategic Fund has sold nearly $70 million in bonds to cover the purchase and related costs. Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba, said he did not vote in favor of the move to a new office building. "I was against the move from... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Opposing Aboodletter earlier this month. "I hope my colleagues in the Senate will stand stro
Opposing Abood
The Mining Journal / Posted a month ago
letter earlier this month. "I hope my colleagues in the Senate will stand strong for our local communities, including Sen. Tom Casperson who is a member of the Senate Finance Committee," Dianda said. "They should reject the governor's appointment... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Bill would erase criminal penalties for cohabitationSen. Jim Marleau, R-Lake Orion. SB 903: Modify the process for approval of a g
Bill would erase criminal penalties for cohabitation
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
Sen. Jim Marleau, R-Lake Orion. SB 903: Modify the process for approval of a gas and oil unit operations. Sponsor: Sen. Tom Casperson, R-Escanaba. SB 904: Implement a quota limitation for specially designated merchant liquor licenses. Sponsor:... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Benishek’s exit opens door for candidatesnorthern section of the Lower Peninsula. On the GOP side, former state Sen. Ja
Benishek’s exit opens door for candidates
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
northern section of the Lower Peninsula. On the GOP side, former state Sen. Jason Allen of Traverse City and current Sen. Tom Casperson of Escanaba are running again after each falling short once before. In Allen's case, he came excruciatingly... Read more
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Daily Record
Bruce Springsteen LGBT protest: More boycotts?in Michigan," Springsteen said. "So keep your heads up." The band then started
Bruce Springsteen LGBT protest: More boycotts?
Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
in Michigan," Springsteen said. "So keep your heads up." The band then started to play "Born in the U.S.A." Michigan Sen. Tom Casperson has proposed a bill that would permit transgender school students to use staff or single-occupancy unisex... Read more

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