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Jeff Katz
June 11, 2019 - 1:07 pm
A Time Magazine article published in the Sunday, June 9 edition focused on a small hotel in Michigan offering pregnant women free stays and transportation from states that have “severe restrictions” on abortion. The article tells that Shelly O'Brian, owner of the Yale Hotel, wrote in a Facebook...
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Jeff Katz
May 31, 2019 - 3:44 pm
While taking questions at a town hall event Tuesday in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Rep. Justin Amash (R-MI) was confronted by a black voter who criticized his “demonizing” calls to impeach President Trump. “From what I’m seeing, for the black community and minorities, is that Trump is good for America...
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Jeff Katz
May 20, 2019 - 12:19 pm
Michigan Rep. Justin Amash became the first Republican lawmaker to declare that President Donald Trump should be impeached and that Attorney General William Barr “deliberately misrepresented” Robert Mueller’s report. Amash, a libertarian whose views often put him at odds with Trump and his other...
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Associated Press
March 28, 2019 - 8:52 am
By SARA BURNETT and DAVID EGGERT Associated Press GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — The 50 or so party faithful gathered at a western Michigan GOP headquarters prayed for President Donald Trump's re-election and hummed with excitement about his upcoming visit — a meeting-turned-pep rally for the effort...
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October 09, 2018 - 2:47 pm
By DAVID EGGERT , Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Backers of broad marijuana legalization are looking to break through a geographic barrier in November and get their first foothold in the Midwest after a string of election victories in Northeastern and Western states. Michigan and North...
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October 09, 2018 - 12:48 pm
By KEN THOMAS , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bernie Sanders is embarking on a nine-state battleground tour on behalf of Democratic candidates competing in the November elections, returning to the campaign trail ahead of a decision on another White House bid. The packed October schedule...
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dreamstime
May 31, 2018 - 3:41 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) - A farmer wants the courts to step in after he was barred from a Michigan farmers market because he doesn't allow gay couples to marry at his apple orchard. The Lansing State Journal reports that a conservative Christian nonprofit is representing farmer Steve Tennes...
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dreamstime
May 09, 2018 - 1:06 pm
JACKSON, Mich. (AP) - A Michigan man convicted of murder after he was accused of breaking into a home and shooting a woman while streaming the attack on Facebook Live has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Twenty-year-old Anthony Gelia was given the mandatory punishment Wednesday...
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April 29, 2018 - 11:55 am
By KEVIN FREKING , Associated Press WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — President Donald Trump took aim at familiar political targets and added a few fresh ones during a campaign-style rally in Michigan, an Upper Midwest state so crucial in sending him to the White House. Trump has been urging voters...
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