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AP News
October 27, 2019 - 5:01 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, one of the longest-serving members of Congress whose resolutely liberal stance on civil rights made him a political institution in Washington and back home in Detroit despite several scandals, has died. He was 90. Conyers, among the high-profile...
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September 18, 2019 - 1:16 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has joined New York in banning the sale of flavored e-cigarettes as federal health officials investigate the cause of hundreds of serious breathing illnesses in people who have used vaping devices. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services released details...
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FILE - In this March 18, 2019, file photo, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer listens to Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., in Clawson, Mich. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
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WRVA News
September 04, 2019 - 12:50 pm
By DAVID EGGERT Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer moved Wednesday to make her state the first to ban flavored electronic cigarettes, accusing companies of using candy flavors and deceptive advertising to "hook children on nicotine." The Democrat ordered the state...
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July 30, 2019 - 12:38 pm
By ERRIN HAINES WHACK AP National Writer When Democrat Beto O'Rourke takes the stage in the second round of presidential primary debates on Tuesday, three young black men from Michigan who were inspired by ex-NFL player Colin Kaepernick to kneel during the national anthem before their high school...
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July 23, 2019 - 1:42 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The largest outside Democratic group will spend as much as $450,000 per week on an ad campaign aimed at weakening President Donald Trump in battleground states. Priorities USA Chairman Guy Cecil says the first batch of online ads went live Tuesday. They are targeting Pennsylvania...
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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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