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Obamacare's Political and Media Defenders Attack Sick Patients
I had a commenter visit here the other day who richly deserves a pile-on, because he, she, or it crossed the line.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
Police looking for suspect in road rage stabbing
Police are looking for a man who they say stabbed another driver during a road rage incident in Milan Friday night.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Cancer Patient in Koch Brothers Ad Defends Claims: 'Obamacare Turned My Life into Nightmare'
Julie Boonstra - the Dexter, MI, cancer patient whose claims she might die because Obamacare made her prescriptions unaffordable landed her in a political firestorm after independent fact-checkers disputed the Koch Brothers-backed ad - says she's not lying.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Dexter cancer patient who called health care 'unaffordable' in ad will save money
A Dexter cancer patient featured in a conservative group's TV ad campaign denouncing her new health care coverage as 'unaffordable' will save more than $1,000 this year under the plan, The Detroit News has learned.
The Detroit News
Dexter cancer patient who called health care 'unaffordable' in ad will save money under plan
Washington -- A Dexter cancer patient featured in a conservative group's TV ad campaign denouncing her new health care coverage as "unaffordable" will save more than $1,000 this year under the plan, The Detroit News has learned.
Ann Arbor schools to host open house for prospective Schools of Choice transfer students
In an effort to fill the 750 seats Ann Arbor Public Schools is making available next fall for transfer students, the district is inviting families and prospective students to an open house Tuesday night.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Top 5 things to do in Jackson includes beer fest, maple festival, Taste of the Irish Hills and more
More than 2,300 people wandered around the American 1 Credit Union Events Center during the Southern Michigan Winter Beer Festival at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in 2013.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Maple syrup festival on tap this weekend: Eat pancakes, drink wine and more
Celebrate the sweet goodness of maple syrup throughout southeast Michigan at the annual Big 400 Maple Festival for most of the day this Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9. Chelsea, Dexter and Manchester will be participating in the festival, which includes tours of tapping areas and the syruping process, the release of a local maple wine and ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Julie Boonstra: Because of Obamacare, 'my choice was taken away from me'
Americans for Prosperity is taking a page from the Obama campaign playbook and punching back twice as hard after being accused of airing a "misleading" anti-Obamacare ad in Michigan.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Michigan Democrat Rep. Gary Peters threatens TV station licenses over Obamacare ad
While Julie Boonstra of Dexter, Mich., struggles to survive leukemia, she now also has to cope with being called a liar by the Democrat who wants to be her next senator.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Washington Post columnist says Dexter woman's claims in anti-Obamacare ad don't add up
Julie Boonstra's statements in an ad for Americans For Prosperity were given two Pinocchios by a Washington Post columnist.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Dexter schools' early childhood programs to get major expansion
The school district is the recipient of a major donation from an early childhood program in Dexter, Generations Together: a 12,000-square-foot building.