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Tuesday | Daily Press & Argus

Calley calls on businesses to speak out for Proposal 1

Proposal 1 will help Michigan businesses and municipalities, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley said Monday, but both groups must work to spread the word.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Snyder

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Free Republic

Audit Shows SEIU 'Dues Skim' Likely Bolstered By...

An audit of the state's Medicaid Home Help Program found that the state of Michigan improperly paid providers $146.4 million from Oct. 1, 2010 to February 28, 2013, the last 17 months of the home health care "dues skim."

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors

Fri Jul 04, 2014

MLive.com

Susan J. Demas: If she runs for California governor, which Jennifer Granholm would the state get?

There hasn't been much news about Granholm lately, but the San Francisco Gate plunged in with a recent speculation piece.

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Related Topix: US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Household Products, Amway, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Detroit News

Supreme Court ends dues skim nationwide

In Michigan, it took several lawsuits, new statutes, and the defeat of a constitutional amendment to end an underhanded union scheme that skimmed 'dues' from those who were providing home-based care to certain Medicaid recipients.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US News, US Supreme Court, Illinois, Illinois Government, Personal Finance, Retirement, US Governors, Rod Blagojevich, Opinion

MLive.com

Detroit mayor picks favorite in Wayne County executive race

"He helped me implement the Nuisance Abatement Program I am now using to transform neighborhoods in Detroit today," Duggan wrote in a letter to supporters from his campaign email address.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Wayne County, MI, US Governors

Mon Jun 30, 2014

MLive.com

Tim Skubick: Jennifer Granholm's star rising in California?

One California pundit says former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm "has been adored by the party's progressives since her speech" at the last Democratic Convention.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Stanford University

Detroit News

Sparring between McMillin, Bishop heating up in race for Rogers' seat

State Rep. Tom McMillin is going after former Senate Majority Leader Mike Bishop's passage of the former Michigan Business Tax during the Democratic tenure of former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, renaming the reviled MBT the 'Mike Bishop Tax.'

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Rogers, US Governors, Tax, Rochester Hills, MI

MLive.com

Tim Skubick: Jennifer Granholm's star rising in California?

One California pundit says former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm "has been adored by the party's progressives since her speech" at the last Democratic Convention.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Stanford University

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Engler, Snyder: Focus on student results

Gov. John Engler and Michelle Engler at the ceremonial signing of Michigan's charter schools bill in 1994.

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Related Topix: Rick Snyder, US Governors, Detroit, MI

Detroit Free Press

Grand Rapids charter school uses aviation to entice, inspire students

A vintage Piper Cub airplane hangs from the cafeteria's ceiling. Down the hall, a helicopter sits in a lobby-sized area.

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Related Topix: Grand Rapids, MI, Family, Kids, US Governors

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WHTC

Speculators: Granholm could run for California governor

Former Governor Jennifer Granholm now lives in California and is term-limited from serving in the top office in Michigan, but that doesn't mean she might be done.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government

Wed Jun 25, 2014

State of Michigan

Schuette: "Convicted Murderer Should Stay Behind Bars"

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette today announced his support for the family of the 19-year-old victim of Matthew Makowski in opposing Makowski's possible parole from prison for a life sentence without parole for first degree murder.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, Prison, US Governors

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Detroit News

Snyder rebuts Democrats who say he cut education budget by $1B

The politically hot topic of public education funding in the governor's race heated up further Tuesday when Gov. Rick Snyder struck back at Democratic critics who contend he's cut public education by $1 billion.

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Related Topix: Rick Snyder, US Governors, US Politics, Representative Mark Schauer, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Michigan, Michigan Government, Education Etc.

Ventura County Star

Bipartisan commission lays out ideas to overcome U.S. political gridlock

ROB VARELA/THE STAR Former U.S. Senator Tom Daschle listens as former Michigan governor, Jennifer Granholm, comments during the bipartisan commission's town hall meeting last year at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors, California, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Olympia Snowe, UC Berkeley

Sun Jun 22, 2014

MLive.com

Tim Skubick: Ads reveal strategies by Gov. Snyder and Mark Schauer to lure voters

You can tell a lot about candidates by dissecting their TV commercials. The contrast between Gov. Rick Snyder and Democratic challenger Mark Schauer is striking.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rick Snyder, Michigan, Michigan Government

Sat Jun 21, 2014

Grand Haven Tribune

State plans background checks on home help aides

Workers hired by disabled Medicaid recipients will have to undergo criminal background checks, Michigan's top public health official said Wednesday, a day after a scathing audit flagged nearly 3,800 independent-living aides with felony convictions.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Criminal Defense Law, Michigan, Michigan Government, Rick Snyder, US Governors

MLive.com

Ken Braun: What might Hillary Clinton teach us about sexual assaults on college campuses?

Hillary Clinton has a book on the market and 2016 Presidential ambitions. She's racked up support from many in her party, including former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm and current U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow .

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Debbie Stabenow, Democrat, Michigan, US Governors, Michigan Government, Prison

Fri Jun 20, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Inmate asks court for help in Michigan parole case

An inmate who won a major case at the Michigan Supreme Court over a governor's power to change prison sentences is asking the court for additional help because the state's interpretation of the groundbreaking decision could block his release.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Michigan Government, US Governors

MLive.com

Susan J. Demas: Why some Michigan Republicans are joining the gay marriage fight

Opponents of the Michigan gay marriage ban walk in front of the federal courthouse in Detroit before the start of a case challenging it, Tuesday morning, Feb. 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Schwarz, Michigan, Michigan Government, Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, US Governors

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Detroit News

Mich. health director: Home help aides to undergo criminal checks

'This is going to be a revamped program,' Haveman said at a public appearance to promote Gov. Rick Snyder's '4 by 4' healthy living initiative to fight obesity.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law, Michigan Government

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