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  1. Michigan Poised to Send First Muslim Woman (Who's Rabidly Anti-Trump) to CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Townhall

    Former Michigan state Rep. Rashida Tlaib won the Democratic Party nomination in the state's 13th Congressional District, setting her up to become the first Muslim congresswoman in U.S. history. Tlaib defeated five other candidates in the Democratic Party, but since no Republicans or third-party candidates ran for the seat vacated by former Democratic Rep. John Conyers, she will run unopposed, starting her term after the November election.

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  2. Prognosticators Vindicated in Yesterday's ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | The Washington Monthly

    ... Rashida Tlaib has won the Democratic nomination to run unopposed for the House seat long held by former Rep. John Conyers, setting her up to become the first Muslim woman elected to Congress. Finally, in a race I highlighted when talking about ...

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  3. 6 Key Primary Results From Michigan, Missouri and KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | NewsOne

    Voters in Michigan's 13th congressional district, which includes Detroit, elected Rashida Tlaib to replace longtime Democratic Rep. John Conyers Jr., who resigned amid sexual harassment allegations after serving five decades in Congress. Tlaib won 33 percent of the vote in a field of six candidates that included Conyers' great-nephew state Sen. Ian Conyers , who ended the night with 6 percent of the vote.

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  4. Michigan Democratic Primary Nominates One Candidate for Special...Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2018 | Ballot Access News

    The Michigan U.S. House seat, 13th district, has been vacant all year, ever since John Conyers resigned in the middle of his term. Michigan election officials refused to call a special election early in 2018, saying it was cheaper to wait until the August 7 primary to let parties nominate for the remainder of the term, and then to let the November 2018 election fill that short term.

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  5. Here are the big U.S. House, Senate primary winners in MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | Metro Times

    ... incumbent Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow in November. Congress MI-13: Former state Rep. Rashida Tlaib has won John Conyers' former district with 33 percent of the vote. Tlaib is a progressive Democrat who supports single-payer health care and ...

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  6. Poll shows dead heat in Detroit's Congressional raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | Metro Times

    Three Democrats are in a dead heat in a crowded primary race to replace John Conyers in Michigan's 13th Congressional District, a new poll shows. According to a survey conducted by Target Insyght, Detroit City Council President Brenda Jones is at 21 percent, Westland Mayor Bill Wild is at 20 percent, and former state Rep. Rashida Tlaib is at 19 percent going into the Aug. 7 primary.

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  7. Mike Cernovich, a Timeline: From Choking Advice to PizzaGate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2018 | SFGate

    ... his tweets about pedophilia were also jokes Cernovich's biggest score of all probably wasn't James Gunn, but John Conyers. A tip provided by the muckraker to BuzzFeed about allegations of sexual misconduct ultimately forced the longtime Democrat to ...

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  8. Kittitas County Democrats host friendly WA-08 candidate debate in EllensburgRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2018 | Northwest Progressive Institute

    ... portion of the debate was the candidates' support (or lack thereof) for H.R. 676, a bill introduced by John Conyers that seeks to expands Medicare to cover every American. Jason Rittereiser, a vocal supporter of H.R. 676 , held the bill in front of ...

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  9. Martin Luther King Jr. letter on Vietnam & more added to Guernsey's auctionRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2018 | Art Daily

    ... Al Sharpton and Joseph Lowery, along with former President Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton; Michigan Rep. John Conyers; Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan; and singer Aretha Franklin, were all in attendance. Est. $15,000 - $20,000 The auction ...

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  10. Top Democrat: We're Not Talking About Impeaching Trump...Until We Retake The HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | Townhall

    ... House. Yeah, we get it, but impeachment fever has been long simmering since Christmas. Around that time, Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) was given the boot over allegations of sexual harassment. He was the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee. ...

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  11. The Trump Administration Caves on Plastic GunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... a conservative Republican from North Carolina, teamed up with me, a moderate Democrat from Long Island, and John Conyers, a liberal Democrat from Detroit. The bill was a compromise. The National Rifle Association approved of the reauthorization of ...

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  12. Rashida Tlaib Might Become the First Muslim-American Woman in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | TheDailyBeast.com

    She served six years in the state legislature and has outraised her establishment-backed opponents. Can she overcome them and bigotry at the same time? If she wins the current race in Michigan's 13th congressional district to fill the seat held for over 50 years by the recently retired Rep. John Conyers Jr., Tlaib will become the first Muslim American woman ever elected to the U.S. Congress.

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  13. Muslim candidates run in record numbers but face backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | The News

    ... Rep. Rashida Tlaib has raised more money than her Democratic rivals in the race to succeed Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who resigned last year amid allegations of sexual misconduct. Former Obama administration official Fayrouz Saad is also running ...

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  14. Late Summer PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | 2008 Democratic Convention Watch

    ... in November. With Representative Sandy Levin retiring in Michigan's Ninth and the resignation of Representative John Conyers in Michigan's Thirteenth, both districts have competitive primaries. (Complicated in the Thirteenth by the primary for both ...

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  15. Democrats seek to flip Michigan US House districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | Times Herald

    ... going to change since no Republican is running. But the 13th fell into upheaval last year when Democratic Rep. John Conyers resigned after he was accused of groping and sexually harassing women. His defeat was a milestone for the #MeToo movement

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  16. Schuette's land dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    ... think many chose term limits because they wanted to get rid of longtime federal officeholders like Congressman John Conyers. Republican gubernatorial candidates wanted to get next to President Donald Trump this weekend but only one got the ...

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  17. Whatever happened to citizenship?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2018 | Michigan Radio

    ... think many chose term limits because they wanted to get rid of longtime federal officeholders like Congressman John Conyers. You've probably never heard of Melissa Chapman, who has spent the majority of her life in Michigan prisons. When she was 18, ...

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  18. Pelosi Warns Against Trump Impeachment Talk, Dismisses Critics of Her Leadership as 'Inconsequential'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | Townhall

    ... leadership recently in light of her initial, dismissive response to sexual harassment allegations against Rep. John Conyers (D-MI). "I don't know," Pelosi replied. "I think there are lots of people who have worked very hard, and are more in line for ...

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  19. The F-23 Fighter Would Have Been a KillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... consideration of Northrop's dismal track record of test fraud, contract suspension and fines," Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) told But what would an operational F-23 have looked like? And what if General Electric's revolutionary variable-cycle YF120 ...

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  20. Calls From Republicans For Black Politicians To Resign Over #MeToo Grow LouderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | NewsOne

    Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill , who is facing allegations over groping four women, could be the next if state GOP members have their way, according to USA Today . The call for Hill's resignation came after another Black politician, John Conyers left his Congress post in Michigan following harassment allegations in December.

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