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  1. Atherton schools administrators share nutritional advice at national eventRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Bethany Taylor, food service director for Atherton School District, and Susanne Carpenter, principal of Atherton Elementary, went to D.C. Feb. 23 and 24 to take part in the national gathering. Taylor and Carpenter met with Sen. Debbie Stabenow and the offices of Sen. Gary Peters, Rep. Tim Walberg, Rep. Mike Bishop, and Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Flint Township, to share examples of how Atherton is at the forefront of a national school health movement by serving and selling healthier meals, snacks and drinks to students.

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  2. Rep. Walberg: 'Transparency' for Clintons Is Getting CaughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | News Max

    The news that Hillary Clinton, as secretary of state, conducted sensitive government business using only a personal email account should come as no surprise to anyone familiar with the Clintons' political history, says Republican Rep. Tim Walberg of Michigan. "It that something that we would be surprised at?" Walberg, a House Oversight and Government Reform committee member, told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner on Newsmax TV on Tuesday in a discussion joined by author and political commentator Linda Tirado.

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  3. Rep. Tim Walberg: Netanyahu Showed 'Great Moral Clarity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | News Max

    A Republican congressman who attended a controversial speech by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says that lawmakers who gathered on Tuesday in the House of Representatives heard a clear and forthright portrayal of a potentially nuclear-armed Iran as an unacceptable threat to global security. "We heard a man of great moral clarity make the statement that it is time for us to understand the danger that is there," Rep. Tim Walberg, Michigan Republican, told "MidPoint" host Ed Berliner on Newsmax TV Tuesday in a discussion joined by retired U.S. Army Col.

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  4. Top elections stories of 2014 about underdogs, endorsements, millagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Examiner.com

    Three of the four most popular Washtenaw County election articles on Facebook last year were about underdogs. Number one among them was a report about Chris Wahmhoff, Green Party nominee for U.S. Senate.

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  5. House Committee Leaders Want OSHA to Change Crane RuleRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    Leaders of a House committee are urging the Occupational Safety & Health Administration to revise its 2010 construction cranes and derricks rule, saying the language that spells out how operators are to be certified is problematic. "We encourage you to work with the stakeholders to resolve the discrepancies," House Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline and Rep. Tim Walberg , a subcommittee chair, told OSHA chief David Michaels in a Feb. 11 letter.

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  6. Michigan Police May Have To Stop Stealing MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Daily Caller

    ... Eric Holder's decision to limit a small amount of asset forfeitures earlier this year. Michigan Representative Tim Walberg told TheDCNF that investigations into police departments' stunning powers are fueling growing momentum to solve this problem. ...

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  7. Congressman Tim Walberg said he supports spending $3.6 billion to fund U.S. health centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | MLive.com

    U.S. Congressman Tim Walberg, R-Tipton, said he supports a budget measure to restore funding to health centers across the country despite a provision under the Affordable Care Act that would cut billions from healthcare providers. Set to cut $3.6 billion from American health centers in 2015 , Walberg visited Jackson's Center for Family Health this week to highlight his support to restore funding despite the fiscal cliff five years in the making - on tap for this September.

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  8. Can IRS Seize First, Ask Questions Later? 'Yes We Can'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Forbes.com

    I'm a tax lawyer based in San Francisco , but I handle tax matters everywhere. I enjoy untangling a tax mess from the past, disputing taxes with the government or planning taxes for the future.

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  9. Tax Roundup, 2/18/15: Smishing, Stonewalling, and Checking the Chickadees EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Roth & Company, P.C.

    Smishing is the text messaging cousin of phishing. It gets its name from the Short Message Service systems used for texting; sometimes it's written as SMiShing.

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  10. Remember IRS Stonewalling When Filing Your Taxes,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Forbes.com

    I'm a tax lawyer based in San Francisco , but I handle tax matters everywhere. I enjoy untangling a tax mess from the past, disputing taxes with the government or planning taxes for the future.

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  11. Asset Seizure Sans Proof Draws Ire of Sen. Paul, Rep. WalbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | News Max

    Without convicting you of any crime, or even charging you, the government can seize your home, car or other personal property on the mere suspicion that you are involved in criminal activity. Termed "civil forfeiture," the practice has allowed law enforcement agencies to seize personal property 55,000 times at a total value of $3 billion since 2008, the Daily Signal reports .

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  12. Michigan Radio on Gretchen Driskell's early "I'm in" announcementRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | MichiganLiberal

    With 631 days to go until Election 2016, some political watchers were surprised at how early the former Saline mayor announced her campaign to unseat Republican Tim Walberg in Michigan's 7th Congressional district. In fact, it's only been a month since Driskell was sworn in for her second term in Lansing as a state Representative.

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  13. Democrats hoping for Hillary Clinton in fight against GOP's WalbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Michigan Radio

    Democratic state Representative Gretchen Driskell's nascent campaign for Congress relies in part on the assumption that Hillary Clinton will be at the top of the Democratic ticket next year. With 631 days to go until Election 2016, some political watchers were surprised at how early the former Saline mayor announced her campaign to unseat Republican Tim Walberg in Michigan's 7th Congressional district.

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  14. Cruz on Netanyahu: 'Dissenting Voice' on Iran Irritates ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | News Max

    Republican leaders are berating the Obama administration and some Democrat lawmakers for "undermining" Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress with a manufactured controversy and a boycott of the March 3 talk, The Washington Free Beacon reports . There was no breach in protocol with Netanyahu's acceptance of an invitation to address Congress next month, as was initially widely reported, and a correction in The New York Times noted the Israeli leader agreed to speak only after the White House was informed.

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  15. Support the FAIR Act to Stop Abuses of Civil Asset ForfeitureRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | FreedomWorks

    ... without ever charging the accused with a crime. This needs to stop. Senator Rand Paul and Representative Tim Walberg have introduced the FAIR Act to stop civil asset forfeiture abuse. The bill requires the government to show compelling evidence of a ...

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  16. IRS under a spotlight for freezing assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Politico

    On April 12, 2013, the IRS seized every penny of a nearly $1 million business account held by Georgia gun shop owner Andrew Clyde. His misdeed - if you can call it that: depositing business checks into his bank account in increments under $10,000.

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  17. With the election almost 2 years away, one Democrat throws her hat in the ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Michigan Radio

    Three months ago, Gretchen Driskell was elected to a second term in the Michigan House of Representatives. Yesterday, she announced that next year, she will run for Congress.

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  18. Human trafficking in Jackson? Get answers about proposed city laws for adult businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | MLive.com

    Like a number of fees the city has placed on businesses in Jackson, the undecided annual cost for owners of businesses such as strip clubs, massage parlors and adult novelty stores would go toward the costs associated with inspecting those businesses for signs of human trafficking.

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  19. Elections Morning Digest: Team Blue's road back to the majority starts in this districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Daily Kos

    Driskell, a second-term legislator, announced on Monday that she'd take on GOP Rep. Tim Walberg, a Club for Growth dystopian who sits in a suburban district that Barack Obama narrowly won in 2008 and narrowly lost in 2012 . Walberg's seat doesn't count as low-hanging fruit , but given the Democrats' huge deficit, this is definitely the kind of district the party will need to win in order to take a majority.

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  20. State Rep. Announces She'll Challenge Walberg for 7th District SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | WILX-TV Lansing

    Democratic State Representative Gretchen Driskell of Washtenaw County announced Monday she will run for Michigan's 7th Congressional District seat, currently held by Republican Tim Walberg. Driskell is the former mayor of Saline.

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