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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"It's an election year. The price of gas is too high. It's too hard and too complicated and there's something else we need to do."

- Rich STUDLEY, president and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, providing the litany of reasons lawmakers have given over the past 10 years for not addressing road funding.  The Chamber is pondering an initiative to solve the issue if it's not addressed in lame duck. 

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Mitchell Poll: Gubernatorial Race Within 2 Points
"According to a new Fox 2 opinion survey conducted by Mitchell Communications, former U.S. Rep. Mark SCHAUER is within two points of Gov. Rick SNYDER with just two weeks to go before the November 4 general election."
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The Top 8 Senate Seats Most Likely To Flip
"In the House, the battlefield seems to be constantly shifting, as Democrats and Republicans play cat-and-mouse with each other in as many as 20 different districts (See "The Top 15 House Seats Most Likely To Flip," 10/17/14)."
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Marijuana Decriminalization To Appear On Ballots In 11 Communities
"A large number of Michiganders probably haven't heard of Onaway, Michigan, let alone point it out on the map."
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Allegations Of `Lies,' Misconduct Fly In Heated 25th District Race
"A sign that Republican House candidate Nick HAWATMEH held during the Right to Work (RTW) protests of December 2012 is becoming an issue in the 25th District, where both camps this fall are accusing each other of lying."
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LGBT Community Aims To Send 'Message' In Race Against Glenn
"Pro-LGBT political activists want to send a message on Nov. 4, and they want to do it specifically by beating Republican Gary GLENN in the GOP-leaning 98th House District."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"It's an election year. The price of gas is too high. It's too hard and too complicated and there's something else we need to do."

- Rich STUDLEY, president and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, providing the litany of reasons lawmakers have given over the past 10 years for not addressing road funding.  The Chamber is pondering an initiative to solve the issue if it's not addressed in lame duck.