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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Whew, that's more like it. Only 45 more states to go!!!"

- Rep. Brandon DILLON (D-Grand Rapids) commenting on a corrected MIRS tweet that Michigan's unemployment rate is now tied as the country's fifth highest rate as opposed to fourth-highest rate.

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Richardville Has No Interest In Electoral College, Prevailing Wage Changes
"House Speaker Jase BOLGER (R-Marshall) said Thursday he's willing to "have a conversation" on changing how Michigan divvies up its Electoral College votes (See "Lame Duck Forecasts," 9/18/14), but his leadership counterpart in the Senate isn't as willing."
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Bolger Q&A: Still 'Determined' On Roads, Would Listen On Term Limits
"House Speaker Jase BOLGER (R-Marshall) said this week in an interview with MIRS he's still working to get something done to improve roads, he's still looking for balance when it comes Elliott-Larsen and he's willing to listen to a proposal to alter term-limits."
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Senate Candidates Proposes Lake Huron State University
"The Democratic candidate in the 36th Senate District today proposed creating the state's 16th public university, an Alpena-based Lake Huron State University (LHSU)."
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U.S. Attorney: Daniels Bribed Kilpatrick Official
"Former state Rep. Ken DANIELS was sentenced to a year in federal prison this week for his role in concealing the financial activities of a pair of drug dealers."
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Campaign: Land Still Believes In Issue Ad Disclosures
"While Republican legislators may have moved to block the disclosure of "issue ad" donors last year, their U.S. Senate candidate doesn't see the issue the same way."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Whew, that's more like it. Only 45 more states to go!!!"

- Rep. Brandon DILLON (D-Grand Rapids) commenting on a corrected MIRS tweet that Michigan's unemployment rate is now tied as the country's fifth highest rate as opposed to fourth-highest rate.