Congress

12:58 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

Koch Brothers Group Pulls MI TV Ads

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Much of the airtime it had bought was in the Detroit area.
A powerfully funded group backed by the conservative Koch brothers has canceled over a million dollars’ worth of Michigan ads for the month of August, according to sources tracking the 2014 air war. Freedom Partners, which had booked about $1.1 million in Michigan airtime, abruptly canceled the ads this week.
10:19 am
Mon July 28, 2014

Politico: Amash Not Sweating His Primary

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Amash's GOP challenger, businessman Brian Ellis, trails significantly in recent polls.
BYRON CENTER, Mich. - Rep. Justin Amash was supposed to be the next big target of the establishment wing of the Republican Party, sweating all the way to the finish line. Instead, campaigning just two weeks before his primary, Amash seemed almost carefree. “Things are going great,” he said after a parade this weekend in this Grand...
Immigration
8:15 am
Mon June 23, 2014

WSW: 12 Year Old From Kalamazoo Discusses Arrest Over Immigration

Protest in Washington D.C.
Credit Michigan United

    

Esteban Verdugo says he doesn't want anyone else to experience what he did a year ago. 

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Election 2014
7:37 am
Thu June 5, 2014

WSW: Sixth Congressional District Republican Candidate Jim Bussler

JIm Bussler
Credit WMUK

Jim Bussler says he wants to represent Southwest Michigan in the U.S. House, not corporations or special interests. 

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6:52 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Congress Approves Legislation Classifying Great Lakes as "Unified System"

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Justin Amash was only member of Michigan's delegation to vote against bill
Washington Congress passed bipartisan water legislation this week that will change how the Great Lakes are classified, which backers say will help shorten the dredging backlog in Michigan harbors.

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