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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Rather than a celebration of democracy or the First Amendment, these campaigns are like a war game for the wealthy."

- Rich ROBINSON, of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network, commenting on the outside money already being spent on the state's gubernatorial and U.S. Senate races.

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Richardville: Time To Fish Or Cut Bait On EAA
"Senate Majority Leader Randy RICHARDVILLE (R-Monroe) said that the administration has been working with his members on the Education Achievement Authority (EAA) legislation, and it could be up for a vote as early as next week when the Senate returns."
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Land Endorsed By LGBT 'Hate Group,' Pro-Gay GOP Group
"Put all of U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn LAND's supporters in one single room and you'd find some conflicting opinions."
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Schauer Was Up 5 Points; What Happened?
"Polling out of Michigan State University today that Gov. Rick SNYDER's favorables are at their highest point since 2011 is consistent with polling data from the last year that shows Snyder averaging a 7-percentage point lead after being down by as much as 5 points in Dec. 2012."
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Quasi-Agencies Have Different Contracting Standards, Transparency
"A no-bid furniture contract at the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) recently landed in the public spotlight, but the department and others that sole-source contracts made the case as to why, sometimes, that's the best option."
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MCFN Analysis: Mich. Groups Helping Both RGA, DGA
"The Republican Governors Association (RGA) and Democratic Governors Association (DGA) are battling for votes on the airways in Michigan. And some Michigan companies are spending thousands to play both sides."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Rather than a celebration of democracy or the First Amendment, these campaigns are like a war game for the wealthy."

- Rich ROBINSON, of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network, commenting on the outside money already being spent on the state's gubernatorial and U.S. Senate races.