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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Since when is being pro-choice, anti-death penalty, pro-environment, pro-labor, pro-LGBT rights conservative?"

- Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon DILLON in reaction to critiques that likely Democratic presidential nominee Hillary CLINTON's vice presidential choice, former Virginia Gov. Tim KAINE, is a conservative.

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R's, D's, Post Competitive Fundraising Numbers
"By and large, Republican and Democratic candidates in politically competitive districts posted comparable fund-raising numbers in the various House races being watched by MIRS."
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1st District Rep. Banks Most Amount Of Campaign Cash
"Rep. Brian BANKS (D-Detroit) lived up to his surname this filing period."
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Piercers Poke At State's Draft Rules For Body Art Facilities
"The state wants to implement sturdier regulations for tattoo and piercing studios, but a spokesperson for one piercing organization said the rules as written could inhibit him from opening such a shop in Michigan."
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12% Of House Candidates' Reports Not On SOS Website
"Fifty of the 409 candidates running for the Michigan House did not have their campaign finance disclosure reports on the Secretary of State's web page by today's deadline."
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Gilbert Offering Governor 3 Revenue Collection Options
"Quicken Loans CEO Dan GILBERT has placed three proposals in front of the Governor as a way the state can help pave the way for some economic development projects the developer would like to move on for Detroit, according to information obtained by MIRS."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Since when is being pro-choice, anti-death penalty, pro-environment, pro-labor, pro-LGBT rights conservative?"

- Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon DILLON in reaction to critiques that likely Democratic presidential nominee Hillary CLINTON's vice presidential choice, former Virginia Gov. Tim KAINE, is a conservative.