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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"My motivation for not mentioning it was nothing more than to avoid embarrassment for myself and my family."

- Brandt IDEN, the Republican candidate in the 61st District, telling MLive why he told the Kalamazoo Gazette earlier in the campaign that he had clean criminal record when he was convicted of misdemeanor drunk driving in 2010.

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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"My motivation for not mentioning it was nothing more than to avoid embarrassment for myself and my family."

- Brandt IDEN, the Republican candidate in the 61st District, telling MLive why he told the Kalamazoo Gazette earlier in the campaign that he had clean criminal record when he was convicted of misdemeanor drunk driving in 2010.