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Thursday, July 18,2013

Pure Iowa?

Schauer launches petition asking Snyder why he outsourced travel guide

by City Pulse Staff
Thursday, July 18 — The Mark Schauer for Governor campaign has launched a petition drive asking why the Snyder administration outsourced the Pure Michigan travel guide to an Iowa publisher when it could have printed it less expensively in Michigan.
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Wednesday, July 17,2013

EYE CANDY OF THE WEEK

by Kali Jo Wolkow
Property: 1800 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing Owner: Hilde Wright Assessed Value: $33,100 Michigan Avenue wasn't always a business district. If you look closely, you'll see that many of those commercial buildings look like a lot like houses.
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Wednesday, July 17,2013

Votes and the veto

In a City Council race with veto implications, how do 4th Ward voters perceive Councilwoman Jessica Yorko's support of the mayor?

by Sam Inglot
The city's budget battle this year was not won by compromise between the Lansing City Council and Mayor Virg Bernero. Bernero got his way by vetoing all of the amendments the Council had made to his budget.
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Wednesday, July 17,2013

The rest of the ticket

by Walt Sorg
Why do we need a primary election, or state party conventions? Twelve months before either major party officially picks its candidates for state office, it looks the November 2014 ballot is just about set.
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Wednesday, July 17,2013

More on the Okemos 7

by JoAnn Forsberg
We hold no grudges toward federal workers; federal laws are the problem. A tug-of-war exists between the states and the federal government.
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Tuesday, July 16,2013

Church & state

Public buildings and churches on next Lansing Historical Society tour

by City Pulse Staff
Tuesday, July 16 — The Historical Society of Greater Lansing continues its Behind the Fašade tours this weekend with “Church and State,” a look at some of downtown’s oldest churches and state buildings.
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Friday, July 12,2013

LAHR PAC releases candidate ratings

Ratings give a glimpse into how city office candidates view LGBT, women’s health rights

by Sam Inglot
Friday, July 12 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and At-Large City Councilwoman Kathie Dunbar have received the highest rating in this year’s primary election races from the political action committee of Lansing’s gay rights organization.
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Thursday, July 11,2013

The Okemos 7

How a group of white-collar men gets entwined in a drug conspiracy when state and federal law collide

by Andy Balaskovitz
"I must say you don’t look like the typical drug defendant that we have in our court.” U.S. Magistrate Judge Joseph Scoville was talking to 65-year-old Dennis Corey in a federal courtroom in Grand Rapids in December. Corey, with a slim build and silver hair, was looking back at five federal charges for his role in a medical marijuana growing operation across the street from Okemos High School.
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Thursday, July 11,2013

Dems proposed ‘fracking’ regulations

Bill package would require more transparency to protect the state’s water supplies

by Sam Inglot
Thursday, July 11 —House Democrats, including three local representatives, introduced legislation today to increase transparency and accountability from gas companies that practice horizontal hydraulic fracturing, — commonly called “fracking.”
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Wednesday, July 10,2013

Water versus stone

Persistent passion earns Dave Dempsey top award for Great Lakes advocacy

by Lawrence Cosentino
Quietly, slowly, water erodes the strongest rock. Dave Dempsey's lifelong push against the despoilers, exploiters and developers that pressure the Great Lakes operates on that scale.
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