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"“Our state’s budget isn’t just a financial plan; it’s a reflection of the values and priorities of our state,” House Democratic Leader Tim Greimel (D-Auburn Hills) said."
Markham announces intent to challenge Mayor Gatt - Novi News, April 22, 2015
"Novi City Councilwoman Gwen Markham announced she’s running for Mayor of Novi yesterday. “I am humbled by how many residents throughout the city have encouraged me to provide new leadership and bring people together to make our city better,” Markham said. “Today, I announce I am running for Mayor.”
"LANSING – A new poll of active Michigan voters found widespread support of a graduated state income tax. The findings indicate that voters would likely support the efforts of Rep. Jim Townsend (D-Royal Oak), who has introduced House Bill 4341 and House Joint Resolution K, which would replace Michigan’s flat tax with a graduated income tax."
Detroit Free Press, May 6 Paul Egan, Kathy Gray,
"LANSING — Proposal 1, likely one of the most complicated and confusing questions ever placed on a Michigan ballot, was soundly rejected Tuesday as many voters expressed anger at lawmakers and state government for failing to come up with a better solution to the sorry state of the roads.
DETROIT - Tonight Michigan Democratic Party officials lauded the success of their annual Jefferson-Jackson Dinner. This year's dinner featured President Bill Clinton at the newly-renovated Cobo Center in downtown Detroit. Throughout the evening, attendees heard from Democratic leaders like Gary Peters,Mark Schauer, Carl Levin, Debbie Stabenow, John Conyers, Lisa Brown, and Mike Duggan.