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Congressional Democrats ask Holder to recognize MI gay marriages

same sex marriageSome congressional Democrats are putting pressure on Michigan to recognize more than 300 same-sex marriages performed last weekend. They sent a letter today asking US Attorney General Eric Holder to grant federal recognition of the marriages.
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Kildee calls for unemployment benefit extension

Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Flint)

Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Flint)

A battle is brewing in Washington over an extension of unemployment benefits – after a previous extension expired last month.

Over one million Americans lost their benefits on December 28, including 43,000 in Michigan.
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Lawmakers express concern over plan to store nuclear waste near Lake Huron

GreatLakesA group of Michigan lawmakers is asking Canada to reject a plan to store low and intermediate-level nuclear waste near the shores of Lake Huron.
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