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Michigan’s Lyme Disease Risk Grows

Michigan’s risk for Lyme disease continues to grow. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Michigan is among several Midwest states that has seen an expansion of high-risk areas for the illness. Lyme disease is transmitted by infected deer ticks, so Jennifer Smith of the Michigan Department of …

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Campaign Finance Reform Bills Sitting Idle in House Committee

A Michigan Democrat is making another run at revamping campaign finance laws in the state. State Representative Jim Townsend is sponsoring a bill to prohibit someone who is doing contract work for a local government from making campaign contributions to a local office holder. A similar bill impacting contractors on …

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