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You Decide 2014: Understanding Proposal One

MICHIGAN – When you head to the ballot box on August 5, you’ll see one statewide proposal, which asks whether you support repealing the state’s personal property tax (PPT) levied on many businesses in Michigan. 735 more words


#MeetMIRep: Rep. Charles Smiley

Name: Rep. Charles Smiley

District: 50, which includes Burton, Grand Blanc and Grand Blanc and Mundy townships.

Hometown: Raised in Burton, currently living in Grand Blanc Township… 444 more words


Proposed smoking ban at NJ parks and beaches

There is a bill working its way through the New Jersey state legislature that would ban smoking in all public parks and beaches in the state. 206 more words


What Every Nonprofit Needs To Know To Comply With Florida’s New Laws on Fundraising July 2014

Blog post courtesy of: Cowan Consulting for Nonprofits, PLLC; providing legal and strategic counsel to nonprofit organizations.

Sign up for the Rollins College Philanthropy Center free webinar on Friday, August 8th – What Every Nonprofit Needs To Know To Comply With Florida’s New Laws on Fundraising. 1,554 more words

Frankenstein: Idaho's $42 Million Inept Data Monster

Idaho could benefit from examining the successful models of several States and hiring a professional grant writer and some technical experts who could better inform the development of a better-conceived application to fund the work that the State so desperately needs.

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Sara: High School Graduation Portrait Shoot

As I was on this photo shoot with Sara and her mom, it occurred to me at one point that I didn’t think she was even born when I graduated high school (turns out she was almost 2, then I felt a bit better)!  97 more words


100 days to contact 100,000 voters. Let's do this.

Today marks 100 days until the election.

Last week, Republicans cried foul when the lastest conservative-leaning Rasmussen poll found the governor’s race tied between Martinez and King.   461 more words

Susana Martinez