As the state of Michigan recently put the finishing touches on it’s road funding plan that would raise $1.2 billion dollars by 2021, members of Congress in Washington, DC, are also in the process of trying to find common ground on their own deal that would provide long-term funding and strategy for the country’s surface transportation infrastructure. 87 more words
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"I believe he can unite the parties:" Folks in Paul Ryan's congressional district reflect on speakership
OAK CREEK — Rep. Paul Ryan has officially been elected as the 54th Speaker of the House after he got the votes of 236 members by the full House of Representatives. 457 more words
A May 12th special election for northern Mississippi’s Congressional district pared the original field of 13 to 2 and forced a June 2nd runoff. On Tuesday, Trent Kelly defeated Walter Zinn to fill the U.S. 55 more words
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Blue Earth businessman Jim Hagedorn wants a 2016 rematch against the Democratic congressman who beat him last year.
Hagedorn announced another run for Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District on Tuesday. 103 more words
U.S. Rep Alan Nunnelee died on February 6th vacating the 1st Congressional District seat. The Governor must call for a special election to fill the seat within 60 days of the vacancy and the special election must be held no sooner than 60 days of the call per 86 more words