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Early West Michigan Election Results 2012

Results are still coming in, but some votes are ready to be called.

Take a first look at West Michigan election results. 

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Should Election Day Be A National Holiday? [Poll]

In the majority of countries around the world, voting takes place on a weekend or election day is a national holiday.  This allows for the most people to reach the polls without their jobs interfering.  Some countries even have polls open for several days or weeks to make sure that everyone who wishes to vote can do so.  Should the United States do the same thing?  Take our poll and tell us what you think.

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The 3rd Presidential Debate has been Songified (video)

Here is my "video-of-the-day" and it's a whopper!

The third and final presidential debate, like the previous two, has been "songified" by The Gregory Brothers.

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Should Third-Party Candidates Be Allowed In Presidential Debates? [Poll]

The presidential debates are now over...wait, no they're not.

There is a "third-party" debate in Chicago at 9:00pm EST tonight, October 23.

Tonight's third-party debate, moderated by Larry King, will give third-party candidates a rare chance to be heard.

Should third-party candidates have been allowed in the debates with Barack Obama and Mitt Romney? 

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Obama vs. Romney, Round 2 — Highlights From the Town-Hall Presidential Debate

The second presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney got started just after 9 o'clock from the campus of Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York...

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Michigan Business Climate Improving

The business climate in Michigan is changing.

Tax Foundation reports that Michigan has the 12th best "business tax climate" heading to 2013.  That's up from 18th in 2012.

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Do You Watch Political Debates? [Poll]

We've had one Presidential debate, with more to come.  The Vice Presidential debate Thursday, October 11.

Polls often change following debates.  Mitt Romney showed gains after the first Presidential debate.  People are watching.  Are you one of them?

Do you watch political debates?

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Presidential Debate is Great Musical Video (video)

This video is a blast!

The first Presidential Debate for 2012 was held last week, as we all know.  Immediately, reporters and analysts were debating the outcome of the debate.  The discussion will likely go on until the next Presidential Debate.

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Adorable Kids Discuss Politics, Quickly Get Off Topic

Watching kids try to answer questions about politics is like watching a cat look at itself in the mirror -- it's funny because they don't know what we know...

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Obama vs. Romney Debate: Highlights From Tonight’s Showdown in Denver

The first debate of the 2012 presidential election campaign between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney got started a little after 9 p.m. ET from the University of Denver’s Magness Arena. Jim Lehrer, host of ‘Newshour’ on PBS, moderated the event, which covered domestic policy.

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Should Grand Rapids Decriminalize Marijuana? [Poll]

On September 14, Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell, along with other current and former city leaders, gathered together to show their support for Grand Rapids' Proposal 2.

Proposal 2 would decriminalize the use and possession of marijuana in Grand Rapids.

There are also many who don't support the proposal, including Grand Rapids Police Chief Kevin Belk.

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Should School Start Before Or After Labor Day [Poll]

Summer is unoffically over and students are back in school.

Summer lasts longer than it used to for many students.  Since 2006, Michigan law requires public schools to wait until after Labor Day to begin school.

Should school start before or after Labor Day?

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