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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. And also it's really cute. For example, our president is "

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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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Michigan Makes It’s Mark At 2012 Republican National Convention [Video]

Michigan is having an impact on the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida this week.

Michigan has been featured during a speech by a U.S. Representative from the Upper Peninsula, as Mitt Romney’s brother reflected on his family's time spent in Michigan, during West Michigan Congressman Justin Amash's speech at a seperate rally and on more occasions.

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The Republican National Convention Has Begun, Are You Watching? [Poll]

The Republican National Convention has begun in Tampa, Florida.  August 28 was the first full day of business with much more to come.  Democrats will have their turn next week in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Are you watching?

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Should Panhandling Be Illegal In Grand Rapids? [Poll]

Michigan law makes panhandling in public places illegal.  On Friday, a federal judge ruled Michigan's law banning panhandling in public is unconstitutional.

The ruling comes from a lawsuit filed by two men who were arrested for panhandling in Grand Rapids in 2011.

Should panhandling in Grand Rapids be illegal?

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How Do You Feel About Mitt Romney’s Selection Of Paul Ryan As His Running Mate?

Mitt Romney announced Paul Ryan as his choice for running mate in the race to become the next President of the United States of America on Saturday.

Of course, critics on both sides have had a lot to say about the choice.  Now that we have had a few days to hear and learn more about Paul Ryan we want to hear your opinion.

How do you feel about Mitt Romney's selection of Paul Ryan as his running mate?

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Would You Support Random Drug Testing Of Students At Your Child’s School?

Galesburg-Augusta High School will begin random drug testing of their students this fall.

Students who participate in extracurricular activities or who purchase a parking pass for the Galesburg-Augusta High School parking lot will be eligible to be tested.

The plan is controversial, to say the least.

Would you support random drug testing of students at your child's school?

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West Michigan Election Results

Tuesday, August 7, was election day in Michigan.

Elections for U.S. Senate, Congressional Districts, and State House grabbed many of the headlines, but there were also many votes at the township and county level.

Results are in.

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Should Websites That Resell Concert/Event Tickets Be Forced To Limit Price Markups?

The last time you missed out on tickets to an event because it sold out before you had a chance to buy, what did you do?

Used to be you were out-of-luck.  That's unless you went to the event and looked for some suspicious looking guys standing on the sidewalk by the venue.  Those guys might have the tickets you're looking for...for the right price.

Today, it's easy to get tickets to almost any event.  Just visit stubhub.com or another website that resells tickets.  You'll find tickets, legally, but they'll often be priced far over face value.  Some Michigan lawmakers don't like the system.

Should there be limits on how much websites like StubHub can mark up tickets?

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