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Iowa Caucus Explained with LEGOs Finally Makes Sense [Video]

Even the most seasoned voters have trouble understanding how a caucus works, but with this video of the Democratic Iowa Caucus explained with LEGOs, people of all ages (even those too young to vote) can understand how it works.

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Teacher Surprised With $10,000 As A Knowledge Universe Early Childhood Educator Award Winner
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School Choice Week in Michigan

National School Choice Week begins today in Michigan and across the country.

Governor Rick Snyder, Kent county leaders and others across Michigan have issued official proclamations recognizing this week as School Choice Week.

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Officials Discuss Florida Anti-Terrorism Raid
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Ex-FBI Chief Joins Investigation Into Flint Water Crisis

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette today announced he has named former prosecutor Todd Flood as Special Counsel in his probe of the Flint water crisis and that retired Detroit FBI chief Andrew Arena will also join the investigation into whether any Michigan laws were violated in the process that created a major public health crisis for Flint residents.

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Gamrat-Courser Sex Scandal and Cover-Up on 20/20 This Friday

This past summer's sex scandal between Michigan Legislators Todd Courser and Cindy Gamrat will be featured on ABC's 20/20 this Friday, Jan. 22.

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World Affairs Council of Western Michigan Begins Great Global Discussion Series

Global migration, climate change, cybersecurity, genocide prevention and normalizing relations with Cuba are a few of the dynamic topics being explored as the World Affairs Council of Western Michigan launches its 2016 Great Decisions Global Discussion Series.

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Bill Ford And Michigan Gov. Snyder Discuss Growing The US Economy
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Governor Snyder’s State of the State Address is Tonight

Governor Rick Snyder is set to deliver his sixth State of the State address tonight at 7PM.

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Congressman Amash Glad President Obama Met With Kendrick Lamar, Wants to Meet With President Too

Congressman Justin Amash thinks it's "great" that President Obama met with Kendrick Lamar, but he'd like to have a meeting of his own with the President "to discuss civil liberties and surveillance issues."

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Should Michigan High School Students be Required to Learn CPR Before Graduating? [Poll]

Michigan Senate Bill 647 was introduced on December 9 by Senator Tonya Schuitmaker. The bill would make learning CPR a graduation requirement for Michigan high school students. If passed it would go into effect this fall.

Should Michigan high school students be required to learn CPR in order to graduate?

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Muskegon County Preparing for Future Data Center Development

With the recent announcement of Switch’s $5 billion SUPERNAP data center in Kent County and Michigan’s new legislation to attract data centers to the state, Muskegon County Wastewater Management System has announced it is preparing part of its 11,000 acre property for future data center development.

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Donald Trump Campaigns In Grand Rapids
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Grand Rapids Protesters Kicked Out of Donald Trump Rally

In all, Trump's speech Monday night was interrupted more than ten times, with all of the hecklers being removed. At one point, The Donald inferred that the protesters may be "drugged out".

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Anderson Cooper to Speak at Davenport Excellence in Business Gala in May

Anderson Cooper, anchor of CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360˚ and host of AC 360˚, will be in Grand Rapids this coming May as featured guest speakerat the Davenport University
19th Annual Excellence in Business Award Gala.

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Al Sharpton, Spike Lee Lead Gun Violence Protest After "Chi-raq" Premiere In NYC
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It’s Time to end Gun Violence. Will you Join in? [Video]

Mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, aunts and uncles, strangers and friends are finally beginning to speak out about the horrible loss of life through gun violence.

How many lives have been lost? Thousands, maybe millions.

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