rebekah warren http://wemu.org en Personal Property Tax Reform Discussed At Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Regional Chamber Lunch http://wemu.org/post/personal-property-tax-reform-discussed-ann-arbor-ypsilanti-regional-chamber-lunch <p>For years Republicans and Democrats across Michigan have raised concerns about the state’s personal property tax.&nbsp; Voters in August will decide if a solution to phase-out the tax and reimburse local governments can go forward.</p><p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 21:54:31 +0000 Andrew Cluley 45074 at http://wemu.org Personal Property Tax Reform Discussed At Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Regional Chamber Lunch State Senator Rebekah Warren Will Not Seek Congressional Seat http://wemu.org/post/state-senator-rebekah-warren-will-not-seek-congressional-seat <p>There will be a new Representative in the 12th Congressional District next year, but it won't be current State Senator Rebekah Warren. The Ann Arbor Democrat posted the following statement on her Facebook page: &nbsp;</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:11:27 +0000 David Fair 42485 at http://wemu.org State Senator Rebekah Warren Will Not Seek Congressional Seat Ypsilanti Republican Joins Race in 12th Congressional District http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-republican-joins-race-12th-congressional-district <p>United States Representative John Dingell (D-Dearborn) has announced he will not seek re-election this year, after serving in Congress for nearly 60-years. His wife, Debbie, last week announced she will seek the Democratic nomination to fill the 12th Congressional seat. Today, an Ypsilanti man announced he will seek to replace the 87-year old political legend, as a Republican.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:18:49 +0000 David Fair 42267 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Republican Joins Race in 12th Congressional District Debbie Dingell Officially Kicks Off Congressional Campaign http://wemu.org/post/debbie-dingell-officially-kicks-congressional-campaign <div>Debbie Dingell formally announced today she's running for the 12th Congressional seat her husband has held for nearly 60 years. &nbsp;Dingell had kick-off events in Dearborn, Ann Arbor, and Ypsilanti.</div><div> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:11:55 +0000 Andrew Cluley & David Fair & Taylor Pinson 42214 at http://wemu.org Debbie Dingell Officially Kicks Off Congressional Campaign AUDIO: Rebekah Warren Announces Congressional Exploratory Committee http://wemu.org/post/audio-rebekah-warren-announces-congressional-exploratory-committee <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> <link href="http://wemu.org/post/audio-rebekah-warren-announces-congressional-exploratory-committee" rel="standout" /> </p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> <meta content="Rebekah Warren, John Dingell, Debbie DIngell, Congress" name="news_keywords" /> </p><p><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">State of Michigan Senator Rebekah Warren has announced today on <strong>89.1 WEMU</strong>&nbsp;she will officially launch a Congressional Exploratory Committee&nbsp;for the seat being vacated by Representative John Dingell.<iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/137189886%3Fsecret_token%3Ds-g3iEU&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></span></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Warren made the announcement herself Friday morning during the&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">Morning Edition with 89.1&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WEMU’s</span><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">&nbsp;David Fair</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">.&nbsp;</span><span style="font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 15px; line-height: normal;">Listen to Warren’s announcement above.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 12:42:19 +0000 Patrik Holubik & David Fair 42180 at http://wemu.org AUDIO: Rebekah Warren Announces Congressional Exploratory Committee Debbie Dingell Expected to Announce Run for Husband's Seat Friday http://wemu.org/post/debbie-dingell-expected-announce-run-husbands-seat-friday <div>&nbsp;A Democratic official says Debbie Dingell will seek the House seat currently held by her husband, who has announced plans to retire after the longest congressional career in history.</div><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:54:50 +0000 Associated Press 42048 at http://wemu.org Rep. John Dingell To Retire http://wemu.org/post/rep-john-dingell-retire <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> <meta content="http://www.freep.com/article/20140224/NEWS06/302240060/John-Dingell-longest-serving-U-S-representative-retire" name="standout" /> </p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> <meta content="John Dingell,Carl Levin,Fred Upton, John Conyers, Ann Arbor" name="news_keywords" /> </p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:34:54 +0000 Associated Press 41980 at http://wemu.org Rep. John Dingell To Retire Issues of the Environment: Legislative Agenda with State Senator Rebekah Warren http://wemu.org/post/issues-environment-legislative-agenda-state-senator-rebekah-warren <p></p><p>As we move toward the end of the calendar year, we started to wonder what, if any, environmental bills would move through the legislature. In this week&#39;s installment of &quot;Issues of the Environment&quot;, WEMU&#39;s David Fair talks with State <a href="http://www.rebekahwarren.com/ensuring-healthy-citizens/">Senator Rebekah Warren</a>, (D)- Ann Arbor, about some of the pressing issues being considered in Lansing.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 11:24:38 +0000 David Fair 35565 at http://wemu.org Issues of the Environment: Legislative Agenda with State Senator Rebekah Warren Warren Weighs in on State of the State Address http://wemu.org/post/warren-weighs-state-state-address <p></p><p>Governor Snyder delivered his third state-of-the-state address Wednesday night.&nbsp; Washtenaw County State Senator Rebekah Warren was on hand for the speech and says while the Governor offered some good ideas, there was a lot he failed to address as well.&nbsp; Warren spoke with WEMU's David Fair.</p><p></p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 13:48:18 +0000 David Fair 24360 at http://wemu.org Warren Weighs in on State of the State Address