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John Conyers
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The resignation of Congressman John Conyers will leave the seat vacant until it is filled by a special election. 

Car Insurance Overhaul Dies In State House

Nov 3, 2017
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A plan to overhaul the state’s auto insurance system failed late Thursday night. 

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Governor Rick Snyder is off on a trade mission that will bring him to Asia and Europe before he returns to Michigan next week.  


Car Accident
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The state legislature is resurrecting legislation to end mandatory, unlimited medical benefits for car crash victims.  


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Governor Rick Snyder is out of the country on a week-long trade mission to China.


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Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor is celebrating 50 years of operations.


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Is Washtenaw County prepared to answer Governor Snyder’s call for more skilled automotive workers in Michigan? 

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The 2015 North American International Auto Show held few surprises for eco-concerned consumers.

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General Motors says it will ask a federal bankruptcy judge to shield the company from legal claims involving conduct before its 2009 bankruptcy. The company revealed its strategy late Tuesday in a motion filed in a federal court case in Corpus Christi, Texas, surrounding defective ignition switches that have led GM to recall more than 2 million cars.

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General Motors says it's investing $449 million in two Detroit-area factories to build the next generation Chevrolet Volt hybrid electric car. 

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Michigan is planning to boost efforts to attract and retain automotive industry jobs in engineering and design, software and coding, systems integration and skilled trades.