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Clean Water Action Supports Ban on Great Lakes Drilling so Michigan Isn’t Next Oil Disaster Zone

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, June 14, 2010 Contact: Cyndi Roper (517) 490-1394 Constitutional amendment would protect Michigan’s lakes, economy HARRISON TOWNSHIP – Clean Water Action today supported a plan to ban drilling in the Great Lakes, a protection that would ensure Michigan doesn’t become the next oil disaster zone with devastating consequences to local communities…

Groups Hail Consumers Energy’s Decision To Pull Plug on Coal Plant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE > Thursday, May 27, 2010 Anne Woiwode, Sierra Club 517-484-2372 or 517-974-2112 (cell) Terry Miller,Lone Tree Council 989-686-6386 Shannon Fisk, NRDC 347-393-5557 Susan Harley, Clean Water Action 517-775-4254 (cell) Move to Delay Costly Bay City Project Could Clear Way for Clean Energy Jobs LANSING, MI –Consumers Energy’s stunning decision announced this morning…

State Rep. Tlaib Introduces Resolution Opposing Arizona’s Anti-Immigrant Law

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Martine Apodaca, 202.731.4601, mapodaca@immigrationforum.org (DC) Ryan Bates, 248.787.6767, rbates@reformimmigrationforamerica.org (Lansing) Tuesday, May 25, 2010 248.787.6767 Joined by Arizona State Rep. Kyrsten Sinema Lansing – At a press conference on outside the Capitol in Lansing today, State Representative Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) announced the introduction of a resolution opposing Arizona’s extreme anti-immigrant law. “Michigan…

REFORM IMMIGRATION FOR AMERICA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Leigh Fifelski TUESDAY, MAY 25, 2010 (517) 999-3646 Week of Actions Across State in Opposition to Arizona-Style Law Business Leaders Call for Workable Immigration Reform Arizona State Rep. Joins Rep. Tlaib for Introduction of House Resolution Opposing Anti-Immigrant Legislation Contact: Leigh Fifelski, 248.321.4579, leigh@progressmichigan.org (MI) Martine Apodaca, 202.731.4601, mapodaca@immigrationforum.org (DC) Nikhol…