Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Tuesday, Aug. 08.

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 7:30 AM Detroit Mayor Duggan’s primary election day schedule – Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan casts his vote at River House Apts, 8900 E. Jefferson, Detroit (7:30 AM EDT), and then delivers remarks at an election night party, hosted by the Duggan for Detroit campaign, at Hotel St. Regis Detroit, 3071 W Grand Blvd, Detroit (8:00 PM EDT)

Location: Detroit, MI Detroit http://www.dugganfordetroit.com/

Contacts: Sharon Banks Mike Duggan for Detroit Banksmktg@aol.com 1 313 929 3986

Mayor Duggan delivers remarks at 10:00 PM, Media Check-In: 7:00 PM for Sign-in and Set-up

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 9:15 AM Dem Sen. Debbie Stabenow’s public schedule – Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow continues her small business tour in Michigan, meeting business owners and employees at Auntie’s Deli, 158 S Main St, Eaton Rapids (9:15 AM EDT, embargoed until 9:00 AM EDT), Petit Hardware, 141 S Main St, Eaton Rapids (9:35 AM EDT, embargoed until 9:00 AM EDT), and Mark’s Place, 206 S Main St, Eaton Rapids (9:55 AM EDT, embargoed until 9:00 AM EDT); speaks at the Michigan Building and Construction Trades Council State Convention, Firekeepers Casino, 11177 E Michigan Ave, Battle Creek, MI (11:00 AM EDT, embargoed until 11:00 AM EDT); and holds a press conference on the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Arcadia Ales, 701 E Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI (1:00 PM EDT, embargoed until 11:00 AM EDT)

Location: Battle Creek Kalamazoo http://stabenow.senate.gov/ https://twitter.com/StabenowPress

Contacts: Miranda Margowsky Office of Sen. Debbie Stabenow Miranda_Margowsky@stabenow.senate.gov 1 202 224 1154

Eaton Rapids events embargoed until 9:00 AM, Battle Creek and Kalamazoo events embargoed until 11:00 AM

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 10:00 AM ChargeUp Midwest unveil new report detailing benefits of electric vehicles in Michigan – M.J. Bradley & Associates Senior Vice President Brian Jones, Ecology Center Climate and Energy Program Director Charles Griffith, Natural Clean Vehicles and Fuels Project Director Luke Tonachel, and Sierra Club Associate Attorney Joe Haslo participate in a tele-news conference briefing on a new report detailing the benefits of expanding electric vehicles in Michigan

Location: TBD

Contacts: Nick Dodge Byrum & Fisk Communications ndodge@byrumfisk.com 1 517 333 1606

RSVP to Nick Dodge, ndodge@byrumfisk.com for dial-in information

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 10:00 AM Michigan Lt. Gov. Calley attends National Guard’s Northern Strike training operation – Michigan Lt. Governor Brian Calley attends the National Guard’s Northern Strike training operation at Camp Grayling. He is joined by Michigan National Guard Major General Gregory Vadnais

Location: Camp Grayling, Grayling, MI www.michigan.gov https://twitter.com/migov

Contacts: Laura Biehl Michigan Governor Communications Office BiehlL@michigan.gov 1 517 388 0293

Credentialed media must check in at the camp entrance and note attending for media day. Meeting point is approximately 1 mile from entrance. All media questions can be directed to public affairs officer Dawn Dancer at 517-896-0860

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 4:00 PM Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell’s public schedule – Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell hosts ‘Congress in Your Community’ event at Ypsilanti Growing Hope Market, 16 S Washington St, Ypsilanti, MI (4:00 PM EDT); and joins Michigan State Rep. Darrin Camilleri to hold ‘Protect MI Health Care’ town hall meeting, to discuss the state of health care in Michigan, with participants including Beaumont Health Government Relations and Community Affairs Vice President Mary Zatina, Woodhaven Community Center, 23101 Hall Rd, Woodhaven, MI (7:00 PM EDT)

Location: TBD debbiedingell.house.gov https://twitter.com/RepDebDingell

Contacts: Hannah Smith Rep. Debbie Dingell press Hannah.smith@mail.house.gov 1 202 315 8446

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/special-health-care-town-hall-with-rep-camilleri-and-rep-dingell-tickets-36750171753

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 6:30 PM Huron-Manistee Resource Advisory Committee meeting

Location: Mio Ranger District, 107 McKinley Rd, Mio, MI https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2017/07/11/2017-14414/huron-manistee-resource-advisory-committee https://twitter.com/USDA

Contacts: Brad Bolton USDA blbolton@fs.fed.us 1 989 826 3252

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 7:00 PM Oakland County Democratic Party August General Membership Meeting – Oakland County Democratic Party August General Membership Meeting, with special guest speaker Democratic gubernatorial candidate for Michigan Abdul El-Sayed and 8th Congressional District candidate Elissa Slotkin

Location: UAW Local 5960, 180 E Silverbell Rd, Lake Orion, MI https://ocdp.org/ https://twitter.com/OaklandDems

Contacts: OCDP office info@ocdp.org 1 248 584 0510

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Tuesday, Aug. 08 Democratic gubernatorial candidate Abdul El-Sayed votes in the primary election and then visits voters

Location: Detroit, MI https://abdulformichigan.com/ https://twitter.com/AbdulElSayed

Contacts: Adam Joseph Abdul El-Sayed for Governor press@abdulformichigan.com 1 248 835 3077

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Wednesday, Aug. 09 8:30 AM Wolverine WorldWide: Q2 2017 Earning conference call / Webcast

Location: TBD http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=88408&p=irol-IRHome

Contacts: Christi Cowdin Wolverine WorldWide Investor Relations www@lambert-edwards.com 1 616 866 6271

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Wednesday, Aug. 09 9:00 AM Oakland County Sheriff’s Office hosts 31st annual Benefit for the Disabled Fishing Derby

Location: Dodge #4 State Park, 4250 Parkway St, Waterford Twp, MI http://www.oakgov.com/Pages/home.aspx https://twitter.com/oakgov

Contacts: Undersheriff Mike McCabe Oakland County Sheriff’s Office 1 248 858 0146

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Wednesday, Aug. 09 11:00 AM Main Street Alliance media briefing on report on small business lending in Richmond, VA and Detroit – Main Street Alliance media briefing on a new Woodstock Institute report titled ‘Patterns of Disparity: Small Business Lending in the Richmond and Detroit Regions’. The report is the third in a four-part series of research reports examining small business owners’ access to capital in eight major metropolitan areas. This installment in Patterns of Disparity examines the state of traditional bank small business lending in Richmond, VA, and Detroit

Location: Detroit Richmond mainstreetalliance.org https://twitter.com/mainstreettweets

Contacts: Angela Simaan Main Street Alliance angela@mainstreetalliance.org 1 202 281 4748

Conference call. Dial-in: 1 (800) 974-2163, Passcode: 7397257#

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Wednesday, Aug. 09 12:15 PM Flint & Genesee Chamber Monthly Luncheon, with keynote speaker Consumers Energy President and CEO Patti Poppe

Location: Holiday Inn Flint – Grand Blanc Area, 5353 Gateway Center, Flint, MI Flint http://www.flintandgenesee.org/

Contacts: Bob Campbell Flint & Genesee Chamber bcampbell@flintandgenesee.org 1 810 600 1421 Katie Carey Consumers Energy Katelyn.Carey@cmsenergy.com 1 517 740 1739

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Wednesday, Aug. 09 House Ethics Committee self-imposed deadline to announce update on Dem Rep. John Conyers – House Committee on Ethics due to announce its course of action on the matters regarding Democratic Rep. John Conyers and House staffer Michael Collins – which were referred to the Committee by the Office of Congressional Ethics in May – on or before today * Matters were extended in June, although with the Committee noting that the extension ‘does not itself indicate that any violation has occurred, or reflect any judgment on behalf of the Committee’ * Reasons for investigations are generally kept secret, although Rep. Conyers has allegedly been investigated in relation to compensation payments made to a former staffer who had already left the House of Representatives – a violation of the chamber’s rules

Location: TBD http://www.house.gov/ethics/

Contacts: House Ethics Committee 1 202 225 7103

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Wednesday, Aug. 09 Dem gubernatorial candidate Abdul El-Sayed speaks on civic engagement at ‘Summer in the City’ Detroit – Democratic gubernatorial candidate Abdul El-Sayed speaks to high school and college students about civic engagement at the ‘Summer in the City’ event

Location: Detroit, MI https://abdulformichigan.com/ https://twitter.com/AbdulElSayed

Contacts: Adam Joseph Abdul El-Sayed for Governor press@abdulformichigan.com 1 248 835 3077

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Thursday, Aug. 10 3:00 PM Dem Rep. Debbie Dingell hosts ‘Congress in Your Community’ events in Michigan – Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell hosts ‘Congress in Your Community’ events in Michigan, at Pittsfield Farmers Market, 6201 W Michigan Ave, Ann Arbor (3:00 PM EDT), and Westside Farmers Market, 2501 Jackson Rd, Ann Arbir (5:00 PM EDT)

Location: Ann Arbor, MI Ann Arbor debbiedingell.house.gov https://twitter.com/RepDebDingell

Contacts: Hannah Smith Rep. Debbie Dingell press Hannah.smith@mail.house.gov 1 202 315 8446

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Thursday, Aug. 10 Perrigo Company Plc: Q2 2017 Results

Location: TBD http://perrigo.investorroom.com/press-releases

Contacts: Arthur J. Shannon Perrigo Investor Relations & Communication ajshannon@perrigo.com 1 269 686 1709

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Thursday, Aug. 10 Democratic gubernatorial candidate Abdul El-Sayed speaks to Rochester Democrats Club

Location: Madison Heights, MI https://abdulformichigan.com/ https://twitter.com/AbdulElSayed

Contacts: Adam Joseph Abdul El-Sayed for Governor press@abdulformichigan.com 1 248 835 3077

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