Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Wednesday, Jun. 26.

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Wednesday, Jun. 26 9:00 AM Macomb County Senior Fun Festival – Macomb County 30th annual Senior Fun Festival, featuring over 70 vendors that provide support services to older adults and caregivers in Macomb County. Attendees include Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel

Location: Lorenzo Cultural Center, 44575 Garfield Rd, Charter Twp of Clinton, MI

Weblinks: http://macombgov.org/

Contacts: Roneeka Pleasant-Brown, Macomb County, Roneeka.Pleasant-Brown@macombgov.org, 1 586 469 5905


NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Jun. 26 10:00 AM Senate Dems highlight impact of ACA repeal on senior drug costs – Democratic Sens. Jeanne Shaheen, Debbie Stabenow, and Ron Wyden highlight seniors facing higher prescription drug prices if the Affordable Care Act is overturned in the courts, via press conference with Silver Spring, MD, senior Pam Parker, who recently received a kidney transplant and ‘would face enormous prescription drug costs without the Affordable Care Act’

Location: Senate Visitors Center Rm 214, U.S. Capitol, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://shaheen.senate.gov, https://twitter.com/SenatorShaheen

Contacts: Sarah Weinstein, Sen. Jeanne Shaheen press, Sarah_Weinstein@shaheen.senate.gov, 1 202 224 5553


NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Jun. 26 11:30 AM Fostering Futures Scholarship Event – Grand Rapids – Fostering Futures Scholarship Event – Grand Rapids, organized by Michigan Education Trust (MET) to raise college scholarship money for young people who are leaving foster care

Location: Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, 187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI

Weblinks: https://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/, https://twitter.com/MichiganHHS

Contacts: Bob Wheaton, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, wheatonb@michigan.gov, 1 517 241 2112


Wednesday, Jun. 26 1:00 PM Michigan Gov. Whitmer, DHHS, EGLE launch public information campaign on new drinking water protections – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer holds a press conference to launch a public information campaign on the Michigan Safe Drinking Water Act of 2018, with DHHS Director Robert Gordon and EGLE Director Liesl Clark

Location: George W. Romney Building, 111 S Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov, https://twitter.com/migov

Contacts: Office of the Michigan Governor, BrownT56@michigan.gov


NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Jun. 26 4:00 PM House Dems speak on the BOOST Act – Democratic Reps. Rashida Tlaib, Pramila Jayapal, Steve Cohen, Jesus Garcia, and Sheila Jackson-Lee hold press conference on the Building Our Opportunities to Survive and Thrive Act (aka the BOOST Act)

Location: House Triangle, U.S. Capitol, Washington, DC

Weblinks: https://tlaib.house.gov, https://twitter.com/RepRashida

Contacts: Rep. Rashida Tlaib DC Office, 1 202 225 5126


UPDATED EVENT: Wednesday, Jun. 26 7:05 PM Congressional Baseball Game for Charity – Annual Congressional Baseball Game for Charity – annual game which sees Democrats face Republicans, with funds raised going to charities including the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington, Washington Nationals Dream Foundation, Washington Literacy Center, and U.S. Capitol Police Memorial Fund. Participants include Democrats Sen. Chris Murphy and Reps. Pete Aguilar, Colin Allred, Nanette Diaz Barragan, Salud Carbajal, Mike Doyle, Ruben Gallego, Jesus Garcia, Hakeem Jeffries, Dan Kildee, Tom Malinowski, Ed Perlmutter, Dean Phillips, Marc Veasey, and Greg Stanton, and Republicans Sen. Rand Paul and Reps. Steve Scalise, Mark Amodei, Kelly Armstrong, Troy Balderson, Mo Brooks, Tim Burchett, Jeff Duncan, Sam Graves, Barry Loudermilk, John Rutherford, Trent Kelly, Mark Walker, Russ Fulcher, Steve Watkins, and Bruce Westerman

Location: Nationals Park, 1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://www.congressionalbaseball.org, https://twitter.com/thehillbaseball, #CBG19

Contacts: Michelle Payne, michelle@congressionalsportsforcharity.org, 1 703 683 7500

Gates open 5:30 PM


Wednesday, Jun. 26 – Friday, Jun. 28 Border Management North Summit – Border Management North Summit, includes Cyber Security, Critical Infrastructure, Processing, Exploiting and Disseminating Intelligence and ISR Platforms, and Counter Terrorism and Safe Cities

Location: Embassy Suites by Hilton Detroit Livonia Novi, 19525 Victor Pkwy, Livonia, MI

Weblinks: http://www.iqpc.com, https://twitter.com/IQPC

Contacts: IQPC North America, info@iqpc.com, 1 646 378 6026




Wednesday, Jun. 26 Lear Corporation: Q2 2019 Dividend payment date

Weblinks: http://ir.lear.com/events.cfm

Contacts: Matthew J. Simoncini, Lear Corp Investor Relations, 1 248 447 1500



Thursday, Jun. 27 – Sunday, Jun. 30 Electric Forest 2019 – Electric Forest 2019, 9th annual music festival headlined by ODESZA (Thursday), Kygo (Friday), BASSNECTAR (Saturday) and Zeds Dead (Sunday)

Location: Electric Forest, 7100 S Water Rd, Montague, MI

Weblinks: http://electricforestfestival.com/, https://twitter.com/Electric_Forest, #ElectricForest

Contacts: Megan McFann, LiveLoud, megan@liveloudco.com, 1 303 413 8308


Thursday, Jun. 27 – Sunday, Jun. 30 Common Ground music festival – Common Ground, music festival, headlined by Brandi Carlile (Thursday), Zedd (Friday), Cole Swindell (Saturday) and YG (Sunday)

Location: Common Ground Music Festival, 300 N Grand Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.commongroundfest.com/, https://twitter.com/cgmusicfest, #cgmf

Contacts: Common Ground, info@commongroundfest.com, 1 517 267 1502




Thursday, Jun. 27 Stryker Corp: Q2 2019 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://phx.corporate-ir.net/phoenix.zhtml?c=118965&p=irol-homeprofile

Contacts: Katherine Owen, Stryker Corp Investor Relations, katherine.owen@stryker.com, 1 269 385 2600





Friday, Jun. 28 Taubman Centers: Q2 2019 Dividend payment date

Weblinks: http://www.taubman.com/investorrelations/investors_overview.html

Contacts: Ryan Hurren, Taubman Centers Investor Relations, rhurren@taubman.com, 1 248 258 7232