Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Monday, Jul. 08.

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Monday, Jul. 08 10:00 AM Michigan AG Nessel continues listening tour – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel continues listening tour, to identify issues facing Michigan seniors to better guide the Attorney General’s Elder Abuse Task Force. Attendees include Michigan Supreme Court Justice Richard Bernstein

Location: Berrien County Health Department, 2149 E Napier Ave, Benton Harbor, MI

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

Contacts: Kelly Rossman-McKinney, Michigan AG press, rossmanmckinneyk@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 7666

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Monday, Jul. 08 10:30 AM Michigan Gov. Whitmer and Detroit Mayor Duggan attend Detroit kickoff of Going PRO – Detroit kickoff of Going PRO in Michigan, a statewide education and awareness campaign to help employees in Southeast Michigan and across the state fill an estimated 545,000 jobs coming open through 2026. Attendees include Michigan Governor Gretchen Whiter, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Michigan Department of Talent and Economic Development Acting Director Stephanie Beckhorn, Detroit Regional Chamber CEO & President Sandy Baruah, SEIU Healthcare Michigan President Andrea Acevedo, and Wayne County Community College District Assistant to the Chancellor for Board and Public Relations Martha Grier

Location: Wayne County Community College NW Campus, 8200 Outer Dr W, Detroit, MI

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

Contacts: Camara Lewis, lewisc16@michigan.gov, 1 517 930 4928

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Monday, Jul. 08 12:00 PM Michigan Gov. Whitmer discuses the 2020 state budget proposal – American Arab Civil Rights League hosts Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer for a discussion on the 2020 state budget proposal and her vision of collaborating with the business community to accomplish her priorities for Michigan and its citizens

Location: Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI

Weblinks: https://acrlmich.org/

Contacts: American Arab Civil Rights League, rula@acrlmich.org, 1 313 633 0231

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Monday, Jul. 08 1:00 PM Dem Rep. Elissa Slotkin’s public schedule – Democratic Rep. Elissa Slotkin hosts a Michigan defense business roundtable, focusing on expanding opportunities for small and medium sized businesses at Automation Alley, 2675 Bellingham Dr, Troy, MI (1:00 PM EDT); and holds a public forum on the impact of PFAS chemicals in water and the federal- and state-level efforts to remove them at Jane Tasch Performing Arts Theatre, 2100 M-36, Pinckney, MI (6:30 PM EDT)

Weblinks: https://slotkin.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/RepSlotkin

Contacts: Hannah Lindow, Office of Rep. Elissa Slotkin, hannah.lindow@mail.house.gov, 1 517 488 8286

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NEW EVENT: Monday, Jul. 08 3:00 PM Michigan Gov. Whitmer visits farm impacted by extreme weather – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer visit Smuts Farm in Charlotte to survey the damage caused by extreme weather during one of the wettest years on record and to better understand how to aid farmers throughout Michigan, with MDARD Director Gary McDowell and state Rep. Angela Witwer

Location: Smuts Farms, 3121 N Wheaton Rd, Charlotte, MI

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

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

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Monday, Jul. 08 3:30 PM Redford officials break ground for courthouse renovation – 17th District Court Chief Judge Karen Khalil and Judge Krista Haroutunian attends groundbreaking ceremony to kick off court expansion and renovation

Location: Redford Township 17th District Court, 15111 Beech Daly Rd, Redford Charter Twp, MI

Weblinks: http://courts.mi.gov

Contacts: John Nevin, Michigan Courts communications director, 1 517 373 0129

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NEW EVENT: Monday, Jul. 08 6:00 PM Dem Rep. Rashida Tlaib holds town hall on auto insurance – Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib holds town hall on auto insurance accountability, discussing what Michigan’s new insurance law means for residents and an update on her latest efforts to bring equity to auto insurance on the federal level and relief to the high insurance rates that Michiganders face. Speakers include Michigan state Reps. Alex Garza, LaTanya Garrett, Cynthia Johnson, and Leslie Love

Location: Romulus High School, 9650 Wayne Rd, Romulus, MI

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

Contacts: Denzel McCampbell, Office of Rep. Rashida Tlaib, Denzel.McCampbell@mail.house.gov, 1 313 400 0298

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Monday, Jul. 08 6:00 PM Michigan state Rep. Yousef Rabhi holds ‘Yousef and You’ forum

Location: Dominick’s, 812 Monroe St, Ann Arbor, MI

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Office of Rep. Yousef Rabhi, yousefrabhi@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 2577

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Monday, Jul. 08 7:00 PM Lansing City Council meeting

Location: Lansing City Hall, 124 W Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.lansingmi.gov/, https://twitter.com/lansingmichigan

Contacts: Sherrie Boak, City Council Office, 1 517 483 7683

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UPDATED EVENT: Tuesday, Jul. 09 8:30 AM Altarum Sustainable Health Care Spending Symposium – Altarum Sustainable Health Care Spending Symposium, with welcome remarks from Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell. Other speakers include Health Care Cost Institute President and CEO Niall Brennan, Ascension Healthcare Senior Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer Ziad Haydar, and POLITICO Health Care Executive Editor Joanne Kenen

Location: Rms 2043-2045, Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://www.altarum.org, https://twitter.com/Altarum_SHSS

Contacts: Sarah Litton, Altarum communications, press@altarum.org, 1 202 772 5062

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Tuesday, Jul. 09 10:00 AM Michigan AG Nessel continues listening tour – Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel continues listening tour, to identify issues facing Michigan seniors to better guide the Attorney General’s Elder Abuse Task Force. Attendees include Michigan Supreme Court Justice Megan Cavanagh

Location: Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home, 1424 Gull Rd, Kalamazoo, MI

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

Contacts: Kelly Rossman-McKinney, Michigan AG press, rossmanmckinneyk@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 7666

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NEW EVENT: Tuesday, Jul. 09 11:00 AM Pacific Legal Foundation discuss lawsuit challenging Wayne County’s home equity theft – Pacific Legal Foundation discuss legal challenge filed by Wayne County homeowner challenging Wayne County’s home equity theft

Location: Campus Martius Park, 800 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.pacificlegal.org/, https://twitter.com/PacificLegal

Contacts: Pacific Legal Foundation media, media@pacificlegal.org, 1 202 465 8733

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CORPORATE DATA

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Tuesday, Jul. 09 Gentex Corp: Q2 2019 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://ir.gentex.com/

Contacts: Connie Hamblin, Gentex Corp Investor Relations, 1 616 772 1590 x 5814

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Wednesday, Jul. 10 8:00 AM Lansing Committee on Intergovernmental Relations meeting

Location: Lansing City Hall, 124 W Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.lansingmi.gov/, https://twitter.com/lansingmichigan

Contacts: Sherrie Boak, City Council Office, 1 517 483 7683