Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Friday, Jul. 26.

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Friday, Jul. 26 7:30 AM Bipartisan representatives hand wash Vietnam Veterans Memorial – Republican Reps. Brian Mast, Don Bacon, Jack Bergman, Paul Cook, Mike Gallagher, Mark Green, Trent Kelly, Barry Loudermilk, Phil Roe, Elise Stefanik, and Michael Waltz and Democratic Reps. Gil Cisneros, Conor Lamb, Mikie Sherrill, Abigail Spanberger, Elaine Luria, and Jimmy Panetta wash the Vietnam Veterans Memorial by hand, to ‘show respect and gratitude’ for fallen Vietnam vets

Location: Vietnam Veterans Memorial, 5 Henry Bacon Dr NW, Washington, DC

Weblinks: https://mast.house.gov/, https://twitter.com/RepBrianMast

Contacts: Kyle VonEnde, Rep. Brian Mast, kyle.vonende@mail.house.gov, 1 202 329 1890


Friday, Jul. 26 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. Events today at Bangor Charter Township Hall, 180 State Park Dr, Bay City (10:00 AM EDT), and Flint City Council Chambers, 1101 Saginaw St, Flint (2:30 PM EDT)

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

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


Friday, Jul. 26 11:00 AM Dem Rep. Rashida Tlaib attends ADA Celebration and Resource Fair in Detroit – Michigan state Rep. Isaac Robinson and Children Spa for Children with Disabilities Founder and Director Cheryl Major host National Independence Disability Day Celebration and Resource Fair, with attendees including Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib, and County Commissioner Jewel Ware

Location: Bennett Playground, 444 Smith St, Detroit, MI

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

Contacts: Office of Rep. Isaac Robinson, 1 313 739 5093


Friday, Jul. 26 – Sunday, Jul. 28 Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s – Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s, annual exhibition of classic, rare, and magnificent automobiles

Location: The Inn at St. John’s, 44045 5 Mile Road, Plymouth, MI

Weblinks: http://www.concoursusa.org/, https://twitter.com/ConcoursUSA

Contacts: Steve Keyes, Centigrade, steve.keyes@centigrade.com, 1 248 430 7627


Friday, Jul. 26 – Sunday, Jul. 28 Saint Clair Riverfest – Saint Clair Riverfest, including Offshore Boat Racing, live music, carnival rides and food

Location: Palmer Park and Boardwalk, 200 North Riverside Avenue, Saint Clair, MI

Weblinks: https://funfestevents.net/riverfest/, https://twitter.com/funfest

Contacts: Funfest Inc, info@funfestinc.com, 1 586 493 4344




Friday, Jul. 26 11:00 AM Taubman Centers: Q2 2019 Earning conference call / Webcast

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

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



Sunday, Jul. 28 10:15 AM Bernie Sanders on campaign trail in Canada – 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Independent Sen. Bernie Sanders campaigns in Canada, joining people with Type 1 diabetes traveling from Detroit to Canada to purchase insulin

Weblinks: https://berniesanders.com/, https://twitter.com/berniesanders

Contacts: Bernie 2020 press, press@berniesanders.com

RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd3Ff0jASjPL14NAXZW65lCFN9hWDPXCz-BixUKo9QCQ7EPdw/viewform