Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Monday, Dec. 07.

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Monday, Dec. 07 12:00 PM Fast food workers hold strike and car caravan to ‘demand’ $15/hour – Fast food workers hold strike and car caravan to ‘demand’ McDonald’s and other fast-food companies pay workers $15/hour and call on Congress and the Biden administration to pass a $15 federal minimum wage

Location: McDonald’s, 19840 Van Dyke Ave, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://fightfor15.org

Contacts: Jennifer Owens, Fight for $15, jennifer@fightfor15.org, 1 202 819 2170


Monday, Dec. 07 12:30 PM 2020 Detroit Pistons Training Camp virtual media availability

Weblinks: http://www.nba.com/pistons/, https://twitter.com/DetroitPistons

Contacts: Detroit Pistons, pistonspr@pistons.com

Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/92380076660 Meeting ID: 923 8007 6660


Monday, Dec. 07 – Friday, Dec. 11 2:00 PM BPC 2020 Solutions Summit – Bipartisan Policy Center hosts 2020 Solutions Summit: Blueprint to Restore Economic Security for Working Families, featuring daily events with national, state and local leaders to discuss a pragmatic agenda ‘to move the country forward and restore faith in the ability to govern a divided nation’. Day one speakers include Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, former Maryland Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele, former Rep. John Delaney, and BPC President Jason Grumet * Hosted virtually

Weblinks: http://www.bipartisanpolicy.org, https://twitter.com/BPC_Bipartisan

Contacts: BPC events, events@bipartisanpolicy.org


Monday, Dec. 07 2:00 PM Michigan Lt. Gov. Gilchrist attends virtual Financial Empowerment Curriculum event – Henry Ford College and Dearborn Public Schools launch Michigan’s first Financial Empowerment Curriculum, that teaches youth the basic principle of managing their money. Speakers include Michigan Lieutenant Governor Garlin Gilchrist, State Treasurer Rachael Eubanks, Henry Ford College President Russ Kavalhuna, and Dearborn Public Schools Superintendent Glenn Maleyko

Weblinks: http://www.michigan.gov/treasury

Contacts: Ron Leix, leixr@michigan.gov, 1 517 335 2167

Contact Ron Leix, of Treasury, to register for the event and post-event media scum.



Tuesday, Dec. 08 – Wednesday, Dec. 09 8:00 AM 2020 Milken Institute Future of Health virtual summit continues – Milken Institute Future of Health Summit, virtual event for leaders from business, govt, science, education, philanthropy, and technology to address health challenges facing the U.S. and the world. Day two speakers include former Food and Drug Administration Commissioners Robert Califf, Margaret Hamburg and Mark McClellan, Democratic Reps. Diana DeGette and Tim Ryan, Republican Rep. Fred Upton, World Health Organization COVID-19 Vaccine Development co-leader Andrew Witty, and American Heart Association CEO Nancy Brown

Weblinks: http://www.milkeninstitute.org, https://twitter.com/MilkenInstitute, #MIHealthSummit

Contacts: Enxhi Myslymi, Milken Institute media relations, emyslymi@milkeninstitute.org, 1 202 336 8948


Tuesday, Dec. 08 8:30 AM Michigan Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of legislation including ‘SB 216 – Education; students; information regarding sexual assault and harassment; require schools to provide to students and encourage related professional development’, ‘SB 217 – Health occupations; health professionals; additional individual present during certain examinations of minors; require, and require consent for treatment’, ‘SB 218 – Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for the crime of intentionally failing to document certain services in a medical record and performing certain medical treatments on a minor without consent and another individual present; enact’, ‘SB 219 – Crimes; criminal sexual conduct; sexual contact and sexual penetration under pretext of medical treatment; prohibit, and provide penalties’

Location: Michigan State Capitol, 100 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://committees.senate.michigan.gov/details?Com=JUD

Contacts: Jackie Mosher, Michigan Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee, 1 517 373 5312


Tuesday, Dec. 08 9:30 AM Michigan House Judiciary Committee meeting – Michigan House Judiciary Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of legislation including ‘HB 4351- Criminal procedure; bail; procedure for bail hearings and criteria a court must consider; amend’, ‘HB 4352 – Criminal procedure; bail; procedure a court must follow in imposing financial condition on pretrial release; amend’, ‘HB 4353 – Crimes; penalties; remove cases in which a court must impose a cash bond and penalties for misrepresentation on a financial disclosure form; provide for’, ‘HB 4354 – Criminal procedure; bail; criteria a court must consider before imposing a financial condition of release; amend’, ‘HB 4355 – Criminal procedure; bail; interim bail bonds for misdemeanors; modify’, ‘HB 4357 – Criminal procedure; bail; setting of bond related to spousal or child support arrearage; modify’

Location: Anderson House Office Building, 124 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: https://www.house.mi.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comcode=JUDI

Contacts: Melissa Sweet, Committee Clerk, msweet@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 5176


Tuesday, Dec. 08 3:00 PM Michigan House Local Government and Municipal Finance Committee meeting – Michigan House Local Government and Municipal Finance Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4676 – Property; other; certain restrictive covenants in deeds and other instruments; prohibit’, ‘HB 5822 – Economic development; other; definition of qualified city; modify’, ‘SB 692 – Housing; inspection; change of ownership; exclude certain transfers’

Location: Michigan State Capitol, 100 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: https://www.house.mi.gov//MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comcode=LOCA

Contacts: Molly Wingrove, mwingrove@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 5024



UPDATED EVENT: Wednesday, Dec. 09 9:30 AM Bloomberg American Health Summit – Bloomberg American Health Summit, held virtually, to discuss repairing and transforming the U.S. public health system, coronavirus (COVID-19), vaccine hesitancy, racial health disparities, increased overdoses, and other topics. Speakers include Michael Bloomberg, NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr Anthony Fauci, former CDC Director Dr Tom Frieden, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation President and CEO Dr Richard Besser, former Surgeon General Dr David Satcher, Deep South Center for Environmental Justice Executive Director Beverly Wright, Bloomberg Philanthropies Public Health Program leader Dr Kelly Henning, President-elect Joe Biden’s COVID-19 Advisory Board co-chair Dr David Kessler, Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr Rachel Levine, Johns Hopkins University Professor of Equity in Health and Healthcare Dr Lisa Cooper, Johns Hopkins University President Ronald Daniels, and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Dean Ellen MacKenzie

Weblinks: https://americanhealth.jhu.edu/, https://twitter.com/americanhealth

Contacts: Jean Weinberg, Bloomberg Philanthropies, jean@bloomberg.org, 1 332 201 0508 ; David Kohn, Johns Hopkins Medicine, dkohn6@jhmi.edu, 1 410 303 7987;

Media interested in attending should register at https://cvent.me/ZQGPXw




Wednesday, Dec. 09 Lear Corporation: Q4 2020 Ex-dividend date

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

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