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September 6, 2012 | By Matea Gold
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In one of the most fiery speeches so far of the night, former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm roused cheering delegates to their feet as she shouted out President Obama's actions on behalf of the automotive industry, taking swipes at GOP challenger Mitt Romney along the way. Granholm quipped that Romney loves cars so much “they have their own elevator.” But she said when “the entire auto industry, and the lives of...
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October 12, 2012 | Ed Stockly
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October 12, 2012 | Ed Stockly
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 14 - 20 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     SATURDAY Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC McLaughlin Group 6:30 p.m. KCET SUNDAY The Chris Matthews Show Next presidential debate; Bill Clinton's role: Andrew Sullivan, Newsweek; John Heilemann, New York Magazine; Nia-Malika Henderson, the Washington Post; Liz Marlantes, Christian Science Monitor. (N) 5:30 a.m. KNBC Today Betsey Johnson.
NEWS
September 6, 2012 | By Matea Gold
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In one of the most fiery speeches so far of the night, former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm roused cheering delegates to their feet as she shouted out President Obama's actions on behalf of the automotive industry, taking swipes at GOP challenger Mitt Romney along the way. Granholm quipped that Romney loves cars so much “they have their own elevator.” But she said when “the entire auto industry, and the lives of...
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 18, 2011 | George Skelton, Capitol Journal
Jennifer Granholm is a California girl — with a very California story — who was elected governor of Michigan at the worst time. Now she's back in California offering advice on how we and other states can turn economic rust into recovery. Or, how California can avoid becoming another shuttered Michigan. Actually, we've already failed in that, based on lost jobs. According to figures released Friday, California still had the second highest unemployment rate in the nation in August, 12.1%.
NATIONAL
May 12, 2009 | James Oliphant and David G. Savage
As President Obama's search for a Supreme Court justice progresses, it appears the White House has locked in on two competing sets of nominees: those who have traditional judicial and academic backgrounds and another group that comes from what might be called the "real world." Since Justice David H. Souter announced his retirement this month, much of the speculation about who will succeed him has centered on candidates such as U.S. Solicitor Gen. Elena Kagan, Judge Sonia Sotomayor of the U.S.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 18, 2011 | By Maeve Reston and Seema Mehta, Los Angeles Times
Over tea this spring in Redondo Beach, Arnold Schwarzenegger met with Tony Blair to seek the former British prime minister's advice for his new role on the world stage, now that his seven-year stint as California's governor had ended. Schwarzenegger was launching an ambitious new phase: accepting lucrative offers for a Hollywood comeback, carving out a new role as an ambassador for green technology companies, reengaging his charity work and flying around the world delivering speeches at rates commanded by former presidents.
NATIONAL
January 2, 2003 | From Times Wire Reports
Jennifer Granholm took the oath of office as Michigan's first female governor, calling the milestone "a great message for our daughters and our sons." Bill Richardson, a Cabinet member in the Clinton administration, was sworn in as governor of New Mexico, outlining proposals to save money and increase teachers' pay.
BUSINESS
March 24, 2000 | Bloomberg News
DoubleClick Inc., under attack for its method of tracking online movements by Internet users, is in discussions with several states that are investigating whether the Internet advertising company violates consumers' privacy, Michigan Atty. Gen. Jennifer Granholm said. DoubleClick and four states are drafting a proposal for "an Internet protocol that will address the privacy concerns," she said.
NATIONAL
August 29, 2008 | From Times Wire Reports
Lawyers for Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick filed a lawsuit aimed at scuttling a hearing that could lead to his ouster, saying the proceedings would be unfair and presided over by a governor who is biased against him. Wayne County Circuit Judge Robert Ziolkowski is expected to hear the request today to halt removal proceedings, which are scheduled to start Wednesday. Gov. Jennifer Granholm scheduled the hearing under a rarely used provision of the Michigan Constitution that allows the governor to evict officials for misconduct.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
September 18, 2011 | George Skelton, Capitol Journal
Jennifer Granholm is a California girl — with a very California story — who was elected governor of Michigan at the worst time. Now she's back in California offering advice on how we and other states can turn economic rust into recovery. Or, how California can avoid becoming another shuttered Michigan. Actually, we've already failed in that, based on lost jobs. According to figures released Friday, California still had the second highest unemployment rate in the nation in August, 12.1%.
NEWS
August 14, 1999 | Associated Press
Two men were accused Friday of selling instructions and ingredients for a powerful "date rape" drug on the Internet. Carl Gorton, 63, of Merritt Island, Fla., and John Hedrick, 22, of Colorado Springs, Colo., have been charged in Michigan with one count each of solicitation to manufacture a controlled substance. Michigan Atty. Gen. Jennifer Granholm said the instructions on how to make GHB, or gamma hydroxybutyrate, were so easy "a third-grader could have put them together."
NATIONAL
October 1, 2007 | From Times Wire Reports
The state government partially shut down early today with no budget deal in place for the new fiscal year, leaving the state no authority to spend money. Lawmakers were still scrambling to reach a deal on tax increases to help plug a $1.75-billion deficit so that Democratic Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm would sign a 30-day budget extension. Granholm had told about 35,000 of the state's more than 53,000 workers not to report to work today if a shutdown occurred.
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