2014 Michigan Senate debates
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from 2014 MI Senate debate (number of quotes indicated):
- Gary Peters (4) Democratic Challenger Michigan
- Terri Lynn Land (15) Republican Challenger Michigan
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Michigan Senate debates:
- Mining Gazette, "Renewing unemployment benefits", January 7, 2014
- Matt Vande Bunte on MLive.com, "Dave Agema", December 13, 2013
- Joint appearance of Democratic primary contenders, November 23, 2013, at Progressive Democratic Women's Caucus, covered by Muskegon Chronicle
- Coverage by National Journal, Alex Roarty blog, Nov. 18, 2013
- Alex Roarty in National Journal, "GOP Establishment", November 14, 2013
- AdWatch by Politico.com, on Terri Lynn Land "Syria" fundraising email, 9/5/2013
| OnTheIssues.org excerpts: (click on issues for details)
Terri Lynn Land: Supports GOP platform which bans abortion.
Budget & Economy|
Terri Lynn Land: Opposed reopening government, due to ObamaCare, not jobs.
Terri Lynn Land: Opposed deal to re-open federal government.
Terri Lynn Land: Federal shutdown was opportunity to address spending.
Terri Lynn Land: AdWatch: No discrimination, but "no comment" on gay- bashing.
Terri Lynn Land: Supports GOP platform which bans same-sex marriage.
Gary Peters: Nuclear option: Allow confirmation of Obama's appointees.
Terri Lynn Land: Super PACs are committed to Michigan.
Terri Lynn Land: Allow "dark money": secret campaign donations for issue ads.
Terri Lynn Land: Supports GOP platform which opposes magazine limit.
Terri Lynn Land: Fix ObamaCare so Michiganders can keep insurance as promised.
Gary Peters: AdWatch: Targeted by RNC robocalls for support of ObamaCare.
Terri Lynn Land: Embrace threat of federal shutdown to defund ObamaCare.
Gary Peters: Extend jobless benefit for long-term unemployed.
Terri Lynn Land: Extend jobless benefit for long-term unemployed seeking work.
Terri Lynn Land: Supports GOP platform plank for personal accounts.
War & Peace|
Terri Lynn Land: No military action in Syrian civil war.
Gary Peters: Undecided on military intervention in Syria.
Terri Lynn Land: No military intervention in Syria.
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- Gary Peters Democratic Challenger Michigan
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The above quotations are from 2014 Michigan Senate debates.
- 100 Ideas, by Senator Marco Rubio (R,FL)
- Planned Bullyhood, by Senate candidate Karen Handel (R,GA)
- The Tea Party Goes to Washington, by Senator Rand Paul (R,KY)
- Governor`s Travels, by Senator Angus King (I,ME)
- This Is Not Florida, biography of Senator Al Franken (D,MN)
- The Truth (with jokes), by Sen. Al Franken (D, MN)
- Planned Bullyhood, by Senate candidate Karen Handel (R, GA)
- Republican Leader, biography of Sen. Mitch McConnell (R, KY)
- The Man Behind The Mask, by Senate candidate Andy Martin (R, NH)
- In the Company of Men, by Senate candidate Nancy Mace (R, SC)
- Be the Change!, by Senate candidate Michelle Nunn (D, GA)
- The Greatest Hoax, by Sen. James Inhofe (R, OK)
- Unite and Conquer, by Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D, AZ)