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Emergency Manager Petition Drive

REPEAL APPEAL: Font Size Challenge To Emergency Manager Law Comes To Court

The Huffington Post | Simone Landon | Posted 05.17.2012 | Detroit

Backers of a petition to let voters approve or repeal Michigan's controversial emergency manager law are making their case before a state appeals cour...

Major Win For Petition Drive To Repeal Emergency Manager Law

The Huffington Post | Simone Landon | Posted 04.26.2012 | Detroit

It looks like Michigan voters will decide whether or not to keep the state's controversial emergency manager law. The state Bureau of Elections is...

David Sands

Brandon Jessup Pushes To Move Michigan Forward | David Sands | Posted 03.16.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Brandon Jessup is not shy about sharing his thoughts on Public Act 4, the Michigan law that allows state-appointed emergency managers to ru...

David Sands

Michiganders Demand Repeal Of Hated Law | David Sands | Posted 02.29.2012 | Detroit

After nearly nine months of gathering signatures, members of the coalition Stand Up for Democracy traveled by bus to Michigan's capitol Wednesday to d...

Organizers Look For More Signatures On Emergency Manager Repeal Petition

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 01.18.2012 | Detroit

Organizers collecting signatures in favor of a voter referendum on Public Act 4, Michigan's emergency manager law, have revised a deadline to send pet...

David Sands

Opposition To Emergency Managers Builds, Repeal Petition Nearing Signature Goal | David Sands | Posted 01.13.2012 | Detroit

About 30 citizens ventured out Thursday evening in the drizzling rain to Detroit's Grand Circus Park to march in protest of Michigan's emergency manag...