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Justin Amash

Second Amash town hall at local high school packed, full of debate

by (Elizabeth Roger...)

Submitted 02-10-2017 under NEWS

On Thursday, February 9, 2017 Representative Justin Amash hosted a town hall meeting for constituents of the Third Congressional District. Constiuents packed the auditorium at City Middle High School which can hold almost 600 people. Even though...

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Amash and constituents clash at crowded town hall meeting

by (arcarpenter)

Submitted 01-19-2017 under NEWS

On Tuesday, January 17, U.S. Representative Justin Amash hosted a town hall meeting for constituents of the Third Congressional District. The crowd packed the 250-seat auditorium at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, and there were reports that...

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Local politicians struggle with sign theft, defacement before Election Day

by (rachelcc)

Submitted 07-18-2014 under NEWS

As the August 5 primary approaches, yard signs for various campaigns are being defaced and stolen. Last week, a picture of two young women stealing a Justin Amash sign from a yard in Plainfield Township circulated on social media. Brad Tobin, who...

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Republican congressional nominees, ballot initiatives up for vote in August

by (Scott Trumbo)

Submitted 07-15-2014 under NEWS

On August 5 the state primaries will open for voting. Voters can find where their appropriate polling location is using the Grand Rapids precinct map. The candidates on this year’s primary have been gaining national attention. Justin...

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Meet Brian Ellis: Running for Republican Congressional seat

by (NicoleGR)

Submitted 11-01-2013 under NEWS

Brian Ellis, a Grand Rapids businessman, recently announced he is running for the Republican nomination to Congress in the third district. This includes Grand Rapids. He currently owns a financial investment advisory firm and is president of East...

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Amash answers questions in Town Hall at library

by (Julie Davidson-...)

Submitted 01-17-2012 under NEWS

Roughly one hundred people gathered at the Grand Rapids Public Library for the Tuesday evening town hall meeting with US Representative, Justin Amash (R-Cascade Township). During the hour long question-and-answer-style meeting, Amash discussed his...

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