Poll: Democrat Gary Peters has small lead in race for open Senate seat in Michigan

Poll: Democrat Gary Peters has small lead in race for open Senate seat in Michigan

DETROIT, May 28 (UPI) --U.S. Rep. Gary Peters, the Democratic candidate, holds a slim lead over former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land, a poll released Wednesday said.
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Gov. candidates reject 'Michiganian'

Gov. candidates reject 'Michiganian'

LANSING, Mich., Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Michigan's gubernatorial nominees from both parties said they will end the reign of the "Michiganian" in the state in favor of the "Michigander."

U.S. firms offer cash for healthier habits

WASHINGTON, June 26 (UPI) -- To reduce healthcare costs, U.S. employers are offering cash of up to $600 as an incentive to adopt healthier habits, a trade association official says.

NAM calls for U.S. to up oil production

WASHINGTON, May 22 (UPI) -- The National Association of Manufacturers Thursday called on leaders in Washington to push measures to allow for increases in domestic U.S. oil production.

EPA, industry agree on energy cut goal

WASHINGTON, April 21 (UPI) -- A major U.S. manufacturers group said Monday it has agreed to try to reduce energy use in the industrial sector by 10 percent or more.

Manufacturers to appeal disclosure ruling

WASHINGTON, April 14 (UPI) -- The National Association of Manufacturers will appeal a U.S. District Court ruling that dismissed its lawsuit against a lobbying disclosure law.
Turnover plaguing manufacturing group

Turnover plaguing manufacturing group

WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- A high turnover rate has cut the effectiveness of a manufacturing lobby group in Washington, former employees and other observers said.

Mich. official accuses White House of bias

WILLIAMSTON, Mich., July 11 (UPI) -- A Michigan native who recently lost his northern border relations post said he was fired for opposing the White House's plans to violate a border treaty. Dennis Schornack, a former aide to ex-Michigan Gov. John Engler, likened his recent dismissal to the

Critics attack EPA ozone standard proposal

WASHINGTON, June 21 (UPI) -- A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposal to revise the nation's ground-level ozone standard drew quick criticism Thursday.

Group seeks higher 'energy intelligence'

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. citizens must increase their "energy intelligence" if the nation is to meet its energy demands, an industrial trade association said Wednesday.

Business group praises Allen energy plan

WASHINGTON, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- The National Association of Manufacturers is praising a proposal for U.S. energy independence advanced by U.S. Sen. George Allen, R-Va.

High hopes for Bush's tech initiative

WASHINGTON, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- It may not be easy to win support for his plans for Iraq or for healthcare reform, but President Bush's proposal to beef up U.S. strength in science and technol
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Manufacturers laud Portman pick to USTR

WASHINGTON, March 17 (UPI) -- The National Association of Manufacturers welcomed Thursday the nomination of Rob Portman as U.S. Trade Representative.

U.S. edge hinges on lower health costs

WASHINGTON, Jan. 5 (UPI) -- Cutting healthcare costs and ending lawsuit abuse are key to U.S. business growth, the National Association of Manufacturers said Wednesday.

U.S. manufactuers upbeat for 2005

WASHINGTON, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- U.S. manufacturing will likely be strong in 2005, the head of the National Association of Manufacturers said Thursday.
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John Engler
U.S. Senator John McCain, R-AZ, right, and former Michigan Governor, John Engler talk prior to a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush where he urged the Congress to grant him line item veto power before a gathering of the Manhattan Institute, a conservative think tank, at the J.W. Marriott Hotel in Washington, DC on June 27, 2006. (UPI Photo/Matthew Cavanaugh/POOL)..

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John Mathias Engler (born October 12, 1948) is an American politician and a member of the Republican Party. He served as the 46th Governor of Michigan from 1991 to 2003.

Engler has spent most of his adult life in government. He was serving in the Michigan Senate when he enrolled at Thomas M. Cooley Law School, and graduated with a J.D. in 1981, having served as a Michigan State Senator since 1979. He was elected Senate Majority Leader in 1984 and served there until elected governor in 1990.

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