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    House Debate on Funding for Flint, Michigan

    As part of debate on the House water resources bill, members debated an amendment to add funds to the bill to help the city of Flint, Michigan, deal with its water crisis. The amendment was…

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    "Streets of Old Grand Rapids" Exhibit

    Alex Forist gave a tour of the “Streets of Old Grand Rapids” exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. Mr. Forist talked about what the city looked like before the turn of the twentieth century and what…

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    "Furniture City" Exhibit

    Alex Forist gave a tour of the “Furniture City” exhibit at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. He explained how the city became known for its furniture production and showed some of the exhibit’s most notable…

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    Thin Ice

    Gordon Olson. co-editor of Thin Ice: Coming of Age in Grand Rapids, talked about the coming of age stories of notable people who grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan, including President Gerald Ford and singer…

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    Book TV in Grand Rapids, Michigan

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Grand Rapids, Michigan, from June 23-29 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working…

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    Mayor Bliss on Grand Rapids, Michigan

    Mayor Rosalynn Bliss spoke about the history and politics of Grand Rapids, Michigan, as scenes and still images of the city were shown.

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    Book TV in Port Huron, Michigan

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Port Huron, Michigan, from June 18-23 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Blue Water Bridge

    Suzette Kuschell talked about the Blue Water Bridge, which connects Port Huron, Michigan, to Canada. She spoke about how the route was vital to trade, dating back to the 19th century, and explained how the…

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    Mayor Repp on Port Huron, Michigan

    Mayor Pauline Repp talked about the city of Port Huron, Michigan, as still images and scenes of the city were shown. She spoke about the city’s efforts to rebound from economic difficulties, clean water…

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    Postcards of Port Huron, 1880-1960

    T.J. Gaffney talked about his book, Postcards of Port Huron, 1880-1960, about how the city of Port Huron, Michigan, is portrayed in historic images and postcards. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

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    Fort Gratiot Lighthouse

    Dennis Delor gave a tour of the Fort Gratiot Lighthouse, the first lighthouse in the state of Michigan, and talked about the history of the site. She explained how the site began as a military post to guard…

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    Rails Around the Thumb

    T.J. Gaffney talked about his book Rails Around the Thumb, about the role of railroads in the development of Michigan’s “thumb” region and their impact on Thomas Edison’s life. C-SPAN’s Local Content…

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    Interview with Mike Connell

    Mike Connell talked about Michigan politics and the history of the city of Port Huron. He also spoke about the challenges facing the city as it rebounds from economic recession, as well as the state of the…

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    Flint, Michigan Water Contamination

    Representative Brenda Lawrence (D-MI) talked about lead contamination of the drinking water in Flint, Michigan, including a recent letter from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to…

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    President Obama Remarks in Flint, Michigan

    Following a discussion with residents of Flint, Michigan, President Obama spoke at a local high school, Flint Northwestern Preparatory Academy, about the city’s contaminated water pipes crisis. He said…

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    Governor Rick Snyder Remarks in Flint, Michigan

    Governor Rick Snyder (R-MI) apologized to the residents of Flint, Michigan, for the governmental failure that led to their contaminated water pipes crisis. He was speaking before President Obama…

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    Flint ,Michigan, Speech Introductions

    Representative Dan Kildee (D-MI), and Senator Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) made introductory remarks before President Obama’s speech to residents of Flint, Michigan about their contaminated water…

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    Flint, Michigan Drinking Water Contamination

    Gina McCarthy and Governor Rick Snyder (R-MI) testified at a hearing on the Safe Drinking Water Act and lead contamination of the water supply in Flint, Michigan. Governor Snyder apologized…

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    President Obama's Trip to Flint, Michigan

    Paul Egan joined by phone to preview President Obama’s trip to Flint, Michigan.

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    Flint Water Contamination Criminal Charges

    Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) talked about criminal charges against three Michigan officials in the wake of water contamination in Flint, as well as water infrastructure legislation he…

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