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Bolger: Party Switch Itself ‘Not A Mistake’

A former Michigan lawmaker’s switch to the Republican Party just before an election deadline was itself “not a mistake” but the plotting around it was, said state House Speaker Jase Bolger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2013

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No Indictment After Michigan Party Switch Probe

A judge found no criminal wrongdoing after a yearlong investigation into a former state lawmaker’s party switch that also involved the GOP leader of the Michigan House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2013

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How To Fix Michigan’s Roads? Discussion On Mackinac

State House Speaker Jase Bolger isn’t ready endorse a higher sales tax as a solution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

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L. Brooks Patterson Likens Mich. House Speaker To Adolf Hitler

Not only did Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson refer to Michigan House Speaker Jase Bolger as “Adolf,” he pulled a comb out of his pocket and held it above his upper lip to resemble Hitler’s trademark mustache.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2013

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Michigan House Leader Reinstates Democrats

A spat that led the Republican leader of the Michigan House to remove eight Democrats from committees has been resolved.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2013

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Michigan GOP Leader Kicks Democrats Off Committees

The top Republican in the Michigan House removed eight Democrats from committees Tuesday because they missed meetings last week amid heightened tension between Republican and Democratic leaders in the chamber.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2013

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House Speaker: No Mandatory Vaginal Ultrasounds

A bill that would have required women to undergo vaginal ultrasound examinations before they get abortions won’t continue through the House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2013

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Will Controversy Be A Part Of State Lawmakers Return From Holiday?

It’s back to work Tuesday for state lawmakers following the holiday break.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2013

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House Speaker: Right-To-Work Legislation Not Rushed

House Speaker Jase Bolger.is refuting claims that controversial right-to-work legislation is being rushed through the Michigan legislature.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2012

Investigators have abandoned looking into a Democrat who switched to a Republican in the last-minute before the primary. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Investigation Of Last Minute Democrat-To-Republican Switch Abandoned

A prosecutor says he ended an investigation into how a Democratic lawmaker made a last-minute switch to the Republican Party so the public would know what he’d found in time for the primary election.

08/20/2012

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