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Lester Graham
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Lived in Carlinville,IL
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It seems every new restaurant, bar, or national retail chain opening in Detroit generates excitement in the wake of the city’s bankruptcy. Most are owned
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Thousands of Detroit and Wayne County homeowners face tax foreclosures. Some of those families still have time to save their homes, but they might be
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Super PACS that get nearly all of their money from one donor quadrupled their share of overall fund-raising in 2014.
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Firefighters have dangerous jobs. We all know that. But a growing body of research suggests those dangers don’t go away once the flames are put out:
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Firefighters are losing control of fires because many streets have no working hydrants.
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Michigan Governor Rick Snyder will take questions from a statewide public radio audience at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 9 as part of the Michigan Public Radio
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A little reminder of WHO came up with the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and WHY from a story I produced the last time the Michigan legislature voted to cut it.
The Michigan legislature is beginning to sort through how to balance its budget. Republicans control both the House and the Senate. They say they’ll be
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The U.S. Supreme Court hears legal arguments next week in the legal battle over same-sex marriage. It's an extraordinarily high-stakes clash, but the
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Wayne County Executive Warren Evans is proposing budget cuts that include asking employees to sacrifice. "And trust me, every county employee has a right
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From this morning's call-in show with Michigan Governor Rick Snyder and Michigan Public Radio Network's Rick Pluta.
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Detroit is seeing more private investment and new businesses in its downtown areas, but some residents in the neighborhoods don’t see how they’re
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CJR interviewed me regarding this story.
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I work for Michigan Watch at Michigan Radio.
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  • Michigan Watch
    Investigative Reporter, 2010 - present
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I'm looking into it.
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Curious. Investigating life. Wondering what you're up to.

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Great wife. Successful kids. Good job. Top that.
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Carlinville,IL - Shipman, IL - Vandalia, IL - Sterling, IL - Malta, IL - Brighton, IL - Jerseyville, IL - Lansing, MI - Ann Arbor, MI - Clinton, MI - Tecumseh, MI
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