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CTV Opposes Internet Gambling Expansion in Michigan

March 17, 2017

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For more than 20 years, CTV has worked to oppose the expansion of all forms of gambling in Michigan. That includes the Detroit casinos, Indian casinos, racinos at horse tracks and expanding the lottery to allow casino-style gaming. It is our firm conviction that a state or locality cannot gamble their way to prosperity, and […]

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A Challenge To Delegates

February 3, 2015

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By James Muffett, President of CTV Dear Michigan Delegates: Among the great responsibilities you now carry as a Precinct Delegate is the great privilege of selecting the next group of county, district, and state leaders for your political party. I urge all citizens when advocating for your candidate to foster a culture of respect and […]

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Trial on Marriage Update: Response Brief Filed

December 1, 2014

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We applaud Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette for his bold defense of the 2004 Marriage Amendment in the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals. For now, that decision has affirmed the historic definition of marriage as between a man and a woman by declaring that states have the right to decide the issue. Yesterday, the Attorney […]

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Marriage – Who Decides?

November 24, 2014

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By Jeff Johnson On November 6, 2014, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued its long-awaited opinion in six cases from the states of Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky.  The cases involved the issue of same-sex “marriage”, and attempts by same-sex “couples” to force same-sex “marriage” on those states.  More specifically, […]

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Stop Elliott-Larsen “Sexual Orientation” Expansion

November 18, 2014

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For many years, CTV has been working with lawmakers and other concerned citizens to oppose amending the Michigan Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act (MCL 37.2102) to include “sexual orientation” as a special protected class. Unfortunately, Republican State Representative Frank Foster has introduced House Bill 5959 which would do just that. All one needs to do is look at […]

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Speaker Bolger Not Committed to a Vote on Elliott-Larsen

September 9, 2014

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Michigan Speaker of the House, Jase Bolger, recently indicated that he was not committing to vote on a bill to include “sexual orientation” and/or “gender identity” as a protected class in the Michigan Elliott Larsen Civil Rights Act. Reporter Tim Skubick asked, “So you are not willing to say there will be a vote on […]

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