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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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CTV Opposes Amending the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act

August 27, 2014

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In 1977, the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act became law in Michigan. The original protected categories were religion, race, color, national origin, age, sex, and marital status. Subsequent amendments added height, weight, familial status, pregnancy and childbirth (or a related medical condition) to the list. Republican State Representative Frank Foster (District 107) is currently introducing a […]

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Marriage On Trial: Media Update Page

August 8, 2014

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This is where you can keep up with media coverage of the ongoing fight over marriage in the Sixth Circuit Court:

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August 6 – Big Day for Historic Marriage in Michigan

August 6, 2014

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On Wednesday, August 6 at 1:00 PM, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati will begin oral arguments on the legality of Michigan’s 2004 voter-approved Marriage Amendment. Three randomly selected Judges will determine whether Federal District Judge Bernard Friedman’s March 14 ruling—which negated over two million voters’ support for historic marriage—will stand. Michigan Attorney […]

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Voting as Christians in Michigan: Why it’s So Important

August 3, 2014

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In today’s society, it is quite apparent that we have major problems happening in the political arena. Because of this, many Christians have completely separated themselves from any and all forms of politics. It seems there is a perception that if something is dirty, the only option is to separate yourself, hoping that it will […]

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Proposal 1 Overview

July 31, 2014

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Please be prepared for the following as you review your sample ballot: The Michigan Use Tax and Community Stabilization Share, or Proposal 1, is on the August 5, 2014 Primary Election ballot in Michigan as a legislatively-referred state statute. CTV does not support nor oppose Proposal 1. Our hope is that this website will be […]

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