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#Veteran Events & Announcements 2/25 to 3/10

Listed below are the events I have for the next 14 days here in the Metro Detroit area, of which there are 4 new items.  You can also go to the Legion 328 website to download any flyer for these future events at  http://www.legionpost328.org/events.html

You can get a monthly view of events by going to:
http://www.michiganveteranresources.com/Events.aspx

You can also find many other veteran events & information for Veterans on the State of MI Veterans website & Detroit Public Televisions' new Veterans website:
http://www.michiganveterans.com/home/Calendar.aspx
http://www.veterans.dptv.org/all-events

http://www.hostmtb.org/RADs_and_Other_Retiree-Veterans_Events.html#MI
ANNOUNCEMENTS! "Grand Rapids Veterans' Home" In case you haven't been keeping up with the news on this subject a recent state audit found shoddy conditions, lack of staff, and abuse of our fellow veterans. Jeff Barnes, head of the MV…

#Veteran Events & Announcements 2/18 to 3/5

Listed below are the events I have for the next 14+ days here in the Metro Detroit area, of which there are 5 new items.  You can also go to the Legion 328 website to download any flyer for these future events at  http://www.legionpost328.org/events.html

You can get a monthly view of events by going to:
http://www.michiganveteranresources.com/Events.aspx

You can also find many other veteran events & information for Veterans on the State of MI Veterans website & Detroit Public Televisions' new Veterans website:
http://www.michiganveterans.com/home/Calendar.aspx
http://www.veterans.dptv.org/all-events

http://www.hostmtb.org/RADs_and_Other_Retiree-Veterans_Events.html#MI
ANNOUNCEMENTS! "Purse Drive for the Women of Haven" American Legion Aux, 18th District, is collecting purses, wallets, etc., for the women that are housed at Haven in Oakland County. Haven takes care of battered/abused/homeless women. They are also …

#Veteran Events & Announcements 2/11 to 2/25

Listed below are the events I have for the next 14 days here in the Metro Detroit area, of which there are 4 new items.  You can also go to the Legion 328 website to download any flyer for these future events at  http://www.legionpost328.org/events.html

You can get a monthly view of events by going to:
http://www.michiganveteranresources.com/Events.aspx

You can also find many other veteran events & information for Veterans on the State of MI Veterans website & Detroit Public Televisions' new Veterans website:
http://www.michiganveterans.com/home/Calendar.aspx
http://www.veterans.dptv.org/all-events

http://www.hostmtb.org/RADs_and_Other_Retiree-Veterans_Events.html#MI
ANNOUNCEMENTS! "Purse Drive for the Women of Haven" American Legion Aux, 18th District, is collecting purses, wallets, etc., for the women that are housed at Haven in Oakland County. Haven takes care of battered/abused/homeless women. They are also …

#Getoutthevote NEWS RELEASE: Voter registration deadline nearing for March presidential primary

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-- For immediate release -- Voter registration deadline nearing for March presidential primary
Secretary Johnson encourages participation in upcoming election LANSING, Mich. - Secretary of State Ruth Johnson reminds residents that they have until Monday, Feb. 8 to register to vote in the March 8 presidential primary election. "Each vote is equally important, and so I encourage everyone who is not yet registered to vote to do so," said Johnson, Michigan's chief election officer. "Voting is one of the foundations of our democracy so I urge you to participate." The polls will be open on Election Day from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. To register, applicants must be at least 18 years old by Election Day and be U.S. citizens. Applicants must also be residents of Michigan and of the city or township in which they wish to register. Voters may register by mail, at their county, city or township clerk's office or by visiting any Secretary of State office. The mail-in form is …

DAV Department of Michigan is Collecting Water for Flint

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The American Legion Department of Michigan represents over 70,000 members in the State of Michigan. The American Legion was founded in 1919, based on “The Four Pillars”; veteran rehabilitation, Americanism, child welfare, and national security and continued above all its mission as a consumers’ advocate for veterans. For more information contact the Michigan Legion at 517-371-4720 ext 16, mark@michiganlegion.org, or visit our website at www.michiganlegion.org.

SOS Express News from Secretary of State Ruth Johnson

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Absentee ballots now available to
vote in March 8 presidential primary Absentee ballots are now available for the March 8 presidential primary in Michigan, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced.  Voting absentee is only allowed in certain circumstances for registered voters in the state, including if you are: age 60 years old or olderunable to vote without assistance at the pollsexpecting to be out of town on election dayin jail awaiting arraignment or trialunable to attend the polls due to religious reasons, orappointed to work as an election inspector in a precinct outside of your precinct of residence. When voters request an absentee ballot or arrive at the polls and fill out their application to vote, they must indicate whether they wish to vote in the Democratic or Republican party primary. They will then receive a ballot listing candidates for that party. Some communities will have additional special local election items on the ballot. Voters who wish only to vote in th…

REMINDER: Million Party Training Feb 4th; Important Legislation Update

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MiCGA Training November 6, 2015 in Lansing, MI TRAINING
MiCGA's next Millionaire Party training will be on Thursday, February 4, 2016, from 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: 
Rosemack Bingo, 20791 East 13 Mile Road, Roseville, MI 48066


Come join MiCGA Representatives and room operators as we discuss millionaire party rules, bingo and raffles!  Also receive the latest on legislative action.


Register below or by email to info@micga.org or by phone 517.253.0897.