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Impact of sequester on states detailed in new White House reports


WASHINGTON -- It's looking increasingly like the government is about to impose on itself $85 billion in across-the-board spending cuts. So as part of its strategy to pressure Republicans into accepting new revenues as part of a deal to prevent the sequester from taking effect, the White House released new reports on Sunday that outline the ugly

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Need for Speed to Be Filmed in Detroit this Summer

 

Detroit will once again be the set of a Hollywood movie. The popular racing video game, "Need for Speed" will be filmed in Detroit this summer. According to the Michigan Film office, DreamWorks Studio has been awarded a tax incentive from the state of $1,370,852 on nearly $5 million of projected in-state expenditures.

The movie

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Voting rights act as needed as ever

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court will hear a challenge to the Voting Rights Act in the case of Shelby v. Holder. On the same day, across the street in the congressional rotunda, a statue honoring Rosa Parks will be unveiled. And one week later, the nation will celebrate the 48th anniversary of Bloody Sunday, the march from Selma to Montgomery that

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Need for Speed to Be Filmed in Detroit this Summer

Detroit will once again be the set of a Hollywood movie. The popular racing video game, "Need for Speed" will be filmed in Detroit this summer. According to the Michigan Film office, DreamWorks Studio has been awarded a tax incentive from the state of $1,370,852 on nearly $5 million of projected in-state expenditures.

The movie

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit