October 2007
Granholm Appoints Bryant-Weekes Judge of 36th District CourtGovernor Jennifer M. Granholm today announced the appointment of Ms. Esther “Lynise" Bryant-Weekes as judge of the 36th District Court, which serves Detroit, for a term expiring January 1, 2009. She replaces the late Judge Jeanette O'Banner-Owens.
Governor Granholm, Congressman Levin Say Reauthorization of TAA Critical for Michigan Workers

Governor Granholm and U.S. Representative Sander Levin urged swift congressional action to reauthorize and expand the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) program so Michigan can help workers who have been impacted by the unfair trade policies of the Bush Administration.

Granholm, Other Governors Calling on Federal Reserve to Stop Predatory Lending Practices

Governor Granholm and governors of Ohio, New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts urged Fededal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke to prohibit predatory lending practices that have contributed to the nationwide mortgage crisis.

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