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Feb 01, 2019
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Jan 11, 2019
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Link to:CLOSUP associate director Tom Ivacko examines Michigan's post-midterm political environment
Nov 16, 2018
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Link to:Former Towsley Policymaker in Residence first to file for 2018 gubernatorial race
Jan 04, 2017
Gretchen Whitmer, a former Towsley Foundation Policymaker in Residence at the Ford School, has filed the paperwork[...]
Link to:Student podcasts with Michigan policy leaders on health disparities, immigration, and more
Jun 29, 2016
Students in Gretchen Whitmer’s winter 2016 seminar on “Running, Serving, and Leading” interviewed a number of thought[...]

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Oct
21
Policy Talks @ the Ford School
Join the Ford School and visiting lecturer Gretchen Whitmer for a discussion on the Detroit Grand Bargain with the proceedings leading negotiators and communicators: Judge Steven W. Rhodes, Judge Gerald R. Rosen, Judge Mike Gadola, Senator Randy Richardville, Representative Tommy Stallworth, and political reporter for The Detroit News Chad Livengood.
2015 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Apr
02
Thinking about pursuing a career in public office? Want to know what life is like on the campaign trail and beyond? U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell will introduce a panel of women leaders who have served in elected office in Michigan. Panelists will share their experiences and answer audience questions about what drove them to pursue a career in public office, how they ran successful campaigns, and what life looks like as an elected official.
2015 - 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm