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2012-09-06 18:20:40

CHARLOTTE, Sept. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a copy of a speech, as prepared for delivery, by The Honorable Jennifer Granholm, Former Governor of Michigan at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday, September 6, 2012: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120720/MM44058LOGO) Good evening, I'm Jennifer Granholm, from the great state of Michigan, where the trees are just the right height! Let me tell you a story about the dark days in my home state....

2012-01-28 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Current TV's "The War Room with Jennifer Granholm" launches on Monday, January 30th at 9pm ET (encores at midnight) with an EXCLUSIVE look inside the Obama campaign war room in Chicago, Illinois. Host Jennifer Granholm, the two-term former Governor of Michigan, will provide viewers with a first-hand look at the headquarters that houses the highest profile war room in the current election. During the premiere episode, Granholm will be joined by...

2011-12-07 14:25:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Small Business Association (NSBA) last week held their annual meeting where long-time small-business advocate and NSBA board member Chris Holman of Lansing, Mich. was elected 2012 NSBA Chair. A well-known entrepreneur, media personality and business owner in Michigan and across the country, Holman currently is the president and CEO of both The Greater Lansing Business Monthly magazine and the new radio broadcast company,...

2011-10-13 13:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gen. Colin Powell, U.S. Army (ret.) and Alma Powell, the founding and current chairs of the America's Promise Alliance, respectively were named the Policy Leaders of the Year by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE). The honor is annually given to a national or state policymaker in recognition of their contributions to education. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091016/DC90501LOGO) "Few people in...

2011-08-08 22:06:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) today announced that Anthony F. Earley, Jr., 62, will become the company's new Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, and President. Earley's appointment - the first in PG&E's history to come from outside the organization - puts the company under the leadership of one of the nation's most experienced energy executives. As head of Michigan-based DTE Energy for more than a decade, Earley built the...

2011-04-08 00:00:30

DuPont Chief Innovation Officer Tom Connelly Serves as On-Air Judge Wilmington, Del. (Vocus/PRWEB) April 07, 2011 An exciting new, interactive idea in television programming is slated to air on local PBS stations Friday night in prime time. "Planet Forward gives engaged citizens, entrepreneurs, scientists and students the opportunity to share their energy solutions, and connect those innovative ideas with leaders in the energy field," said Frank Sesno, Planet Forward's host and creator....

2011-03-23 14:39:00

National effort to spur investment, job creation WASHINGTON, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pew Charitable Trusts announced today that former Michigan Governor Jennifer M. Granholm will serve as a senior advisor in their efforts to promote clean energy policies that create jobs, stimulate innovation, spur investment and enhance America's competitiveness in the global clean energy race. Gov. Granholm will travel the country to demonstrate the economic opportunities of...

2010-11-08 07:04:00

November Designated Long Term Care Awareness Month in Michigan BRIGHTON, Mich., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- November has been designated Long Term Care Awareness Month in Michigan by Governor Jennifer Granholm. Lisa Wendt, president and CEO of Brighton-based LifeSecure Insurance Company, a provider of long term care insurance, sees a compelling issue between long term care and its impact on women. "I am hopeful that this month will serve as a catalyst for women to start...

2010-09-22 09:15:00

- Michigan Gov. Jennifer M. Granholm cites collaboration as key to production of the Ford Transit Connect Electric and creation of new green jobs in the state - Johnson Controls joins Transit Connect Electric Lead customer program with 20-unit order; begins lithium-ion battery pack shipments to Azure from its new Michigan facility - Collaboration further establishes Michigan as a center for electric vehicle development - Transit...

2010-09-20 09:45:00

Gov. Granholm visits to inaugurate new facility AUBURN HILLS, MI, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Magna E-Car Systems, a recently formed joint venture between Magna International and the Stronach Trust, announced today the grand opening of its latest facility, a new hybrid- and electric-vehicle system development center and state-of-the-art battery/materials testing facility in Auburn Hills, Michigan. "It is with great pride that we at Magna E-Car Systems, together with our many supporters...