Candice Miller for Congress, Michigan

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By SEAN DELANEY Advisor Source Citing the potential loss of more than 650 jobs, Sterling Heights officials on May 1 adopted a resolution in opposition to proposed reductions in the fiscal 2013 budget for the United States Air Force that would result in the elimination of the A-10 squadron based at the Selfridge Air […]

Congresswoman Candice Miller announced her recent filing of nominating petitions for re-election to Michigan ‘s 10th Congressional District.  She filed petitions containing 2,000 signatures, the maximum allowed by state law, from every county in the 10th Congressional District.  Miller filed the petitions with Secretary of State Ruth Johnson at the State Bureau of Elections in […]

Local ANG base threatened by major fleet cuts

by Candice Miller on May 15, 2012

Committee stops loss of planes, jobs By IAN GALLAGHER | The South End The airmen of Selfridge Air National Guard base in Harrison Township, Mich., finally have a chance to breathe easy. On May 10, the House Armed Services Committee approved a measure that would postpone all the proposed changes to aircraft used by […]

Peggy Walsh-Sarnecki Detroit Free Press The U.S. House Armed Services Committee early Thursday unanimously approved a provision that would postpone for a year any changes in planes allocated to Air National Guard units. The move could mean a reprieve for Selfridge Air National Guard Base in Harrison Township, which is to be downsized in […]

House takes first step toward saving Selfridge A-10s

by Candice Miller on May 10, 2012 By Chad Selweski Congress has taken the first step toward saving the 24 A-10 aircraft at Selfridge Air National Guard Base that had been marked for extinction. At 2:30 this morning, the House Armed Services Committee adopted a provision which suspends all proposed reductions in Air National Guard aircraft across the country. That […]