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  Mickey Michaux - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Michaux is a native of Durham, North Carolina and an alumnus of Durham's North Carolina Central University.
A real estate agent and attorney, Michaux is currently (2003-2004 session) serving in his twelfth term in the state House.
Michaux has filed for re-election from the thirtieth-first House district in the 2004 General Assembly election; he faces Libertarian Michael P. Owen in the November general election.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mickey_Michaux   (111 words)

  
 Mickey Marcus - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Mickey Marcus   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Mickey Marcus - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Mickey Marcus.
David Daniel Marcus (1902 - 1948), commonly known as Mickey Marcus, was a Jewish United States Army colonel who assisted Israel during the 1948 War of Independence and who became Israel's first Brigadier General.
His is the only grave at the United States Military Academy at West Point for an American killed fighting beneath the flag of another country.
www.encyclopedia-glossary.com /en/Mickey-Marcus.html   (703 words)

  
 John Locke Foundation | Clarion Call | Call. 66: Lawmakers Back UNC Bonds
Members of the Joint Conference Committee on Higher Education gave their nod to the bonds on Tuesday, but not without concern over the fairness and equity in funding for the state's historically fl colleges.
The bonds set aside too little money for historically fl colleges, Rep. Mickey Michaux, D-Durham, a member of the legislative fl caucus, told the committee, pointing out that UNC-Chapel Hill, N.C. State, and East Carolina University would receive 45 percent of the bond money.
Michaux and other fl caucus members have long contended that the bond proposal sets aside too little for the state's fl colleges.
www.johnlocke.org /news_columns/display_story.html?id=854   (578 words)

  
 The Wilmington Journal - Article - local and state news   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Michaux told The Journal that he was aware of the $500,000 CIAA appropriation during negotiations, and was made aware that it was for promotion of the Charlotte move.
When asked if he knew what the justification for that amount of money was, Michaux replied, “Not really.” He confirmed that despite reports that members of the Legislative Black Caucus supported the appropriation, the caucus as a whole never voted on it.
But former House Speaker Blue, who served virtually 20 years in the House, two terms of which he banged the chamber to order, maintains that taxpayers, and the state’s public fl universities, were not well served by this deal.
www.wilmingtonjournal.com /News/article/article.asp?NewsID=60723&sID=4   (670 words)

  
 Gangs in state%27s sights   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Michaux has introduced a bill to lengthen prison stays for gang crime.
It also would make it a felony to recruit gang members or harm those who try to leave a gang, and let authorities seize property or proceeds from gang-related crime.
But Michaux and state juvenile justice officials say punishment can be only one part of the solution.
www.knowgangs.com /gangs_news/page9.html   (327 words)

  
 Laila Weir - NCCU lands leading role in biotech   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
But the school's supporters, including Michaux and Senate President Pro Tem Marc Basnight, pushed for more, citing an existing biotech institute there as well as claims that historically fl schools are the poor stepchildren of the university system.
Michaux said he and other lawmakers blocked that proposal because they believed NCCU deserved the project.
Meanwhile, critics said the state should refrain from funding the biotech training at all, saying public universities should educate students in traditional academic subjects only and the government shouldn't risk taxpayer money on the success of one industry.
journalism.berkeley.edu /projects/weir/biotech.html   (782 words)

  
 Project Vote Smart - Representative Michaux - Interest Group Ratings
1999 On the votes that the ACLU of North Carolina considered to be the most important in 1999, Representative Michaux voted their preferred position 100 percent of the time.
1999 On the votes that the North Carolina Association of Educators considered to be the most important in 1999, Representative Michaux voted their preferred position 95 percent of the time.
1998 On the votes that the North Carolina Association of Educators considered to be the most important in 1998, Representative Michaux voted their preferred position 100 percent of the time.
www.vote-smart.org /issue_rating_category.php?can_id=BS024108   (921 words)

  
 Mickey Michaux - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Mickey Michaux   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Mickey Michaux - Encyclopedia Glossary Meaning Explanation Mickey Michaux.
Here you will find more informations about Mickey Michaux.
The orginal Mickey Michaux article can be editet
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 The Independent Weekly: Reliable Veterans
Democratic incumbents Paul Luebke and H.M. "Mickey" Michaux are on the right side of all the key policy issues now facing the state, including tax reform, education reform, environmental protection and support for public universities.
As a member of the legislative Black Caucus, attorney Michaux has been a critic of education spending priorities that leave the state's historically fl colleges behind.
While on council, Miller was criticized for engineering a vote to delay a public referendum on reducing the size of the council as a way of scuttling the measure.
www.indyweek.com /durham/2000-11-01/cover3.html   (1037 words)

  
 Marion (McDowell) News | Some recipients never sought N.C. legislative grants   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Michaux told Black the program didn't need the money, but he knew others that could use it.
Michaux gave $10,000 each to a charter school, a senior center, a domestic violence prevention group and a child-care center that cared for him when he was young.
Michaux was among several lawmakers who got money from reserve funds controlled by Black, a Mecklenburg County Democrat, and Richard Morgan, a Moore County Republican who was co-speaker with Black, to shower on programs in their districts.
www.mcdowellnews.com /servlet/Satellite?pagename=MMN/MGArticle/WSJ_BasicArticle&c=MGArticle&cid=1031781699344&path=!news!statenews   (594 words)

  
 MICHAUX   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Search the MICHAUX Family Message Boards at Ancestry.com (if available).
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Find graves of people named MICHAUX at Find-a-Grave.com (or add one that you know).
www.worldhistory.com /surname/US/M/MICHAUX.htm   (73 words)

  
 Media Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Governor Mike Easley appointed Trustee Michaux to the Board of Trustees and his brother, Representative Mickey Michaux, was present to swear him in at the ceremony.
Representative Michaux received his undergraduate degree from NCCU and their father graduated from the school when it was known as the National Religious Training School and Chautauqua.
In 1985, he and his brother opened their own firm, Michaux and Michaux, P.A. Michaux holds several honors and has written various articles for publication, including “Eric Michaux on the Board of Law Examiners” for The North Carolina State Bar Quarterly.
www.nccu.edu /Events/Media_Releases/075.shtml   (637 words)

  
 News 14 Carolina | 24 Hour Local News | Around Carolina
House and Senate budget negotiators, while still far from reaching a state spending plan, have agreed to spend $2 million, according to bill sponsor Rep. Mickey Michaux, D-Durham.
Eighteen were arrested in Mecklenburg County, where 146 suspected illegal alien gang members have been deported from over the past two years, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Chief Darrel Stephens said.
Michaux and other lawmakers noted that, while many of the recent arrests were in urban areas, gangs are increasingly active in less likely locales.
www.news14charlotte.com /content/top_stories/around_carolina?ArID=99314&SecID=211   (551 words)

  
 Mickey Michaux -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Mickey Michaux -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
Michaux is a native of (additional info and facts about Durham, North Carolina) Durham, North Carolina and an alumnus of Durham's (additional info and facts about North Carolina Central University) North Carolina Central University.
Michaux has filed for re-election from the thirtieth-first House district in the (additional info and facts about 2004 General Assembly election) 2004 General Assembly election; he faces (Someone who believes the doctrine of free will) Libertarian Michael P. Owen in the November general election.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/M/Mi/Mickey_Michaux.htm   (153 words)

  
 Black Issues in Higher Education: North Carolina HBCUs May Get Compensated for Past Racism, Funding Inequities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Rep. Mickey Michaux's measure would give the five historically Black schools and the University of North Carolina-Pembroke, which has a large American Indian enrollment, an extra $21 million a year to supplement their budgets.
Michaux says he wants to do the same for UNC-Pembroke and the historically Black schools -- Fayetteville State University, Winston, Salem State University, Elizabeth City State University, North Carolina A&T University, and North Carolina Central University.
According to Michaux, the historically Black schools judged to be overfunded by the study started further behind the other schools because of decades of racism and neglect.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0DXK/is_5_16/ai_54668680   (378 words)

  
 UNC-TV ONLINE: Black Issues Forum:Transcripts
What we would like to see is a similar kind of appropriation for the HBCUs, not necessarily based on a difference in operating budgets over the past two or three years, but the difference in operating budgets over the past 30 and 40 years, which is in my opinion substantially more than $21 million.
Williams: Representative Mickey Michaux and other fl lawmakers pushed for additional funding for fl colleges and universities this session.
Williams: But Michaux says that unless extraordinary efforts are made, fl colleges and universities may never catch up with historically white schools.
www.unctv.org /bif/transcripts/1999/bif1522.html   (3552 words)

  
 State House OKs redistricting bill   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Michaux said he pressed for the amendment to help Rep. Edgar Starnes, R-Caldwell, who had been put in a district with other Republican incumbents, to repay Republicans for their support of an amendment during the budget debate.
The amendment restored funding for an initiative to recruit talented high school students to the state’s historically fl colleges and universities.
On Thursday, Michaux hinted that Black could face the same problem in trying to pass the Senate legislative redistricting plan.
www.gazettearchives.com /news2001/_disc1/0000077e.htm   (746 words)

  
 News 14 Carolina | 24 Hour Local News | TOP STORIES
House Co-Speaker Jim Black, D-Mecklenburg, asked a committee led by Rep. Mickey Michaux, D-Durham, and Rep. Phillip Frye, R-Mitchell, to figure out how the state can help dismantle gangs and make recommendations by the end of January.
The proposal also would make it a felony to recruit gang members or harm those who try to leave a gang and let authorities seize property or proceeds of gang-related crime.
Committee members plan to study gang legislation in several states -- including California, Illinois, Virginia and Georgia, which was the model for Michaux's legislation.
www.news14charlotte.com /content/top_stories?ArID=82251&addvid=53298   (418 words)

  
 Hickory Daily Record | Panel changes Rachel's law
Mickey Michaux, D-Durham, agreed with the sentencing commission and, as chairman of a House Judiciary Committee, he pushed the bill’s sponsors to change the bill.
The new version, which passed Michaux’s committee Tuesday, would increase only three-fold the minimum penalty for shooting into a vehicle on a public road when doing so causes serious injury.
The maximum presumptive sentence would be eight years and one month, the same as the penalty for second-degree rape and first-degree kidnapping.
www.hickoryrecord.com /servlet/Satellite?pagename=HDR/MGArticle/HDR_BasicArticle&c=MGArticle&cid=1031783947634&path=   (551 words)

  
 CORRECTION/CLARIFICATION: ***************************************************************** A story Saturday ...
Michaux and Hunter used to carry considerable weight in the North Carolina House.
Chancellor Mickey Burnim, the acting head of ECSU, was at the Thursday night meeting.
Michaux told Burnim that if ``all 1,400 students at ECSU turned out to vote'' they could control the local elections.
scholar.lib.vt.edu /VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1995/vp951216/12160264.htm   (1024 words)

  
 LEGISLATORS AT ODDS OVER ECSU FUNDING TWO DEMOCRATS SAY GOP DIDN'T GIVE FAIR SHARE OF BUDGET TO THE UNIVERSITY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The fuss started when state Rep. Howard J. Hunter Jr., a Murfreesboro Democrat, and state Rep. Henry M. ``Mickey'' Michaux, D-Durham, told a Dec. 15 meeting of influential African-Americans in Elizabeth City that Republican legislators were ``mean, mean, mean'' - as well as parsimonious - when they doled out money for ECSU last year.
Michaux, a lawyer, and Hunter, a funeral director, are veteran members of the House and are leaders in the state's fl community.
Michaux disputed the figures Newlin prepared and insisted that the funding for the historically fl ECSU only ``amounted to.02 percent of the total allocations.''
scholar.lib.vt.edu /VA-news/VA-Pilot/issues/1996/vp960115/01150042.htm   (634 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Dorothy and Charles Miles claim their daughter's gravesite marker has been moved so many times, they are not sure where she is located.
Michaux and his brother, Eric, own the Durham cemetery, where Lanesha is buried.
Mickey and Eric Michaux will have to pay $180,000.
www.officer.com /news/IBS/wral/news-2193126.html   (139 words)

  
 Lost-Love law under attack   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
RALEIGH — A law that allows spouses to sue people who wreck their marriages faces a new attack in Raleigh, but a local attorney says the laws are unfairly criticized.
Legislation filed Thursday by Reps. Henry “Mickey” Michaux Jr., D-Durham, and Milton “Toby” Fitch Jr., D-Edgecomb, would eliminate alienation of affection and criminal conversation as grounds for lawsuits in North Carolina.
The alienation of affection and criminal conversation laws have been criticized as having a basis in treating women as property.
www.thetimesnews.com /1999/99-03/99-03-21/region-1.html   (380 words)

  
 Another bill seeks to raise tax on cigarettes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
But with tobacco less a mainstay of the Tar Heel economy, and the state bleeding from a more than $2 billion projected shortfall next fiscal year, cigarette tax increase proposals are plentiful.
State Rep. Mickey Michaux, a Durham Democrat, has proposed raising the tax $1, the largest proposed increase.
He is a cigarette smoker and in the Legislative Building, one of the few public places where smoking is still allowed, his office is usually filled with smoke if he is there.
www.tobacco.org /news/95861.html   (293 words)

  
 NBFEA: Yellow dogs bite yellow dogs? (page 3)
The overwhelming sentiment is with the Blue Team and against the yellow dogs that failed to support him.
The Yellow Dogs that bit Dan Blue (the hand that fed them) were actually trained and indoctrinated by Dan and his chief comrades in arms, Toby Fitch and Mickey Michaux.
While Mickey is the senior Black Legislator and a former US Attorney, Dan is the former Speaker of The NC House and is considered the "God Father." Toby is, and always has been, Dan's chief lieutenant.
www.greaterdiversity.com /nbfea/nbfea/yellow-dogs-bite-3.htm   (305 words)

  
 heymickey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Businesses will go to states with more competitive tax codes and our tax base will be exponentially eroded.
Maybe I should start a fund to send Mickey to Econ 10 at UNC Chapel Hill.
There is not enough money in the world to accomplish what liberals want to accomplish with their pie in the sky dreams of socialist/fascist utopia.
www.rachelmills.com /heymickey.html   (601 words)

  
 The North Carolina League of Municipalities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Under the legislation, at least half of the lottery proceeds must be returned as prizes, sixteen percent would go to administration, and the remaining proceeds would benefit education (including public school construction, college scholarships for needy students, and public school programs).
Mickey Michaux has introduced HB 1142 – Local Tax Menu With Voter Approval, giving cities and counties a menu of optional revenue sources, including an additional one-cent local sales tax.
League policy has long supported additional revenue sources for local governments, and we appreciate Rep. Michaux’s sponsorship of this legislation.
www.nclm.org /Legal/Bulletin/2005/04-08-05.htm   (2782 words)

  
 Harsh words for gangs
Mickey Michaux showed little sympathy for prison inmates locked up for gang activity as he pushed this week for a bill that would increase penalties for gang-related crime.
He said on the House floor Monday that he suggested to N.C. Correction Secretary Theodis Beck that he create a special prison unit for gang members.
Mickey Michaux is one of the more independent-minded Democrat pols in NC.
www.freerepublic.com /focus/f-news/1471990/posts   (461 words)

  
 Winston-Salem Journal | House approves bill involving domestic violence, gun permits   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Nevertheless, legislators overwhelmingly approved the bill, which deals with domestic violence victims and applications for temporary permits to carry a concealed weapon, after much debate.
Sutton, chairman of the judiciary committee that approved the bill, said the bill adds protective orders to the evidence a sheriff can consider when determining whether to issue a 90-day permit to carry a concealed weapon.
When Michaux asked again, "What does the bill do," Sutton responded: "It makes a bunch of people feel more secure, and it seriously runs the risk of getting somebody killed."
www.journalnow.com /servlet/Satellite?pagename=WSJ/MGArticle/WSJ_BasicArticle&c=MGArticle&cid=1031782948836&path=!localnews&s=1037645509099   (340 words)

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