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During The 2014 Election - The "Democratic Governor's Association" Paid A Black Voice-Over To Condemn The Republican Governor Of Michigan For Touting "Economic Recovery" Despite BLACK UNEMPLOYMENT BEING TWICE THAT OF WHITE FOLKS IN THE STATE. Fast Forwa


As Michigan's Republican Governor Plugs Gay Rights, GOP Lawmaker Reintroduces 'License To Discriminate' Bill

3 days agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

If you need evidence of the growing divide on LGBT issues within the Republican Party, look no further than Michigan. On the same day that Republican Gov. Rick Snyder (top right) made headlines by calling for more dialogue on LGBT.....

How to Answer the 'Inevitability' of Same-Sex Marriage

I was recently interviewed by a Hillsdale College journalism student on the debate in Michigan over whether its state Republican Party will "inevitably" adopt same-sex marriage.

This Republican governor just bucked the NRA to protect domestic violence victims. Will his party follow suit?

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder acted to prevent alleged abusers from carrying concealed guns. A sign of things to come?

Michigan Governor Ends His Political Career

Republican Rick Snyder, who just won reelection as governor of Michigan, did the right thing today: Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) bucked the National Rifle Association on Thursday and vetoed a concealed carry gun bill that would have...Show More Summary

Michigan Governor Bucks NRA, Vetoes Gun Bill

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has made a rare move for a Republican state executive: He rebuffed the National Rifle Association. Snyder vetoed a bill on Thursday that had pitted gun rights advocates against former Arizona congresswoman Gabby Giffords and anti-domestic violence organizations. Show More Summary

RNC Votes to Censure GOPer for ‘History of Harmful and Offensive Rhetoric’

last weekNews : Mediaite

The Republican National Committee voted yesterday to censure Michigan Republican National Committeeman Dave Agema for what Chair Reince Priebus deemed a "history of harmful and offensive rhetoric."

Embattled GOP official explains horribly racist Facebook post: I got the link from a black guy!

last weekNews : The Raw Story

A top Republican official from Michigan is being pressured to step down after sharing a racist Facebook post that originated on a white supremacist website. Dave Agema, the state’s Republican National Committeeman, posted an article Dec. 31 on his social media account that was purportedly written...

Obama jumps ahead of Congress, highlighting economy in Michigan visit

2 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Taking credit for a spate of good economic news and boasting of more to come, President Obama kicked off a three-state tour Wednesday hoping to prove that Republicans' rise to power in the Capitol this week will not push him to the sidelines.

Amash, Brat Will Vote Against Boehner

My man Justin Amash of Michigan has announced on his Facebook page that he will vote against John Boehner for Speaker of the House: Republicans have a historic opportunity in this Congress. We can pass significant legislation and push President Obama to the bargaining table for the first time in his presidency. We can uphold […]

The New Senate 13 -- Unlucky for Women?

The new crop of 13 senators taking their seats this week includes 12 Republicans and a single Democrat, Gary Peters of Michigan. Peters is pro-choice, supports Obamacare, a raise in the minimum wage, and is the only one who has voted...Show More Summary

Gov. Rick Snyder Signs Bill For Drug Screening Welfare Recipients: Pilot Program Launches With Three Counties

Gov. Rick Snyder signed a bill that allows for drug testing of adult welfare recipients in Michigan today. The legislation, Republican proposed House Bill 4118 was accompanied by Senate Bill 275, and will instate drug testing for people on welfare suspected of using drugs. Show More Summary

The most memorable ads of 2014: Terri Lynn Land drinks coffee as her campaign burns

This has gone down as one of the most memorable ads of the cycle, and not in a good way. Michigan Republican Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land decided to counter Democratic attacks that she favors policies that hurt women by... drinking coffee. Show More Summary

The Congressman Who Believes in Santa

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

With voters having dumped Kerry Bentivolio in the primaries, the Michigan Republican may not be feeling that jolly about Christmas, but he remains a fan of the beloved character he once portrayed.

Journalism Educator “Hates” Republicans and Loves Marxism

A feminist professor of communications at the University of Michigan has become a laughingstock for a poorly-sourced column in a socialist newspaper about the academic basis for hating Republicans.

Whiny Conservatives Are Upset That Professor Wrote 'It's Okay To Hate Republicans'

Dumb thing to do. She should have said "despise" instead! What synonyms do you suggest? University of Michigan communications professor and department chair Susan Douglas is facing calls for her resignation following an op-ed she wrote, titled “It’s Okay To Hate Republicans.” “I hate Republicans,” Ms. Show More Summary

“I Hate Republicans”: Michigan Professor Under Fire For Provocative Column

last monthNews : Jonathan Turley

University of Michigan Communications Professor Susan Douglas is at the center of a controversy over a column that she wrote for In These Times entitled “It’s Okay To Hate Republicans.” The title was changed after Douglas complained that it did not represent the content of her column which began with the line “I hate Republicans.” […]

Republican Lawmaker Puts Nativity Scene At State Capitol Because He ‘Can’t Let Satan Win’

The Great Duel of Our Times is on. The Eternal Battle Between Good and Evil has come to the fore; not in the valley of Megiddo, as we might have expected, but a bit closer to home. Specifically, Lansing, Michigan. More specifically, on the lawn of the Michigan State Capitol building, where lawmaker Rick Jones [...]

Love, inclusion and diversity in academia

In reality the left is everything it condemns and is apparently not bright enough to know it: A University of Michigan department chairwoman has published an article titled, “It’s Okay To Hate Republicans,” which will probably make all of her conservative students feel really comfortable and totally certain that they’re being graded fairly. “I hate […]

For What It’s Worth, I Kind of Hate All of Y’all

Apparently a University of Michigan Communications Professor wrote an essay on why it’s OK to hate Republicans. I say “apparently” because some people claim to have read it, and there is a URL with that title, but the actual post is either no longer there or no longer was. There are comments in response on…

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