Earlier this week, Republican Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder agreed to a town hall-style debate with his Democratic opponent, former Congressman Mark...
Michigan lawmakers are considering bills that would make it illegal for union officials to release the names of members who left under the state's Right to Work law. Republican Rep. Kevin Daley's bill has not yet been released, but according...Show More Summary
Terri Lynn Land sure has a weird definition of "Michigan First" Michigan Republican Terri Lynn Land is proving her fealty to the tea party by treading where fewer and fewer of her colleagues will go: full on Obamacare repeal. That repeal...Show More Summary
Republican Senate hopeful Terri Lynn Land is out with a new ad campaign, “Turn the Page,” touting her Michigan First plan. “How will Terri Lynn...
The Michigan gubernatorial race is going to come down to the wire as a new USA Today/Suffolk poll shows that incumbent Republican Governor Rick...
The libertarian-leaning Congressman from Michigan isn't buying the Obama administration's rationale for arming the Syrian rebels and plans to vote against the measure sponsored by House Republican leadership. The House of Representatives is expected to take up the bill later today. Show More Summary
One day this summer, Rep. Fred Upton was walking down Pennsylvania Avenue when he happened upon White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough. They are political foes. Upton, a Republican from Michigan, chairs the House Energy and Commerce Committee. McDonough is the right hand of Democratic presidential power. Read full article >>
Mark Schauer, Democratic nominee for Governor (Michigan). Currently locked in a tossup race Above, you see a photo of one Mark Schauer. Schauer is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives, representing Michigan's 7th district...Show More Summary
Can Republicans recover from the Land slide?
Republicans call for criminal penalties for campaign finance law violations.
A perfect storm is brewing in Michigan that may propel a Republican into the U.S. Senate seat Sen. Carl Levin (D-MI), a Democrat, has held since 1979. Terri Lynn Land, Michigan’s ex-Secretary of State and a Republican National Committeewoman, is running her U.S. Show More Summary
Today's Dirty Denier$ is Rep. Fred Upton, a Republican from Michigan and Chairman of the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee. Upton has used his leadership position to try to move the nation backward, and his record on clean air and climate change keeps getting worse. Upton has been all over the map on the facts about climate change. Show More Summary
October 1967. "Michigan Gov. George Romney in urban area." The Republican presidential aspirant during the "ghetto tour" that took him to more than a dozen inner cities. From photos by James Karales for Look magazine. View full size...
During a report on Friday's CBS This Morning about some of the "backlash" against the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, correspondent Ben Tracy highlighted Michigan Democratic Congressman John Dingell bashing Republicans who took part in the effort to raise research money for Lou Gehrig's Disease. Show More Summary
Riots in Ferguson, Missouri, continued late Thursday morning. Amidst the mayhem, police arrested a St. Louis alderman reporting on the situation. Libertarian Republican Rep. Justin Amash of Michigan condemned the police response to the chaos. Show More Summary
Earlier today, Paul Waldman wondered in The Washington Post why libertarian-leaning Republicans like Michigan Rep. Justin Amash didn't have anything to say about the situation unfolding in Ferguson, Missouri following the police shooting...Show More Summary
SpeechJAM (feat. Rep. Justin Amash) This week's SpeechJAM features Michigan Congressman Justin Amash's victory speech after winning a brutal Republican primary campaign against Pete Hoekstra and Brian Ellis. Submitted by: Matt Klinman Regular Keywords: speechjam speech jam jam justin amash rep. Show More Summary
In Arkansas, GOP Senate candidate Tom Cotton is running an ad attacking Senator Mark Pryor over the border crisis that veers headlong into Ted Cruz/Steve King territory. In Michigan, GOP Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land is up with another border spot that is almost as bad. It is increasingly sinking in with the political classes […]
A new poll commissioned by the League of Conservation Voters and AFSCME finds that Dem Gary Peters is leading GOPer Terri Lynn Land in Michigan by seven points, 43-37. The average of polls shows Peters leading by over six points. Is it possible that in this particular race, climate change and the Koch brothers — […]
Republican Sen. Pat Roberts Tuesday night brought us primaries in Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, and Washington. Here's a recap of all the action, with Daily Kos Elections' race ratings appended to the end of each summary. • KS-Sen (R) : Sen. Show More Summary