The Associated Press reports: Michigan’s attorney general has asked the state Supreme Court to block a potential recount of the state’s presidential vote, which was won by his fellow Republican, Donald Trump. Attorney General Bill Schuette,...Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Wisconsin GOP claims Greens and Clinton are colluding. The Green Party's presidential recounts in the three states that gave Donald Trump his Electoral College majority made halting progress Wednesday. As...Show More Summary
(AP) — Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein is expected to request a full hand recount of Michigan's presidential vote, making it the third state narrowly won by Republican Donald Trump where she's asked for a second look. President-elect...Show More Summary
Michigan Republicans say Green Party candidate Jill Stein's planned request for a hand recount of presidential votes could cost taxpayers up to $12 million, a dozen times what she will … Click to Continue »
According to the Board of State Canvassers, Donald Trump officially won Michigan as of Monday afternoon, almost three weeks after his stunning victory in the presidential election. The Republican businessman won the state’s 16 electoral...Show More Summary
Trump is the first Republican presidential nominee to win Michigan since 1988, but the Green Party is expected to ask for a recount. Continue reading ? The post Trump wins Michigan’s electoral votes; recount filing still expected appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The Michigan Republican Party released a statement on Saturday condemning the Green Party’s Michigan recount efforts and asking for donations... The post Breaking: Michigan GOP Releases URGENT REQUEST for Volunteers and Donations for Election Recount appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Donald Trump won the presidency by winning the American heartland, the bastion of the US auto industry. Ohio went for the Republican candidate, and in a real shocker, Michigan continues to lean Trump. Trump tangled with auto-industry...Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s victory depended on a realignment of MidWestern states – Ohio, Iowa, Michigan, Wisconsin, and Pennsylvania. But will these states now become part of a reliable “red firewall?” To answer that, we’ll need to look at other states that have switched in the past. Show More Summary
On the eve of Thanksgiving, President-elect Donald Trump has announced Michigan republican Betsy DeVos as his education secretary. Whilst Devos is hardly a household name, it could perhaps have been predicted that the billionaire would win a plum job in Trump’s government. Show More Summary
Republican President-elect Donald Trump defeated Democratic rival Hillary Clinton by 10,704 votes in the state of Michigan, according to certified unofficial county-by-county results released on Wednesday by the Michigan secretary of state. Trump received 2,279,543 votes compared with...
The DeVos family, heirs to the Amway fortune, has long been a leading source of money for Republicans in Michigan and beyond. Just in the last three elections before 2016, members of the family gave nearly $9.5 million to party committees and candidates. Show More Summary
Election Day left Democrats and anti-Trump Republicans stunned, saddened, and frightened. Since then, an electorate that fell asleep and left Hillary Clinton a mere 11,000 votes short in the key battleground state of Michigan has woken up. Anti-Trump protests have taken place daily since last week's election. Show More Summary
School choice and charter school advocate Betsy DeVos will be the new U.S. Secretary of Education in the Donald Trump presidential administration, pending Senate confirmation. A former head of the Michigan Republican Party, DeVos 58,...Show More Summary
Continuing his announcements of cabinet appointees, Donald Trump said he is nominating Betsy DeVos for Education secretary - a billionaire GOP donor, she also once served as head of the Michigan Republican Party. In a statement Wednesday, Trump called DeVos a "brilliant and passionate education advocate." “Under her leadership we will reform the U.S. Show More Summary
DeVos, an advocate for school vouchers, has chaired the Michigan Republican party and played a key role in some major education policy decisions there in recent years. But unlike former D.C. schools chief Michelle Rhee and charter-school...Show More Summary
The four-time Michigan Republican chair and school choice advocate has accepted the post.
President-elect Donald Trump has reportedly chosen Betsy DeVos to be his first secretary of education—and, according to Bloomberg's Jennifer Jacobs, the Michigan Republican has accepted the job. Former Mother Jones reporter Andy Kroll...Show More Summary
Donald Trump has selected Michigan Republican Betsy DeVos as his Secretary of Education. While that may sound like a relief when you consider the others who were in the running, DeVos' appointment should frighten anyone who cares about church/state separation.