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MI GOV: Synder To Debate Schauer October 12, Education Expected To Be A Major Issue

Earlier this week, Republican Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder agreed to a town hall-style debate with his Democratic opponent, former Congressman Mark...

Mich. Unions to Ex-Members: How Dare You Leave, Freeloaders

last weekNews : Reason

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 pledges to take health insurance away from 630,000 Michiganers

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

Mich. Senate Race: Terri Lynn Land Promises to ‘Turn the Page on Washington’

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...

MI GOV: Tight Race Leads To Snyder Launching Town Hall Tour

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...

Justin Amash: I Will Vote Against Arming Syrian Rebels

last weekNews : Reason

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

A new Washington rat race: Fitbit-wearing power walkers vie for step supremacy

2 weeks agoHealth : The Checkup

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 >>

What would a 2014 Republican wave look like? Odds are, not like this.

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

Michigan GOP Brands Dem Gubernatorial Candidate Two-Time Loser

Republicans call for criminal penalties for campaign finance law violations.

GOP's Terri Lynn Land Gains Momentum in Michigan Sen Race with 'Michigan First' Message

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

Dirty Denier$ Day 19: Congressman Fred Upton

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

Listening Tour: 1967

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...

CBS Uses Ice Bucket Challenge to Tout Dem Slamming 'Cold' GOP

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

Mayhem Endures in Ferguson, Karen Lewis Is More Than 1% Hypocrite, Bieber Escapes Justice: A.M. Links

2 months agoNews : Reason

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

Justin Amash Calls Images From Ferguson "Frightening," Likens Situation to "a War Zone"

2 months agoNews : Reason

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)

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

Morning Plum: As GOP lurches right on immigration, sane Republicans watch in horror

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 […]

When the Koch brothers become a liability for Republicans

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 — […]

Tuesday night primary recap: Roberts hangs on in Kansas and Google polling shows promise

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

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

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