This New Year ushers in a new Congress and a large Freshman class. Here’s hoping that new faces create needed change on the Hill.
Congress refused to vote for relief for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. The first Republican President famously said “a house divided against itself cannot stand.” The same holds true for the Republican Party today.
Petraeus must either volunteer to speak as a civilian or Congress must subpoena the former CIA Director to speak to complete the Benghazi puzzle.
Democratic Rep. Gary Peters has won another term in Congress, defeating Republican John Hauler in a redrawn southeast Michigan district.
Democratic Rep. John Conyers has defeated Republican Harry Sawicki to win his 25th term in Congress.
President Barack Obama epitomizes the need for a one-term limit for presidents of the United States.
Lori-anne O’Brady, who worked as a scheduler for ex-Congressman Thaddeus McCotter, pleaded no contest to her role in falsifying nominating petitions.
A spokesperson for Gov. Snyder says the state will not help offset the cost of Wednesday’s special primary election held to fill former Congressman Thaddeus McCotter’s seat.
Kerry Bentivolio beat four other southeastern Michigan Republicans in a special primary Wednesday and will advance to a special general election to fill the final weeks of ex-U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter’s congressional term.
To say the turnout has been light would be an understatement in Wednesday’s special election to fill the vacated seat of Congressman Thaddeus McCotter in Wayne County.