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John Boehner

Opinion: GOP Too Extreme

More than a month after the election, things continue to get worse for the GOP brand. The lead Republican spokesperson during the fiscal cliff negotiations, House Speaker John Boehner, has a 34 percent approval rating. President Obama has a 54 percent approval rating.

12/20/2012

Dick Armey

Opinion: Amazing ‘Stupid Things’

Former House Republican Leader Dick Armey criticized GOP candidates for saying “stupid things,” but here is one problem: The 2012 candidates were talking about Republican policy.

12/11/2012

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Opinion: ‘I’m Not A Scientist, Man’ And The GOP’s War On Reason

If Republicans, as a political party, continue this hostility toward science then they do not understand the driving force that science and innovation play in our economy. It also is another proof point in the case that Democrats made about Republican math not adding up.

11/20/2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Opinion: Chris Christie Is In The Wrong Business

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is obviously in the wrong business. He is becoming more of a television celebrity by the minute and getting much better reviews as a television performer than as governor.

11/20/2012

Senate Minority Leader Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opinion: Elections Have Consequences

The day after the voters spoke in our democracy, Republicans sought to set aside the results and focus on winning next time. It is not just a losing proposition for Republicans, it is a losing proposition for America.

11/09/2012

L. Brooks Patterson stands during election night. (Credit: Bill Mullan)

Oakland County’s Patterson Re-Elected, Democrat Brown Unseats County Clerk

The biggest applause of the night for Patterson as he stood before a crowd for the first time since the August car accident that left him hospitalized three months ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012

Gov. Rick Snyder speaks to reporters on election night. (credit: Beth Fisher, File)

Snyder Says Prop 1 Defeat Means ‘Best Tool’ To Help Cities Is Gone

“As a practical matter it does make it more difficult for the eight communities that are in emergency, we were on a very positive path, hopefully to start transitioning (them out of it.)”

CBS Detroit–11/07/2012

Rick Snyder

Snyder: Prop 2 And 5 Could Be ‘Economically Devastating’

Gov. Rick Snyder says he certainly hopes GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney wins on Tuesday — but the biggest issue facing Michiganders is a slate of ballot proposals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2012

Barack Obama (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Opinion: President Obama Says Vote For Revenge

On Friday, President Barack Obama told his supporters at a campaign rally – inside a public high school, no less – to vote for revenge!

11/05/2012

Patterson at press conference stating he's 'back to work'. (WWJ File Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Patterson Standing By GOP Ticket For 2012 Election

With the election just a few days away, GOP Oakland County Executive L Brooks Patterson is standing behind his party.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2012

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