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No Law Stopping Disgraced Former Lawmaker Cindy Gamrat From Running AgainTop state election officials say there is no legal method to block former Rep. Cindy Gamrat from running for her legislative seat that she lost earlier this month.
Dems Hold Out On Vote: Stalemate For Decision On State Reps Sex ScandalSix votes short. That's where Republican lawmakers in the Michigan House, looking for the ouster of two of their own, found themselves Thursday night.
Can Representatives Courser, Gamrat Survive Sex Scandal? Politicos Think It's UnlikelyA preliminary report on the sex scandal by the House of Representatives found both misconduct and misuse of taxpayer resources by both reps.
Carson Launches 2016 Exploratory Committee For Presidential RunHe's developed a loyal following among the GOP's most conservative voters.
Tea Party Activist Opposing Lieutenant Governor Has Chance Brighton-area automotive engineering manager Wes Nakagiri persuaded Republicans to make him a candidate at the party's nominating convention.
Whitmer: Delay In Medicaid Expansion Costly For State Of MichiganSenate Democratic Leader Gretchen Whitmer says for some, expanding Medicaid is a matter of life and death.
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.
Opinion: Seceding From The Union Is Not A Good IdeaI find interest in the circus surrounding people in the fifty states of the Union petitioning to secede from the United States since President Barack Obama was reelected two weeks ago, I’ll be the first to admit that any state seceding from the Union is a terrible idea.
Opinion: 'I'm Not A Scientist, Man' And The GOP's War On ReasonIf 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.
Opinion: Elections Have ConsequencesThe 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.
Opinion: Another Hurricane Reminds Us Of The Need For An Effective AdministrationThe 2012 presidential campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney will be book-ended by hurricanes.
Opinion: Why Don't Republicans Understand Rape?Once again, a Republican politician has said something extreme about rape. Extreme and extremely stupid.