State Attorney General Bill Schuette is appealing the dismissal of conspiracy charges against two former aides to a Detroit-area congressman accused in an election scandal.
Don Yowchuang and Paul Seewald were sentenced for their part in what state Attorney General Bill Schuette called a ”cut and paste job that would make a fourth grade art teacher cringe
Two former aides of ex-Michigan Congressman Thad McCotter have pleaded guilty to a series of misdemeanors for falsifying petition signatures.
A judge has ordered two men who worked for a Detroit-area congressman to stand trial in a campaign scandal.
Former Congressman Thaddeus McCotter of Livonia was on the stand today, explaining the petition crisis that abruptly ended his career in Washington.
A Detroit-area man says he was granted immunity to help authorities in a case involving election petitions submitted by former U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter’s campaign.
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.