Michigan Matters: Civility & Politics?Susy Avery, Co-Director of MSU’s Michigan Political Leadership Program, Randy Richardville, political strategist, and Peter Bhatia, Editor and Vice President of Detroit Free Press, appear on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” this Sunday (7:30 am) to talk about civility and politics, social justice, media and more on a fast paced show.
Secretary of State Benson To Do Performance Edit Audit of Wayne County VotesIn Lansing Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced she will direct her agency to do a post-election performance edit in Wayne County.
Rep. Justin Amash Considers Presidential Run As Libertarian CandidateA former Republican-turned-Independent is thinking of entering the presidential race as a third-party candidate.
Michigan Matters: The Presidential Race, The NAACP, and an Art FairWith the 2020 presidential race on, the chairs of the state’s Republican and Democratic parties took time to appear on CBS 62’s Michigan Matters to discuss how they are gearing up for what promises to be a blockbuster election cycle.
Opinion: GOP Too ExtremeMore 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.
Opinion: Michigan's Brain Dead GOPThe curse of brain dead Republicans is not limited to Washington, DC. It turns out that GOP leaders in state capitols have also been unable to digest the results of November's elections.
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: Chris Christie Is In The Wrong BusinessNew 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.
Opinion: Why Don't Republicans Understand Rape?Once again, a Republican politician has said something extreme about rape. Extreme and extremely stupid.
Opinion: Dumping Cold Water On Trump's October SurpriseWhile Trump may have an “October surprise” that will destroy President Obama’s reelection campaign for the White House, I don’t think it’s going to be much more than seeing Trump get the headlines for part of the day, again.
Opinion: Romney's Middle Class Economic Plan: Work More, Make LessMitt Romney's economic plan basically says if you make $22.50 an hour with benefits, you make too much money; and if you make $22.5 million, then you pay too much in taxes.