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Michigan GOP Official: 'Herd All the Indians' to Detroit, Build a Fence and Throw in Corn (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Michigan, Detroit, republicans, L.Brooks Patterson, racism, ethics, government )

- 1254 days ago -
A Republican county official in Michigan is in hot water after making racial comments about Detroit, including the idea that the city should be turned into a detention center for "all the Indians."
Senate Democrats: Don't Help the Republicans Start Another War.--Rep. Sandy Levin: Oppose Fast Track
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP, fast-track, Senate, Michigan, NY, Ch.Schumer, Rep. S.Levin, Iran, war )

- 1286 days ago -
Voter ID Laws in Action: "Looks Like I Don't Get to Vote Today"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voter ID laws, Texas, Virginia, New Hampshire, Indiana, New York, Ohio, Michigan, politics, ethics, dishonesty )

- 1330 days ago -
Thwarted voters take to Twitter to describe how the new laws hampered voting, confused poll workers, and inspired some to just stay home.
Obama Says He 'Won't Compromise' on Tax Hike for Wealthiest in Visit to Michigan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, Obama, fiscal cliff, Michigan, government, ethics, congress, americans )

- 1661 days ago -
President Obama brought his campaign to raise taxes on the wealthy to the greasy cradle of working-class America on Monday, visiting a Detroit area auto engine plant to drum up public support for his plan to avoid the "fiscal cliff."
Rep. Brandon Dillon Eviscerates Michigan Republicans for Jamming Right to Work Though Without Debate or Input
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rep. Brandon Dillon, Michigan, Right to Work, Republicans, Democrats, Petition, legislation, hypocrisy, amendment )

- 1661 days ago -
Michigan S H Rep.Brandon Dillon gave the Republicans in the House an earful about their hypocrisy and outrageous behavior in jamming legislation through with no public input, no hearings, and no opportunity for Democrats to offer amendments.
Mississippi's Sole Abortion Clinic Can Stay Open for Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion politics, ethics, law, eduction, pending legislation, MICHIGAN, lies, media, republicans, propaganda, usa, politics, news, government, freedoms, constitution, healthcare, healthcare )

- 1810 days ago -
Doctors at Mississippi's sole abortion clinic are allowed to continue performing the procedure, even if they do not have admitting and staff privileges at an area hospital, as required by state law, a federal judge ruled Friday.
Republicans Ban Democrat for Saying the V Word ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, Lisa Brown, Michigan, vagina, Jase Bolger, democrats, healthcare, constitution )

- 1836 days ago -
"Finally Mr. Speaker, I'm flattered that you are all so interested in my vagina, but no means no." Bolger promptly barred Rep. Brown from speaking on the House floor the next day. Apparently Michigan Republicans think it's okay to legislate vaginas, but
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Michigan House From Restricting Abortion Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ABortion politics, ethics, law, eduction, pending legislation, MICHIGAN, lies, media, republicans, propaganda, usa, politics, news, government, freedoms, constitution, healthcare, healthcare )

- 1840 days ago -
A Michigan House committee approved a package of bills that place restrictions on abortions continuing the attack on women across the United States. A couple of the bills include banning abortions 20 weeks or more after conception and increasing regulatio
Republicans War on Michigan Continues
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Michigan, immediate effect, 3 second count, illegal, House, Governor Rick Snyder )

- 1900 days ago -
Republicans do not have 2/3 of the House and why they avoided using roll call votes is because they did not have the votes to make the laws immediate effect. 96% of the laws passed by the Republicans since Jan. 2011 are illegal in their implementation.
Michigan Senate Republicans Pass 'Licence to Bully', Thus Destroying 'Matt's Safe Schools Law'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Michigan, Republican, licence to bully, school bullying, teen suicides, Matt's Safe Schools Law, religion, politics, human rights )

- 2055 days ago -
In one of the sickest and most vile acts of irony yet seen...Michigan Republicans passed a bill that lays out specific pathways for legalized bullying in our schools. The bill passed 26-11...
Hutaree Militia Planned To Fight Non-Christians
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: hutaree, hutarees, militias, michigan, christian, religion, militant, violence )

- 2648 days ago -
The Hutaree group of southern Michigan was planning to fight the AntiChrist, and non-Christians, not with prayers, but with bullets, calling themselve Christian warriors.
Will 2.3 Million Democratic Presidential Primary Votes Count?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Democratic presidential votes, Michigan, Florida, 2.3 million votes, democratic primary delegates )

- 3316 days ago -
Just how many delegates to give each state and how to distribute them between the candidates was the vexing decision before the rules committee. Clinton wants full seating of the 368 delegates from MI/FL voters!
Florida Democrats Want Back in TODAY!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, democratic campaign votes, delegates, democratic national convention, committee decisions, Florida, Michigan, make every vote count )

- 3316 days ago -
Democratic stalwarts from across Florida will appeal for political relevance Saturday when they try to persuade the national party to give them a say in the presidential nominating contest.
Hard Feelings Felt By Michigan's Democratic Delegates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Michigan, Democratic delegates, making every vote count, superdelegates, Democratic rules committee, dnc )

- 3316 days ago -
If this comes down to where only half the delegates go to the convention and all the superdelegates go, there's going to be some very hard feelings among the people who do all the hard work for the party -- the boots on the ground."
PETITION - TAKE ACTION! Michigan & Florida Deserve to Be Heard!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, petitions, Michigan, Florida, your vote counts, democratic presidential primary, primary votes, election )

- 3368 days ago -
Please sign! Millions of people in Florida and Michigan went to the polls to make their voices heard in the Democratic Presidential primary. They deserve to have their votes count.

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