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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Donald Trump changed the whole political campaign atmosphere. He changed it."

- Republican state delegate Lana MANGIAPANE commenting on all the new faces this evening at the Michigan Republican Party convention in Grand Rapids.

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Counties Report Uptick In Primary Crossover Votes; Straight Ticket To Blame?
"Numerous Michigan counties reported higher percentages of crossover ballots in the Aug. 2 election -- the upshot being that an estimated 5 percent of voters participated in parts of the Republican and Democratic primary, discounting all of their votes in partisan races."
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AG Relied On DEQ Data In Responding To Flint Residents On Water
"Attorney General Bill SCHUETTE's office told a Flint resident in August 2015 that all of the tests on city's municipal water supply were coming in at acceptable testing levels with the exception of one."
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Smooth-Sailing Dem Convention Fixates On Turning House Blue
"Compared to the primetime drama of their national counterpart in Cleveland, Michigan's Democratic convention was downright prosaic."
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McMillin, Snyder Grab SBE Spots, Shmina-Busuito Team Up For WSU
"(GRAND RAPIDS) -- Former Rep. Tom McMILLIN and political newcomer Nicolette SNYDER will be the Republican candidates for State Board of Education (SBE) this November."
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MCCA's Exemption From FOIA Upheld By Court Of Appeals
"The entity that runs Michigan's unlimited medical coverage program for car accident victims is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), the Court of Appeals ruled today."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"Donald Trump changed the whole political campaign atmosphere. He changed it."

- Republican state delegate Lana MANGIAPANE commenting on all the new faces this evening at the Michigan Republican Party convention in Grand Rapids.