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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"It's a voice made for lip-sync."

- Geoffrey FIEGER speaking about the voice of Gov. Rick SNYDER.

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Fundraising Prowess Not Always Equal To Primary Wins
"A good fundraising base is usually key to any successful political campaign, but some state House and Senate candidates found out the hard way this primary cycle that money isn't everything when it comes to winning elections."
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Charter Authorizers Launch Voluntary Accreditation Process
"The state's charter school authorizers today announced a voluntary accreditation process they hope the Department of Education (MDE) and the state superintendent would use in deciding whether to suspend low-performing or troubled authorizers."
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Shirkey, Barnett Take Different Roads On Transportation Funding
"Rep. Mike SHIRKEY (R-Clarklake), who championed Right to Work and helped make Medicaid expansion happen, now has his eyes on transportation funding. And Shirkey says he has a solution that lines up with what the public wants."
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Political Pessimism At An All Time High
"(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Republican pollster Neil NEWHOUSE told the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) last week that 2014 is shaping up to be the worst political environment going into a mid-term election in recent memory."
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It's Miller's Time In 2014
"The year 2014 is turning out to be a significant year in the life Derek E. MILLER of Warren."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"It's a voice made for lip-sync."

- Geoffrey FIEGER speaking about the voice of Gov. Rick SNYDER.