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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"These people that voted for those issues, no, they're not holding true and paying fidelity to our platform or their responsibilities. They're kowtowing to lobbyists . . . I have a real issue with that." 

- David DUDENHOEFER, a coordinator for Campaign for Liberty and the chair of the 13th congressional district Republicans, summarizing the frustrations some Liberty Republicans have with elected Republicans who voted for things like expanded Medicaid.  

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Weiser Presumed To Be Next MRP Chair After Hagerstrom Drops Out
"Ron WEISER is all but assured a second term as the Michigan Republican Party's (MRP) chair after his lone opponent, Scott HAGERSTROM, announced on Facebook that he was dropping his bid in the name of party unity."
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Federal Judge Rules Schuette's Flint Firewall Holds No Standing
"Attorney General Bill SCHUETTE's brief, where he sided with plaintiffs suing the state in a case over the Flint water crisis, was roundly rejected today by federal judge David LAWSON."
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Democrat Takes Pre-emptive Strike Against Immigration Legislation
"In an uncommon move, Rep. Stephanie CHANG (D-Detroit) today struck out against prospective House legislation penalizing so-called "Sanctuary City" local governments who turn a blind eye to undocumented residents."
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Saturday's Capitol March Doubles Expectations
"Sarah EISENBERG crossed her fingers as she patrolled the Capitol lawn prior to the Women's March on Lansing that 5,000 people would show."
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Lots of Marching; But Will It Lead Anywhere?
"From London to Lansing tens of thousands turned out to protest Donald TRUMP's ascendency to the most powerful office in the world. Today, MIRS asked a panel of pundits whether the marches will ultimately accomplish much."
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

"These people that voted for those issues, no, they're not holding true and paying fidelity to our platform or their responsibilities. They're kowtowing to lobbyists . . . I have a real issue with that." 

- David DUDENHOEFER, a coordinator for Campaign for Liberty and the chair of the 13th congressional district Republicans, summarizing the frustrations some Liberty Republicans have with elected Republicans who voted for things like expanded Medicaid.