October 6, 2020

In this isolated pandemic period, former Michigan GOP co-chair Jeff Sakwa (along with Ronna McDaniel, now national GOP chair) had an anecdote for both everyone’s personal loneliness and political segregation. He held a debate watch party on Tuesday, September 29 – COVID-styl...

September 8, 2020

Michigan Rep. Mari Manoogian (D-Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield) might be running for re-election to return for a second term to represent the House’s 40th District, but she clearly has an open road to bigger and brighter roles down the roa...

September 8, 2020

You certainly wouldn’t know it based on the attack ads on TV, but according to Roll Call, the news site on all things Congress and White House-related, U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield Township) is no longer on the “vulnerable” list of senators who look unlikely to win...

August 11, 2020

Shout out for this one to the New York Times, where a newsroom of over 1,000 journalists allows time to do the extraordinary, including tracking by zip code the number of people making presidential campaign donations from this April through the end of June. In the Birmingham...

July 14, 2020

It’s possible John James (R-Farmington Hills) was just trying to make a little noise when he put his foot in his mouth on Flashpoint, to break out from the downward spiral that being associated with President Trump has left him in as Trump’s nosediving numbers are helping ta...

July 14, 2020

Another of Slotkin’s potential Republican challengers, Paul Junge, of Brighton, appears to have a little problem with fact-checking. Junge apparently is a fan of fracking, and took on presumed Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden’s position on banning fracking, and th...

June 16, 2020

According to a new EPIC-MRA poll, through June 3, Michigan may no longer be in play for President Trump, as presumed Democratic nominee Joe Biden has widened his lead in the state 53 percent to 41 percent. The 12-point lead has implications down ballot, notably impacting the...

March 10, 2020

In the never-ending game of forecasting the 2020 election, as the Democratic presidential candidates have narrowed, fallen out and coalesced between today's two top contenders of former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, the fortunes down ballot...

September 24, 2019

The number of congressional Democrats supporting an impeachment inquiry of President Donald J. Trump is growing daily, as Michigan Reps. Haley Stevens (D-Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Troy, western Oakland and Wayne counties), Elissa Slotkin (D-Rochester, Rochester Hills, no...

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