Category: News

Category Added in a WPeMatico Campaign

MAGA Republicans Fall in Line To Support Trump’s Call for a Government Shutdown

Another day, another news cycle making Donald Trump’s influence over MAGA House Republicans clear. New reporting shows some extreme House GOP members falling in line and echoing Trump’s calls for a government shutdown if their laundry list of extreme partisan demands isn’t met.  New reporting shows the latest on MAGA House Republicans throwing their support […]

ICYMI: The Washington Post: The Republican case against Biden takes a body blow … from Fox News

Key Point: “The news here is that Fox, which has been an essential platform for every unfounded allegation from Comer and his allies, accidentally stepped on its own messaging. … The channel ran countless segments on a baseless bribery allegation — that itself centers on Biden’s relationship to Burisma. Fox News and House Republicans will either […]

DNC on Yom Kippur

In observance of Yom Kippur, DNC Chair Jaime Harrison and DNC Interfaith Council Co-Chairs Nadia Ahmad, Cindy Bass, Sarah Levin, and Johnnie Roebuck released the following statement: “Yom Kippur offers us the chance to reflect on the past year alongside our loved ones and communities. As Democrats, we join Jewish Americans on this day to […]

DNC on the Passing of United Steelworkers President Tom Conway

DNC Chair Jaime Harrison and DNC Labor Council Chair Stuart Appelbaum released the following joint statement on the passing of United Steelworkers President Tom Conway: “We are devastated by the passing of our friend, United Steelworkers President Tom Conway. As an organizer, activist, and leader, Tom was a champion of labor in the truest sense […]

What Republicans are Saying: “Can’t Imagine a Worse Candidate” Than “Last Choice” Mike Rogers

LANSING — As Mike Rogers heads to Mackinac Island for the Michigan GOP’s 35th biennial Republican Leadership Conference, Michigan Republicans’ “contentious” primary and “Senate showdown” will be on full display with members of his own party attacking Rogers as a “deep state operative” and the “last choice” in Michigan’s Republican Senate primary. Here’s what Michigan […]

MAGA Republicans’ Government Shutdown Would Be Devastating for Hardworking Americans 

With Speaker-in-name-only Kevin McCarthy unable to get his MAGA House GOP in order, Americans are bracing for a government shutdown that would have devastating impacts — from weakening our national security and strength at the border to undermining democracy by jeopardizing essential aid to our allies in Ukraine, halting essential inspections that keep our food […]

ICYMI: MAGA Matt Hall Exposed for Disturbing Past of Violent and Racist Threats

LANSING — In case you missed it, yesterday, The American Independent dropped a bombshell story exposing incredibly disturbing emails sent by GOP House Minority Leader Matt Hall during college, filled with racially-tinged threats to commit violent acts against another student. The emails show Hall making death threats towards a student at his girlfriend’s college in […]

ICYMI: Disgraced Former Governor Rick Snyder Gets Hit from All Sides

LANSING — There’s no way to sugarcoat it, this has not been a good week for disgraced former Governor Rick Snyder. After getting dragged back onto the political scene to help fundraise for the most extreme members of the Republican House Caucus, Snyder has been met with a flurry of protests – from both sides.  First, on Monday, he […]

ICYMI: Private Power-Player Phone Calls Roil Michigan’s GOP Senate Race: ‘These Things Get Ugly’ [The Messenger]

LANSING – In case you missed it, in what’s shaping up to be a “radioactive” “caustic” and “brutal” Republican Senate primary in Michigan, accusations of “outright deceit” and “skullduggery” are in the news today as James Craig accuses Mike Rogers’ campaign of attempting to bribe him to stay out of the race.  Read The Messenger’s […]

ICYMI: Ahead of Visit, Michigan Dems Highlight the Truth about Trump’s Record for Workers – Shipping Jobs Overseas

Reps. Debbie Dingell and Haley Stevens make it clear that Trump is not welcome in the state as he plans political stunt in Detroit LANSING — Yesterday, Michigan Dems held a press call where Representatives Debbie Dingell and Haley Stevens condemned Donald Trump for his thinly-veiled attempt to make Michiganders forget his horrible track record […]