MAGA Won Yesterday’s Primaries

Yesterday’s primaries proved what we already knew: in their desperate attempt for power, Republicans have fully surrendered their party to the most extreme wing. From anti-choice extremists who want to ban abortion with no exceptions for rape and incest, to January 6 rioters, to Republicans who support Rick Scott’s plan to end the guarantee of […]

ICYMI: Northern Michiganders Blast the GOP’s Extreme Agenda Against Seniors, Health Care

Michiganders in the fourth congressional distrcit are fed up with hearing about the Republican agenda that could raise taxes on over a third of working Michiganders, end the Medicare and Social Security guarantee, and ban abortion with no exceptions. This radical agenda would threaten folks across the state — preventing millions from accessing their hard […]

NEW: Detroit News’ Charlie LeDuff Examines the Throughline Between Chief Neophyte James Craig’s Fraudulent Petitions and His Shoddy DPD Management

James Craig, Tudor Dixon, and Perry Johnson remain the subject of serious challenges against their nominating petitions with the Bureau of Elections and the Board of Canvassers. Detroit News’ columnist Charlie LeDuff is only the latest to detail this fraudulent behavior already extensively reported on by multiple outlets. In the case of the chief “neophyte,” […]

Kevin Rinke Used the First Debate of the Republican Gubernatorial Primary to Push His Anti-Abortion Extremism and Backwards Plan to Defund Public Schools and Law Enforcement

Last week in Livingston County, out-of-touch millionaire Kevin Rinke used the debate to tout the two major pillars of his wrong-for-Michigan agenda: no reproductive freedoms and severely underfunded critical services. As he has done several times on the campaign trail, Rinke reiterated his dangerous plans that will harm women and families by supporting the return […]

Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson Calls for Legislative Changes Ahead of 2022 Elections

These changes will ensure our elections remain free, fair, and safe LANSING — Yesterday, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson laid out a set of four non-partisan legislative changes that are needed ahead of this year’s statewide elections. The four needed changes are:  Get Michigan voters election results on election night by allowing preprocessing of absentee […]

MDP Statement Blasting Pence’s Extreme Agenda Following Michigan Visit 

Today, Trump’s partner in crime, Mike Pence visited Michigan to promote an out-of-touch DeVos-backed voucher scheme and raise money for extremist GOP candidate for Congress Tom Barrett.  Despite Michigan voters already rejecting Pence and DeVos’ schemes to hurt our education system when they voted them out of office two years ago, the GOP are more […]

Statement from President Biden on John Fetterman’s Pennsylvania Senate Primary Victory

As Pennsylvania’s Lieutenant Governor, John Fetterman understands that working class families in Pennsylvania and across the country have been dealt out for far too long. It’s time to deal them back in, and electing John to the United States Senate would be a big step forward for Pennsylvania’s working people. Democrats are united around John, […]

LOCAL HEADLINES: Biden Pushes to Lower Housing Costs

Yesterday, President Biden unveiled his Housing Supply Action Plan to help lower housing costs over time by boosting the supply of quality housing in communities across the country. President Biden’s plan involves creating and preserving hundreds of thousands of affordable housing units in the next three years to increase the amount of affordable housing available. In addition […]