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    Tag: Senator


    By grannynanny, Section News
    Posted on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 06:10:32 PM EST
    Tags: Carl Levin, Senator, Michigan (all tags)

    Carl Levin announced today he is not seeking office again!!!  Can we get a collective - "OMG it's about time for his sorry a$$ to be gone!!!"

    This is a huge opportunity for a conservative to make a good run at this office - and HELL NO we don't need a Pete Hoekstra run!

    How about it Tim Bos???

    (4 comments) Comments >>

    Just Say No

    By JGillman, Section News
    Posted on Wed Jul 13, 2011 at 09:41:00 PM EST
    Tags: Michigan, Obamacare, Senator, Jim Marleau, Insurance Exchange, Nancy Reagan, Drugs, Addiction, Washington Money, Mandates, Constitutionality, JUST SAY NO (all tags)

    Remember Nancy Reagan? And the age of anti-drug education?

    Nancy's "just say no" theme was used to encourage our young minds full of mush to abstain when offered that chance to get high.  Even if the pusher was offering it free, at least at first.  "Your brain on drugs" commercials soon followed, pointing out the scrambled senses you will endure upon taking such things that promote dependence on controlled substances and the effects of your addiction on family and friends with the later occurring "friends don't let friends use drugs" campaign.

    It seems some folks recognized the dangers of addiction, and used media and the first lady's profile to advance that such things like addiction are bad.  But now, it has apparently flipped, with Obama playing the pusherman.

    What surprises me is that one of our state senators, who by many acts has tried to properly fight addictive drugs, might have missed the addiction he might serve personally to the people in Michigan.  Michigan State Senator Jim Marleau seemingly capitulating to an unconstitutional role that the federal government would force on the state's citizenry, appears to be ready to promise our resources in a way that will keep us addicted to federal handouts and mandates into eternity.

    The details following below.

    (4 comments, 753 words in story) Full Story

    A Message To Our Legislators - Beware False Choices

    My Interviews with the Republican Candidates for Michigan Secretary of State

    By apackof2, Section News
    Posted on Thu Jul 30, 2009 at 06:17:45 PM EST
    Tags: SOS, Michigan, Republican, campaign, election 2010, Senator, Secretary of State, Grassroots in Michigan, 35th District, Calhoun County, Lansing, MI Tea Party, tea party, tea parties 2009, 16th district, County Clerk (all tags)

    (8 comments) Comments >>

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