Tag: Michigan

Prosecutors Try Again to Prove Michigan Governor Kidnapping Plot

Just months after the first trial ended with an embarrassing zero convictions, federal prosecutors will try again to convince jurors that there was a plot to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. According to the New York Times: Four months after one of the most closely watched domestic terrorism trials in recent history ended with zero convictions, federal prosecutors

Whitmer May Have to Give Back Millions in Donations

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer may have to return millions of dollars in donations. According to Fox News: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s reelection campaign may have to return or donate over $3 million identified as excess contributions after a lawsuit brought by the state’s Republican Party. The Detroit News reported that Whitmer has pulled in a record $8.65

Liberal Governor’s Approval Rating Plummets

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer is getting bad polling news. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s (D., Mich.) job approval rating has plummeted more than 10 points in the last year, according to a state poll. The Glengariff Group, a Michigan survey research firm, found only 48 percent of voters approve of Whitmer’s performance as

Whitmer Caught in More Hypocrisy

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has been caught in another hypocritic moment. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer (D.) condemned “out-of-state interests” for “pouring millions of dollars” into her state. That apparently doesn’t apply to her own campaign coffers, which prominent national Democrats have flooded with cash thanks to a campaign finance

Rashida Tlaib has a Rent Cancelation Problem

Democrat Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich) wants to cancel rent, but she likes making money as a landlord. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D., Mich.) collected up to $50,000 in rent payments last year, even as she publicly criticized landlords and supported an eviction moratorium that has hurt other small landlords. Tlaib—who in

Michigan Governor Under Investigation

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer is under investigation to determine her role in nursing home deaths. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Michigan’s top government oversight official is investigating the number of residents who died from COVID-19 in nursing homes as a result of a controversial public health policy mandated by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D.). Michigan

Michigan’s Ban on Guns at Polling Places Struck Down

A ban on open-carry at polling places, which critics argued opened the door to suppress voters from voting who feel unsafe without their firearms, has been struck down by a Michigan judge. According to The Hill: Michigan Court of Claims Judge Christopher Murray ruled that Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson (D) did not follow the

Former Top Election Official Warns of Mass Mail-In Vote

Former Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is slamming current SOS Jocelyn Benson for sending almost 8 million unsolicited ballots to voters. Johnson said that this could be illegal and sets the stage for fraud. According to The Washington Free Beacon: Michigan’s former top elections official said that Democrats’ decision to send unsolicited absentee ballot

Trump Threatens Michigan and Nevada Over Voting Decisions

President Trump has threatened to withhold federal funding from Michigan and Nevada over the states’ attempts to do mail-in voting. According to The Hill: President Trump on Wednesday threatened to withhold federal funding to Michigan after its secretary of state, Jocelyn Benson (D), announced all of the state’s registered voters would receive applications for absentee ballots in