BREAKING: Congressman Gary Peters scores coveted SEIU endorsement in MI-14


Game on Congressman Gary Peters faces two solid primary opponents in the newly-drawn 14th Congressional District in Michigan, Congressman Hansen Clark and Southfield Mayor Brenda Lawrence, a situation intentionally created by Republicans during the redistricting process last year. This morning, Peters announced that he has picked up the much-coveted endorsement of the SEIU: I’ve got […]

Thanksgiving Weekend Open Thread

Thu Nov 25, 2010 at 06:04:25 AM EST   The Wild Turkeys of the Eastown. Once upon a time we had a flock of turkeys that roamed the city streets around here, and I happened to cross paths with one on my way home from the store one day back in 2004. Part of the […]

Senator Clarke introduces bipartisan legislation

This post was contributed by Z Senator Clarke introduced legislation that would amend the Constitution and allow the Auditor General to audit school districts and all local governmental units.  The Senator expects this type of audit would help determine whether a government agency is spending its money efficiently and effectively. Total school district and local […]