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MSNBC Journalist Feeds Hillary Clinton Aide Question Ahead of Interview

MSNBC Journalist Feeds Hillary Clinton Aide Question Ahead of Interview

On Sunday night, after the debate between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, MSNBC inadvertently aired footage of NBC journalist Kristen Welker telling Clinton communications director Jen Palmieri exactly what question she was planning to ask in an imminent live interview.

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Flint’s Water Crisis Is a Democrat Disaster Long in the Making

Democrats are making a big push to blame the water crisis in a Democrat-dominated city, overseen by a Democrat Environmental Protection Agency of unprecedented power, on the only Republican within a thousand miles, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder.

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Michael Moore Offers His Michigan Home to Syrian Refugees

Michael Moore is no fan of Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s recent ban on allowing Syrian refugees into his state. In a show of defiance, the Oscar-winning filmmaker has offered up his own Traverse City residence to Syrians looking for shelter in the United States.

Chinese Buying Detroit

Chinese Buying Detroit

The largest Chinatown in the U.S. may soon be Detroit. Not an area within the city, but the city itself. Chinese investors are investing heavily in the bankrupt city, so much so that it now ranks fourth among all U.S. cities

NRA-Backed Candidates Won over 91 Percent of Congressional Elections

NRA-Backed Candidates Won over 91 Percent of Congressional Elections

With all the numbers tallied, out of 251 races, NRA-backed candidates won in 229, over 91 percent of Congressional races in which they endorsed a candidate. According to the Washington Examiner, NRA spokesman Andrew Arulanandam explained that the Second Amendment group

Red Wings Unveil New Arena with a Taxpayer Assist

Red Wings Unveil New Arena with a Taxpayer Assist

Detroit needs an assist. In exchange for several hundred million dollars, the Red Wings promise to give them one. The Ilitch family owning the Detroit Red Wings and Joe Louis Arena (and Little Caesar’s) unveiled plans for a new arena

Right to Work Laws Cover 72% of Auto Production

Right to Work Laws Cover 72% of Auto Production

The union membership rate of Americans working stands at 11.3%, or 14.5 million, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. In the last two decades, that percentage fell by 45%, despite a doubling in public employee unions. One of the major reasons

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Raises Minimum Wage to $9.25

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder Raises Minimum Wage to $9.25

LANSING, Mich., May 28 (UPI) — Gov. Rick Snyder, R-Mich., signed a bill Tuesday evening that will raise the state’s minimum wage to $9.25 an hour by 2018. Snyder signed the bill quickly after the House passed it 76-34 and

Michigan Gov. Repeals Ban on Short-Barreled Rifles

Michigan Gov. Repeals Ban on Short-Barreled Rifles

Last week Michigan Governor Rick Snyder (R) signed legislation repealing that state’s ban on privately owned short-barreled rifles and shotguns.  The legislation–Senate Bill 610–passed in the house and senate by near unanimous margins.  NRA-ILA executive director Chris Cox applauded the

Chamber of Commerce: Conservatives the 'Problem' in Amnesty Battle

Chamber of Commerce: Conservatives the 'Problem' in Amnesty Battle

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce said once again that conservatives were the “problem” when it came to passing immigration reform legislation with amnesty provisions.  “The left has never been the problem on this,” Randel Johnson, the chamber’s senior vice president, said

Michigan Gov Rick Snyder Endorses Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants

Michigan Gov Rick Snyder Endorses Amnesty for Illegal Immigrants

On Friday, Republican Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder emphatically supported comprehensive immigration reform and implied that enforcement of the current immigration laws were “dumb” at an event with former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.  “We need comprehensive immigration reform,” Snyder said at

We have a surplus of college grads, so let's import more

In response to Welcome to the Obama Economy, College Grads: I think about the forlorn American university grad, toting a nearly useless degree and carrying a hundred grand in student loan debt on his back, every time I read about

Michigan Won't Require Abortion in Basic Insurance Policies

Michigan Won't Require Abortion in Basic Insurance Policies

By DAVID EGGERTAssociated PressLANSING, Mich.Michigan will join more conservative states in requiring residents who want health insurance coverage for abortions to buy an extra policy, after Republican legislators passed the law Wednesday over the objections of Democrats who pleaded for

Paying Detroit's Debts: Start with the Art

In response to City of Detroit Allowed to Proceed With Bankruptcy: As Javier said, a judge ruled yesterday that Detroit can file bankruptcy.  From the New York Times: “This once proud and prosperous city can’t pay its debts,” the judge

Judge: Detroit Eligible for Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

Judge: Detroit Eligible for Chapter 9 Bankruptcy

(AP) Judge: Detroit eligible for Chapter 9 bankruptcyBy ED WHITEAssociated PressDETROITDetroit is eligible to shed billions in debt in the largest public bankruptcy in U.S. history, a judge said Tuesday in a long-awaited decision that now shifts the case toward

Creditors Face Deadline in Detroit Bankruptcy Case

Creditors Face Deadline in Detroit Bankruptcy Case

By COREY WILLIAMSAssociated PressDETROITBanks, bond insurers, employee pension systems and others standing to lose big if a federal judge declares Detroit insolvent are expected to legally file their objections to the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history. Monday is the

Detroit Arena: All Cost, No Benefit

Detroit Arena: All Cost, No Benefit

Detroit is bankrupt, but Republican Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and Detroit’s Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr are going forward with a plan to finance a taxpayer-funded arena. Michigan’s taxpayers are expected to pay $444 million for the stadium.  Based on being

AP: Autos Troubles, Race at Root of Detroit Collapse

AP: Autos Troubles, Race at Root of Detroit Collapse

By SHARON COHENAP National WriterBlue-collar workers poured into the cavernous auto plants of Detroit for generations, confident that a sturdy back and strong work ethic would bring them a house, a car and economic security. It was a place where

Gov. Snyder on Detroit Bankruptcy: 'No Other Viable Options'

Gov. Snyder on Detroit Bankruptcy: 'No Other Viable Options'

Appearing on NBC’s Meet the Press, Gov. Rick Snyder (R-MI) explained that he had no choice but to allow Detroit to file for bankruptcy given the city’s $18 billion outstanding pension debt and inability to renegotiate with creditors. “This was

Detroit: A City in Ruin and a Warning for America

Detroit: A City in Ruin and a Warning for America

The City of Detroit filed for bankruptcy in federal court July 18, signifying the official advent of failure from one of America’s most liberal cities. January 2, 1962 was the last day that a Republican held the mayor’s office, and

Detroit Largest U.S. City to File for Bankruptcy

Detroit Largest U.S. City to File for Bankruptcy

On Thursday, Detroit became the largest city in U.S. history to file for bankruptcy. Kevin Orr, whom Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (R) appointed in March to become Detroit’s emergency manager,filed for Chapter 9 protection in federal bankruptcy court after he was

Romney at CPAC: Look to GOP Governors for Success Stories

Romney at CPAC: Look to GOP Governors for Success Stories

Former Massachusetts Governor and Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney spoke at CPAC on Friday and told conservatives to look to America’s 30 successful Republican governors for planning the future of the party after President Barack Obama defeated Romney last November.