Former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land said today she was still considering whether to mount a challenge to Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Lansing, in the 2012 election, but said she would wait until former Rep. Pete Hoekstra, R-Battle Creek, decides whether to run, which is expected by the end of this month. “He’d made … Continue Reading →
Detroit News political reporters ferret out what's really going on in Lansing and Washington D.C.
Rep. John Conyers, D-Detroit, attended the charity preview for the North American International Auto Show on Friday. We caught up with him and asked him about cars and Congress in 2011, now that Democrats are in the minority. He noted higher attendance at the event and said he had “seen small signs that we are … Continue Reading →
United Auto Workers President Bob King told more than 1,000 workers and retirees at a political action conference in Washington tonight that unions are under attack — and would face “an onslaught” if President Barack Obama lost in 2012. “The labor movement may be most demonized institution in America,” King said “You want to get … Continue Reading →