Former U.S. Rep. Joe Schwarz says he hasn’t made up his mind as to whether he’ll leave the Republican Party to become a Democratic candidate for Congress in southern Michigan’s 7th District. But he sure is acting like his mind is made up. Schwarz will be the featured speaker at an Eaton County Democrats meeting … Continue Reading →
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Michigan Democratic Party leader Mark Brewer on Monday called on former U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra to quit his job at a Washington lobbying firm since he’s running for the U.S. Senate, calling it a conflict of interest. Brewer made the call after Detroit News political reporter Marisa Schultz reported Monday Hoekstra has earned $318,000 since leaving … Continue Reading →