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QUOTE OF THE DAY

 "I don't know Jennifer Granholm."

- Democrat Tom REDMOND from the 56th House District, reacting to a new Michigan Republican Party mail piece in which Redmond and other Democrat House candidates are described as being "friends" of the former Democratic governor.

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GOP Tying D's To 'Obamacare' In Key State House Races
"Democrat Tom REDMOND has never held an elected public office before. But as he campaigns for the State House this year, Republicans are tying the long-time sheriff's department employee to "Obamacare." "
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Cotter, Pscholka: 'Hastert Rule' Something That Can Be Discussed
"The two men who hope to be the next leader of the House Republican caucus declined to commit today on whether they would abide by the so-called "Hastert Rule" if they happen to be elected speaker next term. "
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Snyder, Schauer Agree To Televised Oct. 12 Town Hall
"Incumbent Gov. Rick SNYDER and Democratic challenger Mark SCHAUER have agreed to appear jointly at a televised town hall event, which is expected to serve as the closest thing the two will do to a debate this election. "
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About $1M Spent On GOP State Convention Races
"Republican candidates who had competitive races at the party's state convention spent a total of about $1 million in the run-up to Aug. 23, according to new campaign finance reports released today."
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State Party Approves Mar. 15 For '16 Prez Primary
"A Michigan Republican Party's (MRP) full state committee voted Saturday 64-39 to have Michigan's 2016 GOP presidential primary Mar. 15, the earliest date a state can hold an open, winner-take-all race without losing delegates under national rules. "
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QUOTE OF THE DAY

 "I don't know Jennifer Granholm."

- Democrat Tom REDMOND from the 56th House District, reacting to a new Michigan Republican Party mail piece in which Redmond and other Democrat House candidates are described as being "friends" of the former Democratic governor.