Pelosi, Speaking Out

By | 2018-05-14T16:25:22+00:00 May 14th, 2018|National, News|

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is the embodiment of the feminist adage “the personal is political.” She celebrated part of her 78th birthday at an LGBT equality weekend in Palm Springs, which she declared a [...]

Tillerson Out as Secretary of State

By | 2018-03-13T13:41:25+00:00 March 13th, 2018|National, News|

President Trump on Tuesday announced he has ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. Trump in a tweet that announced the decision said he plans to nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to succeed Tillerson. Trump also [...]

11 Michigan Candidates, Lawmakers Sign #NoNRAMoney Petition to Reject NRA Donations

By | 2018-03-07T16:35:37+00:00 March 7th, 2018|National, News|

On March 2, the deadline ended for the #NoNRAMoney candidate pledge. The national pledge targeted both candidates and existing legislators to renounce funding by the National Rifle Association — a nearly 150-year-old organization that advocates for the rights of gun owners, and provides funding for pro-gun legislators. In Michigan, 11 officials and candidates signed on.