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Progress Michigan Names Representative Sherry Gay-Dagnogo Legislator of the Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE News from Progress Michigan September 13, 2018 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, [email protected] Progress Michigan Names Representative Sherry Gay-Dagnogo Legislator of the Month Gay-Dagnogo named for her efforts to lower auto insurance premiums, ensure clean drinking water in schools LANSING — Progress Michigan has named Representative Sherry Gay-Dagnogo its Legislator of the Month […]

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Tom Leonard’s Dereliction of Duty

On Saturday, Michigan Republicans rejected Tonya Schuitmaker and selected Speaker of the House Tom Leonard as their nominee for Michigan Attorney General. One of the main duties of Attorney General is to hold the powerful accountable by launching investigations to protect the people of Michigan. In light of his nomination it’s important to look at […]

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Progressives Shouldn’t Honor Justice Kennedy

Justice Anthony Kennedy has announced his retirement from the United States Supreme Court. Conservatives will cheer his retirement and subsequent replacement knowing the Court will move further to the right, imperiling abortion rights and marriage equality. Justice Kennedy was the “swing vote” on the Court protecting Roe V. Wade and wrote the Obergefell decision declaring […]

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DeVos Fails Standardized Test

Education Secretary and mega Trump donor Betsy DeVos had a hard time in her 60 Minutes interview. Despite the fact that Secretary DeVos had advanced notice of the interview, she did not perform well. DeVos looked like a student giving an oral book report despite never cracking open the book. DeVos stumbled when asked about […]

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Did Brian Calley Accuse Bill Schuette of Misconduct in Office?

Did Brian Calley Accuse Bill Schuette of Misconduct in Office? This week, Lt. Governor Brian Calley made the following statement to Nolan Finley on 910AM in Detroit about Attorney General Bill Schuette’s Flint investigation: “I don’t think there’s any chance whatsoever they would have been charged with the things they’ve been charged with if Bill […]

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Defending Healthcare Beats Defending Statues

For the last year, conservatives have spent their time defending the honor of dead confederates. Meanwhile, progressives have spent the year defending the healthcare of millions of living and breathing Americans. Those two strategies were on display in yesterday’s Virginia gubernatorial race. Dr. Ralph Northam, the Lt. Governor, campaigned on protecting the Affordable Care Act […]