Joan

Author's details

Date registered: September 28, 2010

Latest posts

  1. Progressive Republicans – The Enemy Within Michigan — September 21, 2017
  2. A Quick Update! — September 19, 2017
  3. They Never Quit so We Can’t Either! — September 16, 2017
  4. Why Do We Eat Our Own? — August 29, 2017
  5. Michigan News YOU Need to Know — July 7, 2017

Most commented posts

  1. It’s The Electability and Inevitability, Stupid — 68 comments
  2. Special Election Edition — 14 comments
  3. Stopping Common Core: What You Can Do NOW! — 14 comments
  4. Age Old Human Condition Rears its Ugly Head -County Convention Aftermath — 13 comments
  5. *BREAKING* Snyder’s NITC Agreement with Canada! — 13 comments

Author's posts listings

May 06 2015

Thank You Grassroots Activists and Michigan Voters!

Michigan voters made ‘road kill’ of Proposal 1, which failed in historic fashion   “The unofficial vote tally from SOS, not counting Lake County: 80 percent “no” to just 20 percent “yes.” Only 349,509 votes for the measure compared to 1,403,772 against it. Those numbers point to a failure of historic magnitude.” For Governor “Road …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4402

May 05 2015

TODAY TUES. MAY 5 is VOTING NO ON PROP 1 DAY!

“Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.” Calvin Coolidge “I go on the principle that a public debt is a public curse, and in a Republican Government a greater curse than any other” – James Madison     Today is the day Michigan citizens send a message: We will no longer tolerate …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4399

Apr 19 2015

Prop 1, Earned Income Credit, Illegals & YARD SIGNS!

“Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.”- Calvin Coolidge “I go on the principle that a public debt is a public curse, and in a Republican Government a greater curse than any other” – James Madison   First off we need to remember that Prop 1 is tied to a whole bunch …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4378

Apr 08 2015

Chickens Coming Home to Roost in MI

“I go on the principle that a public debt is a public curse, and in a Republican Government a greater curse than any other” – James Madison “Avoid occasions of expense. . . and avoid likewise the accumulation of debt not only by shunning occasions of expense but by vigorous exertions to discharge the debts, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4367

Jan 01 2015

Happy Limited Government New Year!

“The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress (Legislators) meets.” Will Rogers First of all I want to extend a Happy New Year to you and yours.   Secondly, this year is a defining year for Michigan and her citizens. We have an opportunity to undo a great deal …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4332

Dec 23 2014

Merry Christmas

“There’s never been a greater love Since the world began God the Father sent His Son And we held Him in our hand He wrapped His love in flesh and blood And took the form of man” Bryan Duncan from “Christmas is Jesus”   Michiganders,   I wanted to share some Christmas music that has …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4334

Dec 18 2014

Snyder’s New Proposal for Road Funding

“I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.” Sir Winston Churchill   The legislature is being asked to approve a wholesale tax on motor fuels, registration changes for motor vehicles registrations and heavy …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4312

Dec 16 2014

**TODAY** “Christmas Chicken” with the Lame Ducks

  “I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.” Sir Winston Churchill CALL YOUR HOUSE REP HERE: NO NEW TAXES!! Contact Gov. Snyder Phone: 517) 373-3400 Contact Lt. Gov. Calley Phone: 517-373-6800 Contact …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4308

Dec 11 2014

**TODAY** Not to Late to Stop the Internet Tax!

“I contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.” Sir Winston Churchill CALL YOU HOUSE REP HERE: NO INTERNET TAX!! You may also wish to contact House Speaker Bolger Jase Bolger Phone: (517) 373-1787 …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4299

Dec 02 2014

** TOMORROW** While You are Christmas Shopping…

“Don’t ever take a fence down until you know the reason it was put up.” G. K. Chesterton A brief update: Greetings from Texas!  I am taking a sabbatical of sorts and RVing in the hill country of Texas. I say this as an explanation of why there hasn’t been a recent edition of our …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4286

Sep 11 2014

NEVER FORGET Our Enemy Has Not

September 11, 2001 started out like any other day for me as it did for most people. My niece, who was staying with me, had just moved back to Michigan from New York City were she had been going to school to become a lawyer. She was already up and on the computer when I …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4278

Aug 18 2014

Age Old Human Condition Rears its Ugly Head -County Convention Aftermath

  “What good does it do to have the ear of the Governor if you don’t have anything to say except ‘Okay’?“ Deb O’Hagan,  grassroots Constitutional Conservative activist     An age old human condition reared its ugly head at MIGOP County Conventions across the state Thursday evening. The condition I am referring to is …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4250

Aug 18 2014

**ATTENTION** FIGHTERS OF COMMOM CORE!

The State Board of Education is seeking public input on the criteria and qualifications for the next State Superintendent! “The State Board is in the planning process of developing the qualifications and criteria to appoint the next State Superintendent, succeeding Mike Flanagan, who will be retiring one year from now.” Opportunities to make your voice …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4244

Aug 18 2014

“Wes Press” – 3rd Edition

Behind the Scenes but Not in Front!?   Dear Delegates/Alternates and other interested parties, The County Conventions are now over and who will be attending the Republican State Convention as voting delegates has been determined. The reports coming out on how the different counties handled the election process have been interesting to say the least. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4239

Aug 14 2014

“WES PRESS” 2nd Edition

Hello Precinct Delegates and other interested parties,   BE A KING NOT A PAWN   It troubles me when some in our party proclaim that delegates should be a rubber stamp in support of the Governor’s choice for Lieutenant Governor – both in your vote and your voice. They are saying you are welcome to …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4236

Aug 12 2014

** SPECIAL MESSAGE ** Wes Press 1ST Edition

  Hello Precinct Delegates and other interested parties, My name is Wes Nakagiri and I’m sure you have heard by now that I am running for the position of Lieutenant Governor. The Lieutenant Governor will be selected BY THE DELEGATES at the MIGOP State Convention on Saturday, August 23rd. If you are wondering why I …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4233

Aug 06 2014

HUGE Victory for the Tea Party!

“We may not win them all, but we will win some and we’ll be coming back for more.” Sharon Lollio,  Rattle with Us Founder       Tea Party backed newcomer Lee Chatfield scored a huge win last night over incumbent Rep.Frank Foster in the 107th District! Republican voters rejected Foster’s support of Medicaid Expansion, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4221

Aug 04 2014

VOTER’S GUIDE and the MIGOP Mafia

“If ever time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.” Samuel Adams “Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.” …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4199

Jul 27 2014

The Obama Care Michigan STATE Exchange is Making a Comeback! Which Candidates Support it?

“The ultimate arbiter is the people of the Union.”  Thomas Jefferson letter to William Johnson — 1823   Michigan Citizen Voters: As many of you know, this Tuesday: A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, (which can affect the nation) ruled 2-1 that the IRS went too far …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4188

Jun 13 2014

**Follow-Up** Legislature Adjourns Without Tax Increase!!

“The ultimate arbiter is the people of the Union.”  Thomas Jefferson letter to William Johnson — 1823   Despite the best efforts, arm twisting, promises and amendment upon amendment) of Gov. Snyder, Senate majority leader Randy Richardville (term limited) and Speaker of the House Jase Bolger (term limited) to put lipstick on a pig the …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://grassrootsmichigan.com/?p=4181

Older posts «

» Newer posts