Category Archive: Election 2012

Nov 11 2012

A Veteran Speaks…Never, Never, Never Give Up!

    A Veteran speaks…“We should never despair, our situation before has been unpromising and has changed for the better, so I trust, it will again. If new difficulties arise, we must only put forth new exertions and proportion our efforts to the exigency of the times.” –George Washington, letter to Philip Schuyler, 1777   …

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Nov 06 2012

Who Should NOT Vote?

  “Let each citizen remember at the moment he is offering his vote that he is not making a present or a compliment to please an individual — or at least that he ought not so to do; but that he is executing one of the most solemn trusts in human society for which he …

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Nov 02 2012

Special Election Edition

Michigan Voters, I have been pretty silent lately but it’s because I as well as others have been engaged in local races. However, the sheer number of Ballot Proposals we Michigan voters confront seems very much like a “people’s Constitutional Convention”. Necessarily, then much of our attention has been turned to researching in order to …

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Oct 22 2012

All Politics are Local

I have been pretty silent lately but it’s because I as well as others have been engaged in local races. I believe all politics is local. Policy change starts in our own communities and then spreads out to state and national. It’s where we have the greatest opportunity to work along side and get to …

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Aug 04 2012

Last Chance to Watch the US Senate GOP Candidate Debate…Who won?

We are only 3 days away from the Primary and your last chance to watch the only debate between the remaining three candidates for US Senate, Clark Durant, Randy Heckman and Pete Hoesktra. I was at the taping watching and I can honestly say that I believe Clark Durant won by proving he will be …

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Jun 15 2012

*BREAKING* Snyder’s NITC Agreement with Canada!

JUST IN! Gov.Snyder’s Inter-local Agreement with Canada to Build the NITC Bridge! Apparently Gov. Snyder has decided to circumvent the legislature and check mate the referendum for the people to decide on the bridge that will be on the ballot this Fall with an Inter-local agreement! Keep tuned for more developments! NITC AGREEMENT Overview

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Apr 25 2012

A Few Things You Should Know…

  It seems like it’s been awhile since our last post but we have been busy on a local level. Grassroots here in Delhi Township have formed a Ballot Question Committee and have been fighting the “usual suspects” the big government, big spending, elitists good ole’ boys, RINOs, Progressives, and enviro-bullies, using every dirty trick …

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Mar 20 2012

It’s The Electability and Inevitability, Stupid

We don’t know about anyone else, but we’re a little tired of having our intelligence insulted. We started writing this article on Monday, well before the votes were in from “Super Tuesday”. When family matters interrupted our task, we hoped we’d be proven wrong and just have to scratch this article. But, alas, as the …

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