Tag Archive: grassroots in michigan

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 …

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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 …

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Aug 25 2013

The Medicaid Expansion ~ Politics, Policy, Practicality, Principles

“There is but one straight course, and that is to seek truth and pursue it steadily.” George Washington, letter to Edmund Randolph — 1795 “We lay it down as a fundamental, that laws, to be just, must give a reciprocation of right; that, without this, they are mere arbitrary rules of conduct, founded in force, …

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Feb 28 2013

If You Can’t Be in Lansing TODAY, You CAN Still Do This!

As you know, the Federal Level One Grant Appropriations bill HB 4111 for the implementation of the Obama Care Health Care Exchange will be voted on today in the House. Even if you can not make to Lansing YOUR voice needs to be heard! Apparently there are not enough GOP votes to pass HB 4111, …

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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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Sep 05 2012

From the “Way Back ” Machine

“Return with us now to those thrilling days of yesterday!” It was Fall of 2009 in the heady beginning of the Tea Party movement and a group of Tea Party activists gathered to protest and present Debbie Stabenow a giant Pink Slip.. It is good to sometimes reminiscence,to look back in fondness, to remember and …

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Mar 05 2012

UPDATE: MI Delegate Controversy

John Adams with quote

Fellow Michiganders, Immediately following the announcement that the MIGOP would allocate the Republican Party’s two at-large delegates from Tuesday’s statewide primary to candidate Mitt Romney, there was breaking news of a teleconference by the MIGOP Credentials Committees which set off a firestorm that is making national news headlines (example headlines are linked below). I’ve received …

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Mar 01 2012

Dele-Gate: Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap

The Michigan blogsphere and Facebook is spinning with a story that broke on Right Michigan Apparently in a late night smokey back room deal, The GOP Credentials Committee met last night and overturned their own rules and awarded both at-large delegates to Mitt Romney(Care) and as a result, instead of a tie at 14 each, …

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Feb 03 2012

Why I am Supporting Clark Durant for US Senate

  “When you become entitled to exercise the right of voting for public officers, let it be impressed upon your mind that God commands you to choose for rulers, ‘just men who will rule in the fear of God.’ The preservation of government depends on the faithful discharge of this duty; if the citizens neglect …

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Jan 05 2012

Senator Jones Strikes Again

Well it had to happen however what is so surprising is that it happened so soon after Senator Rick Jones comments to me. Yes I did receive an apology from Jones and accepted despite the fact it contained a lie..i.e Jones claims we “had an established history of communication” Never did. Unless you call receiving …

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Dec 12 2011

MI News- Vote on HB 5014, Senator Apologizes

With only three voting session days remaining for 2011, news sources are reporting that a push to vote on HB 5014 is likely this week before legislators go on Christmas vacation! The reason for the push is that the state must apply for the Federal money soon, so it must be included in this round …

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Jul 21 2011

Why People Do Not Last in Politics

Editor’s Note: This article is reprinted here with permission and was originally published on Grassroots in Nebraska. As Norlyn said recently, it can take a long time to turn a bad trend around, sometimes years, and therefore, distributing good information is the most effective thing we can do. Our regular publishing routine has been interrupted …

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Jan 27 2011

Is DRIC Good for Michigan?

DRIC

I posed some question that need to be answered before this huge undertaking and project of Gov. Snyder should even begin to take place. It’s your tax dollar and your state! You need to know all the details! As always please contact your Representatives to provide answers and to make your voice heard. Remember, they …

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Nov 01 2010

This is it! Voter Resources and Races to Watch

The Tea Party movement has been instrumental in education and activism since the 1st Tea Party, February 27, 2009 fighting to protect our Constitution, our Republic and to restore our state and country to limited Constitutional government. Today the voters decide… Liberty or Tyranny! VOTER RESOURCES CLICK HERE to view your ballot, find your polling …

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Oct 28 2010

Local TEA Party Organizer to Join Tea Party Express IV: Liberty at the Ballot Box! Tour

Lansing, MI Tea Party Organizer, Joan Fabiano of Grassroots in Michigan will join the Tea Party Express IV: Liberty at the Ballot Box! Tour in Michigan this Friday, October 29th Come out and join fellow Michigan patriots as we continue to turn out the vote and Liberate Michigan from the freedom killing Progressive(Liberal) politicians and …

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Aug 29 2010

Tea Party News

IN THIS ISSUE MIGOP Convention Democrat Candidate for Attorney General, David Leyton publicly criticized by Virginia prosecutor in Flint serial stabber Elias Abuelazam Case Fake Tea Party loses Court Ballot to be placed on November General Ballot See You in Hell! (MI:) MIGOP Convention First of all if you were a first time delegate attendee …

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Aug 06 2010

Why I Support Ruth Johnson for Secretary of State

Michigan Patriots and Fellow Precinct Delegates, The Secretary of State is an extremely important position, especially as the incidents of election fraud have been on the increase. The Democrat candidate for Secretary of State is Jocelyn Benson a dangerous Progressive and is part of and funded by a George Soros project called the “Secretary of …

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Apr 26 2010

Just in! HB 6075 a necessary step to regulate abortion coverage under national healthcare if the Cox lawsuit is not successful

HB 6075

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