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Feb 06 2013

*BREAKING* Snyder to Expand Medicaid in Michigan!

The Federal money still needs to be Appropriated so we now need to turn out attention to SB 41 which prohibits the expansion of Medicaid in Michigan 105c. (1) The state shall not expand medical assistance program eligibility to nonelderly individuals with income at or below 133% of the federal poverty guidelines as directed under …

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Dec 05 2012

UPDATE *Vital* YOU are Needed ASAP for Right to Work in Michigan!

Today and tomorrow union activists descended on the Capitol. “Tensions rose at the Capitol late in the afternoon as hundreds of union members packed into the rotunda area, blowing whistles and shouting slogans such as “Union buster” and “Right to work has got to go.” Seasoned activists from across the state are invited tomorrow (meeting …

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Nov 30 2012

Congratulations! Heath Care Exchange Bill Defeated, On to Right to Work!

The Michigan Health Care Exchange bill (SB693) was defeated in Committee! This is a victory for the grassroots, its your victory. Huge thanks to all of you who called e-mail faxed and personally went down to the Capitol. I attended the Committee meeting and decided to give my testimony HERE Sidebar: When reading my testimony …

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Nov 28 2012

Critical Message on Passage of (Obama Care) in MI!

The liberties of our country, the freedom of our civil constitution, are worth defending against all hazards: And it is our duty to defend them against all attacks.” Samuel Adams Michiganders, First I want to apologize for having to send this during the Holiday season. I shouldn’t have to: the legislature should not be in …

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Jul 25 2012

Michigan ObamaCare UpDate

Although this is a busy election period we will continue to monitor the establishment of an “ObamaCare” Health Exchange in Michigan. Shortly after the Supreme Court ruling the governors of several states issued statements refusing to implement Health Care Exchanges in their states and  rejected the Medicaid expansion. Unfortunately, Michigan’s governor was not among them …

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Nov 14 2011

LIAR! MI Senator to Tea Party Organizer!

I would like to share with you some insight in to the methodology of the passage of SB 693… and the fall out Evidently some of Sen. Rick Jones (24th District) constituents were not happy with his yes vote or his comment on the Senate floor that I shared with you in the last Newsletter …

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Nov 11 2011

SB 693 Passes – On to the House!

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As many of you know and not totally unsurprising SB 693 (the creation of a MI Health Exchange mandated in Obama Care The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) passed. I watched on line at Michigan Government Television (MTV) Below you will find a Roll Call of how all GOP Senators voted, for and …

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Apr 18 2010

Tea Party News and Pictures

34% Say They Or Someone Close To Them Part of Tea Party Movement Twenty-four percent (24%) of U.S. voters now say they consider themselves a part of the Tea Party movement, according to a new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey. That’s an eight-point increase from 16% a month ago. …..TO READ THE REST OF THE …

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Apr 12 2010

AFTER ACTION REPORT: Tea Party Express Tour Michigan

You’ll have to excuse my brevity here but I am still recovering from a whirlwind and demanding tour schedule as a guest speaker for the Michigan leg of the Tea Party Express. Ten cities and over 500 miles in 4 days! Great turnout in all cities and Bart Stupak resigns…Perfect Well every picture tells a …

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Apr 07 2010

HOPE TO MEET YOU! Come on out to a location near you

Besides being a speaker, I will be on the Tea Party Express bus doing a daily blog as well as other social networking activities such as Face Book, (search for “Grassroots in Michigan”) on Twitter as “apackof2″ And MIgrassroots look for the hashtags #mitcot and #TPEXMI hashtags in addition to our Grassroots in Michigan Ning …

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Apr 02 2010

Liberal “reporter” and homosexual Activist Tries to Bully His Way Into Private Grassroots in Michigan Meeting!

Many in the tea party movement are aware of the increasing attempts by liberals (progressives) to try and smear tea party activists or tie the whole movement to a few extremists. We are also aware of the intimidation tactics often used by the left to bully or scare tea party activists or even in some …

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Apr 01 2010

ASSERT MICHIGAN’S SOVEREIGHTY! SUPPORT HJR YY!

Why is HJR YY so critically needed? If enacted into law and formally approved by voters, HJR YY would: Amend the state Constitution to Create a Federalism Commission bicameral and bipartisan commission charged with monitoring and reviewing federal laws and mandates to determine if they violate the Michigan Constitution or if they violate such areas …

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Mar 26 2010

Timeline of Major Provisions in the Democrats’ Health Care Package

Timeline of Major Provisions in the Democrats’ Health Care Package

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Mar 23 2010

So this is what change looks like…

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Jan 11 2010

America Rising

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Jan 05 2010

Understanding the Supremacy Clause

A recent article in the New York Times covered the growth of state-level resistance to a future national health care plan. For example, in 2010, voters in Arizona will have a chance to approve a state constitutional amendment that would effectively ban national health care in that state. Legislators in Florida and Michigan have already …

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Jan 03 2010

Call for Nullification

Nullification is a constitutional theory that gives an individual state the right to declare null and void any law passed by the United States Congress which the state deems unacceptable and unconstitutional. The concept is most well-known in the context of the sectionalist crisis that plagued the Union in the 40 years preceding the Civil …

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Dec 26 2009

Dems Refuse GOP Efforts to Strip Bribes From Health Care Bill

Gateway Pundit December 23, 2009 Jim Hoft Senator Mike Johanns asked consent today to strike the special carve-outs from the Senate health care bill. Democrats immediately objected, thwarting the effort. “There should be no special deals, no carve-outs for anyone in this health care bill; not for states, not for insurance companies, not for individual …

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Dec 02 2009

Send a Christmas Greeeting to our “dear leaders!”

My intent is to provide projects of “armchair activism” that can be done from home yet still send the message to our Representatives that we will not give up until the ObamaCare Bill is killed. This abomination of government control is a nail in the coffin of our Constitutional personal liberties and in fact our …

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Nov 30 2009

ObamaCare for Idiots

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