Michigan Republicans Continue Voter Suppression Efforts

Michigan Republicans Continue Voter Suppression Efforts

LANSING — The Michigan Democratic Party released the following statement on behalf of Chair Lavora Barnes. “Michigan Republicans will try every trick in the book to confuse and intimidate voters. They …

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WATCH: Michigan Reporters Baffled as James Craig Stumbles Out of the Gate in Gubernatorial Primary

WATCH: Michigan Reporters Baffled as James Craig Stumbles Out of the Gate in Gubernatorial Primary

“A kind of bizarre thing going on there” … “Ready, aim… aim… aim… aim” …  “Ouch!” … “He gave his scripted, canned talking points” … “James Craig needs to understand…voters …

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Weekly Roundup: Dodgy James Craig’s Spectacularly Bad Week Has Dixon, Soldano, and Kelley Picking Up the Slack

Weekly Roundup: Dodgy James Craig’s Spectacularly Bad Week Has Dixon, Soldano, and Kelley Picking Up the Slack

As August draws to a close, here’s how the Republican gubernatorial primary shaped up this week: The James Craig campaign apparently invited press to a roundtable and then locked them …

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Not Ready for Primetime: James Craig’s Disastrous Day, Volume 4

Not Ready for Primetime: James Craig’s Disastrous Day, Volume 4

LANSING — After hosting an embarrassing press conference on Monday, facing bad headlines on Tuesday for his inability to give straight answers to important questions, and a new report on Wednesday highlighting the ways he isn’t …

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NEW: James Craig Touted Robust Enforcement of COVID-19 Public Safety Protocols Before Coming Out Against Them as a Candidate for Governor

NEW: James Craig Touted Robust Enforcement of COVID-19 Public Safety Protocols Before Coming Out Against Them as a Candidate for Governor

LANSING — Republican gubernatorial candidate James Craig claims to “lead from the front”, but his approach to tackling COVID-19 tells a different story, changing dramatically as he grew to prioritize …

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MDP Helps James Craig With His Transparency Problems

MDP Helps James Craig With His Transparency Problems

LANSING — Over at MDP we take pride in helping out Michiganders in need. So after we saw Republican gubernatorial candidate James Craig lock himself away from local reporters inside …

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ICYMI: Extremists Garrett Soldano and Ryan Kelley Won’t Stop Spreading Anti-Vaxx and Anti-Mask Disinformation

ICYMI: Extremists Garrett Soldano and Ryan Kelley Won’t Stop Spreading Anti-Vaxx and Anti-Mask Disinformation

LANSING — Yesterday, Republican gubernatorial candidates and prolific TikTok users Garrett Soldano and Ryan Kelley earned national attention for the ways they’ve used the platform to spew their extremist views …

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Top Takeaways: James Craig Stumbled Through First Press Conference Since May, Dodged Local Reporter Questions on Key Issues

Top Takeaways: James Craig Stumbled Through First Press Conference Since May, Dodged Local Reporter Questions on Key Issues

LANSING — Following yesterday’s stunt of forcing local reporters to watch him without sound through a glass wall which earned him a significant amount of blowback while his event was …

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What Reporters Are Saying About Dodgy James Craig’s Disastrous ‘Press Conference’

What Reporters Are Saying About Dodgy James Craig’s Disastrous ‘Press Conference’

“Pretty odd situation” … “lol” … “We’re behind a glass barrier” … “Can’t hear anything being discussed” … “Multiple reporters raised concerns about today’s arrangement” … “It’s a press conference …

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Weekly Roundup: Field Balloons to the Double Digits, Craig Finds the Follow Button, and “RINOs” Remain in Extremist Crosshairs

Weekly Roundup: Field Balloons to the Double Digits, Craig Finds the Follow Button, and “RINOs” Remain in Extremist Crosshairs

LANSING — With one full week left to go until August is over, here’s where things stand for the nine Republicans battling it out in the gubernatorial primary: Make that …

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MDP Statement on Mike Brown’s Campaign Announcement

MDP Statement on Mike Brown’s Campaign Announcement

LANSING — Today, the Michigan Democratic Party is responding to Mike Brown’s gubernatorial announcement by reminding MIGOP insiders that it’s awfully hard to stage the coronation of any candidate — …

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GOP Gubernatorial Primary Field Remains Silent as 12th Michigander Insurrectionist Gets Arrested for Attacking Officers on January 6th

GOP Gubernatorial Primary Field Remains Silent as 12th Michigander Insurrectionist Gets Arrested for Attacking Officers on January 6th

LANSING — New reporting details that Logan Barnhart became the 12th Michigander to be arrested for his involvement in the violence that took place on the U.S. Capitol grounds that …

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