MDP Chair Lavora Barnes, Congressman Andy Levin Slam Trump’s Erratic COVID-19 Response

MDP Chair Lavora Barnes, Congressman Andy Levin Slam Trump’s Erratic COVID-19 Response

LANSING– Today, Michigan Democratic Party Chair Lavora Barnes and Congressman Andy Levin slammed Donald Trump’s slow, ineffective response to COVID-1 that has put thousands of Michigan health care workers and patients …

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ICYMI: Gary Peters Working to Meet PPE Needs for Michigan Hospitals

ICYMI: Gary Peters Working to Meet PPE Needs for Michigan Hospitals

As Coronavirus cases continue to drastically increase in Michigan and hospitals are faced with medical equipment shortages, Senator Gary Peters has been fighting to ensure health care providers have the …

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Michigan Joins State Democratic Party Chairs in Signing Letter Urging Protection of U.S. Elections from COVID-19

Michigan Joins State Democratic Party Chairs in Signing Letter Urging Protection of U.S. Elections from COVID-19

LANSING —Today, Michigan Democratic Party Chair Lavora Barnes, joined 50 other State Democratic Party Chairs from across the United States, the Territories, and Democrats Abroad in  releasing a letter urging …

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ICYMI: Gary Peters Provision To Expand Unemployment Assistance Implemented In Michigan

ICYMI: Gary Peters Provision To Expand Unemployment Assistance Implemented In Michigan

This week, Senator Gary Peters’ unemployment assistance provision was implemented in Michigan to provide families the relief they need in the wake of the coronavirus. The new program broadens the …

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Trump’s Failed COVID-19 Response: President Accuses Health Care Workers of Selling PPE

Trump’s Failed COVID-19 Response: President Accuses Health Care Workers of Selling PPE

LANSING– In his latest desperate attempt to cover for his failed COVID-19 response, Donald Trump blamed health care workers for shortages in personal protective equipment his erratic management has failed to address. After …

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John James Revealed: As James Continues Hiding, Out-of-State Billionaire Continues to Prop Up His Campaign

John James Revealed: As James Continues Hiding, Out-of-State Billionaire Continues to Prop Up His Campaign

Out-of-state billionaire with far right anti-Michigan agenda has pumped over one million dollars to save John James’ absent campaign and launch false attacks  It’s been a record-breaking 295 days since …

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WATCH: Michigan Nurses: “We are completely out of resources”

WATCH: Michigan Nurses: “We are completely out of resources”

LANSING– As Donald Trump’s failed coronavirus response leaves 1.5 million N95 masks in storage and just a day after he downplayed the need for ventilators, Michigan nurses are sounding the alarm about the lack of …

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Detroit Faith and Community Leaders Hold John James Accountable for Out of Touch Coronavirus Response

Detroit Faith and Community Leaders Hold John James Accountable for Out of Touch Coronavirus Response

Detroit-area faith and community leaders are holding John James accountable for his failure to demonstrate real leadership in responding to COVID-19. James has refused to answer questions from the press …

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Gary Peters Fought to Secure $3.8 Billion in Direct Relief for Michigan

Gary Peters Fought to Secure $3.8 Billion in Direct Relief for Michigan

Original Republican Proposal Did Not Include Direct Funds for State & Local Governments Relief Package Also Includes Peters’ Bill to Expand Unemployment Assistance for Workers In case you missed it, …

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Trump’s Failed COVID-19 Response: 1.5 Million Masks Unused, Ventilator Production Stalled

Trump’s Failed COVID-19 Response: 1.5 Million Masks Unused, Ventilator Production Stalled

LANSING– As Donald Trump erratically stumbles through his response to a pandemic he called a “hoax” and downplayed for months, new reports highlight the administration’s continued failures to respond. The first report notes …

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Statement from Chair Lavora Barnes on Support of Declaring a Major Disaster in Michigan

Statement from Chair Lavora Barnes on Support of Declaring a Major Disaster in Michigan

Calls on Michigan Republican Party to support the declaration. LANSING– The Michigan Democratic Party released the following statement on behalf of Chair Lavora Barnes in support of Governor Whitmer’s request …

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Still in Hiding, John James’ Failure In Leadership On Full Display As Michiganders Face Unprecedented Challenges

Still in Hiding, John James’ Failure In Leadership On Full Display As Michiganders Face Unprecedented Challenges

James hasn’t spoken to MI TV in 294 days, hasn’t answered questions from MI print media in 187 days, refused to appear at a public event for 99 days As …

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