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Trump May Support Ronna Romney McDaniel As The Next RNC Chair

Michigan Republican Party Chair Ronna Romney McDaniel has emerged as the consensus favorite to head the party with President-elect Donald Trump headed to Michigan on Friday as part of his post-election “thank you” tour. The Republican National Committee will soon have a vacancy at the top of the party when current chairman Reince Priebus becomes

Trump picks charter school advocate Betsy DeVos for education secretary

WASHINGTON –  President-elect Donald Trump has selected a charter school advocate and GOP donor from Michigan to be education secretary. Betsy DeVos becomes the second woman chosen to fill a spot in Trump’s Cabinet. Earlier Wednesday, Trump named South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations earlier in the day. Both

Sarah Palin Rallies Voters for Trump in Michigan

Former governor Sarah Palin was in northern Michigan campaigning for the republican presidential race. Palin visited the Cheboygan GOP Republican Headquarters, just two days before Election Day. “It doesn’t matter if you’re Democrat, Republican, Independent, yoopper, people are united in a cause for the positive change for the fundamental restoration, because enough people have opened

The Secret Voter: Donald Trump Has Many Private Supporters

In Politico’s insider poll of several dozen political professionals on both sides, 7 in 10 of the Republican pros believe that the polls are significantly undercounting support for Donald Trump.  There are several reasons for this, most notably what pollsters call “social desirability bias,” which manifests itself as respondents telling pollsters they will vote one

U.S. Capitol replacing flag display over Confederate imagery

WASHINGTON, A display of U.S. state flags in a tunnel under Washington’s Capitol complex will be replaced because of controversial Confederate symbols on some of the flags, an administrative committee said on Thursday. In its place, in the busy passageway between the Capitol and adjacent office buildings, depictions of commemorative quarters representing the 50 states,

Yes Donald Trump is on track to get at least 1310 delegates by June #Trump2016

As the media seeks to keep a story alive, with the help of Republican establishment figures, and the likes of Mark Levin, the odds of a “Brokered Convention” are evaporating as more analysts show Trump is on track to get 1310 delegates, making him the nominee, regardless of who is on the second ballot. Even

Hagel Sees No Evidence of Russian Pullback from Ukraine

 U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said he’s open to a review of whether to allow transgender people to serve in the military. “I do think it continually should be reviewed,” Hagel said today on ABC’s “This Week” program. “I’m open to that.” Since the 2011 repeal of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy banning gay

Michigan may be the GOP’s best answer to the ˜war on women’

George Will DETROIT  Robert Griffin, now 90, who rose to be second in the Republican U.S. Senate leadership, was defeated in 1978. Since then, only one Michigan Republican, Spencer Abraham in 1994, has been elected to the Senate and for only one term. Evidence that former Michigan secretary of state Terri Lynn Land might end this GOP

Full Coverage of Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Jet Probably Crashed in Ocean as U.S. Help Resisted: Lawmakers A missing passenger jet œmost likely went down in the Indian Ocean, and authorities in Malaysia should stop resisting international help in finding out what happened on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, U.S. lawmakers said today. œA lot of folks that I talk to believe that’s

Obama Budget Raises $276 Billion From U.S. Multinationals

 President Barack Obama is proposing more tax increases for U.S. multinational corporations, seeking ways to prevent them from avoiding taxes by exploiting gaps in international law. In the fiscal 2015 budget proposed yesterday, the Obama administration seeks to generate $276 billion over the next decade from what it calls loophole-closing in the international tax system.