The Michigan State House of Representatives passed a series of bills in a 100 to 6 vote last Wednesday aimed at removing the protections that the state’s Freedom of Information Act currently offers to the governor’s office.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich’s (R) presidential campaign stop at the Michigan Union on Wednesday didn’t go quite as planned, but it did go on — after his flight from New York to Michigan was delayed, the presidential hopeful called in instead.
BIRCH RUN — They came, they said, to hear his blunt, often-controversial take on issues like immigration, succinctly summed up in one of his more popular one-liners — “We need to build a wall (on the border)”. For his presence, described as both arrogant and confident.
Regarding his appeal in student-centric college towns like Ann Arbor, O’Malley said he thought his track record as governor of Maryland would set him apart, pointing to issues like climate change, same-sex marriage and immigration.