Michigan GOP sidesteps Tea Party showdown on Mackinac

Sep 23, 2013
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Possible presidential candidates joined Gov. Rick Snyder and other top Republicans this weekend for the Mackinac Republican Leadership Conference.

Wis Governor Revs Michigan GOP Delegates

Aug 30, 2012
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Michigan Republicans got their marching orders Thursday, ahead of Thursday night's acceptance speech by Mitt Romney.

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About 2,500 Michigan Republicans gather in Detroit this weekend for their party’s spring convention.

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Election year momentum is starting to pick up in Michigan.  Tonight, Republicans convene county conventions across the state.

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Republican candidate for president Rick Santorum says he thinks he would appeal to conservative, independent and Democratic voters in Michigan on the November ballot.

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Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum says no one should count him out when he faces Michigan native Mitt Romney on the state’s February 28th GOP primary ballot. Santorum and Romney both plan to campaign in Michigan this week. Santorum says his message should play well with Michigan’s conservative blue collar voters.