Who should we see sitting next to Secretary Duncan, joyfully reading stories to suitably enraptured Detroit school children but Gov. Rick Snyder.
The Detroit Public Schools emergency manager has announced his all-too-welcome decision to GTFO and step down in a couple weeks.
Obama's best line was when he suggested that if the Republicans were sincere about their new outreach efforts to attract minorities, they might want to do a test run by reaching out to the President.
The fact that polls show the vast majority of Americans want stronger gun laws means absolutely nothing to Republicans, because citizens don't affect their cash reserves.
The clock is ticking, and Detroit's new Emergency Manager is listening. June 23 is the 50th anniversary of the date when Dr. Martin Luther King gave his first 'I Have a Dream' speech in Detroit.
Rick Snyder's intention all along has been to hijack democracy in Michigan - and Detroit in particular - and now he officially accomplished exactly that.
According to Detroit Mayor Dave Bing, When in doubt and your opponent appears threatening, spread those cheeks and smile until it hurts.
It seems Gov. Rick Snyder is having a bit of difficulty finding anyone who wants the job of becoming the emergency manager for Detroit.
Ted Nugent said that if Barack Obama was re-elected and Mitt Romney did not prevail, then he would either be in jail or dead around this time. But Nugent, like most cockroaches, is still here.
Bitter old white male that he is, even John McCain knows immigration reform is not an option. You can either try and grow more fingers to plug up the cracks in the dike or you can learn how to swim
The fight to save public education and retain local control of those schools against hostile takeover attempts has now attracted nationwide attention.
Guns do not kill people. People armed with guns kill people. And people armed with assault rifles have the capability of killing a whole bunch of people in a matter of minutes.
if you want to get an idea of what is written in the post Election 2012 Koch Brothers Playbook (aka 'How YOU Can Still Strangle Blue States in the Crib'), then you need look no further than Michigan.
Republicans are using Michigan as a grand experiment to see if they can get away with setting fire to democracy in plain sight. They want to see if revenge bears fruit in winter.
If you want to get an idea of what Republican revenge for President Obama's victory in 2012 looks like, look no further than Michigan.
I'm beginning to think it's time for an entirely new definition of patriotism
It was a great day for the nation when President Barack Obama was re-elected to a second term in office, and it was also a good day in Michigan when voters cast their ballots to reject Proposal 1.
The panic of some of the left after the first debate has eased into the realization that President Obama is in a good position to win a second term.
Romney is lying because Romney has to lie. It's the best card he has to play in a stacked deck, betting on the ignorance and short term memory of the electorate.
The one discussion that has not been receiving quite as much focused attention is the race - and racism - factor in this campaign.