Politics http://wmuk.org en WSW: Politcal Spying, Bumbling and Fundraising http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-politcal-spying-bumbling-and-fundraising <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Gongwer News Service Editor Zach Gorchow says it's typical for politicians to spy on each other. But he's never seen one side as clumsy at it as the Republicans have been this year.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:09:04 +0000 Gordon Evans 15892 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Politcal Spying, Bumbling and Fundraising Outside Money Dominates State Campaigns http://wmuk.org/post/outside-money-dominates-state-campaigns <p></p><p>Money spent by outside groups is paying for most of the political television advertising seen so far.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:37:18 +0000 Gordon Evans 15955 at http://wmuk.org Outside Money Dominates State Campaigns WSW: Voters Will Decide Fate of Personal Property Tax http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-voters-will-decide-fate-personal-property-tax <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Most statewide ballot questions are decided in November. But one proposal on the August ballot would change how property taxes are assessed in Michigan.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 11:15:43 +0000 Gordon Evans 15729 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Voters Will Decide Fate of Personal Property Tax WSW: Do Legislative Boundaries Skew Democracy? http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-do-legislative-boundaries-skew-democracy <p></p><p></p><p>Michigan Campaign Finance Network Executive Director Rich Robinson says Michigan's system of drawing legislative boundaries doesn't serve voters.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:19:35 +0000 Gordon Evans 15634 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Do Legislative Boundaries Skew Democracy? WSW: Congressman Justin Amash Says "Establishment Has Already Lost" http://wmuk.org/post/wsw-congressman-justin-amash-says-establishment-has-already-lost <p></p><p></p><p>Congressman Justin Amash&nbsp;sees his Republican primary as an indicator of what direction the party will go in the future.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:46:21 +0000 Gordon Evans 15514 at http://wmuk.org WSW: Congressman Justin Amash Says "Establishment Has Already Lost"