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By JGillman, Section News
One thing that has not gone unnoticed by the grassroots Republicans and conservatives is that Saul Anuzis is the GOP guy who seems to be solely responding to the questions about the DeleGATE Change in Michigan.
Mike Cox, the CHAIR of the credentials committee isn't doing it. In fact, the former attorney general of Michigan has been pretty clear where he stands on the issue.
"I supported Mitt, but the vote was clearly wrong. It's kind of like Third World voting. We published rules and then we voted to change the rules."And even more quotes are available essentially saying the same thing.
Mr Cox an attorney, also joined by Eric Doster, the Counsel for the Michigan GOP voted NO to changing the rules on Wednesday night, with regard to delegate assignment. Even Holly Hughes is reported as saying she disagrees with the rules change.
Those who voted FOR? Bobby Schostak, Sharon Wise, and Bill Runco all voting for the change appear to have more of a silence following them. The last of the "gang of four", Saul Anuzis is the most heard, and continues to defend it as if it is a matter of life and death. Its as if it is his baby. His creation. HIS work.
I believe it is.
In fact, one Tea Party leader I have spoken to says it is a "test case" for NPV. A way that Saul can see if reassigning delegates can be done through further "weighting" of population heavy counties like Oakland.
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By JGillman, Section Multimedia
Yeah, Its Friday.
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By JGillman, Section News
What an incredible evening.
After the debate, the Cain train made it to Traverse City. I'll hit on it a little more tomorrow, and probably feed pictures and video for the next week, but I felt the need to get this out tonight.
On short notice, a few conservatives were able to pull together a little gathering for Herman Cain to get a little more base support for Michigan activities. Some of that support is being recruited at the michigansupportscain.com website. What we thought initially to be a 2-300 person affair, grew in our minds to 500-600 shortly before the event.
Folks, we had well over 1200 (maybe 1500) with standing room only and overflow, including the necessity to not allow any more folks inside dues to fire regs.
The man who would be the Presidential nominee for the Republican party not only charmed the crowds, but those in the media as well, garnering favorable coverage throughout the entire night. His straight forward way of talking, and inspiring story continues to captivate and win over new Cain supporters every time he speaks.
I could not have wished for a better turn out of enthusiastic supporters during this night where EVERYTHING went right.
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