Tag Archives: Stupak

MI-1: Independent Glenn Wilson, Green Ellis Boal in race to succeed Stupak

From the Michigan Messenger: via TPID:

Now that Stupak’s seat is open, Republicans are eager to win it back, Democrats are struggling to hang on to it, and candidates from outside these parties are trying to get voters to rethink the fundamentals of how government operates. . . . Glenn Wilson, owner of a telecom business in the small Northeastern Lower Peninsula town of Rose City, is running as an independent .

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Onthewilderside blog says, “Democrats and Republicans are both anti-choice: Vote Green Party”

Posted at onthewilderside.com. Based on a national Green Party press release:

Greens blast the anti-choice Stupak Amendment in the Democrats’ health care bill, predict voter anger and defections from the Democratic Party over the amendment

Green Party leaders today called the Stupak Amendment in the recently passed US House bill on health care reform a disaster for women’s reproductive rights and a betrayal of the Democrats’ stated support for women’s rights and well-being.

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