LOLGOP and I are going to Flint to do some interviews. What should we ask about?

LOLGOP and I have a weekly podcast called “The Sit and Spin Room with LOLGOP & Eclectablog”.  For next week’s episode, we are traveling to Flint, Michigan to do some reporting on the ongoing Flint Water Crisis. While we’re there, we’ll be interviewing activists Melissa Mays and Nayyirah Shariff about their transcendent work. We’ll also be…

Rep. Cummings: “Mich Gov Snyder now appears to be openly defying Congress” re: the #FlintWaterCrisis

Originally posted Eclectablog.com. The Ranking Member of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee in Washington, D.C. is Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland. He has been a fierce progressive advocate during his tenure as Ranking Member, standing up to Republican absurdity and malfeasance during the Benghazi Inquisition, the Planned Parenthood Inquisition, and during hearing on…

Dear People of Michigan: We Told You So

This blog originally appeared on Up North Progressive Can we revoke Directive 4 on The Nerd yet? Back in 2011, when an unknown, nerdy former chairman of the board of a former computer giant called Gateway was sworn in as governor of the state of Michigan, his plans for the state set off alarm bells…