Proof that the is all a political stunt by House Dems


Nothing More than politics by the House Democratic Caucus…shameful!!

See the email below…

From: Democrats Sent: ‎9/‎10/‎2015 6:38 PM Subject: A Scene That Would Make Olivia Pope Proud

If you haven’t heard, Lansing has its own episode of Scandal playing out right before our eyes. It’s not the sex scandal that is raising eyebrows, it’s the made-for-TV performance of Republican Speaker Kevin Cotter and his team.

It started with Speaker Cotter failing to follow up on the firings of staffers who refused to help with the sex scandal cover-up, then when an investigation finally took place, the findings were “sanitized.” Speaker Cotter’s next act has been a made-for-TV special committee that has been heavy on performance art and light on evidence and facts. Today, Republican Speaker Kevin Cotter decided to sweep the facts under the rug and force a hurried and uninformed vote.

Representatives on both sides of the aisle agree it’s time for a full investigation, as Republican Representative Martin Howrylak made clear during session this afternoon:

Instead, the committee:

  • Struck the testimony of Speaker Cotter’s former Chief of Staff,
  • Did not allow testimony from the fired staffers in question,
  • And refused to use subpoena power to ensure that all of the facts came out.

Stand with us, in our fight to make sure the facts see the light of day.

Sign this open letter to tell Republican Speaker Kevin Cotter that what Michigan needs is evidence, facts, and the truth; not a well-orchestrated scene from a TV drama.



PS- Democrats aren’t going to vote to expel these members without the full investigation the people deserve. Sign this petition if you agree. 

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About saulfolks

Saul Anuzis served as Chairman of the Michigan Republican Party from 2005-2009 and was a candidate for Chairman of the Republican National Committee in 2009 and 2011. His previous political and government service included working with Newt Gingrich at American Solutions, Jack Kemp’s 1988 Presidential campaign, serving as Chief of Staff to Senate Majority Leader Dick Posthumus, Chairman of the MI Senate Republican Campaign Committee and serving on the MI House Republican Campaign Committee. In 2009, Anuzis was asked to head up the Transition Team on Technology and led the RNC's first Tech Summit during which over 7,000 activists from around the country participated online, via live video feeds or in person. The RNC created a new standing Committee on Technology and Anuzis was asked to serve as its Chairman by both Chairman Michael Steele and Chairman Reince Priebus. Anuzis was the first non-RNC member to hold such a post. In May of 2010, Anuzis was unanimously elected to be Michigan’s National Committeeman to the Republican National Committee. In 2009 - 2010, he also served as a consultant to the House Policy Committee on New Media & Technology which was chaired by Congressman Thaddeus McCotter (R-MI). In May of 2015, Anuzis was elected to the National Board of Directors of the Republican Liberty Caucus. Anuzis is co-founder and co-owner of Quick Connect VOIP, which is a broadband and VOIP provider in Michigan. He and his partner founded Coast to Coast Telecommunications and later Quick Connect USA which were Competitive Local Exchange Carrier providing local and long distance service to their customers. Anuzis currently serves as a Managing Partner of Coast to Coast Strategies, LLC, which provides strategic planning, political intelligence, political risk-assessment, consulting and business development services. In 2012, Anuzis was appointed to the NRA Board’s Public Affairs Committee. He served on several non-profit boards as well as a Gubernatorial Appointee to the Michigan Jobs Commission and the Michigan Export Development Authority and a member of the Teamsters Union. Saul Anuzis studied Economics at the University of Michigan in Dearborn. He is the Honorary Consul for the Republic of Lithuania. He and with wife of 30 years, Lina - have 4 sons, enjoy skiing, scuba diving, their Harley and sailing. 5/2015
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