Bloggety Blah Blah Blah, Fundraiser — August 13, 2015 at 8:20 am

ICYMI: We didn’t


The past few months have been a whirlwind in Michigan (and national) politics and Eclectablog has been there providing you with ongoing coverage of the Courser/Gamrat scandal, giving you front row seats of the #BlackLivesMatter protest at the 2015 Netroots Nation conference, and even getting former Congressman and Dean of the House John Dingell to read his “Greatest Hits” tweets live at our annual fundraiser. If there was big news in Michigan politics, Eclectablog was there to give you the information and analysis you need to be informed and engaged.

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