• WATCH: Magic Johnson campaigns for Joe Biden in Lansing

    4 days ago - By Wood TV

    LANSING, Mich. - NBA basketball legend Magic Johnson returned to his old high school in Lansing Saturday where he spent the day campaigning for former Vice President Joe Biden.
    The event focused on voting and called for everyone to vote in the upcoming presidential election.
    This was one of two stops for the former basketball star - the other was in Detroit, where he spoke with a group of Black men in a "shop talk" roundtable about voting.
    Johnson's event happened on the same day President Donald Trump made a stop on the west side of the state where he continued his campaign in the...
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  • ‘This is Exactly the Rhetoric' That Put Me & My Family's Life in Danger: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Blasts Trump for His Michigan Rally Attack on Her

    ‘This is Exactly the Rhetoric' That Put Me & My Family's Life in Danger: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer Blasts Trump for His Michigan Rally Attack on Her

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.
    Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer fired back at President Donald Trump after he attacked her at his campaign rally in her state Saturday, slamming him for using “exactly the rhetoric” that has put her life in danger.
    During Trump's speech, the president scoffed at the recent plot by a Michigan militia to kidnap and murder Whitmer. Whitmer has strongly criticized Trump for his comments that she said “encouraged” domestic terrorists and “ legitimized their actions .” Unsurprisingly, Trump has fired back his own criticism , complaining that Whitmer didn't...
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  • Trump Casts Doubt on Gov. Whitmer Kidnapping Plot, Tells Crowd: ‘Lock Them All Up'

    Trump Casts Doubt on Gov. Whitmer Kidnapping Plot, Tells Crowd: ‘Lock Them All Up'

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    President Donald Trump appeared to cast speculation on the foiled plot to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer during his rally in the state on Saturday.
    “And then I guess they said she was threatened, right? She was threatened,” Trump said. “And she blamed me. She blamed me. And our people were the ones that worked with her people so let's see what happens. Let's see what happens.”
    Earlier in the rally, Trump mentioned Whitmer's name, triggering the audience to chant “lock her up.” He responded, “lock them all up.”
    The President mentions the Governor of Michigan, the crowd chants lock...
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  • WATCH LIVE: President Trump Holds Campaign Rally in Wisconsin

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    President Donald Trump is set to hold a major rally at the Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport in Janesville, Wisconsin.
    Trump will reportedly speak on ‘supporting law enforcement.' The event is expected to begin at around 7:30 ET.
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  • She ‘Truly Hates Our Country': Trump Attacks Rep. Ilhan Omar at Michigan Rally

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    President Donald Trump went after Minnesota Congresswoman Ilhan Omar during his Saturday Michigan rally, claiming she “truly hates our country.”
    Omar, who was born in Somalia and fled with her family as a refugee when she was a young child. She became an American citizen in 2000 when she was 17 years old.
    Trump mentioned Omar regarding a Republican congressman having to have lunch with liberal Democratic colleagues.
    “It's going to happen our congressmen will be having lunch soon someday with a radical leftist, maybe AOC, do you see yourself maybe - that might - going I don't know about...
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  • Trump Jokes About Critics Calling Him ‘Fascist' And Gets Michigan Rally Crowd to Chant ‘Twelve More Years'

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    At a campaign rally in Michigan Saturday afternoon, President Donald Trump joked about being called a fascist by his critics and got the crowd of his supporters to chant “twelve more years.”
    Trump has been criticized for holding these rallies as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the country, with many attendees failing to wear face masks or socially distance. He spent several minutes complaining that many states were restricting large gatherings, so they were not officially calling these events rallies, but rather “peaceful protests.”
    “The only thing you could do is you...
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  • ‘Please Give Me a Hat!': Trump Begs For Staffer To Bring Him a Hat After Wind At Michigan Rally Musses His Hair

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    President Donald Trump ‘s hair experienced some turbulence during Saturday afternoon's Michigan rally, forcing Trump to plead for a hat live on stage.
    “Nobody told me you were gonna have 40-mile-an-hour winds today. Would somebody give me a hat?” Trump said on a stage during his rally in Muskegon, Michigan. “Would you please give me a hat? I have got all these hats. I am the only one without a hat on.”
    “They will go in that big beautiful plane,” Trump added before cutting himself off after saying, “If they don't have a hat in that plane...”
    “Actually, I have the exact same plane,” Trump...
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  • Ivanka, Eric Trump to visit Michigan

    Ivanka, Eric Trump to visit Michigan

    4 days ago - By Wood TV

    ALTO, Mich - Ivanka Trump and Eric Trump will be in Michigan campaigning for their father, President Donald Trump, his campaign said.
    Ivanka Trump will be in Kent County Monday to take part in a moderated Q&A with supporters in Alto.
    She last visited Michigan in September when she went to General Motors Technical Learning University in Detroit with General Motors CEO Mary Barra.
    Eric Trump will be visiting Tuesday. He'll be in Lansing and Willis to host "Make America Great Again" events and share his father's agenda.
    Eric Trump is scheduled to speak in Lansing at 1:30 p.m. at Schlegel Sand...
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  • WATCH LIVE: President Trump Holds Campaign Rally in Michigan

    4 days ago - By Mediaite

    President Donald Trump is holding another big campaign rally in Muskegon, Michigan Saturday afternoon.
    The rally comes on the heels of Trump publicly going after Republican Senator Ben Sasse for his comments trashing the president in comments made public this week. The audio shows Sasse blasting the president's failures on the coronavirus crisis, how he “regularly sells out our allies,” how his family “has treated the presidency like a business opportunity,” and how he's “flirted with white supremacists.”
    The president's Michigan rally also follows his continued attacks on Governor...
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