Tuesday, June 27, 2006

The Difference Between DeVos and Granholm





Current Gubernatorial Endorsements:

Granholm:

Triangle Pride PAC The political arm of Michigan’s largest Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender civil rights organization (Triangle Foundation).

Human Rights Campaign The nation’s largest Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender civil rights group.

Michigan Education Association A self-governing education association, representing teachers, faculty and education support staff.

EMILY's List Dedicated to electing pro-choice Democratic women to federal, state, and local office.

All of these PACs are detrimental to Black people in Detroit and anywhere in Michigan. Now let us look at Dick DeVos's professional endorsements that will help not just Black people in Michigan but everyone else.



DeVos:

Michigan Chamber of CommerceThe Chamber works to promote conditions favorable to economic development in Michigan.

Police Officers Association of Michigan A full-service labor organization formed to service the needs of law enforcement officers and correctional officers.

Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. An association of general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and associates who have joined together to improve the construction industry.

Michigan Retailers The nation’s largest state trade association of general merchandise retailers.

Mechanical Contractors Association of Detroit Provides collective bargaining for 250 employers, with 2,700 plumber and pipe fitter employees that cover five-and-a-half counties in Southeast Michigan including Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb Counties.

Home & Building Association of Greater Grand Rapids An organization of diverse professionals providing quality homes, buildings, renovations, products and services for the entire region.

Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce Works to foster an environment that encourages business success, growth and the creation of good paying jobs.

Shooters Alliance for Firearms Rights Group of concerned activists dedicated to making the voices of firearm owners heard.

Right to Life Michigan RLM-PAC is composed of people whose firm belief, held in common, is that human life is a vital force which has value and dignity.

American Bikers Aiming Toward Education of Michigan Dedicated to preserving the rights and promoting the safe operating practices of Michigan motorcyclists.

Small Business Association of Michigan statewide trade association organized for the exclusive intent and concern of small business in Michigan.

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