On Air Now

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Tune in to Listen

1590 AM Coldwater, Michigan 95.5 FM Coldwater, Michigan

Weather

Current Conditions(Coldwater,MI 49036)

More Weather »
71° Feels Like: 71°
Wind: WNW 7 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Scattered Thunderstorms 72°

Tonight

Isolated Thunderstorms 55°

Tomorrow

Scattered Thunderstorms 75°

Alerts

  • 0 Severe Weather Alerts
  • 0 Cancellations

Former Michigan GOP official under fire for Detroit remarks

by

DETROIT (WKZO) -- Republican National Committee finance chairman Ron Weiser, the former head of the Michigan Republican Party, is under intensifying political heat after some comments about Detroit.

Back in August, at a Tea Party event in Milford, Weiser said people who don't live in the Motor City shouldn't show up at polling locations without being armed.  He added the political machines of former mayors Coleman Young and Kwame Kilpatrick used to bus people from precinct to precinct after getting them out of "pool halls and barber shops" to vote multiple times.

Democratic Party officials are calling the comments racist.

Comments