Lana Theis

How worried is state Sen. Lana Theis about the August primary?

It should be a slam dunk of a primary for Republican state Sen. Lana Theis, but the specter of Democrats crossing over to vote for her opponent, Mike Detmer, in the Aug. 2 Republican primary has apparently spooked Michigan’s Republican establishment. Her campaign is now being propped up by a Dems Win With Detmer website paid for by Betsy DeVos’ Great Lakes Education Project, which warns that anyone voting for Detmer on Aug. 2 is in actuality voting for “Michigan Democrats and their radical agenda.”
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Lana Theis offers no apology or evidence in response to Mallory McMorrow's viral speech

The Republican state senator who launched a completely unfounded allegation that a Democratic colleague supports grooming and sexualizing kids did not apologize or offer any evidence to support her claim Wednesday, despite an enormous national backlash in response to her comments.  Sen. Lana Theis, R-Brighton, issued a curt but targeted response to Sen. Mallory McMorrow, D-Royal Oak, who roasted Theis in a floor speech Tuesday that went viral.  ...