Michigan Felon Politician Ban Amendme...

Michigan Felon Politician Ban Amendment, Proposal 2

Created by CitizenTopix on Oct 7, 2010

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rider

Marquette, MI

#414 Mar 27, 2014
jfk wrote:
<quoted text>Or Obumer
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lulubell

Battle Creek, MI

#418 Jun 25, 2014
What about when you are found NOT guilty & it still stays on your record. Try getting past a background check while trying to explain why you got arrested in the first place. The arrest does not get off there! WE have some strange laws here in MI.
just the tip

Southfield, MI

#419 Sep 2, 2014
don't commit the crime in the first place
jeffrey76

Davenport, IA

#420 Oct 2, 2014
WinstonZedemore wrote:
I don't think a felon should be able to work at Mc'Donalds, much less hold political office. They chose to commit the crime, they should suffer the consequences.
Sure....let's let them sit on their rearends and collect welfare that tax payers pay for...but more to the point...let's just say a person, male or female, was 17, 18, or even 19, and got a felony for defending themselves or loved ones cause in some state's assaults are felonies and those same state's do not have a self defense law...now forward 20 years to present or future...the same person has went to college and hasn't been in any other trouble but to try to make it realistic...say they got a speeding or parking ticket 10 years or even 5 years ago...screw them...no job for them so we will pay for their food, medical, rent, and whatever else.
Terry

Southfield, MI

#421 Oct 9, 2014
jeffrey76 wrote:
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Sure....let's let them sit on their rearends and collect welfare that tax payers pay for...but more to the point...let's just say a person, male or female, was 17, 18, or even 19, and got a felony for defending themselves or loved ones cause in some state's assaults are felonies and those same state's do not have a self defense law...now forward 20 years to present or future...the same person has went to college and hasn't been in any other trouble but to try to make it realistic...say they got a speeding or parking ticket 10 years or even 5 years ago...screw them...no job for them so we will pay for their food, medical, rent, and whatever else.
Criminals don't deserve welfare.
kevin

Toledo, OH

#422 Oct 10, 2014
It should depend on the felony. If there is a felony on record that is ludicrous.this can be taken into account. Stealing and embezzling taxes and bribes etc.well, these lowlifes don't need any jobs in gov't. Many voters r narrowminded enough to vote them in anyways in certain instances.so keep them out of any public office. My sister married guy whose brother worked at a bank and was stealing money.he did prison.but obviously this lowlife should never work around money.ever again.sensibility should prevail in every case.
mifirefly1

Lansing, MI

#423 Oct 15, 2014
Government Foe wrote:
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AMEN!
It sometimes amazes me how some people complain about issues such as the $10 theft when they shouldn't be stealing anything anyway. Also, if a potential politician overspends or can't balance a simple checkbook, would you really want him/her in office running your government on a bigger scale?
I agree, people shouldn't vote for someone they can't trust. However, the voters should be responsible for doing their own du-diligence, and decide for themselves if the candidate has broken the public trust. If voters would pay attention to who they are voting for the system would take care of itself. If they choose to elect a felon and he lies and steals when in office. Then, he can be removed from office, and the voters will have learned a valuable lesson. When laws are designed to keep people from ever making a mistake we can't learn and grow as a society.
Arnie

Alpena, MI

#424 Dec 26, 2014
This should be addressed.
Sally

Alpena, MI

#425 Dec 26, 2014
Vote yes on this important issue.
MVanderwall

Dallas, TX

#427 Mar 27, 2015
CitizenTopix wrote:
Michigan Felon Politician Ban Amendment, Proposal 2
A "YES" vote would bar any officeholder convicted of a felony involving deceit and fraud from holding public office for 20 years.
According to reports the amendment would extend an existing 20-year ban on election of legislative officials who have been convicted of felonies involving "breach of public trust." The proposed amendment would broaden the ban to local and state elective offices and would specify "break of public trust" as including dishonesty, deceit and fraud.
How will you vote on November 2nd?
This is BS! I have 1 bad day and now I cant run for office? Vote NO!
BlackHick dinks i am Ian

Phoenix, AZ

#429 May 12, 2015
kwamebro wrote:
whut da shit kwame bro how we'd gona get doze gud guvment gigs when da bros cana be elected dis da man keeping the bros down
2010 the above

2015 more of the same

2030 these people are too stubborn to change their attitude about people who are different then them

2040 record number of present posters take dirt nap

2041 A Clown Face, a Big Dumb White Guy, and a Big MouthedHorse walked into a bar in Hell. The Horse took one look at the flames and sh!t himself......to be continued

BlackHick dinks i am Ian

Phoenix, AZ

#430 May 12, 2015
BlackHick dinks i am Ian wrote:
<quoted text>
2010 the above
2015 more of the same
2030 these people are too stubborn to change their attitude about people who are different then them
2040 record number of present posters take dirt nap
2041 A Clown Face, a Big Dumb White Guy, and a Big MouthedHorse walked into a bar in Hell. The Horse took one look at the flames and sh!t himself......to be continued
....forgot the....Ha ha
Township one

Holton, IN

#431 Jun 30, 2015
Ian wrote:
"Take a $10 item from a store or building and you're charged with a felony..."
DAMN!
Really?
Retired Redford Township Police officer was charged with larceny from a building for picking up a dropped enevolpe ($160) of money in the checkout line. In 2011 while David Kutek was head of security at the GM plant in Hamtramck $43,000 worth of engines and transmissions were stolen, the Feds allegedly dropped the charges due to a technically. The law world's in mysterious ways.
stopstalkingmepe tfool

Taylor, MI

#432 Nov 2, 2015
CitizenTopix wrote:
Michigan Felon Politician Ban Amendment, Proposal 2
A "YES" vote would bar any officeholder convicted of a felony involving deceit and fraud from holding public office for 20 years.
According to reports the amendment would extend an existing 20-year ban on election of legislative officials who have been convicted of felonies involving "breach of public trust." The proposed amendment would broaden the ban to local and state elective offices and would specify "break of public trust" as including dishonesty, deceit and fraud.
How will you vote on November 2nd?[/QUOTEs Bestfriends...
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stopstalkingmepe tfool

Taylor, MI

#433 Nov 2, 2015
kevin wrote:
It should depend on the felony. If there is a felony on record that is ludicrous.this can be taken into account. Stealing and embezzling taxes and bribes etc.well, these lowlifes don't need any jobs in gov't. Many voters r narrowminded enough to vote them in anyways in certain instances.so keep them out of any public office. My sister married guy whose brother worked at a bank and was stealing money.he did prison.but obviously this lowlife should never work around money.ever again.sensibility should prevail in every case.[/QUOTEs Bestfriends...
The people at these addresses 11311 Patton, 3792 northwestern, Rosalind mcnorton,,Britney mcnorton,. They big your phones with a device, eavesdrop on you and inform the police of all things, if you cheat on your mate they tell them! GANGSTALKERS are what they are! Lookup gangstalking technology they use it for personal gain! Inform all! I'm aware of these people please help. I could tell all who they are specifically!
kirk david

Sarasota, FL

#434 Nov 6, 2015
That means all felons shouldn't pay taxes after they do their time if they can't vote that's ridiculous
Vote the GOP out

Ironwood, MI

#436 May 14, 2016
CitizenTopix wrote:
Michigan Felon Politician Ban Amendment, Proposal 2

A "YES" vote would bar any officeholder convicted of a felony involving deceit and fraud from holding public office for 20 years.

According to reports the amendment would extend an existing 20-year ban on election of legislative officials who have been convicted of felonies involving "breach of public trust." The proposed amendment would broaden the ban to local and state elective offices and would specify "break of public trust" as including dishonesty, deceit and fraud.

How will you vote on November 2nd?
Are you sure about the voting.......many times during the Michigan election process a yes vote means no and a no vote means yes........never pass anything that republicains want.....NEVER

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