Population per 2012 census- 9,883,360
Michigan was admitted as the 26th state on January 26th 1837.
Her motto is “Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice (If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you)”.
Michigan is commonly referred to as the “Wolverine State”.
In the 2012 General Election Michigan was a ‘Blue’ state. Politically, economically and the decline of the lower peninsulas major population centers may well be an opportunity to turn Michigan ‘Red’ for the 2016 General Election. Contact the Michigan Republican Party and explore ways you can help.
Let’s work together to change Michigan to a ‘Red’ state.
An online source for a condensed version of Michigan’s history from 1660 - present day read About Michigan.
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