In today's Detroit Freep this story about the emerging progressive
majority in Michigan's political bellweather county:
Bonior's allies are new force
Young Democrats seen as threat in Macomb
"There's little doubt about their ideology and inspiration. The
energetic group of mostly young, progressive Democrats is pushing for
an elected-executive form of government, a position that labor and
business leaders back in hopes that it will revive the economy.
"They also advocate stronger environmental protections and the end
of Canadian trash imports."