Michigan Rising http://michiganradio.org en Group announces it is ending its effort to recall Governor Snyder http://michiganradio.org/post/group-announces-it-ending-its-effort-recall-governor-snyder <p>In an early Thursday morning press release, Michigan Rising says it&#39;s ending its effort to recall Republican Governor <a href="http://www.michiganradio.org/term/rick-snyder-1">Rick Snyder</a>. From the release:</p><p>&quot;It has become abundantly clear that Michigan Rising was not going accomplish its goal of recalling Governor Snyder.&nbsp; The results in Wisconsin crystalized how difficult a task it is to recall a sitting governor, even when the unions and the Democratic Party play a significant role in the effort.&nbsp; To quote the words of Senator Ted Kennedy, `The work goes on.&nbsp; The cause endures.&nbsp; The hope still lives and the dream shall never die,&acute;&quot; said Communications Director Bruce Fealk.</p><p>The recall effort was well short of its benchmark to have 200,000 petition signatures by June 1.&quot; Thu, 07 Jun 2012 10:58:02 +0000 Zoe Clark 7790 at http://michiganradio.org Group announces it is ending its effort to recall Governor Snyder