michigan Lt. gov. http://michiganradio.org en Tea Party activist to challenge Michigan's Lt. Gov. for Republican nomination http://michiganradio.org/post/tea-party-activist-challenge-michigans-lt-gov-republican-nomination <p>Tea Party favorite Wes Nakagiri says he will challenge the re-nomination of Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley at a Republican convention next summer.</p><p></p><p>Tea Partiers have demonstrated their ability to dominate Michigan Republican conventions and cause heartburn for party leaders. Three years ago, they almost denied Rick Snyder his choice of Calley as a running mate after failing to stop Snyder from winning the Republican primary.</p><p></p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 23:04:08 +0000 Rick Pluta 14144 at http://michiganradio.org Tea Party activist to challenge Michigan's Lt. Gov. for Republican nomination