We Asked A Republican Running For Michigan Governor About His Anti-Muslim Remarks. He Responded With More Anti-Muslim Remarks.
Republican Patrick Colbeck, who is running for governor in Michigan, has spread unfounded anti-Muslim conspiracy theories about Abdul El-Sayed, a Democrat in the same race. The state GOP distanced itself from Colbeck.
How Michigan Muslims Voted
"You might get the sense that everyone is dismayed, but a lot of people are excited about the progress they made, about the coalition-building they had. They think they made meaningful progress toward making a powerful Muslim voting bloc, even though the desired result wasn't there."