Tuesday, August 11, 2015

“Little House” actress would like to go to Congress

" Many of you older readers, along with those who enjoy nostalgia or watching TV Land, are no doubt familiar with Laura Ingalls Wilder, the delightful little girl from Little House on the Prairie. The actress who portrayed her, Melissa Gilbert, has announced that she will be running for the Democratic nomination to replace Rep. Mike Bishop in the 8th district, which covers northern Detroit and the state capital of Lansing. This should be simply fascinating.

But even going outside of the political pool entirely, the Democrats may have some explaining to do regarding Gilbert’s history. It appears that she’s had a bit of trouble getting her taxes paid. Actually… a lot of trouble. (Detroit Free Press)

In June, the Daily Press & Argus in Livingston County reported that the IRS filed a lien against Gilbert, alleging she owes more than $360,000 in back taxes......"

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