The Grand. Rapids Timen very -perti nently aays : -.?.-. The Eepublioan party has kept up tas ation in Michigan uiitil the surplus in the State Treasury amounts to 'nearlv one inillion dollars. That is to sav about two dollars of every votor'a ïnonsv is looked up in Laniing instead of circu. lating aruong the peopla. Is there no objoct in all this ? Does such a policy in no way redouud to the benefit of the party in power 'r1 If not, how uan Colonel MoCreery af ford to resign a Federal office payiw him :j,000 per annutn to accept the State Treasuryship at í:l,0!)0 Explanations froin Eepublioan papers will be in order.