U.S. Senate http://wmuk.org en Charges against anti-pipeline protester dropped http://wmuk.org/post/charges-against-anti-pipeline-protester-dropped <p>Kalamazoo activist Christopher Wahmhoff faces one less hurdle in his campaign for U.S. Senate. He no longer faces charges related to his protest against a new oil pipeline last year. The Battle Creek <em>Enquirer</em> <a href="http://www.battlecreekenquirer.com/article/20140113/NEWS01/301130022/1002/NEWS01?nclick_check=1">reports</a> that a Calhoun County circuit judge has dismissed charges of trespassing and resisting police.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:10:51 +0000 Andrew Robins 11710 at http://wmuk.org Charges against anti-pipeline protester dropped Republican decides against U.S. Senate bid http://wmuk.org/post/republican-decides-against-us-senate-bid <p>Another potential Republican candidate has bowed out of next year's U.S. Senate race in Michigan.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.gongwer.com">Gongwer News Service</a> says Oakland County District Judge Kimberly Small has decided not to enter the race for the seat now held by retiring Democrat Carl Levin. That leaves former Michigan secretary of state Terri Lynn Land as the only announced GOP candidate.</p><p>Two other Republicans, including Congressman Justin Amash of Grand Rapids, are still thinking about running.</p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 19:36:55 +0000 Andrew Robins 8756 at http://wmuk.org Republican decides against U.S. Senate bid