2016 election

4:25 pm
Sun September 22, 2013

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul wins straw poll at Michigan Republican conference

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Poll also shows support for Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley ahead of possible challenge at next year's Republican state convention
MACKINAC ISLAND, MI -- U.S. Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky won a presidential preference straw poll this weekend at the Mackinac Republican Leadership Conference in Michigan, burnishing his credentials as a potential candidate for the 2016 nomination. Paul topped a long list of potential Republican candidates, pulling in 36 percent of the total vote.
6:09 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Hillary Clinton to speak in Grand Rapids Monday

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Group encouraging former Secretary of State to run for President plans rally outside DeVos Place
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - There will be more than one welcome party for Hillary Clinton when she visits Grand Rapids on Monday. Ready for Hillary, a self-described national grassroots group, is organizing a rally outside the former secretary of state's scheduled evening appearance at DeVos Place.