2014 election

6:23 am
Tue April 8, 2014

Land Reports Raising $1.5-Million for Senate Campaign This Year

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Democrat Gary Peters has not yet disclosed first quarter fund raising numbers
Lansing Republican Terri Lynn Land raised $1.5 million in the first three months of this year in her bid for the U.S. Senate against presumptive Democratic opponent Gary Peters. Lands campaign disclosed the former secretary of states first quarter fundraising total Monday night to The Detroit News.
10:13 pm
Sun April 6, 2014

Potential Candidates Eye Open Congressional Seats

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Recent announced retirements create political opportunities
Several Michigan politicians are still mulling a run for Congress while others have bowed out less than three weeks before the filing deadline. In the 8th Congressional District, former Michigan GOP Chairman Saul Anuzis decided not to run for the unexpected open seat created by the retirement announcement of U.S.
11:36 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Schauer Picks Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown as Running Mate

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Brown is pick to to be Democratic nominee for Lieutenant Governor
Oakland Clerk Lisa Brown is Mark Schauer's running mate for Michigan governor. Brown, 47, a West Bloomfield Democrat, served two terms in the state House of Representatives before winning the Oakland County Clerk's job in 2012. She is the first Democrat to hold the job.
2014 Election
7:46 am
Thu April 3, 2014

Schauer Picks Oakland County Clerk as Running Mate

Mark Schauer- file photo
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Interview with Gongwer News Service Editor Zach Gorchow


Democrat Mark Schauer has selected Lisa Brown to run for Lieutenant Governor. 

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6:54 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Schauer to Announce Running Mate on Thursday

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Lisa Brown served two years in the state House before becoming Oakland County Clerk in 2012
LANSING - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer will announce Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown as his running mate for the upcoming election, according to sources close to the campaign. Schauer will hold press conferences Thursday at Oakland Community College in Southfield, Mott Community College in Flint and the Yesterdog Restaurant in Grand Rapids to make the announcement.