Mark Schauer

12:58 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Schauer Says Lack of Turnout Doomed Campaign for Governor

Battle Creek Democrat says it's "unlikely" he'll be on ballot again
Lansing - One month after losing the race for governor, Mark Schauer is still searching for answers as to why Democrats stayed home on Election Day and passed on a chance to unseat Republican Gov. Rick Snyder.
9:43 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Bridge's Guide: What to Watch for During Election Returns

Turnout matters, and so does where those voters come from
  • Source: Bridgemi
  • | Via: Center for Michigan
Who sits in Michigan's governor's office could be determined by who doesn't vote today, as much as who does. Even in a good turnout year, about 1 million fewer Michigan residents will cast ballots in a midterm election (like this year) than in a presidential election, and traditionally those voters who do show up are more likely to vote conservative.
Election 2014
7:33 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Another Poll Shows Close Race for Governor

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Public Policy Polling says its final survey of Michigan's governor's race shows it is extremely close. 

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6:08 am
Mon November 3, 2014

Money Continues Pouring Into Governor's Race in Final Stretch

Outside money has slowed in Michigan's race for U.S. Senate
With polls showing the Michigan governor's race in a statistical dead heat, money is still pouring into the campaigns of Republican Gov. Rick Snyder and Democratic challenger Mark Schauer as they continue to air TV ads and crisscross the state in search of votes.
6:27 am
Fri October 31, 2014

Final Weekend of Campaigning in Governor's Race

Both parties are trying to reach voters and make sure they get to the polls on Tuesday
Gov. Rick Snyder and Mark Schauer will be barnstorming the state this weekend in a final appeal to voters as the Michigan Republican and Democratic parties deploy their tech-savvy campaign machinery aimed at gaining an advantage Tuesday at the ballot box.