Mark Schauer

9:42 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

Governor Rick Snyder leads in latest poll

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EPIC-MRA poll shows governor with eight-point lead over former Congressman Mark Schauer of Battle Creek
Gov. Rick Snyder has an eight-point lead on the likely Democratic candidate in the 2014 governor's race, while the top candidates in the U.S. Senate race are in a statistical tie, according to a poll released exclusively Wednesday to the Free Press and WXYZ-TV (Channel 7).
Governor Rick Snyder
1:33 pm
Tue July 30, 2013

WestSouthwest: Governor Rick Snyder

Govenror Snyder on WestSouthwest
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Interview with Governor Rick Snyder


Govenror Rick Snyder is this week's guest on WestSouthwest. 

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Mark Schauer
8:29 pm
Tue July 16, 2013

WestSouthwest: Mark Schauer running for governor

Mark Schauer
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WestSouthwest with Mark Schauer

Battle Creek Democrat Mark Schauer sits down for this week's version of WestSouthwest. 

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2:33 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Schauer: Gov. Snyder's leadership a failure

Democratic candidate for governor Mark Schauer
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Former congressman and state lawmaker Mark Schauer says he decided to launch his campaign for governor because Republican Rick Snyder has not been the moderate governor that Michigan voters had hoped for. Schauer was interviewed Monday for the WMUK program WestSouthwest. The Battle Creek Democrat says on a number of issues, including taxing pension income and “right to work”, Snyder has catered to the right wing of the Republican Party.

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9:32 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Political news site ranks Michigan governor's race a "tossup"

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The Rothenberg Political Report had rated the Michigan governor's race "tossup/tilt Republican"
Former Rep. Mark Schauer announced his gubernatorial campaign in late May, rejuvenating Democratic hopes of defeating GOP Gov. Rick Snyder in Michigan next year. Schauer defeated GOP Rep. Tim Walberg, 49 percent to 46 percent, in 2008. He then lost to Walberg, 50 percent to 45 percent in a 2010 rematch.