Michigan 2014 election

7:46 am
Tue June 4, 2013

Land in race for GOP Senate nomination. Rogers and Amash still mum

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Congressman Gary Peters is only Democrat in race for seat now held by Carl Levin
For the past decade, Terri Lynn Land has made regular trips across the state of Michigan. Whether it was campaigning for Secretary of State or going to events for the office she won twice, she has spoken at numerous events and Republican fundraisers. And now, the connections she has made could help catapult her to the U.S.
8:49 am
Mon June 3, 2013

Former Secretary of State Terry Lynn Land plans run for U.S. Senate

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Michigan Republican Party Chairman expects two or three candidates in next year's primary. Congressman Gary Peters is only Democrat in race
Former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land will run for the Republican nomination to replace Democrat Carl Levin in the U.S. Senate. Land is the first Republican to announce a bid for the seat. U.S. Rep Mike Rogers, R-Brighton, U.S. Rep Justin Amash, R-Cascade Township, have both said they are considering to run, but have not commented further.
7:27 am
Tue May 28, 2013

Schauer launches campaign for governor

Mark Schauer - file photo
Credit The Associated Press

Interview with John Clark

Update with analysis from Western Michigan University Political Science Professor John Clark.

Former Congressman Mark Schauer has formally launched a campaign for governor. 

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6:21 am
Tue May 28, 2013

Mackinac Policy Conference this week

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Annual conference hosted by Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce focuses political spotlight
Lansing - Michigan's business, education, charity and political leaders are heading north today for the Wednesday start of the Detroit Regional Chamber's annual three-day policy conference on Mackinac Island.
8:31 pm
Tue May 21, 2013

Poll shows Schauer tied with Snyder in race for governor

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Governor Rick Snyder has not officially announced re-election bid. Battle Creek Democrat Mark Schauer has indicated he will run, but has not officially launched a campaign
LANSING, MI -- Michigan Republican Gov. Rick Snyder is running dead even with potential Democratic challenger Mark Schauer, according to the results of a new statewide poll. The EPIC-MRA poll, conducted May 11-15, asked 600 likely voters who they would pick in a 2014 matchup pitting the governor against the former Congressman.