Melissa Benmark / WKAR

(MPRN-Lansing) The amount of money candidates in Michigan can get from special interest groups could get cut in half. That’s if a proposed bill finds its way through the legislature. 


Lorence Wenke has lived in Kalamazoo for “most of my years,” and for much of that time was a Republican. But he’s now the Libertarian candidate for Congress in Southwest Michigan’s 6th district. 


Jim Haadsma says he’s running for state House because he’s concerned that Michigan isn’t the state he knew as a child or as a young man. 

Rick Pluta, The Michigan Public Radio Network

(MPRN-Detroit) One day before the voter registration deadline in Michigan, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says she’s going to spend the last month of the campaign delivering "a positive message." 


John Bizon is seeking his second term in the state House, but says he’s not a career politician. The Republican represents Battle Creek, Albion and several surrounding townships in Calhoun County.