Politics

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(MPRN-Lansing) The state will look into problems with ballots cast in 20 Detroit precincts in last month’s elections. The recount last week showed big discrepancies in the number of votes counted and the number of ballots stored in containers. 

Audit Of 20 Detroit Area Polling Places On Horizon

Dec 13, 2016

(MPRN-Lansing) The recount may be over, but the Michigan Secretary of State isn’t done with the ballots yet. They are in the process of planning an audit of about 20 Detroit area polling places. 

Melissa Benmark / WKAR

The Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network says proposed legislation to amend the state’s Campaign Finance Act is about access and influence on lawmakers. 


Tom Arthur/Wikicommons

(MPRN-Lansing) Supporters of continuing the statewide presidential ballot recount maintain the slimmest of hopes that it might resume once the Michigan Supreme Court weighs in. 

File photo of Recount of Kalamazoo County State Senate Race in 2014
WMUK

(MPRN-Lansing) Michigan’s statewide recount of ballots cast in the 2016 presidential election is on hold – maybe for good. A federal judge lifted his order that the state continue with the recount until it’s completed. 

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