Logan Fleckenstein says running for political office has been a dream since he was 13 years old. The 25 year old Western Michigan University graduate is the Libertarian candidate for state House in the 60th district which includes the city of Kalamazoo. 


Annie Brown says she never really stopped running for State house after losing two years ago. The Democrat is running again in the 66th district that includes Van Buren and part of Kalamazoo County.

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(MPRN-Flint) Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump kept a promise Wednesday to visit Flint. But he was not greeted warmly in a city that’s struggling with a water crisis caused by government dysfunction. 

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The Director of the Michigan Campaign Finance Network says early fundraising totals show the state House races that people who write large checks believe are “worthy of an investment.” 


Michelle Gregoire describes herself as an average person, upset about what’s going on in Michigan.