Politics

8:37 pm
Wed October 29, 2014

Another Poll Shows Race for Governor Tightening

Also Bill Schuette maintains his lead over Mark Totten in Attorney General's race
The race for governor has tightened into a virtual dead heading into the final days of this election cycle. And the Democrats' strategy to increase turnout by getting people to vote by absentee ballot is a big driver.
Election 2014
7:56 pm
Wed October 29, 2014

Third Congressional District Candidates Offer Stark Contrast

Capitol Hill, Washington D.C.
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Voters in Michigan’s Third Congressional District will decide next week if they want to give their current representative, Republican Justin Amash, two more years in the House. The Democratic candidate, movie theater chain CEO Bob Goodrich, is trying to convince voters to make a change. 

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Election 2014
11:25 am
Wed October 29, 2014

Democrat Bette Pierman Seeks State Senate Seat in Saint Joseph, Cass, Berrien Counties

Bette Pierman
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Retired teacher and technical writer Bette Pierman says  she doesn't think that her Republican opponent has represented the majority over voters. 


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6:01 am
Wed October 29, 2014

President Obama to Campaign With Democrats Saturday in Detroit

The President's most recent visit to Michigan was in April
LANSING, MI - President Barack Obama is expected to rally Democrats on Saturday evening at Wayne State University in Detroit, where he'll campaign for gubernatorial hopeful Mark Schauer and U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters. Doors to to the Matthaei Center, an athletic center capable of seating more than 1,000 people, are expected to open at 4 p.m.
Election 2014
10:02 am
Tue October 28, 2014

Libertarian Candidate Runs for Allegan County State House Seat

Arnie Davidsons
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Arnie Davidsons says he's running to give people a choice in the November election. 


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