Michigan Democratic Party chairman faces challenge to keep job

7:26 am
Tue February 5, 2013

Michigan Democratic Party chairman faces challenge to keep job

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Mark Brewer has led the state Democratic Party since 1995. Leaders of the UAW and some members of Michigan's Congressional delegation are leading effort to oust him.
After the 2012 election, in which Democrats scored some big wins and Republicans some embarrassing defeats, you might think state Democratic Party chairman Mark Brewer's job would be safe, and state GOP chairman Bobby Schostak would be in hot water. But with just three weeks out from the state party conventions on Feb.