New district lines could determine who runs for state Senate in 2014

6:08 pm
Sun July 14, 2013

New district lines could determine who runs for state Senate in 2014

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State Senator Tonya Schuitmaker would have to move to Kalamazoo County to continue representing it in state Senate
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - When Michigan Senate districts were redrawn in 2011, speculation began as to how it might impact the political landscape, including the 20th District seat covering Kalamazoo County. News that Kalamazoo Democrat David Buskirk is exploring a run for the state House may signal the first in a series of moves that could reshape Kalamazoo County's representation in the Michigan Legislature in 2014.