New state Democratic leader wants to broaden base

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Mon February 25, 2013

New state Democratic leader wants to broaden base

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Lon Johnson takes over leadership of the Michigan Democratic Party with eyes on 2014 election.
Detroit - Lon Johnson vowed to broaden the Michigan Democratic Party's traditional fundraising and volunteer base beyond the union halls of organized labor en route to becoming state party chairman this weekend.