Debbie Stabenow

Pete Hoekstra - Debbie Stabenow (Getty Images)

Stabenow Focuses On Agriculture, Bipartisanship

Barely a month before the election, Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow is keeping Republican opponent Pete Hoekstra at arm’s length while focusing on issues such as farming and manufacturing that appeal to voters across the Michigan political spectrum.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2012

A farm in Michigan. (credit: istock)

Stabenow Lashes At GOP Over Lapsed Farm Bill

She says if a bill isn’t approved, it could affect milk prices as soon as January.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2012

The NextEnergy Center in Detroit

NextEnergy Gets Federal Grant

U.S. Sens. Carl Levin (D-Mich.) and Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) jointly announced a $750,000 federal grant to NextEnergy, the state’s renewable energy industry accelerator.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2012

Pete Hoekstra (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Hoekstra Defends Romney, Says ‘Severe Consequences’ Will Follow Obama Policies

Hoekstra ended the interview with this dire warning: “The threat from radical jihadism, it is real … If we don’t confront it … We will continue to be attacked by it and we will pay severe consequences.”

CBS Sports Radio 1270–09/13/2012

Supreme Court Nominees Up At State Conventions

With national conventions out of the way, Michigan Democrats and Republicans are holding their own gatherings this weekend to endorse Supreme Court nominees and hear pep talks from U.S. Senate candidates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2012

Pete Hoekstra - Debbie Stabenow (Getty Images)

Hoekstra Has To Avoid Missteps To Beat Stabenow

Republican Pete Hoekstra inadvertently helped U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow early this year when his Super Bowl ad showing a young Asian-American woman speaking in broken English touched off complaints of racial insensitivity, leading to increased donations for the Democratic incumbent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2012

John Conyers (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell, File)

Election 2012: Candidates’ Post Primary Thoughts

There’s no rest for the weary as Pete Hoekstra found as he was in hardcore campaign mode early Wednesday doing an interview with CBS62’s “First Forecast Mornings” and talking of the next phase of his bid to beat U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow.

CBS 62–08/08/2012

Pete Hoekstra is surrounded by supporters on Primary Election night. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

GOP’s Hoekstra To Face Stabenow In November

Now that former U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra has won Michigan’s Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, it sets up a November match-up with 2-term Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Hoekstra Wins Michigan GOP Primary For US Senate

Former Michigan Congressman Pete Hoekstra has won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, overcoming a challenge from two Republicans who questioned his record as a conservative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012

(WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey, File)

GOP Senate Race, House Contests Top Mich. Primary

Michigan voters on Tuesday began choosing the Republican who will take on Democratic U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow in November and deciding several key congressional primary races, including challenges that could lead to one or both of the state’s black congressmen losing their jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012

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