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Michigan GOP Eyes Plan For Cracking ‘Blue Wall’

New legislation would make Michigan the largest state to move away from a winner-take-all system to one that allocates electoral votes proportionally.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2014

Mark Schauer - Rick Snyder (credit: CBS 62)

$47.6M Spent On TV Ads In Michigan Governor’s Race

A new reports says Gov. Rick Snyder’s successful re-election campaign spent more than double what Democratic challenger Mark Schauer’s campaign shelled out.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2014

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Michigan Man Proves He’s Not Dead, Gets To Vote

Dale Hopfinger ran into a problem while trying to vote in Michigan: He was told he was dead.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2014

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Analysis: Lackluster Turnout For Schauer Hurt Dems

Democrats’ plan to spoil Gov. Rick Snyder’s re-election was clear from the beginning: coax a lot more of their sporadic voters to cast ballots this time around. It didn’t work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2014

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Humane Society Applauds Voters For Denying Wolf Hunt, Urges Officials To Uphold Decision

Jill Fritz from the Humane Society said that a third law passed over the summer would permit a hunt next year, but the group is suing claiming it’s unconstitutional.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2014

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Michigan Voters Reject Laws Favoring Wolf Hunting

However, the Legislature passed yet another pro-hunting bill this summer that will remain in effect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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Southfield Mayor Lawrence Wins US House Seat

The seat is being vacated by Democrat Gary Peters, who ran for U.S. Senate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

Debbie Dingell, wife of U.S. Rep. John Dingell (D-MI), 87, the longest serving member of Congress in U.S. history, attends a luncheon where Dingell announced his retirement February 24, 2014 in Southgate, Michigan. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Dingell Wins Husband’s 12th District House Seat

Democrat Debbie Dingell has won the 12th District House seat to succeed her husband, John, who is retiring as the longest-serving member of Congress.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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Detroit-Area US Rep. Sander Levin Wins 17th Term

The 83-year-old Democrat won his 17th term Tuesday, easily defeating Republican business owner George Brikho and two other candidates.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

Facebook has created a virtual "I Voted" sticker for users. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

The Internet Goes All Out For The 2014 General Election

Facebook and Google are giving users the opportunity to let others know they voted, and assist voters in finding their polling place.

CBS Detroit–11/04/2014

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