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Former Michigan Rep. Mark Schauer is the Democratic challenger taking on Gov. Snyder this fall. He is talking about helping the  middle class and doing more to fund education as he travels the state. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Poll: Gubernatorial Race Flips With Democrat Schauer Taking Slight Lead

In a race that looks to be a close one down the stretch, a new EPIC/MRA poll shows Democratic contender Mark Schauer now leading governor Rick Snyder in the race for Michigan’s top job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2014

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Debates In Governor, US Senate Races In Doubt

Debates, while still vital in presidential contests, appear to have lost cachet in Michigan’s statewide races.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2014

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Michigan Begins Congressional Delegation Shakeup; Taxes, Legalizing Pot Dominate Local Elections

It is the most open seats since 1992 — when redistricting, retirements and a primary upset ushered out seven of 18 House members.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/05/2014

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5 Things To Know About Michigan’s Primary Election

Michigan voters will go to the polls Tuesday for primary elections that will set the stage for November races and decide the fate of a statewide ballot issue.

CBS Detroit–08/04/2014

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Big Businesses Spend $7M To Keep Tax Cut Intact

Big business has spent nearly $7 million promoting Proposal 1 in the last few weeks, even though there’s no organized opposition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/03/2014

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Michigan Big Businesses Spend $7M To Keep Tax Cut Intact

Mayors and others fear that if Prop 1 fails, the Legislature will re-enact the tax cut without diverting replacement revenue to municipalities.

CBS Detroit–08/02/2014

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Official: Charges Possible In Dearborn Heights Ballot Flap

A state official says unusual requests for absentee ballots in a Detroit suburb could lead to criminal charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/02/2014

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Second Lawsuit Claiming Residency Ineligiblity Against Warren Evans Tossed Out By Judge

Wayne County Circuit Court Chief Judge Robert Colombo threw out the suit filed by Phil Cavanagh, who claims that Evans doesn’t meet the residency requirements.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2014

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Michigan Primary Is Start Of US House Shakeup

Michigan primary voters will begin determining what could be one of the bigger shake-ups in the state’s congressional delegation in years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2014

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Incumbent Snyder Raises $3.3M For Campaign, Challenger Schauer Raises $2.8M

Friday’s campaign finance deadline offered the first glimpse into the gubernatorial candidates’ fundraising since January. Neither has an opponent in the Aug. 5 primary.

CBS Detroit–07/25/2014

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