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.
Michigan primary voters will begin determining what could be one of the bigger shake-ups in the state’s congressional delegation in years.
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.
Judge Robert Colombo tossed out a lawsuit that claimed Evans should not be on the ballot because he did not establish residency in the county 30 days before the filing deadline.
Proposal 1, the only statewide question on the Aug. 5 ballot, would end a tax on manufacturing and small business equipment.
If you want to vote in the August primary – you’ll need to register by Monday.
Brighton-area automotive engineering manager Wes Nakagiri persuaded Republicans to make him a candidate at the party’s nominating convention.
A rival’s challenge to U.S. Rep John Conyers’ nominating petitions could put roadblocks in his drive to become the longest-serving member in Congress.
Michigan’s top-of-the-ticket gubernatorial and U.S. Senate candidates can look ahead to November while many others vying for the largest number of open U.S. House seats in 22 years must first survive the August primary.
Four Michigan representatives will exit the U.S. House in January, leaving their congressional seats with wide open races after years of stability.