CBS News: Stabenow Defeats Hoekstra In Michigan Senate RaceBoth the Associated Press and CBS News projected voters have re-elected Democratic U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow.
Michigan Matters: Stabenow & HoekstraSen. Debbie Stabenow and former Congressman Pete Hoekstra, who is trying to stop her in her third bid for U.S. Senate, have been doing a lot of talking on the campaign trail as they criss-cross the state.
Hoekstra, Stabenow Campaigns Spar Over MedicareRepublican Pete Hoekstra has accused his Democratic rival of undermining the popular Medicare program by voting for President Barack Obama's health care plan, in the first television ad of his U.S. Senate campaign released Monday.
Stabenow Focuses On Agriculture, BipartisanshipBarely 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.
Hoekstra Defends Romney, Says 'Severe Consequences' Will Follow Obama PoliciesHoekstra 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."
Supreme Court Nominees Up At State ConventionsWith 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.
Hoekstra Has To Avoid Missteps To Beat StabenowRepublican 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.
Election 2012: Candidates’ Post Primary ThoughtsThere’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.
GOP's Hoekstra To Face Stabenow In NovemberNow 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.
Hoekstra Wins Michigan GOP Primary For US SenateFormer 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.
GOP Senate Race, House Contests Top Mich. PrimaryMichigan 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.
GOP Senate Race, House Contests Top Michigan PrimaryMichigan voters will choose a Republican to take on Democratic U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow and could change history by dropping one or both of the state's two black congressmen in Tuesday's primary election.