Former Michigan Gov. Jennifer Granholm will take on a pivotal role in the next presidential race.
Decent weather and a predicted tight presidential race brought a high voter turnout to polls all over metro Detroit.
Recent polls are showing a discrepancy in which presidential candidate is leading in the state of Michigan.
The Republican-led Michigan House passed several measures Tuesday aimed at tightening state election laws that backers say would protect against voter fraud and critics counter would create obstacles to voting.
Appearing in Michigan for the first time since winning the Republican presidential primary back in February, Mitt Romney today said it is a time for “new ideas, and a new direction” for America.
The following is the complete text of GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s remarks in Lansing on May 8, 2012:
Brewer would like to see Romney’s tax returns for 12 years as well, exactly what his father George released many years ago as a candidate.
Rick Perry on Thursday dropped his bid for the Republican presidential nomination, throwing his support behind former House Speaker Newt Gingrich.
The group is sponsoring a Senate debate Saturday at Central Michigan University and plans to return to old a straw poll and decide which candidate will get the group’s backing leading up to the August GOP primary.
“This is clearly partisan mischief,” said Michigan Democratic Chairman Mark Brewer.