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At the polls in Detroit. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Metro Detroit Voters Head To Polls For State’s Primary Election

Voters across Metro Detroit are heading to the polls Tuesday to voice their choice in Michigan’s primary elections.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012


GOP Senate Race, House Contests Top Michigan Primary

Michigan 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012


Tuesday Is Primary Election Day

Voters in Michigan will head to the ballot booth Tuesday to decide some races and millage proposals while paring down candidates in other political races.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2012

Voting Booths

Mich. House Approves Bills To Tighten Voting Laws

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2012


Michigan House Campaigns Get Early Start In 2012

While voters in most of the state are focused on Michigan’s upcoming presidential primary, pockets of Genesee and Oakland counties are getting state House races off to an early start in 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2012


Dems Want Rule Change To Avoid Confusing Voters

“This is clearly partisan mischief,” said Michigan Democratic Chairman Mark Brewer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012

Granholm Optimistic About Candidates For Gov.

(WWJ Photo/Jeff Gilbert) When the primary election results came in, current Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm said she believes both Democratic candidate Virg Bernero and Republican Rick Snyder are interested in Michigan’s progress.


Bernero, Snyder Win Gov. Primary

[photogallerylink id=17365 align=left] Democrat Virg Bernero will face Republican Rick Snyder in the race for Governor of Michigan in November.


Republican Rick Snyder Victory Speech 08/03

Ann Arbor businessman Rick Snyder spoke to a cheering crowd of supporters after taking the GOP nomination in the Michigan governor’s race.


Some Voters Turned Off By Negative Ads

The candidates for governor are stepping up their campaigning with the primary election Tuesday, but many voters say they’re turned off by the negative campaign ads they’ve been seeing or hearing.