Small turnout at the polls will hurt many local school districts, governments and others who have important issues to decide.
Evans said that if he became Wayne County Executive, his first action would be to hire the best and brightest on his staff.
Terri Lynn Land and Gary Peters are seeking to replace veteran Democratic U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, who says he won’t seek re-election in 2014.
Low voter turnout for Michigan’s primary election will have a small minority deciding the candidates in the November election.
Michigan 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.
Michigan voters cast ballots Tuesday in a primary election that would determine which two gubernatorial candidates face off in November. View photos by WWJ and Associated Press reporters.