Primary Elections

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Will Lack Of Contested Races In Primary Mean Fewer Voters At The Polls?

Small turnout at the polls will hurt many local school districts, governments and others who have important issues to decide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2014

Official photo of Warren Evans when he serves as Wayne County Sheriff.  (credit: Wayne County)

Former Detroit Police Chief An Early Democratic Front-Runner For Wayne County Executive

Evans said that if he became Wayne County Executive, his first action would be to hire the best and brightest on his staff.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2014

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Land Files Paperwork To Enter Republican U.S. Senate Primary

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2013

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Candidates, Millage Issues Bring Few Voters To The Booth

Low voter turnout for Michigan’s primary election will have a small minority deciding the candidates in the November election.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012

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GOP Senate Race, House Contests Top Mich. Primary

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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012

2010 Primary Election Photos

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.