U.S. Senate

Sen. Peters Joins Great Lakes Task Force, Appointed To Homeland Security SubcommitteesU.S. Sen. Gary Peters, D-MI, has taken on new roles and assignments during his first year serving in the U.S. Senate.
Carl Levin Gives Emotional Speech As He Leaves The Senate, Momentarily Breaks DownLevin, 80, was chairman of the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee and was named by "Time Magazine" as one of the nation's best Senators in 2006.
Gary Peters Fills The Seat Of Retiring Democrat Carl LevinA Democrat is retaining the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Democrat Carl Levin.
US Rep. Mike Rogers Of Michigan Won't Seek Re-ElectionSeven-term Republican Congressman Mike Rogers of Michigan says he won't seek re-election.
Democrat Gary Peters Enters US Senate RaceRep. Gary Peters announced his candidacy for retiring Sen. Carl Levin's seat, officially entering a Democratic field that has been all but cleared for his campaign.
State Leaders React to Levin RetirementThe announcement from Michigan Democratic Senator Carl Levin that he will not seek re-election in 2014 has sparked reaction from several leaders around the state.
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.
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.
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.
Metro Detroit Voters Head To Polls For State's Primary ElectionVoters across Metro Detroit are heading to the polls Tuesday to voice their choice in Michigan's primary elections.
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.
Tuesday Is Primary Election DayVoters in Michigan will head to the ballot booth Tuesday to decide some races and millage proposals while paring down candidates in other political races.