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US Watches For Election Bias In Hamtramck, Detroit

The U.S. Justice Department says it will monitor Tuesday’s elections to protect against discrimination “on the basis of race, color or membership in a minority language group.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2013

Election Day in Allen Park (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Election Day In Metro Detroit: Get Out There And Vote

It’s time to make your voices heard: Tuesday is Election Day across metro Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2013

A woman protests the City of Detroit's bankruptcy hearing at the Federal Courthouse building July 24, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Bankruptcy Clouds Detroit Mayoral Primary Election

As voters go to the polls Tuesday, the biggest name and most prominent issue in the struggling city are Kevyn Orr and his Chapter 9 bankruptcy filing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2013

About 100 people stand in line to vote at the Royal Oak Farmers Market. (WWJ Photo/Christy Strawser)

Michigan Voters Line Up Outside Despite Cold Weather

Michigan voters lined up early Tuesday at precincts around the state, bundled against temperatures in the 20s and 30s, to cast ballots in a host of local, state and national races.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2012

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Right Up To The Deadline, Voters Pick Up And Cast Absentee Ballots

Absentee voters picking up and dropping off ballots have the Royal Oak City Clerk’s office buzzing with activity.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2012

Make Sure You Know The Election Day Rules

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson is reminding voters of some of the general rules surrounding voter conduct at the polls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012

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Why It Matters: Michigan’s Ballot Proposals

Six contentious ballot proposals are before Michigan voters on Nov. 6, including several well-funded measures backed by special interest groups and five that would require amending the Michigan Constitution.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/28/2012

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Sides Clash On Proposal Making Tax Hikes Tougher

Supporters of a ballot proposal facing Michigan voters see a simple solution to the problem of tax increases: Make it harder to raise them. But critics argue that approving Proposal 2 could lead to cuts elsewhere and shift increases to fees or other charges.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Unfazed By Courts, Secretary Of State Says She’ll Pursue Citizen Check-Off Box After Elections

A judge last week said the added requirement would cause confusion among voters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2012

Casinos Go To Court, Try To Stop More Casinos

Groups wanting to stop the spread of casinos in Michigan say they’ll file a lawsuit to try to halt a fall referendum that would allow more gambling halls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2012

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