DETROIT (AP) — Michigan Democrats have re-elected Lon Johnson as party chairman for another two-year term.

Party spokesman Joshua Pugh says the vote at the state Democrats’ convention Saturday in Detroit was unanimous.

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Johnson took charge in 2013. He says the party’s infrastructure has improved under his watch, but Democrats have to start winning races.

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Last year’s midterm elections were successful for Republicans. But Democrats stand to fare better in 2016, when voter turnout will be higher for the presidential election.

 

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