MACOMB COUNTY (CBS DETROIT) – Lots of eyes will be on Macomb County Tuesday night, a county considered important for any candidate trying to win Michigan.
President Donald Trump carried the county back in 2016 and eventually won Michigan.READ MORE: First Monkeypox Case Confirmed In Michigan: How To Keep Your Family Safe
Same with former president Barack Obama back in 2014.
We spoke with Macomb County officials on its influence in the race.READ MORE: Officials Lift Traffic Restrictions To Ease Travel Over Fourth Of July Weekend
Macomb doesn’t always predict the state’s winner.
In the 2016 Democratic Primary, Macomb was one of the few counties Hillary won, however she lost to Sanders by a little more than one percent in Michigan.MORE NEWS: Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as Supreme Court justice, becoming first Black woman on high court
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