James Craig Files As Write-In For Michigan GOP Governor PrimaryFormer Detroit police Chief James Craig filed Tuesday to run as a write-in candidate for Michigan governor weeks after being tossed from the Aug. 2 Republican primary ballot.
James Craig Says He Will Run As Write-In Candidate In GOP PrimaryFormer Detroit police Chief James Craig said he will run as a write-in candidate in the Republican primary for governor after fraudulent signatures on petitions left him short of the minimum to get on the Aug. 2 ballot.
James Craig Loses Bid To Get On Ballot For Michigan GovernorA judge declined to put former Detroit police chief James Craig on the Republican ballot for Michigan governor, the third candidate to lose a court challenge after election staff said campaign petitions were marred by fraudulent signatures.
Courts Have Lawsuits From 3 Republicans Barred From Ballot In MichiganTwo more Republican candidates for governor are suing to get on the Aug. 2 primary ballot, just days before the Michigan lineup must be settled.
Republicans Kept Off Michigan Ballot Turn To The CourtsBusiness owner Perry Johnson asked the state Court of Appeals to intervene and order the Board of State Canvassers to put him on the ballot. James Craig, a former Detroit police chief with significant name recognition, also plans to turn to the courts.
Michigan GOP Governor Hopefuls Off Ballot, Court Fight NextTwo leading contenders for the GOP nomination for Michigan governor could be ruled ineligible for the primary ballot on Thursday, after the state's elections bureau said they didn't file enough valid petition signatures to qualify for the August contest.
Craig, Johnson Among 5 GOP Governor Candidates Who Reportedly Don't Qualify For PrimaryMichigan's elections bureau said late Monday that five Republican candidates for governor, including two leading contenders, failed to file enough valid nominating signatures and should not qualify for the August primary.
Republican Candidates, Except James Craig, To Meet For 1st DebateMany Republicans running for Michigan governor, minus one big-name candidate, will meet in their first debate Thursday night.
Michigan Democrats Challenge 3 GOP Governor Candidates' PetitionsThe Michigan Democratic Party said Wednesday it challenged three Republican gubernatorial candidates' nominating petitions, alleging forged signatures and other issues that could keep them from qualifying for the GOP primary.
Challenge Filed Against James Craig's Petition SignaturesA group tied to Republican gubernatorial candidate Tudor Dixon challenged nominating petitions submitted by rival candidate James Craig, saying Tuesday that he likely did not turn in enough valid signatures to qualify for the GOP primary.
Gov. Whitmer Leads In Fundraising Over Challenger James Craig, Raises $3.1M In Last QuarterCampaign 2022 and the race for Michigan governor continues to heat up between incumbent Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and former Detroit police chief James Craig.
James Craig To Meet With Former President Trump This WeekThe race for governor in Michigan is heating up even more, with former President Donald Trump possibly throwing his weight behind a candidate.
James Craig Announces Run For Governor, Begins To CampaignThe race for governor is already gaining traction in Michigan as former Detroit Police Chief James Craig begins to campaign around the state.
James Craig Shouted Down By Protestors While Announcing Run For GovernorJames Craig attempted to announce his run for Michigan governor at Belle Isle on Sept. 14, but he was shouted down from the podium by protestors.
Michigan Matters: Of Politics, Afghanistan & BusinessWith a Detroit Mayor’s race on, a governor’s contest taking shape, an Afghanistan crisis simmering and a major company getting bigger, “Michigan Matters” delves into those issues and others as Detroit Free Press Editor and Vice President Peter Bhatia, Political Consultant Randy Richardville, and Sandy Pierce, Chair of Michigan/Huntington Bank, appear on the show airing 8 am Sunday on CBS 62.