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Detroit Free Press
Free Press endorsements for U.S., Michigan House seatsof incumbent U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek, R-Crystal Falls, has set the stage for a c
Free Press endorsements for U.S., Michigan House seats
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
of incumbent U.S. Rep. Dan Benishek, R-Crystal Falls, has set the stage for a closely contested race between former Michigan Democratic Party Chair Lon Johnson and Retired Lt. Gen. Jack Bergman, neither of whom has previous experience in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Snyder nonprofit airs ads to boost GOP House hopefulsonly thing Gov. Snyder has done for Michigan is make it the least accountable a
Snyder nonprofit airs ads to boost GOP House hopefuls
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
only thing Gov. Snyder has done for Michigan is make it the least accountable and least transparent state in the nation," Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon said. "The ads smack of being payback for shielding Snyder from having to... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Macomb state rep candidate boasts about ploy to reduce property taxesif the land contract was signed during the 2014 calendar year, or after Dec. 31
Macomb state rep candidate boasts about ploy to reduce property taxes
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
if the land contract was signed during the 2014 calendar year, or after Dec. 31, 2015. Brandon Dillon, chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party, said he doesn't know if the arrangement Marino describes in the recording is lawful, but "bragging... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
lobbyist, House candidate retracts claims in recordingshe paid House Appropriations Chairman Al Pscholka's bar tab in 2015 and arrange
lobbyist, House candidate retracts claims in recordings
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 13 days ago
he paid House Appropriations Chairman Al Pscholka's bar tab in 2015 and arranged a cab because Pscholka was intoxicated. A Michigan Democratic Party tracker secretly recorded the conversations released Monday. Marino says he was "simply relating a... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
lobbyist, House candidate retracts claims in recordingshe paid House Appropriations Chairman Al Pscholka's bar tab in 2015 and arrange
lobbyist, House candidate retracts claims in recordings
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 13 days ago
he paid House Appropriations Chairman Al Pscholka's bar tab in 2015 and arranged a cab because Pscholka was intoxicated. A Michigan Democratic Party tracker secretly recorded the conversations released Monday. Marino says he was "simply relating a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
lobbyist, House candidate retracts claims in recordingshe paid House Appropriations Chairman Al Pscholka's bar tab in 2015 and arrange
lobbyist, House candidate retracts claims in recordings
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 13 days ago
he paid House Appropriations Chairman Al Pscholka's bar tab in 2015 and arranged a cab because Pscholka was intoxicated. A Michigan Democratic Party tracker secretly recorded the conversations released Monday. Marino says he was "simply relating a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
House candidate Steve Marino retracts claims from secret recordingsknow I was being taped," and "was just trying to illustrate some of the silline
House candidate Steve Marino retracts claims from secret recordings
Detroit Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
know I was being taped," and "was just trying to illustrate some of the silliness" that goes on in Lansing, Marino said. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who arranged for a campaign tracker to secretly record the conversations... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Constitution Day panel on voting set at MCCCyouth vice chairman of the Michigan Republican Party; Brandon Dillon, former st
Constitution Day panel on voting set at MCCC
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
youth vice chairman of the Michigan Republican Party; Brandon Dillon, former state representative and chair of the Michigan Democratic Party; Paul Homeniuk, treasurer of the Green Party of Michigan and former candidate for governor, and Ken... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Michigan straight-party voting ban won’t take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won’t take effect
The Mining Journal / Posted 15 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Straight-party voting ban foiledelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Straight-party voting ban foiled
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
News Guide: Michigan straight-party voting intact, for nowgovernorship, attorney general and secretary of state's offices. WHY WAS THE L
News Guide: Michigan straight-party voting intact, for now
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 16 days ago
governorship, attorney general and secretary of state's offices. WHY WAS THE LAW HALTED? After the former chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party sued on behalf of residents and a labor-affiliated group, U.S. District Judge Gershwin Drain issued... Read more
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FOX News
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
The Record Searchlight / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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ABC 6 Providence
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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WFMJ Youngstown
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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ABC Montana
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
ABC Montana / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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WALB Albany
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WALB Albany / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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WGEM Quincy
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
WGEM Quincy / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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KFJX Pittsburg
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
49 related stories
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effectelections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permane
Michigan straight-party voting ban won't take effect
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
elections. Separately, Drain will schedule a trial on whether he should permanently stop the law from taking effect. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon, who accused Schuette of wasting state money on the "Hail Mary" appeal,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
U.S. Supreme Court green lights straight-party voting in Michiganwalk away," Schuette said in the opinion piece. "But that would be a derelictio
U.S. Supreme Court green lights straight-party voting in Michigan
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
walk away," Schuette said in the opinion piece. "But that would be a dereliction of duty." Brandon Dillon, chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party, said he was pleased with the ruling but cautioned that the broader legal fight over the state law... Read more
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MLive.com
New DEQ Director more than former oil lobbyist, she tells Senate panelneed to be addressed immediately," Shariff said. She was hoping the committee
New DEQ Director more than former oil lobbyist, she tells Senate panel
MLive.com / Posted 18 days ago
need to be addressed immediately," Shariff said. She was hoping the committee would reject Grether's appointment. Michigan Democratic Party Chair Brandon Dillon also urged a vote against Grether's confirmation. "After the Department of... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Schuette takes straight-party voting fight to Supreme Courtvoting is strongest in large Michigan cities such as Detroit, where blacks are
Schuette takes straight-party voting fight to Supreme Court
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 23 days ago
voting is strongest in large Michigan cities such as Detroit, where blacks are concentrated, he said. In a news release, Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon called Schuette's actions "a crusade. "“Bill Schuette is a desperate man... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Schuette takes straight-party voting fight to Supreme Courtvoting is strongest in large Michigan cities such as Detroit, where blacks are
Schuette takes straight-party voting fight to Supreme Court
Detroit Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
voting is strongest in large Michigan cities such as Detroit, where blacks are concentrated, he said. In a news release, Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon called Schuette's actions "a crusade. "“Bill Schuette is a desperate man... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Straight-party voting likely for Nov. ballot after court rulinguncertainty among local clerks with the deadline for finalizing the ballot draw
Straight-party voting likely for Nov. ballot after court ruling
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 24 days ago
uncertainty among local clerks with the deadline for finalizing the ballot drawing near. Brandon Dillon, chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party, said Secretary of State Ruth Johnson should "step up" and tell Schuette to halt the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Straight-party voting likely for November ballot after court rulinguncertainty among local clerks with the deadline for finalizing the ballot draw
Straight-party voting likely for November ballot after court ruling
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
uncertainty among local clerks with the deadline for finalizing the ballot drawing near. Brandon Dillon, chairman of the Michigan Democratic Party, said Secretary of State Ruth Johnson should "step up" and tell Schuette to halt the appeals. But... Read more
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MLive.com
See Democratic and Republican candidates for Supreme Court, university boardsLANSING, MI -- The Michigan Democratic Party and Michigan Republican Party each
See Democratic and Republican candidates for Supreme Court, university boards
MLive.com / Posted 28 days ago
LANSING, MI -- The Michigan Democratic Party and Michigan Republican Party each held conventions on Saturday, selecting candidates for Michigan Supreme Court, the State Board of Education, and university boards. The following is a list of who... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Dems, GOP will gather this weekend to select candidatesknown for an 11-hour filibuster that temporarily stopped an anti-abortion bill,
Dems, GOP will gather this weekend to select candidates
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
known for an 11-hour filibuster that temporarily stopped an anti-abortion bill, will speak at the Democratic convention. Michigan Democratic Party Chairman Brandon Dillon. (Photo: Brandon Dillon) “It really is a way to get people fired up and... Read more

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