The Huffington Post
Rand Paul's GOP Is the Same Old Party
On Friday, Republicans will continue to show the reasons their rebranding efforts have failed with the African-American community when they host an outreach event in Detroit with none other than Sen. Rand Paul.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Political insider: Beer on line in U-M, OSU rivalry
U.S. Rep. Gary Peters is betting with beer that the University of Michigan will beat Ohio State University in Saturday's football game.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
ObamaCare Puts More Senate Seats in Play for GOP
For the past year, most political observers have focused on Republican opportunities to capture Senate seats in red-states like Louisiana and Arkansas.
Obamacare fix splits Senate foes
U.S. Rep. Gary Peters, the Democratic candidate and third-term member of Congress, voted in favor of the 2010 Affordable Care Act, but Peters wants to fix the law - by including a legislative one-year delay in insurance policy cancellations that have frustrated constituents - and the balky health care exchange website.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Buyer beware with Obamacare
Buyer beware with Obamacare . These are not the exact words of Henry Chao, the Deputy Chief Information Officer for Medicaid and Medicare Services.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Candidates Schauer, Peters and Totten fire up Muskegon gathering of Democrats
A panel of Michigan's top Democrats running for office helped to fire up a crowd of party faithful Friday night at an event held by the Progressive Democratic Women's Caucus of Muskegon.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Columbus Dispatch
Brown bets Michigan Democrat on OSU-Michigan game
Even though the Ohio State-Michigan game is more than a week away, Sen. Sherrod Brown has made a friendly wager on the outcome with Rep. Gary Peters, D-Mich., the Democratic candidate for the Senate next year in Michigan.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Terri Lynn Land flip flops on Obamacare, attacks Gary Peters as Obamacare supporter
"Well, again, we all agree we need affordable health care," she said, when asked if she was part of a group to repeal the law.
Poll: Michigan's Senate race tight between Peters, Land
The race for the next U.S. senator from Michigan is a dead heat with Democrat Gary Peters holding a narrow one-point advantage over Republican Terri Lynn Land, according to new polling released Wednesday.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Washington Post
The Obamacare albatross for Congressional Democrats
Nearly four in 10 voters say that if a candidate for Congress supports the law, they would be more likely to oppose them.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
GOP Senate Candidate Refuses to Say If She'll Back McConnell
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is hosting a fundraiser for Michigan Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land's campaign, but Land won't commit to voting for McConnell for leader should she win the race.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Peters to push lending plan
Peters is expected to appear at an all-day symposium at the Detroit Athletic Club and highlight the expansion of his small-business legislation that he said has helped Michigan businesses grow with access to new capital.
Observer & Eccentric
Expect plenty of campaigning in 2014
SOUTHFIELD - If you think you've heard the last about political candidates and their campaigns until well into next year, you are wrong.
Lansing State Journal
Obamacare reversal sparks confusion
Through the long debate over health care reform and its implementation, Kathleen Forster of Grosse Pointe believed what the Democrats were saying in Washington: That she could keep her insurance if she wanted to.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Michigan Senate seat in play for 2014?
We've already taken an early look this Fall at some of the Senate seats which are up for grabs next year and how the GOP may be able to capitalize on these opportunities and take the six slots they need for majority control of the upper chamber.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
National Review Online
Nearly 90 Percent of Dems Who Voted for Upton Bill Face Tough Elections Next Year
More 90 percent of House Democrats who voted for the Upton bill today are facing tough races in 2014 or are in right-leaning districts, and only two of the 20 Democratic representatives - 95 percent - who won close elections in 2012 opposed the bill.
The GOP's Unlikely Allies Against Obamacare
Democratic Reps. Bruce Braley and Gary Peters have been supporters of the health care law.
Vote set on Upton's fix-it plan
Leading the charge in the U.S. House of Representatives is Rep. Fred Upton, R-St.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Political insider: Finding things? Not Duggan job guru's top talent
Detroit Mayor-elect Mike Duggan tapped campaign manager Bryan Barnhill II on Wednesday to recruit talent for his incoming administration, which may get a laugh in the Barnhill household.