6 hrs ago
Candidates for federal and state office in Washtenaw County meet filing deadline
Gary Peters along with campaign staff and volunteers deliver nominating petitions Monday the 21st to get him on the ballot for U.S. Senate.
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10 hrs ago
Who's in, who's out: See candidates who've filed for Congress; no primaries for US Senate, governor
U.S. Senate since 2000; for Governor, it's the first time since 1990 for the gubernatorial election.
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National Public Radio
Out Of Clout: Some States Brace For D.C. Power Outage
A former chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, Dingell, now 87, announced in February that he will retire after this term.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
John Dingell To Receive Great Lakes Achievement Award
Police are investigating an accident on US-127 north at the I-69 exit. Traffic is currently slow in the area.
GM's Recall Troubles Haunt Former Executive's Run for Congress
Debbie Dingell announces she is seeking to replace her husband Rep. John Dingell in office as she launches her congressional campaign during a news conference at a coffee shop in Dearborn, Michigan February 28, 2014.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Michigan's Congress hopefuls rush to join races
A flurry of candidates is gathering petition signatures to meet Tuesday's filing deadline for five open seats in Congress - a rare opportunity in Michigan for the politically ambitious.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Detroit Creates eBay for Abandoned Houses
Detroit should probably have just used eBay , but considering eBay's rather generous return policies, it didn't want to go there.
A Lack of Leadership breeds Frustration & Despair for Detroiters
Whether a movement succeeds or fails can often be traced to the agenda, ability and direction of its leadership.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Senior Dem's Tough Re-Election
After 38 years in Congress, Rep. Nick Rahall is facing his toughest race yet and could join a number of longtime members in leaving Congress next year.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
LGBT Caucus Seating Available At Upcoming MDP Dinner, Bill Clinton To Keynote
Former President Bill Clinton will keynote the Michigan Democratic party's annual Jefferson-Jackson Dinner April 26 at Cobo Center in downtown Detroit.
Most Efficient Fundraising: Debbie Dingell Spends $12K, Raises $529K
The award for most efficient fundraising this year will probably go to House candidate Debbie Dingell, who in 32 days spent less than $12,000 and raised over a half million dollars.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Four Michigan lawmakers leaving office
Four Michigan lawmakers are exiting the U.S. House in January, leaving their congressional seats with wide open races after years of stability.
Michigan Delegation: See who's leading in Michigan in 2016...
Gert Hobson, front, and other supporters for former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton stand outside DeVos Place while she was scheduled to speak at Economic Club of Grand Rapids' annual dinner Monday, June 17, 2013.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Congressional primary races fill up for open seats
Four Michigan representatives will exit the U.S. House in January, leaving their congressional seats with wide open races after years of stability.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
J Street Fails To Win Over Key Committee for Presidents Conference Membership
J Street, the dovish Israel lobby, has failed to win the endorsement of a key committee for membership in the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations - a development that makes it unlikely to win admission to the key umbrella group.
Debbie Dingell raises $500,000 for House race
Debbie Dingell has raised more than $500,000 in slightly more than a month of campaigning, her campaign said Friday as she filed 2,000 signatures in Lansing supporting her candidacy for her husband's 12th Congressional District seat.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Rep. Dingell: 'Poisonous' atmosphere surrounding 1964 civil rights debate
Michigan Democratic Rep. John Dingell, the longest serving member of Congress, talked about the "poisonous" atmosphere fifty years ago when the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was debated on Capitol Hill.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Miami Herald
Dingell, Levin introduce Heritage Area legislation
U.S. Rep. John Dingell and U.S. Sen. Carl Levin have introduced bills to maintain the MotorCities National Heritage Area.