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Decision 2018: Metro Detroit Election Results
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When is marijuana legal in Michigan? What to know about passage of Proposal 1

Prop 1 passes: When is pot legal in Michigan?The pot initiative will become law 10 days after election results are certified, which must happen by at least Nov. 26
  • Michigan
  • 1 month ago
Nation

More time may be needed for N.C. election decision
More time may be needed to decide if a new congressional district election is necessary due to absentee ballot fraud

More time may be needed for N.C. election decisionMore time may be needed to decide if a new congressional district election is necessary due to absentee ballot fraud
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Politics

Mystery ballot could sway control of Alaska state gov’t

Mystery ballot could sway control of Alaska state governmentAn uncounted ballot found on a table could break a tie in an Alaska state House race
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Politics

Mississippi Sen. Hyde-Smith wins divisive runoff

Mississippi’s Hyde-Smith wins divisive runoffThe contest caps a campaign season that exposed persistent racial divisions in America
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks ago
Michigan

Youth midterm turnout spikes after Michigan campus drives

Youth midterm turnout up after campus drivesYoung voters turned out in larger numbers for the midterm election than any time in recent history, thanks in part to campus registration drives
  • Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Elections

Florida certifies results of contentious 2018 election

Florida certifies results of contentious 2018 electionFlorida’s election results were certified Tuesday, two weeks after close races set up three statewide recounts
  • Elections
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

1st black Democratic nominee for Florida governor concedes

1st black Dem nominee for Fla. governor concedesDemocrat Andrew Gillum ended his hard-fought race hours before Florida’s counties must turn in their official results at noon Sunday
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Elections

Map: How Gretchen Whitmer won Michigan

Map: How Whitmer won MichiganClick on the map to see the percentage each candidate won in 2018 and Trump's percentage in 2016
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Winning Whitmer pledges to 'get back to building bridges'

Winning Whitmer pledges to ‘get back to building bridges’Democrat Gretchen Whitmer is battling with Republican Bill Schuette to see who will succeed the GOP's Rick Snyder as Michigan's next governor.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Stabenow defeats James in Michigan's U.S. Senate race

Stabenow defeats James in U.S. Senate raceU.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Lansing, won a fourth six-year term against Republican challenger John James, a Farmington Hills businessman
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Pot proposal wins as do two voting rights ballot questions

Pot proposal wins as do two voting rights plansVoters approved making Michigan the first Midwest state to legalize recreational marijuana. Initiatives aimed at ensuring voting rights prevailed too.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Nessel on AG post: 'We made our dream a reality'

Nessel on AG post: ‘We made our dream a reality’99 percent of precincts show Nessel, a Plymouth Township attorney, winning attorney general post
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Benson defeats Treder Lang for Michigan secretary of state

Benson defeats Treder Lang in SOS raceDemocratic candidate Jocelyn Benson won over Republican opponent Mary Treder Lang in the race to be the next Michigan secretary of state
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Bishop concedes to Slotkin in closely watched 8th District

Bishop concedes to Slotkin in 8th DistrictDemocrat Elissa Slotkin narrowly defeated Republican U.S. Rep. Mike Bishop in Michigan's tightest House election
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Stevens edges out Epstein in Michigan's 11th District

Stevens beats Epstein in Mich.’s 11th DistrictDemocrat Haley Stevens defeated Republican Lena Epstein on Tuesday in an election to decide who replaces retiring GOP U.S. Rep. Dave Trott of Birmingham
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Tlaib wins U.S. House seat, becomes among first Muslim-American women elected

Tlaib wins seat of former U.S. Rep. John ConyersDetroit council President Brenda Jones is mounting a write-in candidacy against Democrat Rashida Tlaib for the two-year term in U.S. House District 13
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Democrat Andy Levin wins father's U.S. House seat

Democrat Andy Levin wins father’s House seatLevin defeated Republican Candius Stearns, ensures continuation of Levin legacy
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

U.S. Rep. Tim Walberg beats Driskell in 7th District, wins sixth term

Walberg beats Driskell in the 7th DistrictA rematch of their 2016 race, Walberg defeats former state Rep. Driskell to win a sixth term
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Longtime U.S. Rep. Fred Upton wins in Michigan's 6th District

U.S. Rep. Fred Upton narrowly wins in 6thSixteen-term U.S. Rep. Fred Upton narrowly defeated Democratic political newcomer Matt Longjohn Tuesday
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

West Michigan's Huizenga wins re-election in 2nd District

Huizenga re-elected in Michigan’s 2nd DistrictRepublican U.S. Rep. Bill Huizenga of Zeeland won a fifth term in Congress, defeating Democrat Rob Davidson of Spring Lake in Michigan's 2nd District
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

U.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence of Southfield wins third term

Lawrence re-elected to third term in CongressU.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence, D-Southfield, defeated Republican Marc Herschfus to earn a third term in Michigan's 14th Congressional District
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Bergman defeats Morgan in 1st House District

Bergman defeats Morgan in 1st House DistrictU.S. Rep. Jack Bergman, R-Watersmeet, beat out a challenge from Democrat Matt Morgan of Traverse City
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Oakland: Royal Oak transit tax fails to gain traction

Oakland: Royal Oak votes down transit taxThe five-year, 1.25-mill proposal would increase funding for public transportation.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell re-elected to third term

Dingell re-elected to third term in U.S. HouseU.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Dearborn, was re-elected to her third term in Congress after defeating Republican Jeff Jones
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Kildee elected to fourth term in Congress in the 5th District

Kildee elected to fourth term in CongressU.S. Rep. Dan Kildee, D-Flint Township, was running for a fourth term in the U.S. House and is seeking a leadership post in the Democratic Caucus
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar wins third term in Michigan's 4th District

Moolenaar re-elected in Michigan’s 4th DistrictU.S. Rep. John Moolenaar wins third term, defeats Democrat Jerry Hilliard
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

GOP's Amash wins re-election to Congress in 3rd House District

Amash wins re-election in 3rd House DistrictU.S. Rep. Justin Amash faced Democratic challenger Cathy Albro.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

GOP's Mitchell wins re-election in 10th District

GOP’s Mitchell wins re-election in 10th DistrictRepublican U.S. Rep. Paul Mitchell won re-election to his second term by defeating Democrat Kimberly Bizon of Worth Township in the 10th District
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Weather, voting snafus can't dampen high election turnout

Weather, voting snafus can’t dampen high election turnoutMichigan voters came to the polls in large numbers Tuesday to decide races across the state
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Legislature: GOP set to hold 3 of 4 Senate seats in Macomb

GOP set to hold 3 of 4 Senate seats in MacombEx-Democratic state rep and Warren city clerk Paul Wojno wins seat to replace Democrat Steven Bieda
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Justice Clement, challenger Cavanagh headed for election to State Supreme Court

Clement, Cavanagh headed for state high courtIncumbent Supreme Court Justice Elizabeth Clement and private attorney Megan Cavanagh are the top vote-getters with 52 percent of precincts reporting.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Democrats roll to control of MSU, UM, WSU boards

Democrats roll to control of MSU, UM, WSU boardsDemocratic newcomers oust longtime Republicans at UM, and two incumbents at WSU. Election of Democrats at MSU gives hope to Nassar accusers.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Wayne: Hunter-Harvill, Vaughn win DPS board seats

Wayne: Hunter-Harvill, Vaughn win DPS board seatsVoters in Michigan's largest school district chose two members to sit on the Detroit Board of Education.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Macomb: Miller defeats Sinclair in close clerk's race

Macomb: Fred Miller wins in close clerk’s raceMacomb County voters on Tuesday were choosing a new county clerk/register of deeds to replace the ousted Karen Spranger.
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Legislature: Democrats win in many competitive Wayne Co. races

Legislature: Dems win many tough Wayne Co. racesDemocrats took many wins Tuesday in tough state legislative election battles with Republican opponents in Wayne County
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Elections

Legislature: Female Dems Manoogian, McMorrow win in Oakland

Legislature: Female Dems Manoogian, McMorrow winNewcomers lead established Republicans in state House, Senate races in Oakland County
  • Elections
  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Michigan to develop online voter registration under new laws

Michigan to develop online voter registrationMichigan residents will be able to use the internet to register to vote under laws signed by Gov. Rick Snyder.
  • Michigan
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Elections

Overheating machines complicate Florida’s recount

Overheating machines complicate Florida’s recount battlePalm Beach County’s tallying machines have overheated, causing mismatched results
  • Elections
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Politics

Trump calls on Fla. Democrat to concede, implies fraud

Trump calls on Fla. Dem to concede, implies fraudTrump again weighed in on Florida’s election recount Tuesday, calling for the state’s Democratic senator to admit he lost
  • Politics
  • 4 weeks ago
Elections

More races go to Dem, including Senate seat in Ariz.

More races go to Dem, including Senate seat in Ariz.No, it wasn’t a blue wave. But a week after the voting, Democrats are riding higher than they thought on election night
  • Elections
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Judge orders Georgia to protect provisional ballots

Judge orders Georgia to protect provisional ballotsThe judge ordered a hotline or website where voters can check whether their provisional ballots were counted
  • Politics
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

GOP sees bright future for James after close Senate race

GOP sees future for James after close raceJohn James lost a closer-than-expected election with U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow while winning the most votes of any GOP candidate in the past decade.
  • Politics
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Miss. senator’s ‘public hanging’ remark draws rebuke

Miss. senator’s ‘public hanging’ remark draws rebukeSen. Cindy Hyde-Smith praised someone by saying: “If he invited me to a public hanging, I’d be on the front row”
  • Politics
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Military vet Ojeda announces 2020 presidential campaign

Military vet Ojeda announces 2020 presidential campaignState Sen. Richard Ojeda filed his campaign committee paperwork with the Federal Election Commission on Sunday
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
Politics

Trump: ‘Honest vote count’ no longer possible in Fla.

Trump: ‘Honest vote count’ no longer possible in FloridaTrump said on Twitter that the elections should be called in favor of the Republican candidates
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
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