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Michigan Democrat likely to be first Muslim woman elected to Congress

Tlaib is also running against Jones in a primary for the special election in the district, and the winner will serve from November until the beginning of the next Congress. CNN has not yet called the results for that race. The general election primary ...


Michigan voters set new turnout record for August primary

An estimated 2 million Michiganders cast ballots in Tuesday's election, a new record for a Michigan August primary. The previous record was set in 2002, with a similar dynamic: An open governor's seat; contested primaries in both parties, and the ...



Rashida Tlaib Wins Democratic Primary For Congress In Michigan

Running in Michigan ― a state with a significant Muslim and Arab-American community ― Tlaib's candidacy comes at a particularly trying time for Muslim Americans. Over the past couple years, the Muslim community in the United States has faced a spike ...

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Detroit Free Press

Michigan primary: Here's who is winning bids for Congress

As election results continued to be tallied into Wednesday morning, races for Michigan's 14 congressional seats -- including a handful of open seats and potential toss-up contests -- began to become clear. Among the marquee results: Former state Rep.

- Detroit Free Press

ABC News

Michigan primary: Whitmer, Schuette emerge victorious in gubernatorial races

In primary contests emblematic of the larger ideological battles raging in both the Republican and Democratic parties, the two favorites in the Michigan gubernatorial race emerged victorious from Tuesday night's primaries, setting up what is sure to be ...

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PBS NewsHour

Live Michigan primary election results: House, Senate and governor's races

Patrick Colbeck and Dr. Jim Hines in the GOP primary. Voters in Michigan Tuesday will also nominate a Republican Senate candidate to take on incumbent Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow in the fall. The state also has 13 House primaries, including a ...

- PBS NewsHour

New York Times

Michigan Primary Election Results

What to watch: Four Republicans and three Democrats are running for governor of Michigan. On the Republican side, the top contenders appear to be Attorney General Bill Schuette and Lt. Gov. Brian Calley. On the Democratic side, the candidates are ...

- New York Times

WDIV ClickOnDetroit

LIVE UPDATES: Michigan Primary Election 2018

7 primary election is your first chance to weigh in on big races for governor, U.S. Congress and the State Legislature. Unfortunately, last time around turnout was less than half of the voting public in southeast Michigan. We all have political ...

- WDIV ClickOnDetroit