Elections

GOP celebrates AG’s summary of Mueller report, Dems want full report...

WASHINGTON —  Attorney General William Barr’s conclusions of the long-awaited report from Special Counsel Robert Mueller have Republicans declaring victory for President Donald Trump,...

2020 organizing effort in Detroit looks to attract college Dems

The Michigan Democratic Party is recruiting college juniors to work this summer in Detroit to become field organizers for the 2020 presidential election. The program,...

Dem SuperPAC spending $50M in Michigan, Wisconsin, Pennsylvania

American Bridge, a Democratic SuperPAC that's chaired by former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, has her old stomping grounds in its 2020 sights with a big...

$35M spent on 2018 state Senate races — the most in...

The 2018 campaign for the Michigan Senate turned out to be the most expensive in state history, clocking in at $34.5 million across the...

Benson forms election security commission

In an effort to ensure the integrity of Michigan’s elections, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson has named 18 people to a new Election Security...

Gillibrand says water is a human right, touts Green New Deal

During two campaign stops in Oakland County on Monday, 2020 presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand argued that access to clean water should be a human...
Rep. Justin Amash

Amash shuns presidential talk at town hall, says he irks both...

U.S. Rep. Justin Amash (R-Cascade Twp.) on Monday evening sought to spell out his libertarian beliefs to constituents and show why those views so...

Slideshow: Gillibrand campaigns with Whitmer, Nessel in Oakland County

With memories of now-President Donald Trump's 2016 win here still strong for many, Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) accepted Gov. Gretchen...

Whitmer: ‘All roads to the White House lead through Michigan’

OK, we're not saying that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer reads the Michigan Advance every morning. But she was on the same page as our top...

O’Rourke: Shrinking middle class tied to attacks on unions

Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke barnstormed through Southeast Michigan on Monday, making a play for union workers who could be decisive in both the...

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