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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Michigan voters in the Nov. 6 election will not be able to vote straight ticket. Voters deciding partisan races must vote office by office. The state Legislature outlawed straight-ticket voting last year, and courts upheld the ban. 

Friday, July 13, 2018
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Gov. Rick Snyder cannot seek re-election due to Michigan’s term limits law.

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Incumbent Sen. Debbie Stabenow faces no challenges in the Democratic primary.

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Four Democrats – David Benac, Rich Eichholz, George Franklin and Matt Longjohn – are running in the Aug. 7 primary in order to face incumbent Republican Fred Upton, who is running unopposed in the GOP primary.

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Republican Representatives Kim LaSata, 79th District, and Dave Pagel, 78th District, are seeking the nomination for the 21st Senate District. The winner will face Democrat Ian Haight in November.

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Three Republicans are vying for the nomination to run for the Michigan Senate’s 26th district. 

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Republican voters will choose candidates in three primary races for the Berrien County Board of Commissioners. Four Democrats are on the primary ballot who will have Republican opponents in November.