Large turnout expected in Ottawa County for Nov. 6 elections.
The three candidates for the state Senate 30th District seat made their case to voters Monday, Oct. 15, by outlining their priorities at a League of Women Voters candidate forum at Herrick District Library in Holland.
Michigan voters will decide three statewide ballot proposals on Nov. 6. Each would make substantive policy changes by referendum, a practice that hasn't always served the state well.
Event will take place Oct. 30 at Lakeshore Middle School in Grand Haven.
NEWAYGO — The two candidates vying to represent Michigan’s 2nd District in the U.S. House of Representatives took questions from all around the district Monday night.
Perhaps there needs to be some constitutional amendment that requires ballot proposals to be written so the average voter can more easily understand what he or she is voting for, or against.
GRAND RAPIDS — Republican Bill Schuette on Friday criticized his opponent for governor as an "extreme," tax-raising candidate who accomplished "nothing" as a lawmaker, while Democrat Gretchen Whitmer touted her bipartisan work to expand Medicaid and said the attorney general continually sued to take health coverage away from people.
The Citizens Research Council does not take positions on ballot issues, but it does warn that Proposal 1 will not be without costs.
While Michigan voters will also decide who goes to Congress, they will also decide who is going to be our next governor, as well as the fate of three important ballot proposals.
Voters in Ottawa County will decide in the November election whether to raise the maximum county tax levy or leave it up to the county, local municipalities and the Ottawa Area Intermediate School District (OAISD).
With incumbent Republican Ruth Johnson unable to seek another four years because of constitutional term limits, two women with different backgrounds and significant differences in how they would lead and oversee the Secretary of State's Office are seeking a mandate Nov. 6.
On the brink of a political gender war, President Donald Trump's Republican Party is threatening to erode Democrats' enthusiasm advantage as the fiery debate over his Supreme Court nominee enters its final phase.
The deadline to register to vote in the November election is Oct. 9.
Clerk plans for election without straight-ticket vote. This is the first time in 140 years Michigan voters will not have that option.
It has now been over one year since the citizens in Michigan’s Second Congressional District have had an opportunity to meet with their representative in a public forum.