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Election 2016

Washtenaw County Democratic Party

Delegates from across the country are in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention, and Washtenaw County is represented.

 


City of Ann Arbor Logo
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Just how long should the mayor and city council members serve in Ann Arbor?  That question will be addressed at Thursday night's Ann Arbor City Council meeting


Vote Here
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If you plan to vote in the May 3rd election in Washtenaw County, you have until today to register. 


www.michigan.gov

268,000 people are registered to vote in Washtenaw County.  Just how many of them are expected to vote in the Michigan primary presidential election?


Rick Snyder
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Governor Rick Snyder is holding firm to his vow to stay in office amid growing calls for his resignation.


Detroit Does Well

A group of students at Eastern Michigan University are helping educate young voters about the candidates and ballot issues before the primary polls open tomorrow.

 

Local Reaction From Detroit GOP Debate

Mar 4, 2016
Fox News

Michigan’s presidential primary is Tuesday, March 8 and in the remaining days Republican and Democratic candidates are holding events in Ann Arbor and Detroit. Last night Fox News held a GOP debate at the Fox Theatre in Detroit.

Randy Mascharka / Eastern Michigan University

A crowd of over 9,000 people gave a big welcome to Bernie Sanders at Eastern Michigan University's Convocation Center.  The presidential hopeful addressed the medical issues some Flint residents are having because of the water contamination.  Sanders wants Snyder to resign.


Bernie Sanders
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Bernie Sanders brings his bid for the presidency to Ypsilanti today. 

  ve In Rally at Eastern Michigan University."  The event begins at 2:30 this afternoon at the EMU Convocation Center and is free and open to the public.  Doors open at 12:30 pm. The Sanders campaign is asking those planning to attend to RSVP.  You can do so here.