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  Michigan
State Government
  Governor  Rick Snyder 2 14 +4.07%
  Lt. Governor  Brian N. Calley 2 14 +4.07%
  Attorney General  Bill Schuette 2 14 +7.90%
  Secretary of State  Ruth Johnson 2 14 +10.58%
  MI State House  Republican Party Control 0 14 +14.55%
  MI State Senate  Republican Party Control 1 14 +42.11%
 MI Supreme Court 
President
  President  Barack Obama 2 12 +9.50%
Senate
  Senate Class I  Debbie Stabenow 4 12 +20.81%
  Senate Class II  Gary Peters 1 14 +13.29%
House of Representatives
  MI - District 01  Dan Benishek 3 14 +6.86%
  MI - District 02  Bill Huizenga 3 14 +30.37%
  MI - District 03  Justin Amash 3 14 +18.90%
  MI - District 04  John Moolenaar 1 14 +17.40%
  MI - District 05  Daniel T. "Dan" Kildee 2 14 +35.55%
  MI - District 06  Fred Upton 15 14 +15.51%
  MI - District 07  Tim Walberg 4 14 +12.29%
  MI - District 08  Michael Bishop 1 14 +12.53%
  MI - District 09  Sander Levin 17 14 +24.31%
  MI - District 10  Candice Miller 7 14 +39.32%
  MI - District 11  Dave Trott 1 14 +15.43%
  MI - District 12  Debbie Dingell 1 14 +33.69%
  MI - District 13  John Conyers, Jr. 26 14 +63.18%
  MI - District 14  Brenda Lawrence 1 14 +58.11%
Board of Education
 State Board of Education 
 Michigan State University Board of Trustees 
 University of Michigan Board of Regents 
 Wayne State University Board of Governors 
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 Counties 
Miscellaneous
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Neighbors
Indiana, United States  
Ohio, United States  
Ontario, Canada  
Wisconsin, United States  

Created From
[X] Territory of Michigan
State DETAILS
Parents > United States  
Established January 26, 1837
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorWishful Thinking
Last ModifiedRP May 19, 2011 12:13pm
DescriptionPolls open from 7:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Eastern Time Zone)
Almost all of MI lies in the Eastern Time zone, with 4 UP counties in Central.

MI Constitution (ARTICLE XI, § 2): The terms of office of elective state officers,
members of the legislature and justices and judges of courts of record shall
begin at 12 o’clock noon on the 1st day of January next succeeding their election.


From 1850 to 1962 Michigan elected a State Treasurer, State Auditor General, State
Land Commissioner and a Superintendent of Public Instruction.
From 1909 to 1962 the state elected a State Highway Commissioner.
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MAPS

MI CDs 2013-2023 Jan 3, 2013-Jan 3, 2023

Largest Population Counties [More]  
# County Population As Of
1 Wayne 1,925,848 2009-07-01
2 Oakland 1,205,508 2009-07-01
3 Macomb 831,427 2009-07-01
4 Kent 608,315 2009-07-01
5 Genesee 424,043 2009-07-01
6 Washtenaw 347,563 2009-07-01
7 Ingham 277,633 2009-07-01
8 Ottawa 261,957 2009-07-01
9 Kalamazoo 248,407 2009-07-01
10 Saginaw 200,050 2009-07-01
Largest Population Cities [More]  
# City County Population As Of
1 Detroit Wayne 713,777 2010-04-01
2 Grand Rapids Kent 188,040 2010-04-01
3 Warren Macomb 134,056 2010-04-01
4 Sterling Heights Macomb 129,699 2010-04-01
5 Lansing Ingham 114,297 2010-04-01
6 Ann Arbor Washtenaw 113,934 2010-04-01
7 Flint Genesee 102,434 2010-04-01
8 Dearborn Wayne 98,153 2010-04-01
9 Livonia Wayne 96,942 2010-04-01
10 Troy Oakland 80,264 2008-07-01

INFORMATION LINKS
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Reform Party of Michigan  Discuss
Socialist Party of Michigan  Discuss
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EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor
Jan 01, 1900 06:00am Jan 01, 1900 07:00pm General Election MI Poll Open and Close Times Set  RP 
Aug 03, 2010 06:00am Aug 03, 2010 08:00pm Primary Election MI Primary Election  RP 

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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Aug 03, 2013 10:10am Poll Dems Favor Federal Bailout of Detroit, But Majority of Public Opposed  Article kal 
Dec 13, 2012 09:40pm Proposed Legislation Michigan House repeals personal property tax  Article RP 
Dec 13, 2012 06:50pm Proposed Legislation [MI] State House passes bill allowing concealed weapons in schools, day care centers, stadiums, churches  Article RP 
Dec 12, 2012 07:45pm Proposed Legislation Michigan House passes new emergency manager bill  Article RP 
Dec 06, 2012 08:00pm News Michigan House, Senate each pass right-to-work bills after Democrats walk out to protest closed Capitol  Article The Sunset Provision 
Sep 06, 2012 12:00am Strategy Conservatives pull ads from Michigan  Article RP 
Apr 06, 2012 04:00pm News Are Michigan Republicans Violating the State's Constitution?  Article John 
Nov 21, 2011 01:55pm Announcement Michigan GOP ends recall efforts, cites progress  Article RP 
Nov 04, 2011 09:00pm Commentary Michigan Republicans Allow Bullying If ‘Religiously or Morally Motivated’ (Video)  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Aug 05, 2011 04:30pm Announcement Recall drive against GOP state Rep. Paul Scott turns in enough signatures; Snyder recall effort continues  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Jul 20, 2011 12:20pm Report Venture capital falls to 16-year low in Michigan  Article RP 
Jun 17, 2011 10:00am News Gov. Snyder, 15 GOP legislators target of recall efforts  Article The Sunset Provision 
Jun 09, 2011 12:00pm Advertisement Koch-Backed Group Posts Fake Eviction Notices on Detroit Homes  Article RP 
Mar 16, 2011 04:00pm General Michigan Republicans create "financial martial law"; appointees to replace elected local officials  Article COSDem 
Mar 01, 2011 10:00pm News No more union dues for Michigan day care providers  Article DEPolitics 
Feb 08, 2011 05:15pm Proposed Legislation Senate Republicans introduce bill to eliminate Michigan tax credit for working poor  Article RP 
Jan 20, 2010 06:00pm News Michigan's unemployment rate drops to 14.6 percent  Article Scott³ 
May 06, 2009 12:35pm Scandal Commissioner caught having sidewalk sex  Article Homegrown Democrat 
Apr 02, 2009 02:00pm General Leaving Michigan Behind: Eight-year population exodus staggers state  Article DFWDem 
Oct 03, 2008 09:45am News Michigan Chair Calls McCain Pullout "Tough Blow"  Article ArmyDem 
Mar 26, 2008 03:10pm News Federal judge: Michigan's presidential primary law unconstitutional  Article RBH 
Mar 19, 2008 05:05pm News Mounting frustration with Obama in Michigan as deadline nears  Article Brandonius Maximus 
Oct 01, 2007 12:00pm News Taxes rise, Michigan government shutdown ends  Article The Sunset Provision 
Jul 13, 2007 12:00pm News Granholm approves Michigan Business Tax  Article CBlock941 
Jun 07, 2007 12:00pm Proposed Legislation Law would make 'ultimate' fights legal  Article CBlock941 
Feb 06, 2007 09:00am Proposed Legislation Michigan to Join Debate on Trans Fats  Article CBlock941 
Jan 26, 2007 12:40pm Proposed Legislation GOP lays out business tax cut  Article CBlock941 
Aug 31, 2006 02:05pm Announcement Ontario cities agree to halt trash shipments in 4 years  Article RP 
May 10, 2006 09:00pm Speculative Mich. Dems dream of seizing 3 House seats  Article RP 
Mar 15, 2006 10:00am Poll Poll Results - MI[Strategic Vision]  Article SC Moose 
Dec 19, 2005 12:00pm Commentary Fascism of the Left on Display in Michigan  Article SC Moose 
Dec 18, 2005 05:00pm Poll State [MI] poll gives Bush low marks  Article ArmyDem 
Sep 14, 2005 09:55am Proposed Legislation Staying longer in state offices? [MI Term Limits]  Article CBlock941 
Jul 14, 2005 06:00pm News Michigan bucks McCain  Article The Sunset Provision 
May 19, 2005 09:00am News POMP AND POLITICS IN GRAND RAPIDS: Bush visit brings controversy  Article The Sunset Provision 
Apr 28, 2005 12:00am Statement Dem judge protests smearing of GOP nominee  Article None Entered 
Dec 29, 2004 12:00am News N.J. piles demolition trash on Michigan  Article Servo 
Sep 28, 2004 12:00am Poll Bush, Kerry in Michigan Dead Heat; Proposals 04-1 and 04-2 Both Look Like Winners  Article Tony82 
Sep 16, 2004 12:00am News Welfare recipients could be tested for illegal drugs  Article None Entered 
Sep 14, 2004 12:00am News Poll shows majority oppose gay marriage ban  Article karin1492 
Aug 20, 2004 12:00am News Local Political Leader Accused Of Soliciting Prostitute  Article BILLYW 
Mar 15, 2004 12:00am News JonBenet Ramsey's Dad May Run for Office  Article Gerald Farinas 
Apr 23, 2003 09:26pm News Traiblazing Congresswoman Martha Griffiths dead at 91  Article Stephen Yellin 

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