New faces, familiar names, and marijuana gains—Michigan’s ballots had it all. Test your results knowledge for some supreme ‘Gander bragging rights.
We know the electoral process can be cumbersome and confusing. Hopefully you learned something you didn’t know!
#1. True or False: Gary Peters is projected to win reelection to the US Senate?
Despite millions of dollars, John James lost another race to a Michigan Democrat.
#2. Congresswoman Debbie Dingell attributed a record turnout to which voting group in the 2020 election?
Dingell credited her win to the high numbers of women voting for her in the election.
#3. Which Democratic judge(s) did Michigan voters elect to the state Supreme Court?
Both Bridget Mary McCormack and Elizabeth Welch won their races.
#4. Which presidential candidate is projected to win Michigan?
The race was closer than some Michiganders would have liked, but Joe Biden is the projected winner of the state’s 16 electoral votes.
#5. Which newly re-elected Congress member said they are proud to have won a district that went to Donald Trump in 2016?
Slotkin’s district went to Trump in 2016, making her the unlikely winner of her first race.
#6. State results show Michigan voters have overwhelmingly supported Proposal 1, but what does it actually propose?
Proposal 1 deals with state park-related funds.
#7. Which popular Michigan leader and member of “The Squad” was re-elected by a landslide?
Each member of “The Squad” won her re-election.
#8. Which locally-elected leader will be entering a fifth term in Congress?
Only Dan Kildee will enter his fifth term in office next year.
#9. Which Michigan communities voted to approve marijuana businesses in their cities?
Municipalities across Michigan voted for cannabis businesses.
#10. Which Michigan election official said they felt “very confident” in the state’s post-Election Day procedures?
Jocelyn Benson expressed her confidence in Michigan’s ballot-counting processes to reporters.