Former US Rep. Justin Amash, who left the GOP in 2019, announced a Republican bid for Michigan’s US Senate seat on Thursday.
Michigan’s redistricting commission has finalized a revised map for seven state House districts, which have now been submitted for court review.
Leading up to the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump honed a carefully crafted image of himself as a successful businessman and a winner. But in reality, Trump has a long record of failure, according to Chris Edelson, a professor and author of two books on US presidential power.
President Joe Biden and ex-President Donald Trump won the Michigan primaries on Tuesday, further solidifying the all-but-certain rematch between the two men.
President Joe Biden took Trump to task for his support of a nationwide abortion ban and his role in repealing Roe v. Wade, criticizing him for “taking away women’s freedom,” putting women’s lives in danger, and unleashing “cruelty and chaos all across America.”
Former Detroit Police Chief James Craig has dropped his bid for the Republican nomination to run this year for US Senate.
Special elections in the Detroit area set for April and could break a 54-54 tie in the Michigan House of Representatives.
President Joe Biden is scheduled to return to Michigan to visit with union workers on Thursday, the White House said on Tuesday.
The US Supreme Court rejected a request from Michigan’s redistricting commission to overrule an order to redraw 13 Detroit-area seats in the Legislature.
A panel of US District Court judges ruled Monday that Detroit-area state House of Representatives district maps must be replaced with new maps by Feb. 2.