Stories tagged: "John James"


John James speaking at an election night event in August 2018. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)
John James Finally Concedes to Gary Peters in Senate Race

After casting doubt on the legitimacy of the election, two-time Republican Senate hopeful John James conceded after the Michigan Board of Canvassers certified the election results.

Senator Gary Peters, D-Mich., questions Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Chad Wolf during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing to examine Department of Homeland Security personnel deployments to recent protests on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, in Washington. (Toni Sandys/The Washington Post via AP, Pool)
Gary Peters Projected to Win Michigan Senate Race

With 98% of precincts reporting, Reuters has called the Michigan Senate race for incumbent Democrat Gary Peters over John James.

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 02: Workers with the Detroit Department of Elections sort through absentee ballots at the Central Counting Board in the TCF Center on November 2, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan. With record-breaking early voting turnout, Americans will head to the polls tomorrow for the last chance to cast their vote for incumbent U.S. President Donald Trump or Democratic nominee Joe Biden in the 2020 presidential election. (Photo by Elaine Cromie/Getty Images)
LIVE BLOG: Updates From Across Michigan on Election Day 2020

The ‘Gander has your on-the-ground look at what’s happening inside Michigan’s precincts during an extraordinary election.

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The $100 Million Road to a Democratic Senate Majority Runs Through Michigan

Both incumbent Democrat Sen. Gary Peters and his Republican challenger John James pulled out all the stops in one of the most expensive Senate races in the country.

A screencapture from leaked footage of a small fundraiser for John James.
Under John James, 3 out of 4 Veterans in Financial Emergency Were Denied Assistance

While Sen. Gary Peters has been working to expand veterans' access to services, his opponent John James denied veterans emergency support while overseeing the Michigan Veterans' Trust Fund.

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Michigan Election Results: The 2020 Winners from the State’s Top Races

From the presidential race to local proposals, here’s your hub for how Michigan votes on the most heated seats and statewide races this November.

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The Deeply Personal Health Care Issues at the Center of Michigan’s Senate Race

We look at where Sen. Gary Peters and opponent John James stand on the health issues that matter most to Michiganders.