Stories tagged: "Know Your Vote"

Know Your Candidates: Michigan Matchups to Watch Ahead of the November General Election

As part of our mission to inform and empower voters, we’ve put together this handy list of the key matchups that you can bookmark as you make plans to vote on Nov. 8.

State Sen. Lana Theis speaks during the annual March for Life event at the state Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022. (Courtesy/Rep. Lana Theis)
The Legislative Primary Races That Could Sway Control of Michigan

Just seven seats could tilt control away from the Republican Party to the Democratic Party in the state legislature.

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Explainer: Key Terms to Know Amid Michigan’s Battle for Abortions Rights 

As part of our ongoing coverage, we’ve assembled the following glossary to help readers better understand the situation at play.

Michigan is in need of election workers, called Election Inspectors, to help the polls.
How To Become a Poll Worker in Michigan

Here’s why people are needed more than ever for the paid and volunteer positions in Michigan.

Many michiganders are voting early. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
Michigan Offers Early Voting. Here’s How to Safely Cast Your Ballot.

From Detroit to Saginaw, the UP and beyond. Here are the important things to know about early voting in the Mitten State.

Whether you're walking your ballot to an approved drop box, into your local clerks office, or taking advantage of other options, Michigan voters can cast their ballots safely and securely.
What Is an Absentee Ballot and How Do I Get One? Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Mail-In Voting

From defining terms to checking your voter registration information, this guide helps every Michigander cast their ballot.

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Here’s What Voting for University Boards Does for Michigan

This Wayne State Governor shows what Michigan's unique elected boards of trustees can do for public institutions in the state.