By Michael Barone | 08/06/14 05:56 PM
The standard thing to say about the various Republican primaries this year is that the Tea Party movement has lost one race after another. That's a defensible conclusion but also an oversimplification.
By Ashe Schow | 08/06/14 02:18 PM
Terri Lynn Land, the Michigan Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, sailed to victory last night (in an uncontested primary), while receiving more votes than her Democratic opponent, Rep. Gary Peters, received in his respective primary.
By Sean Lengell | 08/06/14 12:24 PM
Gay marriage bans in four states will be significantly tested Wednesday when a three-judge panel will hear arguments on challenges to the laws -- the latest in a slew of lawsuits against similar laws nationwide since last summer.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/06/14 12:23 PM
In his victory speech Tuesday, Rep. Justin Amash went for the direct route, calling retired lawmaker Pete Hoekstra "a disgrace." In response, Hoekstra, who had earned Amash's ire for starring in an attack ad during the campaign, went for some indirect criticism.
By Justin Green | 08/06/14 12:21 PM
Watch a congressman say harsh things on video.
By Ashe Schow | 08/06/14 11:10 AM
Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., fended off his primary opponent, Brian Ellis, by 14 percentage points Tuesday night. Everything was going swimmingly -- until the incumbent made his victory speech.
08/06/14 09:45 AM
DETROIT (AP) — Toyota has pledged $1 million toward the Detroit Institute of Arts' goal to raise $100 million to prevent the sale of art in Detroit's bankruptcy and help city pensioners. The announcement was made Wednesday by the museum and Toyota Motor North America. Simon Nagata, president...
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/05/14 11:56 PM
In an election cycle characterized as the revenge of the Establishment, the Establishment is seeing mixed results, at least based on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's track record so far. Tuesday's primaries in Michigan were the latest example. In Michigan’s two most interesting primaries, the...
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/05/14 11:54 AM
Rep. Justin Amash headed home for his primary today against a well-funded challenger with one last controversial vote.
By Steve Doty | 08/04/14 01:42 PM
A look at the top GOP primaries happening across the country this week.
08/03/14 12:00 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — More than 500 property tax-foreclosed parcels across Michigan will be featured in a two-day state auction. The state says the auctions will start at 10 a.m. Tuesday and Wednesday. Registration for bidders begins at 9 a.m. each day. About 300 parcels in Dickinson, Iosco,...
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/30/14 04:22 PM
Rep. Gary Peters' role in securing an earmark and a tax credit for a now-bankrupt solar panel company could become a point of contention in Michigan's hard-fought Senate race.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/24/14 12:23 PM
It's not every day that a House Republican charges that the powerful U.S. Chamber of Commerce is "in the pocket of Communist China."
By Timothy P. Carney | 07/19/14 12:29 PM
The Michigan Republican runs afoul of the Chamber of Commerce for opposing the Export-Import Bank and budget agreements that he thought were profligate.
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