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The Grass Roots Effort to End Gerrymandering in Michigan

“If you want to end gerrymandering in Michigan, let me know.” With that simple social media post, Count MI Vote founder Katie Fahey managed to start a new movement.

26th October, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Panel Discussion with 94th & 95th District State House Representatives Tim Kelly & Vanessa Guerra

The 94th District State House seat is currently held by Republican Tim Kelly, who is being challenged by Democratic Kevin Seamon; while incumbent Vanessa Guerra, who currently holds the 95th District seat is facing off against Republican challenger Dorothy Tanner.

13th October, 2016 | 0 Comments

Politics in Review

Another significant position to be determined locally during the November 8th general election is that of Saginaw County Treasurer. Essentially, the County Treasurer functions as the county’s ‘Banker’, with all departments depositing monthly revenues with the treasurer.

13th October, 2016 | 0 Comments

With a number of Democratic incumbents and primary winners running unopposed in the November general election, the contest for the 96th District in the State House of Representatives has become the featured regional race on Bay County ballots.

22nd September, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of the more pivotal races to be decided in the November 8th general election is the 10th Circuit Judicial race between Saginaw County Assistant Prosecutor Paul Fehrman and attorney Andre Borrello.

22nd September, 2016 | 0 Comments

By announcing that he will retire after 20 years in the post, Bay County Sheriff John Miller ensured that in 2017 there will indeed be “a new Sheriff in town.”

30th June, 2016 | 0 Comments

The race for Saginaw County Sheriff is certainly one of the most hotly contested races in the upcoming August 2nd primary. The position of County Sheriff is a constitutionally mandated position that calls for a duly elected Sheriff in elected by the people in each county of the state; and currently Michigan has 83 counties and therefore 83 sheriffs; 68 below the Mackinac Bridge and 15 in the U.P.

30th June, 2016 | 1 Comments

A Meditation on Bernie Sanders & Presidential Politics

I’ve had it, at least with this topic - guess I’m just tired, sick of it all, and more than a little disgusted. Friends and non-friends alike have voiced real concern and even fear over all this but I choose to not live in fear. I will not be moving to Mexico or even Canada in the foreseeable future.

10th June, 2016 | 0 Comments

When Bay County Prosecutor Kurt Asbury announced that he will retire at the end of 2016, it created an open race to fill the office in this year’s elections. Asbury, who was initially appointed to the position of Prosecutor back in 2006, was re-elected in 2008 and 2012.

09th June, 2016 | 1 Comments

Providing the Backbone of County Government

The Saginaw County Clerk’s office in many ways serves as the backbone of county government, responsible with supervising all national, state & local elections, along with administering Michigan’s Campaign Finance Reporting Act, as well as processing applications for passports, notary public, marriage licenses...

09th June, 2016 | 0 Comments

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