Detroit’s Election Results

November 6, 2013
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Detroit’s Election Results

Results of Tuesday’s historic election for mayor and city council have yet to be certified, but city officials have released preliminary data indicating voter turnout exceed 25 percent. Looked at in a historical perspective, that number is up from Dave Bing’s reelection bid in 2009, which was 22.68 percent; in 1993 turnout, according to...
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Duggan Is Detroit’s Next Mayor

November 6, 2013
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In The Bag Before 11 p.m. … After arguably one of the most fitful starts a Detroit political campaign has faced in, … maybe forever, Mike Duggan’s electoral victory in the Motor City signals that identity politics no longer trumps economic crisis. Before 11 p.m. on Tuesday, 100 percent of precincts were reporting that...
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Nov. 5 Election Day in Michigan: Find Your Precinct

November 5, 2013
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Nov. 5 Election Day in Michigan: Find Your Precinct

Visit michigan.gov/vote to find your polling location and other information. Who are you supporting in your local election?
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We tried our Presidential Debate Drinking Game and … then things got blurry

October 4, 2012
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Presidential Debate Drinking Game: Your Very Own Political Shitshow! Last night, at the presidential debate, President Obama and former Gov. Mitt Romney spent nearly 25 of the first 15 minutes hashing out the variations in their respective policies. By the middle of the second segment, it was apparent that points had been exhausted, facts...
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