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Three-Year Old Learns He’s Not Old Enough to Vote [Video]

The election is over, thank you very much, bit we learned that this mid-term election had one of the lowest voter turnouts ever. EVER! That is way to sad.

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2014 Michigan General Election Primer

President Barack Obama, former Massachusetts governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney, former Florida governor and presidential candidate Jeb Bush and former U.S. Secretary of State and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton have all campaigned this fall in Michigan, but not in their election bids.

They were supporting Michigan candidates for governor and U.S. Senate.

Michigan's general election is Tuesday.

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Election Results – August 5, 2014

Tuesday was primary election day in Michigan.

West Michigan voters decided on candidates for state House and Senate, Congress, judges, county commission, and multiple proposals.

Results are in.

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Last Minute 2014 Michigan Primary Election Primer [Video]

By Jo Anne Paul | WJIM-AM

For the first time in what is believed to be Michigan history, there is no primary challenge in the same year for the gubernatorial and U.S. Senate race.

And with the lack of big name candidates at the top of the ticket, there is concern the number of voters heading to the polls will hardly offset the cost of holding the elections.

Despite the significance of the outcome of the primary on Tuesday, fewer than one million voters in Michigan are likely to cast ballots, The Detroit News reported today. That would be even less than the all-time low numbers recorded in August 1990.

Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST Tuesday.

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West Michigan Election Results – May 6, 2014

School issues, sidewalks, and more were on the ballot in West Michigan today.

Results are in.

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West Michigan Election Results – November 5, 2013

There were a number of issues on the ballot across West Michigan today.

Results are in.

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West Michigan Elections On August 6

Many areas of West Michigan will be voting on Tuesday, August 6.

Take a look at who's voting and what's at stake in West Michigan.

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Elections Held Across Michigan On May 7

Dozens of special elections are being held in Michigan on Tuesday, May 7.

There are elections in Hudsonville, Wyoming, Zeeland, Otsego, Holland, Grandville, and many other West Michigan locations.

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Lowell Schools Millage Fails

It's election night for some school districts in West Michigan.

Results are coming in.

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How Long Would You Wait In Line To Vote? [Poll]

The election is over.  So is the waiting.

Many waited an hour or longer to vote in West Michigan.

Would you wait that long?

How long would you wait in line to vote?

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Should Election Day Be A National Holiday? [Poll]

In the majority of countries around the world, voting takes place on a weekend or election day is a national holiday.  This allows for the most people to reach the polls without their jobs interfering.  Some countries even have polls open for several days or weeks to make sure that everyone who wishes to vote can do so.  Should the United States do the same thing?  Take our poll and tell us what you think.

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Michigan Ballot Proposals are Very Confusing

Are you as confused about the ballot proposals as I am?

There are six proposals on our ballot this election day.  With all of the advertising regarding each proposal, I'm not sure which way to vote.

Maybe we can help.

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