Articles Tagged 'Debbie Stabenow'
James wins Republican nod to face U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow
Detroit-area businessman and Iraq War veteran John James won the Republican nomination Tuesday to run against Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow this fall.
James, a political… READ MORE
Trump, Clinton campaign aides launch their own bids
Campaign aides and state chairs from the 2016 presidential race are stepping out from behind the scenes for their own runs for office, looking to… READ MORE
Senator Kid Rock!?!?
A surprising name has been thrown out as a potential Republican contender for Michigan Democrat Debbie Stabenow’s Senate seat next year: Kid Rock.
The rocker’s… READ MORE
Stabenow coming to Frankenmuth to discuss 2012 Senate Farm Bill
By the Midland Daily News
U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow will meet with dozens of local community leaders in Frankenmuth on Monday to discuss the impact of Farm Bill reforms on the region and urge passage of the bill in House of Representatives. The current Farm Bill expires on Sept. 30.
Stabenow, chairwoman of the Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee, will… READ MORE
Hoekstra to Run for Mich. Senate Seat
LANSING, Mich. (AP) â€” The Associated Press has learned that former U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra plans to run for the seat held by Democratic Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow.
Two Republicans with knowledge of his decision say the Holland Republican has changed his mind about staying out of the race and plans an announcement soon.
Both spoke on condition of anonymity… READ MORE
Senate repeals part of health care law
ByÂ JENNIFER HABERKORN, Politico
TheÂ Senate voted Wednesday for the first time to repeal a piece of President Barack Obamaâ€™s health care overhaul, rolling back a new tax reporting requirement thatâ€™s been universally panned by business owners.
The amendment to repeal the 1099 reporting requirement passed 81-17 with broad bipartisan support.
The provision was one that Obama identified in hisÂ … READ MORE
Pollster Finds Debbie Stabenow â€˜Vulnerableâ€™ in Re-Election Bid
By Tricia Miller, Roll Call
Sen. Debbie Stabenow â€œcould be vulnerableâ€ to a strong Republican challenger in 2012, a new poll from the Democratic-leaning firm Public Policy Polling found.
The Michigan Democrat only narrowly led each of the Republicans PPP tested, but since no Republican has kicked off a campaign for the partyâ€™s nomination yet, the field is still wide… READ MORE
FBI details surge in death threats against lawmakers
By ERIKA LOVLEY, Politico
I voted for you,â€ the caller said in a voice mail to Democratic Rep. Heath Shulerâ€™s district office. â€œIf you vote … READ MORE