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Elections 2018

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Governor

Keith Butkovich
Challenger
Independent
Ryan Henry Cox
Challenger
Bill Gelineau
Challenger
Independent
Todd Schleiger
Challenger
Republican
Bill Schuette
Challenger
Independent
Richard Sills
Challenger

Lieutenant Governor

U.S. Senate

U.S. House

Michigan District 1
Republican
Jack Bergman
Incumbent
Democrat
Matthew Morgan
Challenger
Michigan District 2
Republican
Bill Huizenga
Incumbent
Democrat
Rob Davidson
Challenger
Ronald Graeser
Challenger
Michigan District 3
Republican
Justin Amash
Incumbent
Democrat
Cathy Albro
Challenger
Ted Gerrard
Challenger
Michigan District 4
Democrat
Jerry Hilliard
Challenger
Michigan District 5
Democrat
Dan Kildee
Incumbent
Kathy Goodwin
Challenger
Republican
Travis Wines
Challenger
Michigan District 6
Republican
Fred Upton
Incumbent
Democrat
Matt Longjohn
Challenger
Michigan District 7
Republican
Tim Walberg
Incumbent
Michigan District 8
Republican
Mike Bishop
Incumbent
Brian Ellison
Challenger
Democrat
Elissa Slotkin
Challenger
Michigan District 9
Andrea Kirby
Challenger
Democrat
Andy Levin
Challenger
John McDermott
Challenger
Republican
Candius Stearns
Challenger
Michigan District 10
Republican
Paul Mitchell
Incumbent
Democrat
Kimberly Bizon
Challenger
Independent
Jeremy Peruski
Challenger
Michigan District 11
Republican
Lena Epstein
Challenger
Independent
Cooper Nye
Challenger
Democrat
Haley Stevens
Challenger
Michigan District 12
Republican
Jeff Jones
Challenger
Niles Niemuth
Challenger
Gary Walkowicz
Challenger
Steve Young
Challenger
Michigan District 13
Sam Johnson
Challenger
Democrat
Brenda Jones
Challenger
Independent
Danetta Simpson
Challenger
Democrat
Rashida Tlaib
Challenger
Michigan District 14
Republican
Marc Herschfus
Challenger
Philip Kolody
Challenger

State Senate

Michigan State Senate District 1
David Bullock
Challenger
Democrat
Stephanie Chang
Challenger
Republican
Pauline Montie
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 2
Democrat
Adam Hollier
Challenger
Democrat
Adam Hollier
Challenger
Republican
Lisa Papas
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 3
Hali McEachern
Challenger
Democrat
Sylvia Santana
Challenger
Republican
Kathy Stecker
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 4
Republican
Angela Savino
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 5
Larry Betts
Challenger
Republican
DeShawn Wilkins
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 6
Democrat
Erika Geiss
Challenger
Republican
Brenda Jones
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 7
Republican
Laura Cox
Challenger
Joseph LeBlanc
Challenger
Democrat
Dayna Polehanki
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 8
Democrat
Paul Francis
Challenger
Republican
Peter Lucido
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 9
Republican
Jeff Bonnell
Challenger
Democrat
Paul Wojno
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 10
Mike Saliba
Challenger
Democrat
Henry Yanez
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 11
Democrat
Jeremy Moss
Challenger
Republican
Boris Tuman
Challenger
James Young
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 12
Democrat
Rosemary Bayer
Challenger
Jeff Pittel
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 13
Michigan State Senate District 14
Republican
Ruth Johnson
Challenger
Jessicia Smith
Challenger
Democrat
Renee Watson
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 15
Democrat
Julia Pulver
Challenger
Republican
Jim Runestad
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 16
Republican
Mike Shirkey
Incumbent
Michigan State Senate District 17
Republican
Dale Zorn
Incumbent
Democrat
Bill LaVoy
Challenger
Chad McNamara
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 18
Republican
Martin Church
Challenger
Democrat
Jeff Irwin
Challenger
Thomas Repasky
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 19
Republican
John Bizon
Challenger
Joseph Gillotte
Challenger
Democrat
Jason Noble
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 20
Democrat
Sean McCann
Challenger
Lorence Wenke
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 21
Democrat
Ian Haight
Challenger
Republican
Kim LaSata
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 22
Eric Borregard
Challenger
Democrat
Adam Dreher
Challenger
Republican
Lana Theis
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 23
Democrat
Curtis Hertel
Incumbent
Republican
Andrea Pollock
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 24
Republican
Tom Barrett
Challenger
Katie Nepton
Challenger
Matthew Shepard
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 25
Democrat
Debbie Bourgois
Challenger
Republican
Dan Lauwers
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 26
Robert Alway
Challenger
Erwin Haas
Challenger
Democrat
Garnet Lewis
Challenger
Republican
Aric Nesbitt
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 27
Democrat
Jim Ananich
Incumbent
Republican
Donna Kekesis
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 28
Democrat
Craig Beach
Challenger
Nathan Hewer
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 29
Democrat
Winnie Brinks
Challenger
Louis Palus
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 30
Mary Buzuma
Challenger
Republican
Roger Victory
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 31
Republican
Kevin Daley
Challenger
Democrat
Cynthia Luczak
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 32
Republican
Ken Horn
Incumbent
Democrat
Phil Phelps
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 33
Democrat
Mark Bignell
Challenger
Republican
Rick Outman
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 34
Republican
Jon Bumstead
Challenger
Max Riekse
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 35
Timothy Coon
Challenger
Democrat
Mike Taillard
Challenger
Republican
Curt VanderWall
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 36
Republican
Jim Stamas
Incumbent
Democrat
Joe Weir
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 37
Republican
Wayne Schmidt
Incumbent
Democrat
Jim Page
Challenger
Michigan State Senate District 38
Democrat
Scott Dianda
Challenger
Republican
Ed McBroom
Challenger
Wade Roberts
Challenger

State Legislature

Michigan House of Representatives District 1
Republican
Mark Corcoran
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 2
Republican
John Palffy
Challenger
Democrat
Joseph Tate
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 3
Democrat
Wendell Byrd
Incumbent
Michigan House of Representatives District 4
Democrat
Isaac Robinson
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 5
Michigan House of Representatives District 6
Democrat
Tyrone Carter
Challenger
Republican
Linda Sawyer
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 7
Republican
Marcelis Turner
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 8
Republican
Valerie Parker
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 9
Republican
James Stephens
Challenger
Democrat
Karen Whitsett
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 10
Democrat
Leslie Love
Incumbent
Republican
William Brang
Challenger
Jeremy Morgan
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 11
Democrat
Jewell Jones
Incumbent
Republican
James Townsend
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 12
Republican
Michelle Bailey
Challenger
Democrat
Alex Garza
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 13
Republican
Annie Spencer
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 14
Democrat
Cara Clemente
Incumbent
Republican
Darrell Stasik
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 15
Republican
Doug Mitchell
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 16
Democrat
Kevin Coleman
Challenger
Republican
Jody Rice-White
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 17
Democrat
Michelle LaVoy
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 18
Democrat
Kevin Hertel
Incumbent
Republican
Kyle McKee
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 19
Republican
Brian Meakin
Challenger
Democrat
Laurie Pohutsky
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 20
Republican
Jeff Noble
Incumbent
Democrat
Matt Koleszar
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 21
Democrat
Kristy Pagan
Incumbent
Republican
Darian Moore
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 22
Democrat
John Chirkun
Incumbent
Republican
Arthur Blundell
Challenger
Matt Kuehnel
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 23
Republican
Michael Frazier
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 24
Republican
Steve Marino
Incumbent
Democrat
Laura Winn
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 25
Republican
Jazmine Early
Challenger
Democrat
Nate Shannon
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 26
Democrat
Jim Ellison
Incumbent
Republican
Al Gui
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 27
Benjamin Carr
Challenger
Republican
Janet Flessland
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 28
Republican
Aaron Delikta
Challenger
Republican
Ryan Manier
Challenger
Democrat
Lori Stone
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 29
Republican
Timothy Carrier
Challenger
Democrat
Brenda Carter
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 30
Democrat
John Spica
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 31
Michigan House of Representatives District 32
Democrat
Paul Manley
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 33
Republican
Jeff Yaroch
Incumbent
Democrat
Andrea Geralds
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 34
Republican
Henry Swift
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 35
Michigan House of Representatives District 36
Benjamin Dryke
Challenger
Democrat
Robert Murphy
Challenger
Republican
Douglas Wozniak
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 37
Republican
Mitch Swoboda
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 38
Democrat
Kelly Breen
Challenger
Brian Wright
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 39
Republican
Ryan Berman
Challenger
Anthony Croff
Challenger
Democrat
Jennifer Suidan
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 40
Democrat
Mari Manoogian
Challenger
Republican
David Wolkinson
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 41
Democrat
Padma Kuppa
Challenger
Republican
Doug Tietz
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 42
Republican
Ann Bollin
Challenger
Democrat
Mona Shand
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 43
Democrat
Nicole Breadon
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 44
Democrat
Laura Dodd
Challenger
Republican
Matt Maddock
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 45
Democrat
Kyle Cooper
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 46
Republican
John Reilly
Incumbent
Democrat
Mindy Denninger
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 47
Republican
Henry Vaupel
Incumbent
Democrat
Colleen Turk
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 48
Republican
Allen Hardwick
Challenger
Democrat
Sheryl Kennedy
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 49
Democrat
John Cherry
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 50
Democrat
Tim Sneller
Incumbent
Republican
Trace Fisher
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 51
Democrat
David Lossing
Challenger
Republican
Mike Mueller
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 52
Republican
Teri Aiuto
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 53
Democrat
Yousef Rabhi
Incumbent
Republican
Jean Holland
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 54
Republican
Colton Campbell
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 55
Republican
Bob Baird
Challenger
Democrat
Rebekah Warren
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 56
Democrat
Ernie Whiteside
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 57
Republican
Bronna Kahle
Incumbent
Democrat
Amber Pedersen
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 58
Democrat
Tamara Barnes
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 59
Republican
Aaron Miller
Incumbent
Democrat
Dennis Smith
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 60
Democrat
Jon Hoadley
Incumbent
Republican
William Baker
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 61
Republican
Brandt Iden
Incumbent
Democrat
Alberta Griffin
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 62
Democrat
Jim Haadsma
Challenger
Republican
Dave Morgan
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 63
Republican
Matt Hall
Challenger
Ronald Hawkins
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 64
Norman Peterson
Challenger
Democrat
Sheila Troxel
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 65
Republican
Sarah Lightner
Challenger
Democrat
Terri McKinnon
Challenger
Jason Rees
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 66
Republican
Beth Griffin
Incumbent
Democrat
Dan Seibert
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 67
Republican
Leon Clark
Challenger
Democrat
Kara Hope
Challenger
Zachary Moreau
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 68
Democrat
Sarah Anthony
Challenger
Democrat
Sarah Anthony
Challenger
Robin Laurain
Challenger
Robin Laurain
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 69
Democrat
Julie Brixie
Challenger
Republican
George Nastas
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 70
Republican
James Lower
Incumbent
Democrat
Kresta Train
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 71
Democrat
Angela Witwer
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 72
Democrat
Ron Draayer
Challenger
Jamie Lewis
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 73
Republican
Lynn Afendoulis
Challenger
Democrat
Bill Saxton
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 74
Democrat
Meagan Carr
Challenger
Republican
Mark Huizenga
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 75
Democrat
David LaGrand
Incumbent
Republican
Daniel Schutte
Challenger
Jacob Straley
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 76
Republican
Amanda Brand
Challenger
Democrat
Rachel Hood
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 77
Republican
Tommy Brann
Incumbent
Brandon Hoezee
Challenger
Democrat
Dana Knight
Challenger
Patty Malowney
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 78
Democrat
Dean Hill
Challenger
Republican
Brad Paquette
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 79
Democrat
Joey Andrews
Challenger
Republican
Pauline Wendzel
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 80
Democrat
Mark Ludwig
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 81
Republican
Gary Eisen
Challenger
Democrat
Joshua Rivard
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 82
Republican
Gary Howell
Incumbent
Michigan House of Representatives District 83
Democrat
Stefanie Brown
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 84
Republican
Phil Green
Challenger
Democrat
William Shoop
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 85
Republican
Ben Frederick
Incumbent
Democrat
Eric Sabin
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 86
Republican
Thomas Albert
Incumbent
Independent
Sue Norman
Challenger
Democrat
Lauren Taylor
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 87
Republican
Julie Calley
Incumbent
Michigan House of Representatives District 88
Republican
Luke Meerman
Challenger
Democrat
Heidi Zuniga
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 89
Republican
Jim Lilly
Incumbent
Democrat
Jerry Sias
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 90
Republican
Bradley Slagh
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 91
Democrat
Tanya Cabala
Challenger
Republican
Greg VanWoerkom
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 92
Democrat
Terry Sabo
Incumbent
Republican
Gail Eichorst
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 93
Republican
Graham Filler
Challenger
Democrat
Dawn Levey
Challenger
Tyler Palmer
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 94
Democrat
Dave Adams
Challenger
Republican
Rodney Wakeman
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 95
Republican
Dorothy Tanner
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 96
Democrat
Brian Elder
Incumbent
Michigan House of Representatives District 97
Michigan House of Representatives District 98
Republican
Annette Glenn
Challenger
Democrat
Sarah Schulz
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 99
Republican
Roger Hauck
Incumbent
Democrat
Kristen Brown
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 100
Democrat
Sandy Clarke
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 101
Republican
Jack O'Malley
Challenger
Democrat
Kathy Wiejaczka
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 102
Democrat
Dion Adams
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 103
Republican
Daire Rendon
Incumbent
Democrat
Tim Schaiberger
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 104
Republican
Larry Inman
Incumbent
Democrat
Dan O'Neil
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 105
Republican
Triston Cole
Incumbent
Democrat
Melissa Fruge
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 106
Republican
Sue Allor
Incumbent
Democrat
Lora Greene
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 107
Republican
Lee Chatfield
Incumbent
Michigan House of Representatives District 108
Republican
Beau LaFave
Incumbent
Democrat
Bob Romps
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 109
Democrat
Sara Cambensy
Incumbent
Republican
Melody Wagner
Challenger
Michigan House of Representatives District 110
Democrat
Ken Summers
Challenger

State Attorney General

Lisa Lane Gioia
Challenger
Republican
Tom Leonard
Challenger
Democrat
Dana Nessel
Challenger

Other Races