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State Facts

Capitol: Lansing
Nickname: Great Lakes State; Wolverine State
Bird: Robin
Motto: If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you

Past Presidential Elections

2012

Barack Obama: 54.3%
Mitt Romney: 44.8%

2008

Barack Obama: 57.4%
John McCain: 41.0%

2004

John Kerry: 51.2%
George Bush: 47.8%

2000

Al Gore: 51.3%
Ralph Nader: 2.0%
George Bush: 46.2%

1996

Bill Clinton: 51.8%
Ross Perot: 8.8%
Bob Dole: 38.5%

1992

Bill Clinton: 43.8%
Ross Perot: 19.3%
George Bush: 36.4%

1988

Michael Dukakis: 45.7%
George Bush: 53.6%

Previous Election Results, other races

2014 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Gary Peters Democratic 504,102 100.0%

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mark Schauer Democratic 513,263 100.0%

2014 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Gary Peters Democratic 1,704,936 54.6%
Jim Fulner Libertarian 62,897 2.0%
Terri Lynn Land Republican 1,290,199 41.3%

2014 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mark Schauer Democratic 1,479,057 46.9%
Rick Snyder Republican 1,607,399 50.9%

2014 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Terri Lynn Land Republican 588,084 100.0%

2014 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Rick Snyder Republican 617,720 100.0%

2012 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Debbie Stabenow Democratic 2,735,826 58.8%
Pete Hoekstra Republican 1,767,386 38.0%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Virg Bernero Democratic 309,518 58.5%
Andy Dillon Democratic 219,304 41.5%

2010 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Virg Bernero Democratic 1,287,320 39.9%
Rick Snyder Republican 1,874,834 58.1%

2010 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Mike Bouchard Republican 127,422 12.2%
Mike Cox Republican 240,677 23.0%
Pete Hoekstra Republican 281,695 26.9%
Rick Snyder Republican 381,588 36.4%

2008 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Carl Levin Democratic 561,676 100.0%

2008 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Carl Levin Democratic 3,038,386 62.7%
Jack Hoogendyk Republican 1,641,070 33.8%

2008 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jack Hoogendyk Republican 495,467 100.0%

2006 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Debbie Stabenow Democratic 513,438 100.0%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jennifer Granholm Democratic 531,322 100.0%

2006 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jennifer Granholm Democratic 2,142,513 56.4%
Dick DeVos Republican 1,608,086 42.3%

2006 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Debbie Stabenow Democratic 2,151,278 56.9%
Michael Bouchard Republican 1,559,597 41.3%

2006 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Michael Bouchard Republican 360,409 60.5%
Keith Butler Republican 235,072 39.5%

2006 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dick DeVos Republican 581,404 100.0%

2002 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
James Blanchard Democratic 254,586 24.3%
David Bonior Democratic 292,958 28.0%
Jennifer Granholm Democratic 499,129 47.7%

2002 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jennifer Granholm Democratic 1,633,796 51.4%
Dick Posthumus Republican 1,506,104 47.4%

2002 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Carl Levin Democratic 1,896,614 60.6%
Andrew Raczkowski Republican 1,185,545 37.9%

2002 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dick Posthumus Republican 474,804 81.4%
John Schwarz Republican 108,581 18.6%

2000 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Debbie Stabenow Democratic 2,061,952 49.5%
Spencer Abraham Republican 1,994,693 47.9%

1998 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Geoffrey Fieger Democratic 300,458 41.2%
Larry Owen Democratic 272,360 37.3%
Doug Ross Democratic 156,847 21.5%

1998 Governor General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Geoffrey Fieger Democratic 1,143,574 37.8%
John Engler Republican 1,883,005 62.2%

1998 Governor Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Gary Artinian Republican 55,453 10.4%
John Engler Republican 477,628 89.6%

1996 Senate General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Carl Levin Democratic 2,195,738 58.4%
Ronna Romney Republican 1,500,106 39.9%

1996 Senate Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Nicholson Republican 326,835 47.9%
Ronna Romney Republican 355,583 52.1%