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Michigan Senate Race

Gary Peters vs. Terri Lynn Land Nonpartisan Candidate Guide For Michigan Senate Race 2014

Campus Election Engagement Project | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics
Campus Election Engagement Project

So here are the issue-by-issue stands for Gary Peters and Terri Lynn Land, with additional links at the bottom for each candidate if you'd like to dig deeper.

False And Misleading Claims Rock Race Between Gary Peters, Terri Lynn Land

FactCheck.org | The Staff of FactCheck.org | Posted 10.21.2014 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. The Michigan Senate race pits Democratic Rep. Gary Peters against Republican Terri Lynn Lan...

There's One Political Ad Every Two Minutes In These Two States

Center for Public Integrity | Michael Beckel | Posted 09.18.2014 | Politics

This story was published by The Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washington, D.C. A warning...

Christina Wilkie

Terri Lynn Land Family Gives Millions To Evangelical Group Targeting 'Unreached People'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christina Wilkie | Posted 09.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Throughout her run for the Senate, Michigan Republican candidate Terri Lynn Land has been forced to fend off criticism of her family’s...

Kate Sheppard

Michigan Senate Candidate Gets Big Boost From Greens, Union

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 08.07.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The environmental group League of Conservation Voters and the union American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees announc...

Michigan Senate Candidate Twists Democrat's Record In New Ad

Posted 05.31.2014 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. A Web ad from Republican Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land claims her opponent, Rep. Gary Pe...

GOP Senate Candidate Overwhelmed By Reporters: 'I Can't Do This'

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 05.30.2014 | Politics

Terri Lynn Land, the Republican candidate running for Senate in Michigan, walked into a scrum of inquiring reporters at a forum on Wednesday and didn'...

Senate Candidate Mocks Charges She's Waging War On Women

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 04.22.2014 | Politics

In a new video released Tuesday, Republican Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land of Michigan says she's not waging a war on women. Really. That migh...

WATCH: Female GOP Senate Candidate Explains Why Women Don't Want Equal Pay

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 04.08.2014 | Politics

Talk about bad timing for Terri Lynn Land. A 2010 video of Michigan's likely Republican Senate candidate surfaced on Equal Pay Day on Tuesday. The ...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Voting Rights Record May Ding GOP Senate Candidate

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.20.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It's been two decades since Michigan voters elected a Republican to the U.S. Senate, but the GOP is working to end the drought with Nove...

Ashley Woods

GOP Making Headway In Key Senate Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 02.14.2014 | Politics

Another poll has given Republican Terri Lynn Land a slight edge in the race for departing veteran Democrat Sen. Carl Levin's (Mich.) seat -- a contest...

Ashley Woods

GOP Senate Candidate Accused Of Shady Dealings With Super PACs

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 01.30.2014 | Politics

The Michigan Democratic Party filed a complaint with the Federal Elections Commission Thursday seeking an investigation into whether U.S. Senate candi...

Ashley Woods

Koch Brothers Group Boosts Michigan Republican's Senate Run

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

DETROIT -- Michigan's U.S. Senate race is quickly becoming one of 2014's most critical contests, and the Koch brothers' dark money group, Americans fo...

Congressman Donates Shutdown Paycheck To Charity

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

Before the government shutdown had even begun, Congressman Gary Peters (D-Mich) made a promise -- he'd donate the pay he accrued during the shutdown i...

Ashley Woods

GOP Senate Candidate Welcomes Super PAC Money

HuffingtonPost.com | Ashley Woods | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

GOP candidate Terri Lynn Land is welcoming controversial super PAC money into her race to win Michigan's open Senate seat. Land was recorded tellin...

Someecards Helpfully Commemorate A Political Debacle

Posted 07.08.2013 | Detroit

Birthdays. Breakups. Social media fails. For every occasion, a Someecard is waiting to be shared. So fear not, politicos hoping to mark the one-yea...

Danielle Schlanger

Website For GOP Candidate Redirects To Conservative Group

HuffingtonPost.com | Danielle Schlanger | Posted 06.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Republican Terri Lynn Land announced June 3 that she will be running for the Senate seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mi...

GOP Rep. Loses Senate Poll To A Liberal Twitter Account

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.11.2013 | Detroit

Michigan Rep. Justin Amash might want to think twice about campaigning for the state's vacant Senate seat next year -- a new poll shows the Republican...

Republicans Have An Official Contender For Levin's Senate Seat

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 06.04.2013 | Detroit

A Republican has finally stepped forward in the race for the seat of departing U.S. Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich). Terri Lynn Land, a former Michigan Secre...

Another Romney Weighs Political Future

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

With former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney's older brother, Scott Romney, having declined to run for Michigan Senate, the speculation has quic...

State GOP Gets Rare Shot At Senate

AP | DAVID EGGERT | Posted 05.08.2013 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. — U.S. Sen. Carl Levin's decision not to seek another term gives Michigan Republicans the chance to prove they can win a Senate e...

Jennifer Bendery

Pete Hoekstra Hits Debbie Stabenow For Seeking Same Stimulus Money He Sought

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- You know it's the height of election season when one candidate is criticizing the other for doing the exact same thing that he or she di...

Hoesktra Wins Michigan Nomination For Senate, Will Face Stabenow

AP | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN | Posted 08.07.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Former Michigan Congressman Pete Hoekstra has won the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate, overcoming a challenge from two Republicans wh...

Dem Candidate Profits From Negative GOP Ad

The Huffington Post | Leigh Owens | Posted 04.05.2012 | Politics

Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D) enjoyed her most successful fundraising quarter ever in the wake of the controversy surrounding a negative campaign ...

Super Bowl Campaign Ad Offends Many

AP | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN | Posted 04.07.2012 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. — The portrayal of a young Asian woman speaking broken English in a Super Bowl ad being run by U.S. Senate candidate Pete Hoekstr...