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Pete Hoekstra for Senate

GOP Senate Hopeful Questioned For Hiring Felon

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 07.05.2012 | Politics

A Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Michigan reportedly hired a convicted felon to collect signatures to get him on the ballot. Pete Hoekstr...

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 ...

Michael McAuliff

Pete Hoekstra Tanks In Polls After China Super Bowl Ad | Michael McAuliff | Posted 02.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The fortunes of Michigan GOP Senate candidate Pete Hoekstra have plummeted since his infamous Super Bowl ad featuring an Asian woman spe...

Amanda Terkel

Asian-American Super PAC Launches To Hit Back Against Controversial Ad | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new super PAC has formed to support allies of the Asian Pacific Islander community after GOP Senate candidate Pete Hoekstra aired a co...

Amanda Terkel

Actress In Controversial China Political Ad Apologizes | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lisa Chan, the actress who appeared in a political ad that was widely criticized for furthering negative stereotypes of Asian-Americans,...

Actress In Racist Campaign Ad Reportedly Identified

Posted 02.10.2012 | Politics

The young woman who starred in a much-maligned Senate campaign ad targeting Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.) and released by Rep. Pete Hoekstra (R-Mich....

Remembering Vincent Chin: Pete Hoekstra and Being Asian in America

Bruce Reyes-Chow | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics
Bruce Reyes-Chow

In a country that often sees race in terms of White America and Black America, like Latinos, Asian Americans live in a racial middle where we must choose between being Asian (or Chinese or Filipino or Indian) or American, but not both.

Amanda Terkel

GOP Senate Candidate: Repeal Wall Street Reform | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.29.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Republican congressman Pete Hoekstra, who is now running for the U.S. Senate in Michigan, called for the repeal of Wall Street re...