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Amanda Terkel

Obama Weighs In On Michigan Right To Work

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama weighed in on the contentious labor battle playing out in Michigan, condemning the Republican push to make Michig...

Amanda Terkel

Obama Expected To Weigh In On Michigan Labor Battle In Detroit Speech

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When President Barack Obama arrives in Michigan on Monday to sell his vision for addressing the so-called fiscal cliff, he will be stepp...

Obama Campaign Tries To Beat Romney On Bailout

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 06.12.2012 | Detroit

The Obama campaign says that the federal government's decision to save the automotive industry has had an impact in Michigan that has rippled out far ...

Stronger Local Economy Could Hurt Mitt's Chances In The Mitten

AP | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN | Posted 04.19.2012 | Detroit

LANSING, Mich. -- The unemployment rate in Michigan is high, its population is shrinking and scores of manufacturing plants have closed. Still, Presid...

Hot-N-Ready: $1 Million Pizza Party For Obama

Posted 04.11.2012 | Detroit

UPDATE: 1:45 p.m. -- Despite reports, caterers for Denise Ilitch's fundraiser for President Obama will not -- we repeat not -- be serving pizza at the...

Obama Michigan Ad Hits Romney On Auto Bailout

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

Barack Obama's re-election campaign released on Thursday a new television ad that will air in Michigan and highlight the president's handling of and s...

Obama Talks Jobs In Key State

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — Aligning himself with a public fed up with economic uncertainty and Washington gridlock, President Barack Obama declared Thursday: "T...

Obama In Michigan: McCain "Doesn't Get It"

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama said Thursday that his rival John McCain is out of touch with the economic ...

McCain Pulling Out Of Michigan

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Politico reports that John McCain's electoral map is getting smaller: John McCain is pulling out of Michigan, according to two Republicans, a st...

Obama Has Advantages in Battleground State of Michigan

Chris Savage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Chris Savage

The youth vote in Michigan may be the deciding factor for Obama in November with increased registration, participation and perception of Obama as "cool" amongst young voters.

Racism Hurts Obama In Michigan

AP | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. — Michigan's history of racial tensions is tugging against its Democratic tendencies, giving Barack Obama fits in a state w...

Axelrod On Florida, Michigan: We'll Go More Than Halfway

Politico | Ben Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NPR just sent out a press release with excerpts of an interview Obama Chief Strategist David Axelrod gave "All Things Considered" host Michele Norris,...

Obama's Florida Compromise: Delegates Count For Half

Election Central | Eric Kleefeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama is now floating a compromise on the Florida situation, telling the St. Petersburg Times that one idea would be to cut the delegations' si...

Sam Stein

How Obama Ended Up On (And Off) The Michigan Ballot

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's an argument Sen. Hillary Clinton has made countless times. Asked why the unofficial results of the Michigan primary should be considered legitima...

Bill Clinton: No Revotes Deliberate Attempt To Disenfranchise Voters

Political Radar | Sarah Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former President Bill Clinton celebrated the Polish holiday Dingus Day in South Bend, IN this morning, rallying Hooisers around his wife Hillary's cam...

Michigan Primary Revote In Limbo

Detroit News | Mark Hornbeck and Deb Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

State lawmakers looking at a Democratic presidential primary redo in Michigan appear to be locked in a standoff heading into a crucial week: Legislati...

DNC Official: Delegates Won't Be Seated Without Revote

Boston Globe | Brian Mooney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Unless Florida and Michigan Democrats devise workable plans to redo their outlaw primaries, there is no chance the national party will yield to pressu...

Jason Linkins

Florida And Michigan Remain In Spotlight

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democratic National Committee Chair Howard Dean may only be getting a taste of what could be a grueling march to the Pennsylvania primary and beyond, ...

DNC Source: Michigan Dems Will Caucus

The New Republic | S.V. Date | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A member of the DNC's Rules And Bylaws Committee--the committee that stripped Florida and Michigan of its delegates for moving their primaries before ...

David Gregory Gives Obama A Pass On "I Won Michigan" Slip

Huffington Post via Newsbusters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This morning on the "Today" show, David Gregory interviewed Barack Obama about last night's primary results. Gregory challenged Obama by saying, "you ...

Clinton, Obama Court Auto Industry In Nod To Michigan Delegates

Michigan Liberal | Hazen Pingree | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

You won't see either Barack Obama or Hillary Clinton in Michigan, but from all appearances they are now locked in a spirited battle for our delegates....

Hillary: Michigan Victory Overcame "Very Vigorous" Campaigning Against Her

Politico | Mike Allen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator Hillary Rodham (D-N.Y.) mocked Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) tonight for his high-flown rhetoric, suggesting she would fight important fights whe...

Max Follmer

Price Tag Precludes Re-Vote In Michigan And Florida

HuffingtonPost.com | Max Follmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The controversial Florida and Michigan Democratic primaries will most likely not be rescheduled, as some activists have recently demanded, according ...

Michigan GOP Chair Says Obama "Pet Rock" Of '08 Campaign

Washington Post | Juliet Eilperin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Michigan GOP Chairman Saul Anuzis has a new nickname for Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.): "pet rock." Speaking to a gathering of GOP stalwarts tonight, An...