Election 2018

Rochester Hills Clerk Shares “The Power of Your Vote”

July 23rd 2017

Rochester Hills Clerk Shares “The Power of Your Vote” (Tina Barton, MMC, CMMC, Rochester Hills Clerk, July 23, 2017) As a certified municipal clerk for several years now, I have seen a wide array of responses to the privilege of voting.  I have met those who have been literally fighting for their life due to […]

Candidate Interview: Pontiac Councilperson Doris Taylor Burks Dist. 6

July 17th 2017

Candidate Interview: Pontiac Councilperson Doris Taylor Burks Dist. 6 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 17, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Doris Taylor Burks is the current Councilperson in Pontiac’s 6th District who is running for re-election on Nov. 7.  She is being challenged by William A. Carrington who currently serves on the Pontiac School Board.  Because there […]

Ballot Effort Launched to Reform Redistricting, End Gerrymandering

July 17th 2017

Ballot Effort Launched to Reform Redistricting, End Gerrymandering (Voters not Politicians, July 17, 2017) East Lansing, MI – A plan to end rigging of legislative and congressional districts for partisan advantage was released today by the grassroots group Voters Not Politicians. The constitutional amendment would go before voters on the November 2018 ballot. The proposal […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Berkley City Councilperson Steve Baker

July 11th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Berkley City Councilperson Steve Baker (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 11, 2017) Berkley, MI  – Berkley City Councilperson Steve Baker has announced he is running for re-election in the Nov. 7, 2017 election. At the time of this interview we do not know the complete list of those running, but that will be […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Andrew Cissell for Oak Park City Council

July 9th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Andrew Cissell for Oak Park City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 9, 2017) Oak Park, MI  – Andrew Cissell is one of three candidates for Oak Park City Council for two seats in the Nov. 7, 2017 election. Cissell is also on the ballot with Regina Weiss and incumbent Carolyn Burns. Cissell […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Jules Olsman Huntington Woods City Commissioner

July 5th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Jules Olsman Huntington Woods City Commissioner (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 5, 2017) Huntington Woods, MI – Jules Olsman was elected to Huntington Woods City Commission first in 2009 and again in 2013.  He is seeking re-election on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot. Potential opponents are not yet known, but this post will […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Chris Jackson for Pontiac City Council Dist. 1

July 5th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Chris Jackson for Pontiac City Council Dist. 1 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 5, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Christopher (Chris) Jackson is running for City Council in Pontiac for District 1.  On the August 8 primary ballot there are five candidates for the position: Robert L. Bass, Janiece Gage, Christ Jackson, Marc A. […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Joe LaRussa for Farmington City Council

July 5th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Joe LaRussa for Farmington City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 5, 2017) Rochester Hills, MI  – Farmington resident Joe (Joseph) LaRussa is running for a seat on City Council for the Nov. 7, 2017 election. At the time of this interview we do not know the complete list of those running, but […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Regina Weiss for Oak Park City Council

July 3rd 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Regina Weiss for Oak Park City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 3, 2017) Oak Park, MI – Regina Weiss is one of three candidates for Oak Park City Council for two seats in the Nov. 7, 2017 election. Weiss is also on the ballot with Andrew Cissell and incumbent Carolyn Burns. Weiss […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Dan Terbrack for Berkley Mayor

July 1st 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Dan Terbrack for Berkley Mayor (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2017) Berkley, MI  -Berkley councilperson Daniel (Dan) Terbrack is running for Mayor in the Nov. 7, 2017 election. At the time of this interview we do not know if he has any opposition. Terbrack was first elected in 2007 and he has […]