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2016 Candidate Interview Evan Agnello for OCC Trustee

October 20th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Evan Agnello for OCC Trustee (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2016) Oak Park, MI – Evan Agnello is one of over a dozen people who are running for Oakland County Community College (OCC) Trustee.  There are three open seats. This voluntary position helps oversee the administration and the budgeting process of the […]

2016 Candidate Interview: Jackie Hart and Mike Davisson for Ferndale School Board

October 3rd 2016

2016 Candidate Interview:  Jackie Hart and Mike Davisson for Ferndale School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  There are two positions on the Ferndale School Board this Nov. 8 Election, and there are two people running for them. Though their election is presumptive, the oc115 still wanted to give candidates Jackie […]

League of Women Voters Forum on Regional Transit Proposal Oct. 1

September 25th 2016

League of Women Voters Forum on Regional Transit Proposal Oct. 1 (EVENT page) Bloomfield Hills, MI –  The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting an informational presentation and Question and Answer Session on the Regional Transit proposal that will be on the Nov. 8 ballot. Saturday, October 1, 2016 10 AM Bloomfield Township […]

Birmingham School Board Candidates Forum Oct. 5

September 25th 2016

Birmingham School Board Candidates Forum Oct. 5 (EVENT page)   Beverly Hills, MI –  The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a candidate forum on: Wednesday, October 5, 2016 7 PM Birmingham Public Schools Administration Office (adjacent to Groves High School) 31301 Evergreen Beverly Hills, MI Birmingham School Board. 7 candidates, vote for […]

West Bloomfield School Board Candidate Forum Sept. 29

September 25th 2016

West Bloomfield School Board Candidate Forum Sept. 29 (EVENT page) West Bloomfield, MI –  The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a candidate forum on: Thursday, September 29, 2016 7 PM West Bloomfield High School 4925 Orchard Lake Road West Bloomfield, MI 48323 West Bloomfield School Board. 4 candidates, voter for 2 for […]

2016 Candidate Interview Colleen Crossey for County Commissioner 9th District (video)

September 20th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Colleen Crossey for County Commissioner 9th District (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 20, 2016) Novi, MI – Democrat Colleen Crossey is running for County Commissioner for the 9th District which includes Novi, Novi Twp and part of Northville.  Republican Hugh Crawford is also running for the seat. Crossey explained that she is […]

2016 Candidate Interview County Commissioner Dave Woodward (video)

September 20th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview County Commissioner Dave Woodward (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 20, 2016)   Royal Oak, MI – Oakland County Commissioner Dave Woodward of the 19th District is up for re-election. Woodward represents the communities of Berkley and Royal Oak.  He is a Democrat.  Republican Michael Ryan and Libertarian Jim Fulner are challenging him […]

What do Low Voter Turnout Numbers Mean for Democracy?

September 1st 2016

    What do Low Voter Turnout Numbers Mean for Democracy? (Kurt Metzger, Sept. 1, 2016) Pleasant Ridge, MI – Does anyone care about Voter Turnout any more – especially in the primaries? While it is my hope (though I have grave doubts, especially with primary turnout) that voters realize how often primaries determine most […]

2016 Candidate Interview David Cuttner for County Commission 17th District

July 29th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview David Cuttner for County Commission 17th District (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 28, 2016) Southfield, MI – In the race for Oakland County Commissioner for the 17th District there are two Republicans in the primary:  David A. Cuttner and Regina Brim.  The Republican Primary is Aug. 2.  The winner of that race […]

2016 Candidate Interview Salvatore Delia for Oakland County Commission Dist. 2

July 14th 2016

2016  Candidate Interview Salvatore Delia for Oakland County Commission Dist. 2 (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 14, 2016) Groveland Township, MI – Salvatore Delia is one of three Republicans in the race for Oakland County Commissioner for District 2, which includes five townships: Groveland, Holly, Springfield, Rose, and Highland.  Delia lives in Groveland. On Aug. […]