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2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

August 3rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21 – CANCELLED

May 26th 2018

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21     UPDATE – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Hazel Park, MI – The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a nonpartisan candidate forum on June 21 at 6:30pm at Hazel Park Recreation Center 620 West Woodward Heights, Hazel Park. District 9 includes […]

Lathrup Village Candidate Interviews 2017

October 29th 2017

Lathrup Village Candidate Interviews 2017 Lathrup Village, MI – Oakland County Times has invited all local candidates seeking office on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot to do a video interview.  Below are the ones who accepted. Click on the picture to view. In Lathrup Village there are five people running for three seats.  The top […]

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. […]

2016 Election: Candidate Interviews & Issues

August 10th 2016

2016 Election: Candidate Interviews and Issues (ongoing main coverage page) Oakland County, MI – Now that the primaries are over, it’s time to think about the 2016 Presidential Election. There are many local races happening as well, plus ballot issues.  The official list is not ready from the County Clerk yet, however we’ve been doing […]

Candidate Interview: Shelley Goodman Taub County Commissioner Dist. 12 (video)

May 15th 2016

Candidate Interview: Shelley Goodman Taub County Commissioner Dist. 12 (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 15, 2016) Birmingham, MI – County Commissioner Shelley Goodman Taub of District 12 is seeking reelection.  The district include Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township and Birmingham.  Goodman Taub faces challenger Chuck Moss in the Republican Primary on Aug 2.  The winner of […]

Interview: Joe Rozell…Huntington Woods Commission (video)

September 13th 2015

Interview: Joe Rozell Candidate for Huntington Woods City Commission 2015 (video) (C. Proxmire, Sept. 11, 2015) Elections are coming up on Nov. 3, 2015 and among those running for a partial term on the Huntington Woods City Commission is Joe Rozell. Rozell is an 11-year resident of Huntington Woods who works as Director of Elections […]