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2020 Candidate Interview: Anne Marie Roop for Oxford Township Treasurer

May 23rd 2020

Voters in Oxford Township have two choices for Treasurer in the Republican Primary on Aug. 4.

2020 Candidate Interview: Rita Irwin for Waterford Twp Treasurer

May 4th 2020

In the race for Waterford Township Treasurer there is a primary on the Republican side, with Rita Irwin and Steve Thomas vying for the seat.

2019 Candidate Interview: Ferndale Councilperson Raylon Leaks-May

August 13th 2019

Raylon Leaks-May is running for re-election for City Council in the Nov. 5, 2019 election.

2018 Candidate Interview: Ruth Johnson for State Senate Dist. 14

October 20th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Ruth Johnson for State Senate Dist. 14 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2018) Brandon Township, Groveland Township, Highland Township, Holly Township, Lake Angelus, Rose Township, Springfield Township, Waterford Township, Grand Blanc, and Fenton, MI –Ruth Johnson is the Republican candidate for State Senate for the 14th District. Also on the ballot is […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Doug Tietz for State Rep Dist. 41

October 18th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Doug Tietz for State Rep Dist. 41 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2018) Clawson, Troy, MI –Doug Tietz is the Republican candidate for State Representative in the 41st District. Also on the ballot is Democrat Padma Kuppa. Election Day is Nov. 6, 2018. Check out the interview with Tietz below: For more […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Mitch Swoboda for State Rep. Dist. 37

September 23rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Mitch Swoboda for State Rep. Dist. 37 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 23, 2018) Farmington, Farmington Hills, MI- Republican Mitch Swoboda is running for State Representative of the 37th District which includes Farmington and Farmington Hills. He is running against Democratic Incumbent Christine Greig. State Representative is a two-year term. Election Day is Nov. […]

Aug. 7 Primary Candidate Interviews and Ballot Proposals

August 5th 2018

Aug. 7 Primary Candidate Interviews and Ballot Proposals 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 did […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Ted Villella for County Commissioner Dist. 4

July 28th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Ted Villella for County Commissioner Dist. 4 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 28, 2018, updated Oct. 20, 2018) Clarkston, Independence Township, Waterford, MI – Ted Villella is the Democratic candidate for County Commissioner in the 4th District. Incumbent Tom Middleton is the Republican candidate seeking re-election. Election Day is Nov. 6, 2018. Check out […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor

July 22nd 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Gretchen Whitmer for Governor (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 22, 2018) Lansing, MI –Gretchen Whitmer is running in the Democratic Primary for Governor of Michigan. Also on the Aug. 7, 2018 Democratic Primary ballot are Abd.ul El-Sayed,  and Shri Thanedar. In the Republican Party Primary  are Brian Calley, Patrick Colebeck, Jim Hines and Bill […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Marty Knollenberg for State Senate District 13

July 19th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Marty Knollenberg for State Senate District 13 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 19, 2018) Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Berkley, Clawson, Royal Oak, Rochester Hills, Rochester, Troy, MI – State Senator Marty Knollenberg is running for re-election to the 13th District. He is unopposed in the Republican Primary. In the Democratic Primary, Mallory McMorrow is unopposed. […]