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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 […]

2016 Candidate Interview Cyndi Peltonen for State Rep. 41st District

October 28th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Cyndi Peltonen for State Rep. 41st District (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2016) Clawson, MI – Democrat Cyndi Peltonen is running for State Representative of the 41st District, which includes Troy and Clawson.  The seat is currently held by Republican State Rep. Martin Howrylak who is seeking reelection. Peltonen is a teacher […]

2016 Candidate Interview State Rep. Klint Kesto

October 28th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview State Rep. Klint Kesto (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 27, 2016) Walled Lake, MI – State Representative Klint Kesto of the 39th District is seeking his third term in office.  The 39th District includes West Bloomfield, Commerce Township, Wixom and White Lake.  Democrat Michael Stack and Independent Beth McGrath will also appear on […]

2016 Candidate Interview Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper

October 19th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2016) Beverly Hills, MI – Oakland County Prosecutor Jessica Cooper is running for reelection.  Also on the Nov. 8 ballot for Prosecutor is Republican Mike Goetz.  Cooper was elected in 2008.  Prior to that she served as a Judge at various levels […]

2016 Candidate Interview State Rep. Robert Wittenberg

October 15th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview State Rep. Robert Wittenberg (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2016) Oak Park, MI – Democratic incumbent Robert Wittenberg is the State Representative for the 27th District, representing Berkley, Huntington Woods, Oak Park, Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Hazel Park, and Royal Oak Township.  He is running for re-election on the Nov. 8, 2016 ballot.  […]

2016 Candidate Interview Anil Kumar for US Congress 11th District

October 9th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Anil Kumar for US Congress 11th District (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 9, 2016)   Bloomfield, MI – Dr. Anil Kumar is the Democratic candidate for United States Congress for the 11th District.  He is running against Incumbent Dave Trott.  Independent (and former Republican Congressperson) Kerry Bentivolio. The 11th District includes Auburn Hills, […]

2016 Candidate Interview State Representative Joe Graves 51st District

September 4th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview State Representative Joe Graves 51st District (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 4, 2016)   Holly, MI – State Representative for the 51st District Joseph (Joe) Graves is hoping to be the longest-serving member of the legislature since term limits were instituted. He began serving in March 2012 with  partial term that will give […]

Candidate Interview: Chuck Moss for County Commission Dist. 12 (video)

May 15th 2016

Candidate Interview: Chuck Moss for County Commission Dist. 12 (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 15, 2016) Birmingham, MI – Republican Chuck Moss is in the running for a seat he previously held:  County Commissioner for District 12.  That District includes Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township and Birmingham.  Moss is challenging incumbent Shelley Goodman Taub in the […]

Candidate Interview: Jim Ellison for State Rep. 26th District (video)

May 2nd 2016

Candidate Interview: Jim Ellison for State Rep. 26th District (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 2, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Current Royal Oak Mayor Jim Ellison is running for State Rep. for the 26th District, which includes Madison Heights and Royal Oak. Current State Rep. Jim Townsend cannot run again due to term limits. Ellison […]

Waterford: Meet w/Congressman Dave Trott, and State Reps Runestad and Tedder Feb. 4

January 16th 2016

Waterford: Meet w/Congressman Dave Trott, and State Reps Runestad and Tedder Feb. 4 (EVENT page) Waterford, MI – If you are looking for an opportunity to have your voice heard about the important issues facing all of us at the state and federal levels, then you will want to join the North Oakland Republican Club […]