According to a new report, spending on state Supreme Court elections has doubled in the last decade. According to polls, three in four Americans believe money spent on campaigns for judgeships can affect later courtroom decisions; some states are calling for methods to protect the court system from special-interest money donated during election season.
We get an update about Michigan from Chris Christoff, Lansing Bureau chief for the Detroit Free Press. Find out what John McCain’s recent decision to pull his campaign out of the state means for his chances in the Wolverine State and how the financial downturn has affected a ...
Michigan has more electoral votes than Iowa and New Hampshire combined, but its upcoming January 15th primary has not gotten a lot of attention yet…and most of the Democratic candidates’ names won’t even appear on the ballot. We look into how the state has dealt with a faltering economy, a ...
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