Gubernatorial

Garlin Gilchrist II, Gretchen Whitmer
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer announced the selection of Garlin Gilchrist II as her running mate Monday, calling the University of Michigan social media expert and former liberal organizer a "tech guru" who would fix problems in state government.

Gubernatorial Democratic Candidates
Gretchen Whitmer, Shri Thanedar and Abdul El-Sayed / Facebook

Michigan's three Democratic candidates for governor will meet for two televised debates.

Patrick Colbeck, Dr. Jim Hines, Gretchen Whitmer, Bill Schuette, Shri Thanedar, Abdul Al-Sayed and Brian Calley
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Michigan's seven gubernatorial candidates have sparred on the same stage in what is likely their only joint forum before the August primary.

WKAR file photo

Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Calley has submitted more than 25,000 nominating signatures to qualify for the ballot.

Shri Thanedar
Shri Thanedar Facebook Page

Democrat Shri Thanedar is planning to spend $1 million to air 10 new TV ads in the governor's race over the next two months.

Tax Return
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Three more Michigan gubernatorial candidates have voluntarily released portions of their tax returns, saying the public deserves to know the information even though the state doesn't require candidates to disclose it.

AG Bill Schuette
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Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is expected to make official what has long seemed inevitable — he is running for governor.