Presidential Election

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Clerks in Michigan cities or township of at least 25,000 people can start processing a surge of absentee ballots a day before November's presidential election under legislation signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. 

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Tue., Oct. 15 at 8 p.m.  | Get closer to the debates with live fact-checking from NPR Politics.

Betsy DeVos photo
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls Betsy DeVos the "worst secretary of education we've seen." Sen. Amy Klobuchar says DeVos "shouldn't be in her job." Beto O'Rourke's take on DeVos: "We can do better."

Kamala Harris
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Democratic presidential hopeful and California Sen. Kamala Harris will highlight a fundraiser for the Detroit NAACP branch.

Facebook Ads Targeted Michigan Voters in 2016

Oct 8, 2017

WKAR's Reginald Hardwick talked with Shannon McGregor, University of Utah assistant professor, who wrote an article for Buzzfeed. It said both Presidential campaigns heavily targeted Michigan voters with Facebook ads and used embedded employees from Facebook to spread their message.s

Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton face off in the final presidential debate Wednesday night at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.


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Frontline: The Choice 2016

Oct 5, 2016
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Sun. Oct. 9 at 7pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | View profiles of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, two polarizing presidential candidates.

Elections 2016
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Get closer to the debates with live fact-checking from NPR Politics

The Contenders 16 for '16

Sep 20, 2016
The Contenders 16 for '16
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Tue. Oct. 25 at 8pm on WKAR-HD 23.1 | Perot/Nader – The Independents: Follow the campaigns of two candidates who challenged the two-party system and ran as independents.