Former U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra said Tuesday he’s still waiting for U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow to agree to broadly televised debates in Michigan’s U.S. Senate race, preferably on issues of foreign policy and the economy. “She has been delinquent in both of those areas,” Hoekstra said at a Lansing press conference. “I would love to … Continue Reading →
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Rick Santorum, the former GOP presidential candidate, endorsed Pete Hoekstra Wednesday in his bid for the U.S. Senate. Hoekstra is facing Clark Durant, Cornerstone Schools co-founder, and former Grand Rapids judge Randy Hekman for the GOP nomination Aug. 7. The winner will challenge U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Lansing, in November. Santorum, who narrowly lost to … Continue Reading →
Lansing –A political action committee supporting Clark Durant over Pete Hoekstra in the U.S. Senate Republican primary reported Thursday raising another $210,000 from 14 individual donors and businesses. That’s on top of $188,500 Prosperity for Michigan PAC reported raising in the second quarter in an amended campaign finance report filed Monday with the Federal Election … Continue Reading →
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul is on an endorsement streak today. After announcing his backing for Kerry Bentivolio for 11th District Congressional seat, we learn he’s also backing Clark Durant for U.S. Senate. Durant faces former U.S. Rep. Pete Hoekstra and former Grand Rapids judge Randy Hekman in the GOP primary Aug. 7. The winner will … Continue Reading →