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The DJC Gubernatorial Interviews

This year, Michigan voters will be selecting a new governor, who will be facing important issues that will determine the health and vitality of the state for years to come. The first step in the electoral process is the state primary on August 7, when the standard bearer for both the Democratic and Republican parties will be determined.

The Detroit Journalism Cooperative invited all major party candidates to be interviewed.

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Democratic Nominee for Attorney General Dana Nessel Joins Detroit Today
Democratic Nominee for Attorney General Dana Nessel Joins Detroit Today
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Nessel responds to reports of a toxic campaign office and says she’s willing to revisit charges against Gov. Snyder in Flint Water Crisis.

As governor, Bill Schuette would consider ‘all options’ for struggling schools, including closings
As governor, Bill Schuette would consider ‘all options’ for struggling schools, including closings
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Attorney General Bill Schuette is putting struggling Michigan schools on notice: Shape up or face the consequences if he becomes governor.

Catholic College in Detroit is Offering Classes to an All-Muslim Group
Catholic College in Detroit is Offering Classes to an All-Muslim Group
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The students are studying social justice at Marygrove.

Michigan ballot issues: What to know about Prop 3 (voting rights)
Michigan ballot issues: What to know about Prop 3 (voting rights)
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BALLOT ISSUE: Proposal 3 (Promote the Vote) WHAT IT WOULD DO: Prop 3 enshrines a variety of voting rights in the state constitution. Some are measures Michigan already has in some form: statewide election audits and the right of the U.S. military and overseas voters to receive absentee ballots. The proposal would make those rights harder to change by including them

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