The Campaign Spot

Election-driven news and views . . . by Jim Geraghty.

It Has Been a Long Time Since Republicans Led in Michigan So Consistently


There’s a new gubernatorial poll out in Michigan, where seemingly several thousand are running for that office on both sides. The short version is, if you have an “R” after your name, you’re in the lead in a general-election matchup. The two leading Republicans are Rep. Pete Hoekstra with 27 percent and state attorney general Mike Cox with 21 percent.

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