Politics

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John LaPietra says his main goal would be to work on ethics and accountability if he is elected to the state House. The Green Party Candidate is running in the district that includes parts of Kalamazoo and Calhoun Counties.


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Jim Haadsma says he’s hopeful that he will part of a Democratic Majority in the Michigan House next year. Haadsma nearly won a seat representing the 62nd House district two years ago, and is seeking the office again this year.

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State Representative Mary Whiteford says she hopes to work on improving broadband access, bringing down auto insurance costs and mental health access if she wins a second full term in the state House.


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Alberta Griffin says she’s running for state House to protect educational standards, make sure families feel safe and improve infrastructure and water quality.


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Garnet Lewis says she was ready for retirement after a career as an educator and university administrator. But she says the 2016 election made her decide to get reengaged in the political process.


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