Kalamazoo County’s Board of Commissioners is currently split 5-5 between Republicans and Democrats. That’s in part due to partisan divisions on the board.

Michigan Congressman Justin Amash - file photo by Gordon Evans, WMUK
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Republican Congressman Justin Amash says if he wins another term in the House, he wants to keep defending people’s rights, serve as a check on the executive branch, and improve the process in the House.

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State Representative Beth Griffin says her top priorities remain road funding, additional investments in K-12 education and auto insurance reform. Griffin is running for re-election in the 66th state House District.

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Erwin Haas says much of state policy is based on “flawed social sciences.” The Libertarian says if he is elected to the state Senate, he will question those underlying assumptions.

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Aaron Miller says there are always good reforms for the state Legislature to work on. The Republican state lawmaker says auto insurance would be at the top of his list, if he wins a third term in the state House.