News In The Upper Peninsula
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Politics Democratric state representative candidates discuss issues
ESCANABA — In a joint interview, former State Representative Judy Nerat questioned Sharon Gray’s experience as an accountant as qualification for the position of State Representative. > AUDIO
Monday, March 12, 2012
Politics Benishek kicks off campaign for second Congressional term
IRON MOUNTAIN - Congressman Dan Benishek today is announcing his intention to run for a second term. The Crystal Falls Republican kicked off his campaign at the Dickinson Medical Building in Iron Mountain.AUDIO
Monday, February 6, 2012
Politics Snyder, Camp to support Benishek re-election bid
IRON MOUNTAIN – Congressman Dan Benishek’s campaign today announced that both Governor Rick Snyder and Congressman Dave Camp (R-MI) will serve as honorary co-chairs of the freshman member’s 2012 re-election campaign.
Friday, January 7, 2011
Politics Benishek delivers first comment on House floor
WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressman Dan Benishek’s first statement on the House floor dealt with repealing the health care reform law that his predecessor Bart Stupak was instrumental in passing.
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Politics Casperson, McBroom sworn in at local ceremony
ESCANABA - State Senator-elect Tom Casperson of Escanaba and State Representative-elect Ed McBroom of Vulcan were sworn in at a local ceremony Wednesday. VIDEO
Saturday, April 10, 2010
Politics Charon says Stupak's retirement leaves void
Delta County Democrat Party Chair Bill Charon said there's a certain sadness to Congressman Bart Stupak's announcement to leave Congress. Listen to the interview.
Friday, April 9, 2010
Politics National and Michigan leaders comment on Stupak's retirement
Following U.S. Congressman Bart Stupak’s announcement he would not seek re-election, national leaders and leaders from Michigan offered statements.
Monday, March 15, 2010
Politics Benishek announces run for Congress
Daniel J. Benishek, M.D. announced today that he is running as a Republican against Bart Stupak for Michigan’s 1st District seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Politics Stupak passes on gubernatorial run
Congressman Bart Stupak will not seek the Democratic nomination for Michigan governor, reported the Washington Post today.