Download the 2020 Michigan Elections app for your one-stop source for information on state and federal elections in Michigan this year.
The source for all information on the app is Gongwer News Service, an independent news source on state government and politics staffed by our team of nonpartisan professional journalists.
Disclaimer: Neither this app nor Gongwer News Services represents a government or political entity.
The app will update regularly throughout the year.
•Biographical information about candidates, including education, age, family, employment, community involvement and track record in running for elected office. Gongwer’s unmatched database provides that history for any candidates running this year who ran for state and/or federal office going back to 2002.
•A search function enabling users to more easily find a specific candidate
•A push-messaging alert system to let users know when Gongwer has uploaded new information to the app as well as provide some breaking news;
•Contact tools enabling users to reach the candidates’ campaigns via email, phone and U.S. mail.
•Links to maps for all 14 U.S. House districts, 38 Michigan Senate districts and 110 Michigan House districts.
•Links to candidates’ campaign finance information.
•Links to candidates’ Facebook and Twitter pages.
•A button that allows users to view only those races for the August primary and November general election that Gongwer considers legitimately competitive.
•A chart sorting all U.S. House, Michigan Senate and Michigan House races by competitiveness, labeling them as safe Republican, lean Republican, toss-up, lean Democrat or safe Democrat as determined by Gongwer’s staff.
•A snapshot analysis of what to expect in each state and federal race in Michigan from Gongwer’s staff.
•Lists of endorsements for candidates as groups issue those endorsements.
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Updated analysis and key races