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US mid-term elections: Michigan
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In the closest race here Democratic incumbent Jennifer Granholm defeated Republican challenger Dick DeVos. The incumbent Senator - Debbie Stabenow, another Democrat - also defeated Republican challenger, Mike Bouchard.

Only one of the 15 Michigan House districts looks set to return a new Congressman: in the 7th district, Republican incumbent Joe Schwartz lost the primary to a more conservative challenger, Tim Walberg. Mr Walberg is now expected to win in this Republican-leaning district.

Democratic incumbent Debbie Stabenow has beaten Republican challenger Mike Bouchard. The other Senate seat is held by Democrat Carl Levin.

  PARTY 2000 2002 2004 2006  
  Democratic 2 2 2 2  
  Republican 0 0 0 0  
  Independent 0 0 0 0  

Michigan has 15 congressional districts.
  PARTY 2000 2002 2004 2006  
  Republican 7 9 9 9  
  Democratic 9 6 6 6  
  Independent 0 0 0 0  

Democratic incumbent Jennifer Granholm retained her post against Republican challenger Dick DeVos.


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