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State Facts

Capitol:Lansing
Nickname:Great Lakes State; Wolverine State
Bird:Robin
Motto:If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you

Past Presidential Elections

2012

Barack Obama:54.3%
Mitt Romney:44.8%

2008

Barack Obama:57.4%
John McCain:41.0%

2004

John Kerry:51.2%
George Bush:47.8%

2000

Al Gore:51.3%
Ralph Nader:2.0%
George Bush:46.2%

1996

Bill Clinton:51.8%
Ross Perot:8.8%
Bob Dole:38.5%

1992

Bill Clinton:43.8%
Ross Perot:19.3%
George Bush:36.4%

1988

Michael Dukakis:45.7%
George Bush:53.6%

Previous Election Results, other races

2014 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Gary PetersDemocratic504,102100.0%

2014 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Mark SchauerDemocratic513,263100.0%

2014 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Gary PetersDemocratic1,704,93654.6%
Jim FulnerLibertarian62,8972.0%
Terri Lynn LandRepublican1,290,19941.3%

2014 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Mark SchauerDemocratic1,479,05746.9%
Rick SnyderRepublican1,607,39950.9%

2014 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Terri Lynn LandRepublican588,084100.0%

2014 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Rick SnyderRepublican617,720100.0%

2012 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Debbie StabenowDemocratic2,735,82658.8%
Pete HoekstraRepublican1,767,38638.0%

2010 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Virg BerneroDemocratic309,51858.5%
Andy DillonDemocratic219,30441.5%

2010 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Virg BerneroDemocratic1,287,32039.9%
Rick SnyderRepublican1,874,83458.1%

2010 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Mike BouchardRepublican127,42212.2%
Mike CoxRepublican240,67723.0%
Pete HoekstraRepublican281,69526.9%
Rick SnyderRepublican381,58836.4%

2008 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Carl LevinDemocratic561,676100.0%

2008 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Carl LevinDemocratic3,038,38662.7%
Jack HoogendykRepublican1,641,07033.8%

2008 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jack HoogendykRepublican495,467100.0%

2006 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Debbie StabenowDemocratic513,438100.0%

2006 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jennifer GranholmDemocratic531,322100.0%

2006 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jennifer GranholmDemocratic2,142,51356.4%
Dick DeVosRepublican1,608,08642.3%

2006 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Debbie StabenowDemocratic2,151,27856.9%
Michael BouchardRepublican1,559,59741.3%

2006 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Michael BouchardRepublican360,40960.5%
Keith ButlerRepublican235,07239.5%

2006 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Dick DeVosRepublican581,404100.0%

2002 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
James BlanchardDemocratic254,58624.3%
David BoniorDemocratic292,95828.0%
Jennifer GranholmDemocratic499,12947.7%

2002 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jennifer GranholmDemocratic1,633,79651.4%
Dick PosthumusRepublican1,506,10447.4%

2002 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Carl LevinDemocratic1,896,61460.6%
Andrew RaczkowskiRepublican1,185,54537.9%

2002 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Dick PosthumusRepublican474,80481.4%
John SchwarzRepublican108,58118.6%

2000 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Debbie StabenowDemocratic2,061,95249.5%
Spencer AbrahamRepublican1,994,69347.9%

1998 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Geoffrey FiegerDemocratic300,45841.2%
Larry OwenDemocratic272,36037.3%
Doug RossDemocratic156,84721.5%

1998 Governor General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Geoffrey FiegerDemocratic1,143,57437.8%
John EnglerRepublican1,883,00562.2%

1998 Governor Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Gary ArtinianRepublican55,45310.4%
John EnglerRepublican477,62889.6%

1996 Senate General Election

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Carl LevinDemocratic2,195,73858.4%
Ronna RomneyRepublican1,500,10639.9%

1996 Senate Primary

CandidateParty# Votes% Votes
Jim NicholsonRepublican326,83547.9%
Ronna RomneyRepublican355,58352.1%

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