A list of people running for office and ballot issues on the August 2018 primary election.

This is just a rough draft, please help complete this list as information becomes available.

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Election results, August 2014



US House of Representatives

7th District

Michigan's 7th congressional district consists of all of Branch, Eaton, Hillsdale, Jackson, and Lenawee counties, and includes most of Calhoun and a large portion of western and northern Washtenaw counties.

Michigan's 15th District contains parts of Washtenaw and Wayne counties, and all of Monroe County.

Attorney General

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Secretary of State

University of Michigan Board of Regents



State House of Representatives

52nd district

The 52nd House District includes Washtenaw County (part), Ann Arbor city (part), Bridgewater Township, Chelsea city, Dexter Township, Freedom Township, Lima Township, Lodi Township, Lyndon Township, Manchester Township, Northfield Township, Pittsfield Township (part), Salem Township, Saline city, Saline Township, Scio Township (part), Sharon Township, Sylvan Township, and Webster Township..

53rd district

The 53rd House District includes part of the city of Ann Arbor.

54th District

The 54th House District includes Washtenaw County (part), Superior Township, Ypsilanti city, and Ypsilanti Township.

55th District

The 55th House District contains Washtenaw County (part), Ann Arbor City (part), Ann Arbor Township (part), Augusta Township, Milan city (part), Pittsfield Township (part), and York Township.

Incumbent Adam Zemke is term-limited and cannot run again.

State Senate

18th district

Incumbent Rebekah Warren is term-limited and cannot run again.

22nd district

Incumbent Joe Hune is term-limited and cannot run again.

Washtenaw County Commissioner

list of candidates is maintained by the County Clerk, and contains contact information.

1st district

2nd district

3rd district

4th district

5th district

6th district

7th district

8th district

9th district



Ann Arbor City Council


First Ward

Second Ward

Third Ward

Fourth Ward

Fifth Ward

Ann Arbor Board of Education


Ypsilanti City Council


Incumbent Amanda Edmonds (D) has announced she will not seek reelection.

Two candidates have announced intent to run in November, but will not appear on the August ballot:

First Ward

Second Ward

Incumbent Dan Vogt has announced he will not run for reelection.

Third Ward

Incumbent Brian Robb did not file to run for reelection.

 Desirae Simmons (campaign facebook page) has announced an intent to run in November, but will not appear on the Augsut ballot.

Ballot Questions

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