Monday, November 7, 2016 - 9:08pm
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GRAND RAPIDS — In one of her final campaign stops of the election season, Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton spoke to a crowd of 4,000 at Grand Valley State University about her vision for the country in an attempt to galvanize voters one day before the election.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 9:08pm

As the election season comes to a close, the University of Michigan’s chapters of College Democrats and College Republicans plan to encourage student voting through campaign events and watch parties of differing sizes.

The College Democrats are lauding a campus visit from President Barack Obama on Monday, where he will campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 7:09pm

With campaign stops from both presidential candidates and their surrogates just days before the election, Michigan’s importance as a possible swing state in the presidential election has never been more apparent.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 4:23pm
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With less than a week until the presidential election, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I–Vt.) encouraged students to vote for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at Western Michigan University Wednesday discussing key issues of her campaign from higher education reform and rising economic inequality.

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 5:46pm

The Chicago-based real estate agency that agreed to purchase a vacant lot formely owned by the YMCA in Ann Arbor has backed out of a major redevelopment plan, according to the Ann Arbor News.

The Habitat Company terminated the contract after disagreements with the city’s requests that the company include more affordable housing and energy efficient practices in their plans for construction.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 1:24pm
Wil Wheaton, actor, campaigns for Hillary Clinton at the Vault of Midnight comic book store.

Wednesday morning, actor Wil Wheaton discussed mental illness and the importance of state and local level races with fans at an Ann Arbor comic book store event, affectionately referred to as a “Nerds for Hillary” by some crowd members.

Wheaton came to the Vault of Midnight comic book store, which drew approximately 100 people, to campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 6:35pm

During the lead up to the presidential election, The Michigan Daily is polling students about campaign issues. This is the third iteration of the survey.

This period, the Daily’s survey was sent to 1,000 University of Michigan students and received 175 responses over a period of two days. The sample was chosen randomly from University undergraduates and is reported in the aggregate.

Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 6:33pm

The University of Michigan has received a fair amount of attention from the Democratic party this election season, with visits from Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I–Vt.). However, there have been no surrogate or candidate visits from any other party.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 7:58pm

Toyota announced Monday that it is partnering with the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute and Ann Arbor Public Schools in a ongoing project aimed at increasing road safety.

The collaborative effort attempts to increase participation in Ann Arbor Connected Vehicle Test Environment, a program that gathers data on a driver’s behavior on the road. The UMTRI and the UM Mobility Transformation Center plan to analyze this data to better understand how to prevent collisions. 

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 6:36pm
Tim Kaine speaks at a rally at Focus: HOPE in Detroit on Tuesday.

Democratic vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine visited Detroit Tuesday to present Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s plan to eliminate poverty across the United States.

He spoke at Focus: Hope, a nonprofit focused on alleviating poverty and racial division through education and job training for underrepresented minorities.

In his remarks, Kaine highlighted revitalization efforts in Detroit, saying it emphasized the importance of investing in economic development.