Election

Donald Trump, Republican Party presidential nominee hopeful, speaks to supporters at a pre-caucus rally in Cedar Rapids, IA on February 1, 2016. Trump is expected to win the Michigan primary.

Frontrunner Donald Trump won the Michigan Republican primary Tuesday night with 37.7 percent of the Republican vote.

Dental student Sydney Sherman receives a ballot to vote in the Michigan primary election at the Michigan Union on Tuesday.

Across the entire state, the economy and jobs, government spending, terrorism and immigration were the issues Michigan residents cared most about, according to CNN exit polls. However, for students at the University of Michigan college affordability, women’s rights and the performanc

Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders speaks in the Crisler Center in Ann Arbor on Monday.

Supporters of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) filled Crisler Center Monday for the candidate’s first visit to Ann Arbor: a “Get Out To Vote” rally the day before the Michigan primary.

Hillary Clinton

The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit was packed with 400 people on Monday for presidential candidate Hillary Clinton’s last rally before the March 8 Michigan primary.

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) on the debate stage in Flint on Sunday.

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (D–Vt.) met in Flint on Sunday for the seventh debate of the primary season, with a strong local focus

UM-Flint Chancellor Susan E. Borrego speaks with a reporter about UM Flint's partnership with CNN in the Recreation Center in Flint, MI on Sunday.

“Much of this room was loaded in by students,” Borrego said. “Students were runners, they were seat fillers at the debate itself, they worked in communications, they’ve been around here all week working in different ways.”

Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) speaks about his accomplishments as mayor and how that translates into good experience at the GOP Field Office in Livonia on Tuesday.

After departing New Hampshire with a much-needed second place finish last week, Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R) is now banking on an equally strong turnout in Michigan.

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) enjoys a warm welcome from the crowd at the Eastern Michigan University Convocation Center on Monday.

At the Monday rally, he largely addressed familiar topics surrounding his campaign — including issues pertaining to Flint, higher education and youth voter turnout.

Donald Trump, Republican Party presidential nominee hopeful, speaks to supporters at a pre-caucus rally in Cedar Rapids, IA on Monday. Trump came in second at the Iowa Caucus.

In a speech before his loss at the Iowa caucuses Monday, Donald Trump said he felt “guilty” about not spending enough money in the state.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at a rally at Muscatine High School in Muscatine, Iowa on Sunday, eight days before the Iowa Caucuses.

When Trump told the country in June he planned to run for president, a number of pundits deemed his candidacy a grab for the spotlight. And with rhetoric as brash and controversial as Trump’s has been, he certainly got it.