More than 90 Muslims including Deedra Abboud have entered races for public office on the local state and national levels
Fred Woodhams, a spokesman for the MI secretary of state's office, said Tuesday's turnout was "drastically higher" than in past primaries, approaching 2.2 million voters.
More than 1.1 million people voted in the Democratic gubernatorial contest, double the number in the 2010 race, and about 140,000 more than the almost 1 million who voted in the Republican primary.
On the Democrats' side, Gretchen Whitmer beat out newcomer Abdul El-Sayed. Turnout numbers posted online only go back 40 years.
Gretchen Whitmer, a former Democratic leader in the MI state Senate, claimed her party's nomination for governor Tuesday, defeating two insurgent rivals and setting up a crucial test for Midwestern Democrats and organized labor in November. Debbie Stabenow, who is seeking a fourth term.
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Throughout her campaign, Whitmer has argued that she's a progressive with a track record.
However, "it turned into her invoking victim status", he said. Republican leaders in the state worry that Kobach, who is best known for supporting voting restrictions and strenuously opposing immigration, could put the office at risk in the general election. And yet our leaders have failed us, and that's exactly what this campaign is all about: taking care of the families of this state.
Dan Bongino added that there is a "serious question" as to whether someone can successfully hold a debate with a leftist without being derogatorily called an "-phobe" or a "-ist". He likes Trump but said the president's endorsement did not sway him.
"We need a governor who knows how to get things done". Party activists will choose attorney general and secretary of state nominees at a convention in late August, and Schuette said Wednesday his running mate will be a woman.
In Kansas, Republicans were also hurtling to the end of a bruising primary for governor: Jeff Colyer, the Republican incumbent, appeared at dire risk of losing the GOP nomination to Kris Kobach, a hard-right state official whom Trump endorsed on Monday.
"I'm here to tell you: right here right now, come November, the red wave is coming right through MI", he said.
Rare "Firenado" Erupts As Firefighters Battle Factory Blaze
While fighting a massive blaze on Tuesday, Leicestershire Fire and Rescue in England caught video of what it dubbed a "firenado". The fire "completely gutted" the outside storage unit where the fire started, destroying more than 600,000 trays.
USA launches airstrikes as Taliban attack Afghan city
Thirty Taliban fighters and one Afghan security forces' member were killed, according to the provincial government. The Taliban frequently exaggerate their battlefield gains and downplay losses incurred during fighting.
Magic Leap One To Launch Today
The carrier will thus have demo units in select stores located across San Francisco, Chicago, Atlanta, Boston, and Los Angeles. However, thanks to some tantalising hints on the official Magic Leap website , we might now know the launch date.
Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 with 6.4-inch screen
There's also a stress management tracker, breathing exercises for wellness, an well as a "new advanced" sleep tracker. In the USA , the Galaxy Watch price starts at $329 for the 42mm version and is back to $349.99 for the 46mm version.
WhatsApp messages and usernames can be faked, researchers find
A common problem is seen of spread of messages claiming to offer free vouchers, airline tickets, with fake links being shared. In a bid to curb fake news menace in India, Facebook Inc's WhatsApp officially rolled out forward message limit on Wednesday.
DOOM Eternal officially coming to Switch
There's also a new dash feature that allows the player to quickly burst forward before slaughtering large groups of demons. Pain Elementals, Arachnotrons, and Arch-Viles are making their comeback in DOOM Eternal .