Debbie Dingell http://wemu.org en Interview: 12th Congressional District Candidate Raymond Mullins http://wemu.org/post/interview-12th-congressional-district-candidate-raymond-mullins <p>Ypsilanti attorney Raymond Mullins is challenging Debbie Dingell in the 12th Congressional district primary on August 5th.&nbsp; Mr. Mullins visited the WEMU studios to talk about the campaign.</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="450" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/160156453&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false&amp;visual=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:37:05 +0000 Bob Eccles 49323 at http://wemu.org Interview: 12th Congressional District Candidate Raymond Mullins Interview: 12th Congressional District Candidate Debbie Dingell http://wemu.org/post/interview-12th-congressional-district-candidate-debbie-dingell <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/160002040&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_comments=true&amp;show_user=true&amp;show_reposts=false" width="664px"></iframe>As the August 5th primary election draws near, Debbie Dingell, one of two Democrats seeking to fill her husband John's 12th Congressional district seat, stops by the WEMU studios to talk about the campaign.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:20:28 +0000 Bob Eccles 49261 at http://wemu.org Interview: 12th Congressional District Candidate Debbie Dingell 12th U-S House Seat Candidate Ray Mullins Challenges Opponent Debbie Dingell To Debate http://wemu.org/post/12th-u-s-house-seat-candidate-ray-mullins-challenges-opponent-debbie-dingell-debate <div>Ray Mullins thinks America needs some people in congress who "give a damn about the poor and middle class." &nbsp;The Ypsilanti Attorney faces Debbie Dingell in the Democratic primary for the 12th&nbsp;U-S House district.&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 07:35:59 +0000 Andrew Cluley 49199 at http://wemu.org 12th U-S House Seat Candidate Ray Mullins Challenges Opponent Debbie Dingell To Debate IBEW Endorses Debbie Dingell http://wemu.org/post/ibew-endorses-debbie-dingell <p>Congressional hopeful Debbie Dingell has been endorsed by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Dingell is seeking the Democratic nomination for the 12th Congressional District, a seat currently held by her husband, John Dingell, who is retiring at the end of this term.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:52:47 +0000 Bob Eccles & Taylor Pinson 48230 at http://wemu.org IBEW Endorses Debbie Dingell Mullins Submits Petitions For 12th Congressional District Bid http://wemu.org/post/mullins-submits-petitions-12th-congressional-district-bid <p>Ypsilanti attorney Ray Mullins has submitted nominating petitions to run for the 12th Congressional district seat being vacated by the retirement of Congressman John Dingell.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Mullins says he submitted 1,289 signatures at the state Bureau of Elections in Lansing.&nbsp; At total of at least 1,000 valid signatures are required to appear on the ballot in the August primary election.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:40:30 +0000 Bob Eccles 44762 at http://wemu.org Mullins Submits Petitions For 12th Congressional District Bid Debbie Dingell Visits EMU, WEMU Studios http://wemu.org/post/debbie-dingell-visits-emu-wemu-studios <p>Debbie Dingell is running to fill her husband, Congressman John D. Dingell's 12th district seat.&nbsp; She stopped by the WEMU studios Thursday and spoke with WEMU's Bob Eccles.</p><p></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="450" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/145208768&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;visual=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:02:55 +0000 Bob Eccles 44545 at http://wemu.org Debbie Dingell Visits EMU, WEMU Studios Ypsilanti Attorney Challenging Debbie Dingell http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-attorney-challenging-debbie-dingell <p>Ypsilanti Attorney Raymond Mullins wants to be elected to John Dingell's seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, and part of the reason he's running is that Dingell's wife Debbie is running.</p><p></p><p><br />"I think that we should have a chance of giving the public a different choice," Mullins said. "I don't believe in straight out inheriting a position."<br /><br />Mullins says if elected to the 12th Congressional District seat he'll work to improve educational opportunities for everyone, and fight for a criminal justice system that's equitable for all.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 08:15:28 +0000 Bob Eccles 43697 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Attorney Challenging Debbie Dingell Ypsilanti Attorney Seeks Democratic Nomination in 12th Congressional District http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-attorney-seeks-democratic-nomination-12th-congressional-district <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A prominent </span>Ypsilanti<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Attorney will seek to fill the vacancy being created by the retirement of U-S Representative <a href="http://dingell.house.gov/">John </a></span><a href="http://dingell.house.gov/">Dingell</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Democrat <a href="http://www.attyraymullins.com/">Raymond Mullins </a>has announced his candidacy for the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">12</span><sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> District Congressional seat that’s been held by the 87-year old </span>Dingell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> for nearly 60-years. &nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 08:43:35 +0000 David Fair 43473 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Attorney Seeks Democratic Nomination in 12th Congressional District State Senator Rebekah Warren Will Not Seek Congressional Seat http://wemu.org/post/state-senator-rebekah-warren-will-not-seek-congressional-seat <p>There will be a new Representative in the 12th Congressional District next year, but it won't be current State Senator Rebekah Warren. The Ann Arbor Democrat posted the following statement on her Facebook page: &nbsp;</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 19:11:27 +0000 David Fair 42485 at http://wemu.org State Senator Rebekah Warren Will Not Seek Congressional Seat Ypsilanti Republican Joins Race in 12th Congressional District http://wemu.org/post/ypsilanti-republican-joins-race-12th-congressional-district <p>United States Representative John Dingell (D-Dearborn) has announced he will not seek re-election this year, after serving in Congress for nearly 60-years. His wife, Debbie, last week announced she will seek the Democratic nomination to fill the 12th Congressional seat. Today, an Ypsilanti man announced he will seek to replace the 87-year old political legend, as a Republican.</p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 16:18:49 +0000 David Fair 42267 at http://wemu.org Ypsilanti Republican Joins Race in 12th Congressional District Debbie Dingell Officially Kicks Off Congressional Campaign http://wemu.org/post/debbie-dingell-officially-kicks-congressional-campaign <div>Debbie Dingell formally announced today she's running for the 12th Congressional seat her husband has held for nearly 60 years. &nbsp;Dingell had kick-off events in Dearborn, Ann Arbor, and Ypsilanti.</div><div> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 23:11:55 +0000 Andrew Cluley & David Fair & Taylor Pinson 42214 at http://wemu.org Debbie Dingell Officially Kicks Off Congressional Campaign Debbie Dingell Expected to Announce Run for Husband's Seat Friday http://wemu.org/post/debbie-dingell-expected-announce-run-husbands-seat-friday <div>&nbsp;A Democratic official says Debbie Dingell will seek the House seat currently held by her husband, who has announced plans to retire after the longest congressional career in history.</div><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:54:50 +0000 Associated Press 42048 at http://wemu.org Rep. John Dingell To Retire http://wemu.org/post/rep-john-dingell-retire <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> <meta content="http://www.freep.com/article/20140224/NEWS06/302240060/John-Dingell-longest-serving-U-S-representative-retire" name="standout" /> </p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> <meta content="John Dingell,Carl Levin,Fred Upton, John Conyers, Ann Arbor" name="news_keywords" /> </p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:34:54 +0000 Associated Press 41980 at http://wemu.org Rep. John Dingell To Retire