A list of people running for office in the August 2014 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.

John Dingell is the incumbent, but has announced that he will not seek reelection.

Attorney General

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.

State Senate

18th district

22nd district

Washtenaw County Commissioner

A 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


22d Circuit Court Judge - Incumbent

22d Circuit Court Judge - Non-incumbent

Ann Arbor City Council


John Hieftje (D) is the incumbent.who has announced he will not run for reelection.

First Ward

Second Ward

Sally Hart Petersen (D) is the incumbent, but has announced a candidacy for Mayor.

Third Ward

Christopher Taylor (D) is the incumbent, but he has announced he will run for Mayor.

Fourth Ward

Margie Teall (D) is the incumbent, but she has announced that she will not run for re-election.

Fifth Ward

Ann Arbor Board of Education

Ypsilanti City Council


Incumbent Paul Schreiber (D) has announced he will not seek a third term.

First Ward

Second Ward

Third Ward

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