Debbie Dingell, seen here after she announced that she is running for Congress, earned the endorsement of the Detroit Regional Chamber.Detroit Regional Chamber endorses federal and state candidates for 2014
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Thursday morning, the Detroit Regional Chamber's political action committee (Chamber PAC) issued its endorsements for candidates running for federal, state, and county offices in the August 5 primary in Michigan.More, including quotes from the Detroit Regional Chamber, responses from Gary Peters and Debbie Dingell, and the names of the other candidates appearing on ballots in Washtenaw County who earned endorsements, at the link.
The organization based its recommendations on responses to a survey, input from committee members and personal interviews with leading candidates interested in the Detroit Chamber’s endorsement to determine the candidates’ stances on business issues and their potential to represent the regional business community.
Chamber PAC endorsed a bipartisan group of candidates, with Democrat Gary Peters earning the organization's nod for Michigan's open U.S. Senate seat, the highest office that earned the Chamber's endorsement this morning.