Gubernatorial Election

The gubernatorial election in Michigan is coming up, with the primary on August 7, 2018, and the general election on November 6, 2018. Michigan Governor Rick Snyder is term-limited, and Republicans hope to maintain the governorship. Meanwhile, Democrats hope to regain the office after eight years of GOP control.

Below are links to all Michigan Conservative articles and pages related to the gubernatorial race and the candidates.

Campaign News/Opinion

August 7, 2017 | One Year Out: Gubernatorial Primary

September 24, 2017 | Mackinac Straw Poll Results



Brian Calley (

November 28, 2017 | Calley Enters Gubernatorial Race

Patrick Colbeck (

Jim Hines (

Bill Schuette (

September 12, 2017 | Schuette Announces Gubernatorial Run

September 16, 2017 | Trump Tweets Support for Schuette

November 27, 2017 | Pence Backs Schuette in Governor Race

December 5, 2017 | Michigan Candidates Earn Major Endorsements


Bill Cobbs (

Abdul-El-Sayed (

January 27, 2018 | Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Proves Himself Civically Illiterate

Shri Thanedar (

Gretchen Whitmer (


Gubernatorial Endorsements


Republican Primary Polling

Democratic Primary Polling

General Election Polling