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Detroit News 2020 election editorial endorsements guide

The Detroit News

The Detroit News is endorsing candidates running in a number of races in the Nov. 3 election. As we endorse in different races, we'll be adding links to those endorsements to this file, so you can find them more easily. Please note that our endorsements are for our subscribers, and you can subscribe at any time here

President of the United States

For president, we can’t lend our name to men whose values we don’t share

U.S. Senate

Senator for the State of Michigan

U.S. House of Representatives

House of Representatives Districts 1-14

Endorsement for Michigan's 1st congressional district 

Endorsement for Michigan's 2nd congressional district 

Endorsement for Michigan's 3rd congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 4th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 5th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 6th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 7th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 8th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 9th congressional district 

Endorsement for Michigan's 10th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 11th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 12th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 13th congressional district

Endorsement for Michigan's 14th congressional district

Michigan Supreme Court

Justices of the Supreme Court of Michigan

Wayne County

Our picks for state House from Wayne County

Endorsements for Wayne County offices

Oakland County

Our picks for Oakland County state House

Endorsements for Oakland County prosecutor, other races

Endorsement for Oakland County executive

Macomb County 

Our picks for state House from Macomb County

Endorsements for Macomb County offices

University boards

University of Michigan Board of Regents

Michigan State University Board of Trustees

Wayne State University Board of Governors

State Board of Education

Our choices for State Board of Education

Ballot Proposals 

Editorial: Vote yes on Detroit's Prop N

Editorial: Vote 'no' on Wayne RESA school millage

Vote 'no' on Prop 1 to free future resources

Endorsements are determined independently by The Detroit News Editorial Board and have no influence on news coverage.

For news coverage on the election, visit our politics page.