Former Vice President Joe Biden endorses Matt Morgan for Congress in Michigan

On Wednesday, Matt Morgan’s campaign announced Biden’s support, who in a statement said Morgan is “exactly the kind of person we need in Congress today.” “He’s a leader who believes in service,” Biden said in the statement. “We need voices in Washington who will set a better tone for all of us, and Matt is…

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Congressional Candidate Matt Morgan knocks on doors in Marquette

Matt Morgan has been hard at work across the U.P. for a couple days now, making his way from Sault Ste. Marie to Marquette on Wednesday before heading to Escanaba. He spoke to volunteers in Marquette Wednesday afternoon and stressed the importance of connecting with voters so close to Election Day. Read more at TV…

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Morgan, Bergman face off at forum

Michigan District 1 Congressional candidates Matt Morgan and Jack Bergman covered issues including trade, aid for veterans and immigration at a forum in mid October. Keep reading for links to videos of the forum.

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Progressive Activists and Candidates bloom in Northern Michigan

“If you ask me to write down 100 words that characterized me, Democrat would not be in the top 100,” (Matt Morgan) said. “We have Democratic voters up here and that’s been one of my bigger frustrations. We’ve turned our backs on a lot of Democratic voters, the blue-collar voters, the timberman, the steel workers,…

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Congressional Candidates Talk Economics

(Matt Morgan) said his economic priorities are health care, infrastructure and education. He noted not only is access to affordable medical treatment important to individuals, but healthcare facilities are the top employer in many areas of the 1st Congressional District. In addition, Morgan said it’s important to not only think about road and bridges as…

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Democrat Matt Morgan will be on ballot in 1st Congressional District

Matt Morgan had to obtain 5 percent of the total votes cast in the Democratic gubernatorial primary race in the 1st Congressional District, which came out to 3,781 votes, according to the Secretary of State’s office. He obtained 29,293 votes in the Democratic primary as a write-in candidate. “This win belongs to the voters of…

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Detroit Free Press Reports on Matt Morgan’s Write-in Campaign

““(Matt Morgan) did run a very successful write in campaign, he needed almost 3,800 write-in votes and he got 29,000 so he will be on the November ballot,” said Sally Williams, director of elections for the Secretary of State.” Read more at the Detroit Free Press

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How Bad Are Things for the GOP? A Democratic House Candidate Got 30,000 Write-In Votes in Michigan

From the Intercept: “In April, Michigan officials who oversee elections kicked Democrat Matt Morgan off the congressional ballot, leaving the Republican incumbent, Rep. Jack Bergman, to run unopposed in the general election. That was the plan, at least, until primary day on Tuesday, when more than 30,000 Democratic voters cast write-in ballots in Michigan’s 1st…

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Congressional write-in candidate Matt Morgan expects to be on Michigan November ballot

Interlochen Public Radio reports on U.S. Congressional Candidate Matt Morgan’s write-in campaign: “(Matt Morgan) A Traverse City Democrat is confident he’ll appear on the November ballot for northern Michigan’s seat in U.S. Congress.” Read the article.

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Vice.com on Districts that could swing the 2018 midterm election

Vice.com report on key districts throughout the US that could flip in 2018, including a write up on Matt Morgan and his values. Read more. 

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