2018 Voter & Candidate Toolbox: Your one-stop shop for the statewide elections

Your quick guide to all the fact-driven, data-driven, nonpartisan 2018 issues coverage published by Bridge Magazine.

Where the candidates stand

Bridge Magazine profiles the detailed campaign positions of candidates for governor here. Check back throughout July leading to the August primary election for more coverage...

2018 Michigan Facts & Issues Guide

Two dozen quick-yet-comprehensive reports on Michigan’s biggest issues…

2018 Michigan Solutions Summit Reports

In March, the Center for Michigan and Bridge Magazine convened more than 50 policy experts to discuss Michigan’s biggest issues. What they said about statewide priorities and Michigan’s future…

What we learned (includes expert video clips)

Truth Squad: Watchdogging the Facts in 2018 Campaigns

Bridge Magazine’s Michigan Truth Squad closely follows campaign advertising and social media to fact-check political claims made by candidates and third-party interest groups.

Play the “You Be the Governor” Game

How would you run Michigan? How should Michigan’s elected officials act? The You Be the Governor Game simulates the difficult decisions the governor and legislators must make. Give it a try…

Documentary: Understand Michigan’s Political Divide

Bridge Magazine closely followed a dozen Michigan families to illustrate political divisions and shared values across the state.

Join the 2018 Michigan Truth Tour

The Center for Michigan and Bridge Magazine are traveling across Michigan on a 100-stop tour through election day in November to… Hold community discussions about Michigan issues… Hold ‘Michigan Divided’ documentary screenings… Distribute nonpartisan voter issue guides… And make citizenship fun again with interactive public affairs games, contests, and Coney the Truth Dog.

Stay Informed throughout the 2018 Campaign

Bridge Magazine is a two-time-defending Michigan Press Association “Newspaper of the Year.” Readers and leaders depend on Bridge for Michigan’s most in-depth public service journalism. Bridge is your place to stay informed on big-picture statewide issues and the 2018 election…