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Hoekstra Wins Michigan Senate Primary

10:21 PM, Aug 7, 2012 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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Former congressman Pete Hoekstra has won the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Michigan, reports the Associated Press.

Pete Hoekstra

Pete Hoekstra

Hoekstra, the favorite to win the primary, defeated businessman Clark Durant for the chance to challenge incumbent Democrat Debbie Stabenow in November. According to the RealClearPolitics average, Stabenow leads Hoekstra by 11 points.

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