In the first election since congressional redistricting, the NEMW welcomes 30 freshman House members and 5 new Senators. Of these new Senators, 3 were previously House members. Overall, the region shifted to a party split of 93 Democrats and 71 Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives. This is a decrease of 1 Democrat and 9 Republicans. In the U.S. Senate, the region shifted to a party split of 26 Democrats, 8 Republicans, and 2 Independents, compared to 23 Democrats, 11 Republicans, and 2 Independents previously. A link showing the results for both chambers, race-by-race, is below.
Election Impacts for the NEMW
- 08/25/2014 Detroit Water Utility Balances Solvency and Public Need for Water
- 08/14/2014 Historic Rainfall Demonstrates Need for Major NEMW Urban Stormwater Upgrades
- 08/06/2014 NEMWI Project Assesses Water Data Needed to Reduce Harmful Algal Blooms' (HABs') Impacts on Drinking Water and Water Quality in Lake Erie
- 07/31/2014 NEMWI Invasive Species Risk/Release Study Awarded New Funds