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Congressional Challenger Sheffield Says He Will Focus On Michigan, Not DC

July 31, 2014

For a half-century Democrat John Conyers has had a stranglehold on a seat in Congress representing Detroit, as well as portions of other neighboring communities. But his opponent in the upcoming Democratic primary – the Reverend Horace Sheffield – says Conyers has been in the US House so long he’s lost touch with constituents. Sheffield tells WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter that there needs to be a new, more energetic face representing Michigan’s 13th Congressional district…