Michigan House District 6

Cook rates this race as “Leans Republican.”

Fred Upton (Rep.-I)

Campaign

Raised

$3.1 million

Spent

$3.6 million

Outside Spending

Supporting

$857,332

Opposing

$1.6 million

Matt Longjohn (Dem.)

Campaign

Raised

$1.5 million

Spent

$1.5 million

Outside Spending

Supporting

$142,435

Opposing

$367,882

The Firehose

Campaign data from Michigan House District 6, including real-time campaign finance filings, votes, articles via Google News, Cook Political Report rating changes and Google Trends from the last 30 days. Updated every 15 minutes. See more about our sources and methodology.

Demographics

According to the 2014 American Community Survey, the population is mostly white (81%) and black (8%). The percentage of people aged 65+, 16%, is about average. The unemployment rate is 6.9%, about average.