LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The two men running for Michigan governor have hired newspokesmen for the general election campaign.
Democrat Virg Bernero has chosen Cullen Schwarz to be hiscommunications director. Schwarz had been U.S. Rep. Gary Peters'spokesman.
Bernero also has a new campaign manager, Walt Herzig, who ran the2006 Michigan Democratic coordinated campaign that helped re-electGov. Jennifer Granholm and Sen. Debbie Stabenow.
Former Bernero campaign spokesman Jamaine Dickens, will becomespokesman for the Democrats' coordinated campaign.
Republican Rick Snyder has hired former Michigan Republican Partyspokesman Bill Nowling, who most recently was House
Republicans communications director.
Nowling will replace Jake Suski, who has returned toCalifornia.
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