General Election Day is Nov. 2, 2004, for presidential and congressional elections and many state elections. Each state, however, has its own primary schedule:

MICHIGAN

Electoral votes: 17
(270 electoral votes out of a total 538 needed to win general election)

Democratic delegates: 154

Republican delegates: 61

Important Dates:

Feb. 7, 2004: Democratic presidential caucuses

Feb. 24, 2004: Presidential primary election

Aug. 3, 2004: State primary election

Past Results:

2000 PRIMARY WINNERS:
Democrats: Uncommitted with 70.6%
Republicans: McCain with 51%
2000 GENERAL ELECTION:
Democrats: Gore with 51.3%
Republicans: Bush with 46.1%
1996 PRIMARY WINNERS:
Democrats: Uncommitted with 86.6%
Republicans: Dole with 50.6%
1996 GENERAL ELECTION:
Democrats: Clinton with 51.7%
Republicans: Dole with 38.5%

Polling Places:

Michigan has about 5,300 polling places. To find your voting location and to access the Voter Information Center, click here.

Web site: http://www.michigan.gov/sos/0,1607,7-127-1633---,00.html