pam byrnes http://michiganradio.org en Pam Byrnes shares what issues are most important to her http://michiganradio.org/post/pam-byrnes-shares-what-issues-are-most-important-her <p></p><p>Former Democratic State Rep. Pam Byrnes announced last year that she is running against Republican Congressman Tim Walberg. Walberg represents Michigan’s 7<sup>th</sup> District.</p><p><em>*Listen to our interview with Byrnes above.</em></p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 21:38:52 +0000 Stateside Staff 15865 at http://michiganradio.org Pam Byrnes shares what issues are most important to her Former state lawmaker to run for Michigan's 7th congressional district seat http://michiganradio.org/post/former-state-lawmaker-run-michigans-7th-congressional-district-seat <p>A former state lawmaker is launching her bid to challenge mid-Michigan Congressman Tim Walberg in 2014.</p><p></p><p>Pam Byrnes announced her campaign for the Democratic Party nomination today.</p><p></p><p>She is an attorney from Chelsea with a background in family law.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;She is the former Director of the Washtenaw County Friend of the Court.&nbsp; Byrnes was also the Executive Director of the University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Byrnes says Washington is broken and that is hurting middle class families.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:07:14 +0000 Steve Carmody 13599 at http://michiganradio.org Former state lawmaker to run for Michigan's 7th congressional district seat