Governors Race Lt. Gov. Brian Calley Joins Gubernatorial Race By Associated Press & Sergio Martínez-Beltrán • Nov 28, 2017 Courtesy Photo Lt. Gov. Brian Calley will seek a promotion to governor next year. Lt. Gov. Calley Shifts From Ballot Drive To Prep for Governor Run By Associated Press & Rick Pluta • Nov 10, 2017 Facebook Lt. Gov. Brian Calley handed over the leadership of his part-time Legislature ballot drive to conservative grassroots activists Friday, as he prepared for an expected 2018 campaign for governor. Listen Listening... / 0:32 President Trump Endorses Schuette For Governor By Associated Press • Sep 17, 2017 GETTY IMAGES President Donald Trump has endorsed Attorney General Bill Schuette for governor of Michigan. Attorney General Bill Schuette Expected To Announce Run for Michigan Governor By Associated Press • Sep 12, 2017 File photo / WKAR-MSU Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is expected to make official what has long seemed inevitable — he is running for governor.