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Revamped COVID-19 biz immunity bills move from House committee

A package of GOP bills to shield companies from liability during COVID-19 passed out of a House panel Wednesday, after incorporating feedback from opponents...

Stabenow blasts Trump admin over GAO report showing southern advantage in...

The nonpartisan U.S. Government Accountability Office this week reported that eight of the nine states receiving the highest trade-war aid payments per acre in 2019...

Susan J. Demas: The majority backs Whitmer’s pandemic actions. But it...

If I were governor, most things would still be shut down in Michigan, including outdoor dining, malls and gyms that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has...

State rolls out free tuition program for essential workers

Gov. Whitmer on Thursday announced a major $24 million investment to give better educational opportunities to frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. She was joined...

Watchdog: Detroit-anchored congressional districts ‘shortchanged’ in PPP loans

Stephanie Byrd feels like she’s hanging on by a shoestring. The second-generation small business owner has been rocked by COVID-19. And her parents, Alida...

Support sounded for Marathon’s $363K settlement in Detroit, comment period still...

A leading environmental rights organizer and a Detroit school official voiced support last week during an online public hearing for a consent order against...

Michigan gyms can reopen at limited capacity, organized sports can resume 

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer said Thursday that gymnasiums and pools in Michigan — closed by her earlier this year to reduce the spread of COVID-19...

Rep. Tate, Detroit Lion great blame Big 10 football absence on...

State Rep. Joe Tate (D-Detroit) and former Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson are among leaders who are blaming President Donald Trump for the...

Michigan ranks 5th in nation for daily COVID-19 testing

State advancements in COVID-19 testing are paying off, with Michigan ranking fifth in the country last week for the number of daily tests conducted,...

Ivanka Trump tours Warren GM facility

Ivanka Trump, President Trump’s daughter, on Wednesday toured a General Motors design and tech facility in metro Detroit. Ivanka Trump, also an adviser to the...

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