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Lee Iacocca

Lee Iacocca, titan of the Detroit auto industry, dies at 94

Lee Iacocca, the legendary Ford executive credited with launching the Mustang and saving Chrysler in the 1980s, died Tuesday. He was 94. The news of...
Dana Nessel

Nessel exploring criminal, civil charges in payroll fraud cases

Updated 1:32 p.m. State Attorney General Dana Nessel announced Tuesday that her office could soon file criminal or civil charges against Michigan businesses accused of...

Progressives needle Harvard, Snyder over fellowship

Former Gov. Rick Snyder was named a senior research fellow at Harvard Kennedy School’s Taubman Center for State and Local Government last week, and...

Whitmer wants to close ‘skills gap,’ but some experts call it...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has been vocal about wanting to “close the damn skills gap.” The Democratic governor tends to use the line almost immediately...
Amash and Afendoulis

Afendoulis joins chorus of Amash primary challengers

State Rep. Lynn Afendoulis (R-Grand Rapids Twp.) is the latest to announce a 2020 run for Michigan’s 3rd Congressional District based in the Grand...

Lawmakers plug electric vehicle plan

A bipartisan package of bills in the state House and Senate would create a network of electric car charging ports and support the electric...
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Nessel’s office joins nationwide anti-spam action

Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and 14 other states taking legal action against intrusive spam callers, her office...

Levin, Slotkin, Tlaib say USMCA must be rebooted

Three members of Michigan’s congressional delegation are among the signatories to a letter urging the rewrite of a North American trade agreement.  Freshmen U.S. Reps....

Dingell, Upton push for national fuel economy standard

Two members of Michigan’s congressional delegation are part of a coalition urging regulators to adopt a national fuel economy standard.  U.S. Reps. Debbie Dingell (D-Dearborn)...

Rick Haglund: Michigan’s finances are still reeling from recession, outdated tax...

Much has been made of Michigan’s “lost decade”— the period between 2001 and 2010 in which Michigan shed jobs every year. But Michigan and most...

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