Economic Justice

Tlaib hosts Detroit hearing on access, equity issues in housing

U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) hosted a congressional field hearing on Friday centering on affordable housing at Wayne County Community College District’s Northwestern Campus...

Michigan Dems to White House contenders after debates: Don’t take state...

After watching this week’s Democratic debates in Detroit, Michigan’s Democratic members of Congress want their party’s presidential candidates to give more attention to the...

Harris, Biden, Castro and more: Where round 2 debate candidates have...

Updated, 9:23 p.m. with new events Thursday from Harris and Biden It's round two of the Democratic presidential debates in Detroit, so the Advance has...

Every time Michigan was mentioned in the 1st Democratic debate in...

Given the Democratic Party’s fall from grace in the Upper Midwest in 2016, when they lost the crucial electoral votes of Michigan, Wisconsin and...

Moderators try to pit Warren, Sanders against moderates in 1st Detroit...

Ten candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination argued Tuesday night that they represent the best chance to deny President Donald Trump re-election, with their...

Your updated guide on where to find presidential candidates in Michigan...

At least 20 presidential candidates will descend on Michigan this week as they prepare for and participate in the second round of Democratic presidential...

Buttigieg says Dems can’t win Midwest in 2020 just by promising...

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said at a Detroit fundraiser Sunday evening that Democrats seeking the nation’s highest office can’t win key Midwest states...

Stevens delivers weekly Democratic address after 2 bills clear U.S. House

Freshman U.S. Rep. Haley Stevens (D-Rochester) was tapped to deliver the Democratic Party’s weekly address Friday, and took the opportunity to point out the...

Kamala Harris at SEIU rally: ‘Detroit was built by workers’

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) on Wednesday became the first presidential candidate to rally with Detroit security officers who are trying to unionize.  Several presidential...

10 presidential hopefuls stress civil rights bona fides at NAACP forum

Ten candidates in the crowded 2020 presidential field made their case as civil rights champions Wednesday, on the closing day of the national NAACP...

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