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Nessel to charge 2 more priests in clergy probe, announce PFAS...

Updated, 5:25 a.m. 12/26/19 The Catholic church sexual abuse investigation continues to expand in Michigan, as Attorney General Dana Nessel said she plans to announce...

Nessel wants Legislature to change law shielding drugmakers, says it’s impacting...

Days after announcing a new opioids lawsuit, Attorney General Dana Nessel said she'd like to see changes to Michigan's one-of-a-kind law that prevents state...

Rick Haglund: Don’t count on Trump losing Michigan in 2020 over...

President Donald Trump, who was impeached for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, is a bully and world-class vulgarian. Who else would come to...

Whitmer ‘concerned’ about Michigan government shutdown in 2020

In one of her last acts of her first year in office, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed a supplemental spending deal negotiated — at long...

Curtis Hertel: Virginia’s governor refuses to kill Right to Work. But...

As we turn the calendar to 2020, I am excited for the opportunities we have in the new year. In 2020, we have an...

Gov. signs online gambling, sports betting bills

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Friday morning signed a large package of bills that create the framework for legalized online gaming and sports betting.  The governor’s...

New: Little-noticed Whitmer admin change restores child support for some low-income...

Come January, qualifying Michigan low-income families who receive both child support and cash assistance will begin seeing additional funds – up to either $100 or...

11 Michigan lawmakers vote for USMCA trade agreement

The long-awaited update to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) took a big step forward on Thursday.  The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement's (USMCA) overwhelming passage in...

Susan J. Demas: After Trump attack, the GOP Legislature must name...

It takes a lot to shock anyone about Donald Trump these days, but the president managed to accomplish that at his Battle Creek rally...

Whitmer likely ditching 45-cent gas tax, as ‘worst pothole season in...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's signature pledge to "fix the damn roads" will have to wait until 2020, as she and the GOP Legislature never hammered...

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