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Michigan joins states fighting Trump’s emergency declaration for wall

Michigan's attorney general had some harsh words about President Donald Trump's national emergency declaration to gain funding for a border wall. Dana Nessel called it “a...

Immigrant detention company could buy private land since Whitmer nixed plan

A Virginia-based company that planned to build a private immigrant detention center in Michigan may now consider buying private property after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer...

Activists voice border wall dissent

Left-leaning Michigan activists met in a Lansing church basement on Monday to show their support for Presidents Day protests planned across the nation. The action...

FOX-2’s mess over Whitmer’s dress makes international news

FOX-2 got its clicks for a story quoting random people appraising Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's appearance. The station's management defended the move and appears to...

Susan J. Demas: It’s a new day in Michigan, boys. Try...

Just after Christmas 2011, I was sitting in a tent in Arizona's Arrastra Mountains, enjoying the 20-degree chill and a much-needed break from covering politics...

Whitmer halts land sale for $35M private immigrant detention center

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is canceling a plan to sell state land to a company trying to build a private immigrant detention center in Michigan,...

Video: Lawmakers on gov. agenda of equal pay, auto insurance reform

As Gov. Gretchen Whitmer ramps up to reveal her first budget next month, Republican and Democratic lawmakers, not surprisingly, are hoping to hear different...

The day women took over the Senate in 1974

A chorus of “Happy Birthday” to suffragette Susan B. Anthony rang out on the floor of the Michigan Senate on this day in 1974. Although...

FOX-2 doubles down on story with explicit comments about Whitmer’s looks

FOX-2 spent the day getting dragged on social media for its bizarre story featuring random commentators leering at Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's appearance, often in explicit...

ACLU: Ballot measure limit law unconstitutional, ‘squelches’ speech

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Michigan says a new law restricting the ballot initiative process is unconstitutional and will result in citizens’...

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