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Column: Michigan must count all kids in 2020 census 

It might be hard to believe, but young people will be trickling into school over the coming weeks for a new year with friends....

Night 2: Every time candidates brought up Michigan in the debate

“All politics is local” is one of the biggest maxims in the business — and it remained true on Wednesday evening as the second...

Protesters arrested during border shutdown hours before 2nd Dem debate

Immigrants and allies blocked traffic on Wednesday at the Windsor Tunnel, an international crossing between Detroit and Ontario, Canada. The group of about 300...

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...
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Slotkin bill passes mandating water and basic needs for detained migrants

Less than a week after taking a bipartisan trip to the southern border, U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) saw her legislation requiring basic necessities...

Poll: Michigan voters say immigration helps economy, split on health care

A survey of Michigan voters conducted ahead of next week’s Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit shows that despite a rancorous media climate, the...

Report: Rep. Mitchell retiring in 2020

U.S. Rep. Paul Mitchell (R-Dryden) is retiring after only two terms representing Macomb County and the Thumb, Politico reported Wednesday morning. Mitchell, who represents the...

Slotkin: Border camps ‘a tragedy … for every single link in...

After U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) toured migrant holding facilities in Texas last Friday and the U.S.-Mexico border crossing itself, she said the humanitarian...

Column: Most of my family was wiped out by the Nazis....

Six million Jewish men, women and children were killed in the extermination camps of Nazi Germany. They were dehumanized by a government policy that...

Report: Mitchell asks for Trump meeting over ‘Send her back’ chant

At least two non-Democratic members of Michigan’s congressional delegation have publicly pushed back on a xenophobic chant that took place during President Donald Trump’s...

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