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As COVID-19’s grip tightened, Michiganders at home and abroad fought for...

Since the first person in China became sick with the disease we now know as COVID-19, life has changed for people around the world...

Nobody can gather petition signatures right now. What does that mean...

As more people stay at home to slow the spread of COVID-19 and flatten the curve, face-to-face petition gathering for 2020 elections has ground...

Upton may face toughest race in decades, hasn’t ‘thought about’ endorsing...

WASHINGTON — Democrats have their sights on the seat of longtime U.S. Republican Rep. Fred Upton as a prime pickup opportunity this fall.  The 66-year-old...

Nessel fights Trump proposals for women, LGBTQs

Women and members of the LGBTQ community have become the targets of two federal proposals aiming to roll back anti-discriminatory protections, according to Michigan...

Susan J. Demas: What Pete Buttigieg’s historic candidacy meant for LGBTQ...

I feel like a jerk. Like a lot of people, I got caught up in the Democratic primary and whose plans I thought would be...

Rick Haglund: How can Michigan become a top 10 state? It...

Hey, average Michigan worker: How would you like to be making $13,000 a year more than you earn now? You would if Michigan was performing...

Column: End HIV stigma and discrimination, and then we can end...

It’s a weird word to use, but in many ways I’m lucky — lucky because I only had to watch one friend die as...

5 Michigan reps. net perfect scores from Catholic social justice org

Five Michigan U.S. House members received 100% ratings from a Washington, D.C.-based Catholic organization that lobbies for economic and social justice. The Network Lobby for...

Whitmer positions Dems as party of action in response to Trump

In her official Democratic response to President Donald Trump's meandering State of the Union Speech on Tuesday night, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer only said...

Transgender ban on school sports proposed by Arizona Republicans

A Republican legislator from Phoenix wants to ban transgender students from athletic teams that align with their gender identity.  Arizona state Rep. Nancy Barto’s House...

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