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A glass ceiling shattered: Black and South Asian women celebrate Harris’...

When U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) entered the race for president in 2019, China Cochran, a political organizer and activist from Detroit, immediately backed...

Shirkey, Chatfield don’t announce election action, say they asked Trump for...

Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) and House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) said that the group of Michigan lawmakers who met with President Donald...

Shirkey, Chatfield face backlash ahead of Trump visit

All eyes are on Michigan Friday as Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake), House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) and several other state GOP leaders...

Experts say state canvassers have only one role: Certify the election

A panel of Michigan election experts agreed on Friday that the only role of the Board State of Canvassers is to certify state election...

Pro-Trump lawyer mixes up Michigan, Minnesota in affidavit alleging election fraud

Lin Wood, the pro-President Donald Trump lawyer who filed the lawsuit against Georgia’s Secretary of State, has alleged voter fraud in an affidavit largely...

Independent redistricting panel tables director hiring decision

A pool of six finalists interviewed Thursday with the hope of leading the state’s autonomous Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission, which is set to finish...

GOP leaders head to D.C. for post-election meeting with Trump, decline...

In her last COVID-19 press update before Thanksgiving, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday criticized state Republican leadership and President Donald Trump for focusing more...

GOP holds another election hearing, Benson says office ‘on track’ to...

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said on Thursday that her office is “on track” to perform the planned statewide audit of the Nov....

Michigan SOS: There is ‘no legal mechanism to rescind’ Wayne Co....

Two Republicans on the Wayne County Board of Canvassers are trying to rescind their vote to certify the county’s presidential election results, but a...

Detroit NAACP chief: ‘We’re not going to let them steal the...

Several Detroit residents remain fired up about GOP efforts to discredit presidential election results.  The Wayne County Board of Canvassers on Tuesday evening certified the...

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