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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...

Your updated guide on where to find presidential candidates in Michigan...

At least 20 presidential candidates will descend on Michigan this week as they prepare for and participate in the second round of Democratic presidential...

Tlaib in WashPo op-ed: Trump has a ‘hate agenda’ for America

U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) fired back at President Donald Trump's attacks on her and other progressive congresswoman with a stinging column in the...

Michigan Democratic Party Black Caucus backs Kamala Harris for president

On the eve of back-to-back Democratic presidential candidate debates in Detroit scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday, the Michigan Democratic Party Black Caucus announced on...

Tlaib releases bill banning facial recognition technology in public housing

As a debate rages in Detroit over the police department’s use of sophisticated software that can identify and recognize faces, a Michigan lawmaker has...
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While Trump turns fire toward Tlaib, supporters have her back

President Donald Trump has been sounding off on progressive members of Congress for almost two weeks, whipping his supporters into a frenzy last week...

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...

On this day: SCOTUS rules on Milliken v. Bradley Detroit busing...

On July 25, 1974, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 5-4 ruled against cross-district busing in the landmark case, Milliken v. Bradley. The case...

10 presidential hopefuls stress civil rights bona fides at NAACP forum

Ten candidates in the crowded 2020 presidential field made their case as civil rights champions Wednesday, on the closing day of the national NAACP...

Biden touts African American support during SE Michigan swing

Former Vice President Joe Biden campaigned Wednesday in Michigan for the first time as a 2020 presidential contender and stressed his backing from Black...

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