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Upton, Amash join Dems in resolution condemning Trump’s racist remarks against...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on Tuesday night voted largely along partisan lines to approve a resolution that condemns President Trump’s “racist comments directed...
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Trump’s tweets put congressional Republicans in tough spot

WASHINGTON — Congressional Republicans scrambled on Monday to decide how — or whether — to respond to President Trump’s continued tirade against four freshman...

Tlaib on Trump’s ‘bigoted’ tweetstorm: ‘We know this is who he...

President Donald Trump on Monday doubled down on his racist attacks against four progressive members of Congress, while U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) called...

3 Michigan Republicans disappointed with Trump’s racist tweets against Tlaib, AOC

Updated, 2:01 p.m. 7/15/19 with comments from Congressman Huizenga: Three* GOP U.S. House members aren't on board with President Donald Trump's racist tweetstorm against U.S....

Study: Sanders has least diverse staff of senators running for president

People of color account for 41% of Democratic voters, but make up a lower percentage of the U.S. Senate staff for two of the...

Tlaib strikes back at Trump for telling progressive congresswomen to ‘go...

President Donald Trump spent another Sunday morning furiously tweeting, including bigoted attacks against progressive members of Congress, although not by name. U.S. Reps. Rashida Tlaib...

Milliken v. Bradley: The Michigan court case at the heart of...

Determined and deliberate, Linda Moragne in 1971 enrolled at Detroit Cody High, an overwhelmingly white school on the city’s far westside. The 14-year-old African...

Highway named in Aretha Franklin’s honor

There's finally a "freeway of love," as Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Monday signed a bill memorializing Detroit pop legend Aretha Franklin. House Bill 4060, sponsored...
Rashida Tlaib

Pelosi, Tlaib, 2020 Dems will speak at NAACP convention

Political heavy hitters from Michigan and elsewhere will descend on Detroit at the end of July for the NAACP’s 110th annual convention.  The African American...

On anniversary of SCOTUS upholding Trump’s travel ban, Dems call for...

Activists and members of Congress protested this week in Detroit President Donald Trump's ban on residents traveling from mostly Muslim-majority countries from the United...

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