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FOX-2’s mess over Whitmer’s dress makes international news

FOX-2 got its clicks for a story quoting random people appraising Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's appearance. The station's management defended the move and appears to...

Susan J. Demas: It’s a new day in Michigan, boys. Try...

Just after Christmas 2011, I was sitting in a tent in Arizona's Arrastra Mountains, enjoying the 20-degree chill and a much-needed break from covering politics...

Video: Lawmakers on gov. agenda of equal pay, auto insurance reform

As Gov. Gretchen Whitmer ramps up to reveal her first budget next month, Republican and Democratic lawmakers, not surprisingly, are hoping to hear different...

The day women took over the Senate in 1974

A chorus of “Happy Birthday” to suffragette Susan B. Anthony rang out on the floor of the Michigan Senate on this day in 1974. Although...

FOX-2 doubles down on story with explicit comments about Whitmer’s looks

FOX-2 spent the day getting dragged on social media for its bizarre story featuring random commentators leering at Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's appearance, often in explicit...

Susan J. Demas: You can really just stop with your creepy...

A Detroit TV station decided that an insightful story to throw together on Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's first State of the State address was a...

Top lines from Whitmer’s first State of the State

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer had her share of zingers, applause lines and a corny joke or two — pretty standard fare for a first State...

Whitmer declares Snyder era over — except on budget deadlines

Without mentioning his name, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer took former Gov. Rick Snyder and Republicans who worked with him to task in a sweeping State...

Gov. to skip SOS happy talk tradition, focus on roads, schools

Michiganders have come to expect that once a year, their governor will appear on TV and put a happy face on the state of...

Metro Detroit leaders offer Whitmer advice before 1st State of the...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will deliver her first State of the State message on Tuesday at the state Capitol. Expectations are always high for a...

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