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‘It would force me to lie to patients’: Republicans consider so-called...

The latest anti-abortion bill introduced in the Michigan Legislature would require physicians to inform patients who are getting medication abortions of a medically unproven...

Here’s what could happen in Michigan if Roe v. Wade is...

In 1973, the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in Roe v. Wade granted Americans the constitutional right to access a safe and legal abortion.  But...

Stabenow touts child tax credit boost as ‘tax cut for working...

Starting next week, many Michigan families will receive monthly payments from the federal government through the new child tax credit expansion, benefiting nearly 2...

Column: There are 1.4 billion reasons for a bipartisan investment in...

After years of restrictive policies that prevented most families from receiving any assistance with their childcare costs, coupled with very low wages for childcare...

House panel mulls bill requiring medical providers to give anti-abortion information

The House Health Policy Committee held a hearing Thursday morning on a bill that would require medical providers to provide anti-abortion information and offer...

GOP-led House adopts anti-abortion resolution 

The state House adopted a resolution Tuesday to “call for the enforcement of all laws regulating or limiting the practice of abortion” in Michigan...

Recent Supreme Court ruling is ‘small step’ toward affirming tribal rights

A unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruling last week is being seen as a step in the right direction toward untangling complex jurisdictional issues that...

Two U.P. tribes roll out gender-inclusive response to missing, murdered Indigenous...

Two tribes in Michigan's Upper Peninsula came together this week to introduce new, gender-inclusive tribal response plans for the issue of missing and murdered...

Women leaders speak up about harassment, misogyny in Michigan politics

It’s been a tumultuous year and a half in Lansing. Aside from the Michigan Capitol being the epicenter of armed protests, threats to officials over...

Column: Michigan mamas of color cheer national paid leave and childcare...

April ended on a high note, with a whirlwind of action in support of progressive paid leave and childcare policies. Between President Biden’s address...

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