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Court case to end term limits fails in federal court

A lawsuit that challenged Michigan’s legislative term limits was dismissed by a federal court Wednesday. The bipartisan lawsuit, Kowall et al v Benson, signed by...

Whitmer wants $5M in COVID relief plan for Capitol gun ban

A $5.6 billion COVID-19 recovery plan unveiled Tuesday by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer carves out $5 million to be put toward upgrading security at the...

Susan J. Demas: A Biden presidency offers a return to normalcy....

Two weeks after barbarians stormed the People's House with Confederate and Trump flags, Nazi slogans and guns, on the hunt for the vice president,...

Trump commutes Kwame Kilpatrick’s sentence before departing office

Outgoing President Donald Trump on late Tuesday evening commuted the sentence of disgraced former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick more than 20 years before it...

A congressman and his aides armed themselves with scissors in the...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle slipped a pair of scissors into his pocket as rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol. He didn’t tell his staff...

Shirkey changes story about militia leaders meeting, state police deny involvement

After facing social media backlash for his September comments about helping militia leaders in Michigan with messaging; Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) changed...

Few show up for right-wing demonstration at Michigan Capitol amid strong...

The small group of protesters, including armed members of the far-right, anti-government “boogaloo bois,” who gathered outside the Michigan Capitol in downtown Lansing Sunday...

New: Michigan GOP Senate leader advised militias on messaging, says they’ve...

Just a month before 13 men were charged by state and federal law enforcement for a far-right plot to allegedly kidnap and execute Democratic...

‘I will be on that platform’: Michigan House Dems who survived...

U.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence (D-Southfield) was on the House floor Jan. 6 when insurrectionists stormed the Capitol building, armed with President Trump flags, clubs,...

More than 25K National Guard members from 50 states headed to...

WASHINGTON — Wednesday’s presidential inauguration ceremony for Joe Biden may have a scaled-down audience due to the pandemic, but the security presence on hand...

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