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Nessel joins 19 states, Kentucky governor in defense of ACA in...

The fight to prevent President Donald Trump’s administration and the state of Texas from repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) continued Wednesday as Michigan...

Chatfield, dad both file lawsuits against Whitmer on same day

State House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) and his father, the Rev. Stanley Chatfield III, both filed lawsuits against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Wednesday to...

GOP leaders plan big budget cuts, don’t say if they’ve asked...

The state budget is facing a massive shortfall caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, with estimates of a roughly $7 billion revenue hit over the...

GOP lawmakers file lawsuit to gut Whitmer’s emergency powers

Michigan GOP leaders on Wednesday announced they filed a lawsuit against Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in an effort to curb her executive powers during...

As promised, Whitmer vetoes GOP bill cutting her emergency powers

As she said she would, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer vetoed a bill that would have limited her power to extend the state of emergency and...

Shirkey turns to ballot measure before courts to limit Whitmer’s powers

In an apparent reversal of course, Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) has at least temporarily stepped back from the idea of a lawsuit...

Susan J. Demas: Trump told us to drink bleach. Whitmer has...

Last week, President Donald Trump told people that drinking disinfectants could fight off COVID-19. There wasn't a peep from Michigan Republican leaders that this...

State plans to reunite foster kids with parents during pandemic

State agencies are partnering up to transfer children in foster care to permanent homes due to health concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. More than...

Nessel, AGs call on EPA to strengthen PFAS rules

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined 17 other attorneys general in urging a federal agency to strengthen rules pertaining to per- and polyfluoroalkyl...

U.S. Supreme Court tosses gun case as Kavanaugh urges future debate

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday avoided issuing a landmark Second Amendment ruling in a closely watched gun rights case, but set...

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