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Pence touts Barrett, James at Oakland County stop

Vice President Mike Pence made a stop in Oakland County Thursday afternoon to stump for President Donald Trump 12 days before the general election. Pence...

Barrett nomination advances to the U.S. Senate floor with a GOP-only...

WASHINGTON — Republicans on the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, as...

Whitmer: Biden ‘was mad’ when he called after murder plot arrests

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has been in the national news for almost a decade, first as a state Senate leader fighting Right to Work and...

Appeals court: Ballots arriving after Nov. 3 won’t be counted

In a reversal of a lower court decision, a Michigan Court of Appeals panel ruled Friday that absentee ballots must arrive by Election Day,...

The Michigan Supreme Court is in the spotlight for striking down...

Voters on Nov. 3 will select two candidates to fill two seats on Michigan’s seven-member court of last resort. This nonpartisan race is farther down...

Michigan doctor, lawyer testify on Barrett’s Supreme Court confirmation

WASHINGTON — Two Michigan residents — a family physician and a former law clerk — testified virtually before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday...

Updated: Wisconsin man charged in anti-government extremist plot

Updated, 2:41 p.m., 10/15/20 with further information about suspect A 14th person has been charged in the foiled kidnapping and murder plot against state officials,...

Legislature OKs coronavirus unemployment bill after deal reached with gov.

Updated, 10:07 a.m., 10/14/20, with comments from Whitmer's office In a marathon session, complete with ongoing negotiation between the GOP legislative leaders and Gov. Gretchen...

Klobuchar questions Barrett on rolling back abortion rights

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar pressed Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Tuesday about why she doesn’t classify the landmark case that allows pregnant...

2nd Dem gov targeted in plot to kill Whitmer

Updated, 12:56 p.m., 10/13/20 with comments from Whitmer The group of men accused of conspiring to kidnap and kill Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer also targeted...

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