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Peters, James clash on health care, racial justice in high-spending, high-stakes...

As Election Day approaches, Michigan’s U.S. Senate race has become one of the most closely watched in the nation, as it could be the...

Court reinstates state ban on ride-sharing to the polls

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday to reinstate Michigan’s 125-year-old voter-transportation law, which prohibits advocacy groups from paying for transportation so voters can go...

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...

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