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Nessel declines to offer opinion on Elliott-Larsen due to SCOTUS case

Attorney General Dana Nessel’s office announced Thursday that it won’t offer a new opinion on one issued by former Attorney General Bill Schuette that...

Enbridge taking steps on oil pipeline tunnel, Whitmer says state hasn’t...

Any progress Canadian energy company Enbridge makes on a controversial $500 million oil tunnel has not been authorized by the state and comes “at...
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Flint, unemployment insurance, Headlee lawsuits cast shadow over state budget

The state is keeping an eye on multiple pending lawsuits, including a potential settlement for Flint residents, that could leave a huge hole in...
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Former MSU dean convicted of misconduct, faces up to 5 years

A jury found former Michigan State University dean — and Larry Nassar’s old boss — William Strampel guilty of misconduct and neglect of duty...

Whitmer establishes census committee to ensure accurate count

With questions looming about the 2020 Census, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order Tuesday aimed at making sure Michigan has a “complete count.”...

U.S. House votes to take Trump subpoena fights to court

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on Tuesday approved Democrats’ measure to make it easier for lawmakers to take legal action against President Trump administration...

State panel wrestles with ballot initiative uncertainty

A state panel that approves citizen petition drive language mulled the idea Monday of adding a large disclaimer to guidelines for ballot circulators that...

Nessel breaks with Whitmer in Detroit literacy lawsuit

Updated, 6:03 p.m. Attorney General Nessel broke ranks with the governor in a lawsuit filed on behalf of Detroit schoolchildren to ask the federal courts...
Health care

Manoogian wants 2020 nominee with ‘bold’ health policy, hits Trump on...

It’s been one year since President Donald Trump’s administration began attempting to block a requirement that prohibits health insurance companies from denying coverage based...

Whitmer looks beyond Line 5 with new task force as Enbridge...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has created a state task force to study other ways of delivering propane to Upper Peninsula residents without Line 5 after...

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