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Voting rights legislation named for John Lewis stalled in Congress

Democrats ranging from presidential nominee Joe Biden to party officials in Georgia are pushing for Congress to restore a key element of the Voting...

Here are the candidates on the ballot for MSU, ed boards...

The Michigan Democratic Party and Michigan Republican Party held state conventions over the weekend and voted on their nominees for the state Board of...

Anti-police brutality group files federal suit against city of Detroit 

The anti-police brutality group Detroit Will Breathe Monday announced during a noon press conference held outside the Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse that it has...

Pence pledges to ‘make America great again, again’ in Traverse City

Vice President Mike Pence made his pitch to Michigan voters during a brief campaign rally in Traverse City on Friday, promising to “make America...

‘You just have to act’: 1000s outraged by police brutality rally...

WASHINGTON – On the 57th anniversary of the original March on Washington and in the throes of a pandemic, thousands of demonstrators on Friday...

Wisconsin recruits Michigan National Guard to assist in Kenosha

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers released details Thursday that Michigan, Arizona and Alabama are assisting in Kenosha, providing mutual aid in the form of National...

AG, SOS investigating robocall to ‘intimidate’ Black voters

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson said Thursday they are partnering to figure out who is behind a robocall...

Judge grants Nessel preliminary injunction to halt DeVos’ private school funding...

A federal judge granted Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel’s request to temporarily halt Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ implementation of a rule requiring K-12 public...

Former Kenosha alder is proud of urging militia members to descend...

The man who called gunmen to gather on the streets of Kenosha Tuesday night — culminating in the deaths of two people and an...

Judge: Benson has authority to mail absentee ballot applications to voters

The Michigan Court of Claims on Wednesday said Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson had the authority to send absentee ballot applications to the state’s...

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