Home Election 2020

Election 2020

Rep. Johnson gets committee posts, so do Republicans who backed overturning...

After being kicked off her committee assignments in early December at the end of the legislative term, state Rep. Cynthia A. Johnson (D-Detroit) was...

Susan J. Demas: A Biden presidency offers a return to normalcy....

Two weeks after barbarians stormed the People's House with Confederate and Trump flags, Nazi slogans and guns, on the hunt for the vice president,...

A congressman and his aides armed themselves with scissors in the...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brendan Boyle slipped a pair of scissors into his pocket as rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol. He didn’t tell his staff...

Shirkey changes story about militia leaders meeting, state police deny involvement

After facing social media backlash for his September comments about helping militia leaders in Michigan with messaging; Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) changed...

Hawley to delay Senate confirmation of Biden Homeland Security pick

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley will object to the rapid confirmation vote planned for President-elect Joe Biden’s pick to lead the Department of...

Column: Republican praise of Martin Luther King sounds even more hollow...

There’s a long list of Republicans who ought not part their lips this holiday to praise Martin Luther King Jr., to quote from his...

Few show up for right-wing demonstration at Michigan Capitol amid strong...

The small group of protesters, including armed members of the far-right, anti-government “boogaloo bois,” who gathered outside the Michigan Capitol in downtown Lansing Sunday...

New: Michigan GOP Senate leader advised militias on messaging, says they’ve...

Just a month before 13 men were charged by state and federal law enforcement for a far-right plot to allegedly kidnap and execute Democratic...

‘I will be on that platform’: Michigan House Dems who survived...

U.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence (D-Southfield) was on the House floor Jan. 6 when insurrectionists stormed the Capitol building, armed with President Trump flags, clubs,...

More than 25K National Guard members from 50 states headed to...

WASHINGTON — Wednesday’s presidential inauguration ceremony for Joe Biden may have a scaled-down audience due to the pandemic, but the security presence on hand...

Latest News

Latest commentary

From Advance Notice | Blog