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Hundreds rally for Green New Deal outside Detroit Dem debate

A raucous rally to draw attention to the impending climate disaster took place in Detroit just before the first night of Democratic presidential debates...

Moderators try to pit Warren, Sanders against moderates in 1st Detroit...

Ten candidates for the Democratic presidential nomination argued Tuesday night that they represent the best chance to deny President Donald Trump re-election, with their...

Your updated guide on where to find presidential candidates in Michigan...

At least 20 presidential candidates will descend on Michigan this week as they prepare for and participate in the second round of Democratic presidential...

Whitmer, 4 Dem govs. urge prez candidates to prioritize Great Lakes

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and four other Midwest Democratic governors on Monday urged presidential contenders to adopt their Great Lakes agenda. This comes before 20...

Bernie Sanders emissaries Danny Glover, Nina Turner visit Flint

Actor Danny Glover and former Ohio state Sen. Nina Turner visited two Flint homes on Monday to learn more about the Flint water crisis...

Court dismisses challenge to Michigan’s Lead and Copper Rule

A Michigan Court of Claims judge has dismissed a lawsuit challenging Michigan’s Lead and Copper Rule, the toughest regulation in the country for the...

5 things to watch in this week’s Democratic debates in Detroit

After months of Democratic presidential candidates — plus Republican President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence — flocking to Michigan, the state is...

Rising waters put damper on Michigan tourism

Beaches all around the Great Lakes are disappearing this summer as the region deals with near all-time high water levels.  Take Berrien County in Southwest...

Enviros protest Line 5 on Kalamazoo oil spill anniversary, praise Sanders’...

On the ninth anniversary of the Kalamazoo River oil spill, environmentalists and progressives gathered in Lansing Thursday to protest Enbridge’s Line 5 in the...

Michigan Dems flood D.C. PFAS hearing: ‘We cannot have another Flint...

WASHINGTON — With the Flint water crisis top-of-mind, Michigan Democrats came out in force Wednesday to address another major threat to safe drinking water:...

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