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Julie Cassidy: We must build the will to end homelessness in...

The most recent Ending Homelessness in Michigan annual report is out, and we cannot ignore the numbers as the state grapples with a housing...

Whitmer, Klobuchar, Shirkey and more: The Advance’s top interviews of 2019

Quotable of the Year: “As we go into 2020, I say, ‘May the best woman win.’” — Presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) at a...

Trump has appointed judges at a breakneck speed. More are coming.

WASHINGTON — The GOP-controlled U.S. Senate heads into 2020 with few major legislative victories — but a significant one on the judicial front: a...

Column: Americans bankrupted by health care costs: 4 questions answered

Medical bankruptcy has been a talking point for many Democratic candidates as they make their individual cases for health care reform. This begs a...

The Advance’s best stories of 2019 you may have missed

Quotable of the Year: “One of the great drawbacks of being in Congress is that I must receive insulting letters from weak-minded jackasses like yourself....

Childcare costs are debilitating for low-wage workers in Michigan

Among other necessities, affording childcare has become a struggle for Michiganders, a problem that radiates to other parts of life. Childcare in Michigan can cost...

Stories you won’t see anywhere else: The Advance’s best reporting on...

Quotable of the Year: “I think so many of these decisions are made in a vacuum with a bunch of men sitting around a table...

Column: Sex education needs less fear, more information to be effective

I have only vague memories of my high school sex ed class. I remember sandwiched between a chapter on healthy eating and daily physical...

Redefining homelessness could help families on the edge, advocates say

With many cities seeing a spike in homelessness, there’s a renewed state and federal effort to pass laws that would make it easier to...

Nessel to charge 2 more priests in clergy probe, announce PFAS...

Updated, 5:25 a.m. 12/26/19 The Catholic church sexual abuse investigation continues to expand in Michigan, as Attorney General Dana Nessel said she plans to announce...

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