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Rick Haglund: Restoring Michigan’s economy will require more federal COVID-19 relief

President Donald Trump whined during an Oct. 27 campaign rally in Lansing that there was too much television news coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic...

Senators urge federal funding for state distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON—More than a dozen U.S. Senate Democrats are urging congressional leaders to include “robust” funding in any coronavirus relief package for states to prepare...

State settles lawsuit seeking former AG Schuette’s private emails

Years after a lawsuit was filed by a liberal advocacy group seeking former Republican Attorney General Bill Schuette’s private emails, Attorney General Dana Nessel...

Bolden says she has COVID-19 after exposure in House

State Rep. Kyra Bolden (D-Southfield) has tested positive for COVID-19, the lawmaker shared in a tweet Tuesday evening. Bolden says she got tested after receiving...

Trump announces Michigan public hearing on election, but lawmakers say it’s...

President Donald Trump’s campaign said the Michigan Legislature will hold a public hearing on the election next week, but the state’s GOP leaders said...

James concedes to Peters 

John James, the Republican nominee for U.S. Senate, on Tuesday conceded to incumbent U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield Twp.) It came three weeks after...

Enbridge files federal challenge to Whitmer’s Line 5 shutdown order

Canadian oil company Enbridge has filed a federal complaint to prevent the state of Michigan from shutting down the Line 5 dual pipeline, according...

State report: 6,290 new COVID-19 cases, 145 deaths

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Tuesday that a total of 320,506 Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 8,688...

Detroit elections consultant owns historic home

As tens of thousands of people viewed the virtual State Board of Canvassers meeting on Monday, they may have seen Daniel Baxter, who helped...
Census protesters

6 Mich. Congress members demand answers on the state’s Census count

A number of Michigan’s Democratic members of Congress penned a letter Monday to U.S. Census Bureau Director Steve Dillingham asking for details about the...

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