Elections

Michigan AFL-CIO: Republicans who want election overturned shouldn’t be seated in...

On Thursday, four Michigan GOP congressmen and 15 Republican members of the Michigan House signed on to support a longshot lawsuit from indicted Texas...

Progressives split on Duggan reelection bid, as he secures support from...

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan on Wednesday formally announced he will seek reelection to lead Michigan’s largest city, but the news has received mixed reaction...

‘It was a digital lynching’: Rep. Johnson discusses video and punishment 

Detroit Democratic state Rep. Cynthia A. Johnson didn’t hold back when asked about the findings of an Advance investigation into how her personal Facebook...

4 GOP congressmen, 15 reps. back Texas lawsuit attempting to throw...

Updated, 7:29 p.m. with reporting from Washington Most of Michigan’s GOP delegation in Congress and 15 Republican members of the state House have signed onto...

Todd A. Heywood: Down the right-wing rabbit hole: How did the...

Updated, 3:12 p.m., 12/10/20 It started with a Facebook Live Video that was sucked into the underbelly of the internet. There it churned and clipped...

State Supreme Court tosses pro-Trump election suit 

The Michigan Supreme Court denied another right-wing attempt to challenge the Nov. 3 general election Wednesday, adding to the long list of failed legal...

AG’s office has not identified imminent threats during high-tension Lame Duck...

As a contentious 2019-20 Michigan Legislature session nears closure this month, the Attorney General's office said on Tuesday that it has not identified any...

Texas AG sues to overturn election in 4 states, ‘Kraken’ suit...

Updated, 6:31 p.m., 12/9/20 The Electoral College meets Monday, but there's more post-election court drama for Michigan. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who's under indictment for...

Veteran elections official tells panel no voter fraud occurred in Detroit

Chris Thomas, who served as Michigan’s nonpartisan elections director for 36 years, told the state Senate Oversight Committee on Tuesday that no election is...

Trump lawyer Jenna Ellis reportedly has COVID-19 after Michigan visit

Jenna Ellis, a lawyer for GOP outgoing President Donald Trump who sat next to fellow Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani during their chaotic House Oversight...

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