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Shri Thanedar settles business fraud suit

Shri Thanedar, who finished last in the 2018 Democratic gubernatorial primary, agreed on Friday to settle a lawsuit that alleged he committed fraud in...

Report: Statewide PACs break fundraising records

A report from the nonprofit Michigan Campaign Finance Network (MCFN) shows that the political action committees raising funds for the 2020 elections have already...
Peters and motorcycle riders

Up for reelection in 2020, Peters declares he’s a ‘workhorse, not...

Freshman U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield Twp.) may be relatively unknown to the casual Michigan news consumer, especially compared to some of his peers...

Court filing: Inman sought contributions from electrical workers union

Updated, 3:43 p.m. 8/2/19 New text messages unveiled in a court filing on Thursday show indicted state Rep. Larry Inman (R-Williamsburg) asking a union official...

Michigan Dems to White House contenders after debates: Don’t take state...

After watching this week’s Democratic debates in Detroit, Michigan’s Democratic members of Congress want their party’s presidential candidates to give more attention to the...
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Brenda Lawrence endorses Kamala Harris

U.S. Rep. Brenda Lawrence (D-Southfield), who just held a big fundraiser around the Detroit debates this week, on Thursday became the second Michigan member...

That’s a wrap: Slideshow from the 2nd Dem debate in Detroit

Michigan is done being the center of the political universe (for now), as the two-night presidential debate extravaganza has come to a close. But...

Night 2: Every time candidates brought up Michigan in the debate

“All politics is local” is one of the biggest maxims in the business — and it remained true on Wednesday evening as the second...

With Biden at center of 2nd Detroit Dem debate, the conflict...

The Democratic Party brought its two night of debates in downtown Detroit to a close Wednesday, as frontrunner former Vice President Joe Biden fended...

Protesters arrested during border shutdown hours before 2nd Dem debate

Immigrants and allies blocked traffic on Wednesday at the Windsor Tunnel, an international crossing between Detroit and Ontario, Canada. The group of about 300...

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