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Dingell, Upton push for national fuel economy standard

Two members of Michigan’s congressional delegation are part of a coalition urging regulators to adopt a national fuel economy standard.  U.S. Reps. Debbie Dingell (D-Dearborn)...
Gary Peters

Peters sponsors PFAS provisions in defense bill

A provision to decrease the amount of toxic chemicals at military sites has been added to the National Defense Bill, at the insistence of...
Robert Mueller surrounded by security

Mueller says his team could not consider charging Trump with a...

WASHINGTON — Special Counsel Robert Mueller stressed on Wednesday in a rare press conference that under Department of Justice policy, his office did not...
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Anti-abortion group with state contract protested at Mackinac

Updated 5/30/2019, 4:55 p.m. A Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit is blanketing this week’s Mackinac Policy Conference with accusations that a family planning group opposed to abortion...
Rep. Justin Amash

Unpopular opinion? Justin Amash doesn’t care.

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Justin Amash (R-Cascade Twp.) is no stranger to political combat. The five-term Republican from Michigan’s 3rd District has sparred with...
Rep. Inman's desk

Inman pleads ‘not guilty’ to bribery charges

Indicted state Rep. Larry Inman (R-Williamsburg) entered a plea of “not guilty” on Tuesday in a Grand Rapids federal court, in response to charges...
Rashida Tlaib

Tlaib renews Trump impeachment call, praises Amash on ‘Meet the Press’

U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) appeared on “Meet the Press” this weekend, reiterating her call for President Donald Trump’s impeachment and reaching across the...
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MSU taps Stanley as president

Michigan State University has selected Dr. Samuel L. Stanley Jr. to lead the school after a period of turmoil and intense scrutiny of how...
Sen. Elizabeth Warren

Warren announces Detroit, Lansing presidential campaign stops

Presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) announced Tuesday morning that she will make her first campaign stops in Michigan in early June as...

Auto insurance deal finally reached ‘in concept’

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and top Republicans in the Legislature announced a tentative deal this morning on a no-fault auto insurance reform after weeks of...

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