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Fact check: Trump’s speech mingles truth with fantasy on economy

To anyone who heard President Donald Trump speak at a rally in Milwaukee last month, the State of the Union opening would probably have...

GOP lawmakers angry over Whitmer’s ‘end-run’ on road bonds

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s $3.5 billion road bonding plan was already approved by an administrative board last week, but a GOP-led House committee wanted to...

Trump made his pitch for 4 more years. Pelosi ripped up...

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump delivered his third — and possibly final — State of the Union address Tuesday night on the floor of...

Whitmer positions Dems as party of action in response to Trump

In her official Democratic response to President Donald Trump's meandering State of the Union Speech on Tuesday night, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer only said...

House Dems introduce package to hold polluters accountable  

House Democrats introduced legislation Monday that would hold companies accountable for polluting the air, land and water in Michigan by increasing financial and criminal...

Here’s what you can expect in Whitmer’s State of the Union...

As Gov. Gretchen Whitmer gears up to give the official Democratic response to President Donald Trump’s State of the Union address Tuesday night, she...

Peters will vote to convict Trump, argues no president can have...

U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield Twp.) said in a floor speech Tuesday that he will vote to convict and remove President Donald Trump, saying...

Whitmer: Trump plan will ‘decimate’ Medicaid, hurt Michiganders 

A President Trump administration plan that would dramatically revamp Medicaid is being blasted by Michigan officials.  Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has called on the Trump administration...

Nessel joins suit to preserve the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined 23 other attorneys general in filing an amicus brief to save a key consumer protection agency. They argue...

Democrats’ Iowa caucus results delay raises questions, criticism

The Iowa Democratic Party’s delay in reporting caucus results sparked more criticism of the state’s first-in-the-nation status Monday. While the winner of the Iowa caucus...

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