Politics + Gov

Nessel breaks with Whitmer in Detroit literacy lawsuit

Updated, 6:03 p.m. Attorney General Nessel broke ranks with the governor in a lawsuit filed on behalf of Detroit schoolchildren to ask the federal courts...

Julián Castro to campaign in Flint Saturday

Julián Castro will be the 14th Democratic presidential candidate to visit Michigan and the first to stump in Flint. His campaign announced he'll do three...
Health care

Manoogian wants 2020 nominee with ‘bold’ health policy, hits Trump on...

It’s been one year since President Donald Trump’s administration began attempting to block a requirement that prohibits health insurance companies from denying coverage based...

Whitmer looks beyond Line 5 with new task force as Enbridge...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has created a state task force to study other ways of delivering propane to Upper Peninsula residents without Line 5 after...

Experts: Medicaid work requirement tweaks unlikely to stop many from losing...

Bipartisan legislation introduced this week would tweak the reporting requirements for Michigan’s controversial Medicaid work requirements law. Senate Bill 362 is sponsored by state...

Michigan could suffer most from Trump’s Mexico tariff plan

Michigan — whose voters broke the blue wall to turn out for then-candidate Donald Trump in 2016 — could end up being the hardest-hit...

Slotkin slams media for ‘age-old catfight story’ pitting her against AOC,...

Updated, 10:56 a.m. There have been no shortage of stories about the supposed tension between Democrats who flipped competitive congressional seats and progressives holding deep...

West Michigan business community sends thanks, beer, to Snyder

Former Gov. Rick Snyder used his first major public appearance since leaving office in January to share thoughts on the differences between being a...

Enbridge announces lawsuit, Nessel responds: ‘We’ll see you in court’

Canadian oil company Enbridge announced Thursday that it will sue the state of Michigan in an effort to protect its development of a planned...

Nessel: More charges coming in Catholic clergy sexual abuse probe

Attorney General Dana Nessel told the Michigan Advance on Wednesday that her department will issue more charges in its ongoing investigation of sexual abuse...

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