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FCA-Detroit deal edges closer to reality

The city of Detroit continues to get closer to securing a $2.5 billion investment from automaker Fiat-Chrysler Automotive (FCA). The city announced Friday that...
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Whitmer selects UM prof to lead unemployment agency

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced Monday morning that she was appointing Steve Gray, a University of Michigan law professor, as the head of the state’s...

Harris shakes off ‘electability’ argument during Detroit NAACP address

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) has made African American voters a key target early in the presidential race – she’s visited more Historically Black...

Tim Ryan: Dept. of Defense should be ‘held responsible’ for PFAS...

As one of 22 Democratic candidates presently running for president, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) appears to recognize that it’s an uphill battle to...

Andrew Yang pitches universal basic income in downtown Detroit

Businessman and longshot 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang appeared in Detroit’s Cass Corridor Saturday night, making the argument for his campaign’s signature policy...

Levin, Moolenaar unveil bill stopping deportation of Iraqi nationals

U.S. Andy Levin (D-Bloomfield Twp.)  and U.S. Rep. John Moolenaar (R-Midland) on Friday announced that they will introduce a bill on Tuesday halting the...

Klobuchar pledges infrastructure support during Detroit speech

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) on Friday touted her support for improving the nation’s infrastructure, support for Obamacare and criminal justice reform during her...

Gov. declares Wayne County state of emergency amid flooding

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has declared a state of emergency in Wayne County as responders wade through the heavy rainfall that has pummeled much of...

Susan J. Demas: Trump’s dehumanizing abortion lie is about bringing home...

Hi, my name is Susan Demas and I’ve had a spontaneous abortion. That’s the technical term for a miscarriage, by the way, so you can...
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer

Whitmer to attend NAACP dinner headlined by Harris

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is slated to be at the NAACP’s annual Fight For Freedom Fund Dinner in Detroit on Sunday, her spokeswoman has confirmed...

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