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Rick Haglund: UAW-GM deal will likely boost workers, economy

President Donald Trump could take a lesson in the art of the deal from the United Auto Workers and General Motors Co. A tentative four-year...

Amash faces Dem, GOP candidates who outraised him last quarter

The 2020 race for the 3rd Congressional District seat in West Michigan has perhaps been the most active this year, and multiple candidates have...

GM contract will go before UAW workers

The UAW National Council voted Thursday to accept the tentative agreement with General Motors after a monthlong strike that could deliver big gains for...
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3 Michigan cities ban gay conversion therapy for minors, protecting 1%...

This week, Ferndale became the third city in Michigan to ban the practice of gay conversion therapy for minors. Following in the footsteps of Huntington...

UAW looks to have scored big victories in jobs, wages and...

As the UAW National Council is set to meet Thursday to decide whether to recommend its members ratify the tentative deal reached Wednesday with...
Rashida Tlaib with reporters

Despite reports, Tlaib says she’s not endorsing for president yet

CNN and other outlets reported this morning that U.S. Reps. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) — three members of...

UAW reaches tentative agreement to end GM strike

The United Auto Workers (UAW) on Wednesday announced a tentative agreement with General Motors, but the month-long strike is not yet done.  The UAW is...

Susan J. Demas: Trump is an existential threat to journalism

I've never had any delusions that many people — including most in politics — hate the media. We are incredibly annoying, what with asking all...

Whitmer to keynote 5th annual sexual assault summit

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer is slated to be the keynote speaker at Michigan’s fifth annual Let’s End Campus Sexual Assault summit in December.  The annual event...

Effort to appoint interim Michigan civil rights director fails

The Michigan Civil Rights Commission (MCRC) deadlocked twice on Monday evening in its attempt to appoint an interim department leader after firing Director Augustin...

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