Southeast Michigan

Progressives split on Duggan reelection bid, as he secures support from...

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan on Wednesday formally announced he will seek reelection to lead Michigan’s largest city, but the news has received mixed reaction...

State Supreme Court tosses pro-Trump election suit 

The Michigan Supreme Court denied another right-wing attempt to challenge the Nov. 3 general election Wednesday, adding to the long list of failed legal...

Veteran elections official tells panel no voter fraud occurred in Detroit

Chris Thomas, who served as Michigan’s nonpartisan elections director for 36 years, told the state Senate Oversight Committee on Tuesday that no election is...

Courts deny 2 more pro-Trump attempts to overturn state election

Two more attempts by President Trump and his allies to overturn Michigan’s Nov. 3  election through the court system have been shot down.  On Friday,...

Lawmaker receives lynching threat, Trump supporters descend on SOS’s house

Two Michigan officials from Detroit faced threats over the weekend in connection to state election results.  State Rep. Cynthia Johnson (D-Detroit) said she received racist...

Susan J. Demas: How does Michigan’s Legislature come back from last...

As millions tuned into "Saturday Night Live's" parody of Rudy Giuliani and slurring star witness Mellissa Carone last night, they were laughing at Michigan,...

Historymaker: McConnell becomes first African-American legislator in Grosse Pointe Park 

Updated, 12:54 p.m., 12/2/20 Darci McConnell was born in 1967.* That was just one year after A. Gordon Wright, a lawyer and federal government official,...

Andiamo owner leading charge to defy COVID-19 order netted at least...

Updated, 4:44 p.m., 12/2/20 As Michigan closes in on 10,000 fatalities from the COVID-19 pandemic, metro Detroit businessman Joe Vicari is calling on restaurants across...

Duggan says Detroit is preparing for 5K COVID-19 vaccinations a day

Detroit will be one of the first cities in the country to distribute a COVID-19 vaccine once it’s available. But Mayor Mike Duggan says...

GOP leaders head to D.C. for post-election meeting with Trump, decline...

In her last COVID-19 press update before Thanksgiving, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday criticized state Republican leadership and President Donald Trump for focusing more...

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