Southeast Michigan

Yes, Dan Kildee went to Iowa recently. No, he’s not running...

Just before Michigan's August 2018 primary election, U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Flint) turned up in Iowa. He was campaigning for now-U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (D-Iowa),...

Tlaib questions state’s word on Detroit air quality worries

Updated at 7:15 p.m. with comments from Marathon. U.S. Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Detroit) is questioning assurances from state environmental regulators that a “rotten-egg” smell in...

Updated: Dingell services to be held in Dearborn next week

Updated, 9:00 p.m. with new location for the mass. Services for former U.S. Rep. John Dingell (D-Dearborn) will be held next week in Dearborn, the...

John Dingell, longest-serving member of Congress in history, dies at 92

Updated, 12:30 a.m. John Dingell, the longest-serving member of Congress in American history, has died. He was 92. Dingell recently entered hospice care after being diagnosed...

Whitmer calls Dingell ‘one of our greatest leaders’

Updated, 11:00 p.m. The passing Thursday of former U.S. Rep. John Dingell (D-Dearborn), the former Dean of the House, was marked by many political leaders...

Black nonprofit to celebrate ‘shared history’ at awards gala

A nonprofit group is slated to hold an event honoring Michigan African-American leaders in honor of Black History Month. Last year, now-Lt. Gov. Garlin...

Kildee embraces role as dean of Michigan House Dem delegation

Updated, 2:10 p.m. U.S. Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Flint) hasn’t just ascended to leadership on Capitol Hill as chief deputy whip for the new majority Democratic...

Dingell misses SOTU to be with spouse, the former Dean of...

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-Dearborn) wasn't at President Trump's State of the Union on Tuesday night because she was home with her husband, former...

Whitmer gets kudos from key Republican on environmental shakeup

There's been some Republican grumbling about Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's move on Monday to restructure the beleaguered Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), but a key...

Could Detroit get its first national park?

State Sen. Stephanie Chang (D-Detroit) and Detroit City Council Member Raquel Castañeda-López want the city of Detroit to deed Historic Fort Wayne to the...

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