Southeast Michigan

Will Michigan Republicans flip the script on gun control in Washington? 

WASHINGTON — When Congress passed landmark gun violence prevention legislation known as the Brady Bill back in 1993, three Michigan Republicans were among the...

Dems decry Trump’s rhetoric at ‘Take on Hate’ rally

Several Michigan Democrats and more than 40 organizations rallied in Dearborn Thursday night to combat the rise of “hateful rhetoric.” The small event of about...

Susan J. Demas: Trump’s crazy 2 weeks underscore just how much...

President Donald Trump is diverting disaster funds during hurricane season to his precious border wall. Migrant children are being raped, falling ill and dying...

Flint Dems introduce bills extending time to prosecute emergency managers, other...

Two Flint Democrats want the statute of limitations extended for public official criminal misconduct cases. Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich (D–Flint) and state Rep....

Lack of state budget progress rankles Michigan school leaders

Walled Lake Consolidated Schools began classes on Tuesday. So did East Lansing Public Schools, where Gov. Gretchen Whitmer sends her teenage children.  Each of those...

Detroit’s former Cobo Center is now TCF Center

The former Cobo Convention Center in Detroit has a new name: TCF Center. The Tuesday downtown news conference included Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan, Gov. Gretchen...

Shri for 3? Ex-gov candidate opens committee for Detroit state House...

Updated, 5:36 p.m. 8/26/19 Shri Thanedar, the businessman who finished third in the 2018 three-way Democratic gubernatorial primary, may be setting his sights a bit...

Marysville council hopeful withdraws after racist remark

Jean Cramer, the embattled candidate for Marysville City Council whose racist comments attracted national media attention over the last several days, formally withdrew from...

Report: Peters is No. 7 in U.S. Senate bills introduced, Stevens...

Two members of Michigan's congressional delegation have caught the eye of number-crunchers in Washington, D.C. Both U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield Twp.) and U.S. Rep....

Hillary Clinton to speak at U of M

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is scheduled to speak at the University of Michigan in October as part of a lecture series for...

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