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SOS: Trump’s tweets about ballot glitch ‘false and misleading’

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson’s office on Thursday said a “partial programmer error, partial computer glitch” is how more than 400 ballots meant...

Michigan reports 829 COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Thursday that 114,692 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,632 have died...

Dems rip Republicans for canceling session during pro-gun rally

Thursday’s legislative session in both chambers was canceled, sparking criticism from some Democrats that it was a precautionary move by GOP leadership to avoid...

Revamped COVID-19 biz immunity bills move from House committee

A package of GOP bills to shield companies from liability during COVID-19 passed out of a House panel Wednesday, after incorporating feedback from opponents...

Court of Appeals gives OK to Benson mailing out 7.7M absentee...

A Michigan Court of Appeals panel on Wednesday ruled that it was legal for Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson to send out unsolicited absentee...

State reports 680 new COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Wednesday that 113,863 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,623 have died...

Nessel, 18 AGs join effort to block DHS immigration fees increase 

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined a legal challenge to a federal final rule that alters fee requirements for individuals seeking immigration-related applications. She...

After a long logjam in the Senate, lawmakers hopeful of breakthrough...

A bill package discussed by a Senate committee Tuesday would not just improve Michigan’s subpar Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) laws, but make them...

Oxfam: Michigan is the 13th best state for workers during COVID-19

Updated, 7:18 a.m. 9/17/20, with information from LEO A new study from Oxfam America shows that Michigan isn't in the top 10 states for workers...

Michigan reports 571 COVID-19 cases, 11 deaths

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) reported Tuesday that 113,183 total Michiganders have tested positive for COVID-19 and 6,612 have died...

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