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Whitmer lends support to equal pay legislation

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer rallied supporters at an equal pay day event Wednesday, saying legislation must pass that bars private companies from asking women about...

Detroit Dems introduce no-fault alternative as ‘talks are ongoing’ over GOP...

A group of Detroit Democrats this week introduced another alternative to majority Republicans’ recently passed auto insurance reform bills, as negotiations over the latter...

Bill McKibben, enviros urge Whitmer to end oil pipeline talks

Author and activist Bill McKibben has joined Michigan environmental groups in pressing Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to halt Enbridge’s Line 5 and ongoing negotiation on...

Inman takes break from House sessions, but still bucks resignation calls

Updated, 2:41 p.m., with comments from the Michigan Democratic Party A day after being kicked out of the House Republican Caucus, state Rep. Larry Inman...

In role reversal, ACLU and same-sex couple join adoption lawsuit

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) announced Wednesday morning that they, along with a lesbian couple that has previously sued the state over their...

Pro-choice rally pushes back against abortion bans

Hundreds of activists chanted, danced and sang, “Hey-hey, ho-ho, abortion ban has got to go!” during a spirited rally held Tuesday evening on the...

State and Detroit officials approve Fiat-Chrysler deals

Officials for both the state and the city of Detroit gave their final approvals on Tuesday for Fiat-Chrysler Automotive’s long-planned, $4.5 billion expansion in...

Auto insurance reform deal speeds up as Whitmer meets with legislative...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer met with all four legislative caucus leaders Tuesday morning to talk over a potential no-fault auto insurance reform deal, which some...

House GOP caucus chucks Inman

Embattled state Rep. Larry Inman (R-Williamsburg) continues to face pressure from his own party to resign since being indicted last week for trying to...

Susan J. Demas: Damn, it feels good to have a feminist...

If you want to sum up what Gov. Rick Snyder's eight years meant for Michigan women, you could go with: It could have been...

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