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Stabenow blasts Trump admin over GAO report showing southern advantage in...

The nonpartisan U.S. Government Accountability Office this week reported that eight of the nine states receiving the highest trade-war aid payments per acre in 2019...

GOP Senate nominee John James: America is ‘close to a civil...

Updated, 12:51 p.m., 9/17/20 During a virtual town hall meeting Wednesday, Republican U.S. Senate nominee John James said that given the political climate, America is...

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...

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...

Big 10 football, pandemic and politics collide in congressional hearing

The Big Ten athletic conference will “keep its season postponed” for fall sports until it can guarantee more rigorous COVID-19 testing and address potential...

Bush administration ethics lawyer slams hiring of DeJoy as postmaster

WASHINGTON — A top ethics lawyer to President George W. Bush on Monday decried Louis DeJoy’s appointment to postmaster general and called for a...

Leaders agree on budget blueprint with 2 weeks until new fiscal...

Just a few weeks ahead of the state's new fiscal year, which begins on Oct. 1, leaders have come to an agreement on a...

Whitmer, Nessel, Dems urge residents to vote during virtual rally

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, Attorney General Dana Nessel and a bevy of other Michigan Democratic politicians during a Saturday virtual rally conveyed support for Democratic...

‘We’re not through this’: Governors plead with Congress for emergency assistance

WASHINGTON — Democratic governors on Thursday begged Congress to come to the aid of ailing states, which face unexpected expenses as they attempt to...

Column: Michiganders need rent relief now

It’s been six months since COVID-19 emerged in Michigan, and to say that a lot has happened since then would be an understatement.  More than...

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