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Senators urge federal funding for state distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON—More than a dozen U.S. Senate Democrats are urging congressional leaders to include “robust” funding in any coronavirus relief package for states to prepare...

Trump announces Michigan public hearing on election, but lawmakers say it’s...

President Donald Trump’s campaign said the Michigan Legislature will hold a public hearing on the election next week, but the state’s GOP leaders said...

James concedes to Peters 

John James, the Republican nominee for U.S. Senate, on Tuesday conceded to incumbent U.S. Sen. Gary Peters (D-Bloomfield Twp.) It came three weeks after...

6 Mich. Congress members demand answers on the state’s Census count

A number of Michigan’s Democratic members of Congress penned a letter Monday to U.S. Census Bureau Director Steve Dillingham asking for details about the...

Packard: Affordable Care Act saved my life. What happens if it’s...

Three years ago I walked into a doctor’s office with a nagging cough, and walked out with a stage 4 cancer diagnosis. I’m here,...

GOP leaders urge leeway for state canvassers ahead of certification meeting

After attending a meeting with President Donald Trump on Friday — amid rumors that doing so would be playing into Trump’s plan of illegally...

Trump says meeting with Michigan GOP leaders ‘much different than reported...

After Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake), House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) and other GOP lawmakers visited the White House Friday, President Donald Trump...

A glass ceiling shattered: Black and South Asian women celebrate Harris’...

When U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) entered the race for president in 2019, China Cochran, a political organizer and activist from Detroit, immediately backed...

Shirkey, Chatfield don’t announce election action, say they asked Trump for...

Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) and House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) said that the group of Michigan lawmakers who met with President Donald...

Shirkey, Chatfield face backlash ahead of Trump visit

All eyes are on Michigan Friday as Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake), House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) and several other state GOP leaders...

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