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U.S. House panel hears bill to stop deep cuts to Michigan...

A U.S. House subcommittee met Tuesday to discuss a bill that could prevent massive cuts to a crucial Medicaid program in Michigan. House Resolution 3022,...

Julie Cassidy: We must stand against Trump’s anti-family, pro-homelessness agenda

President Donald Trump campaigned on a promise to make America great. But more than halfway through his first term, his preferred policies have done...

Nessel: SCOTUS could overturn same-sex marriage, birth control decisions

Attorney General Dana Nessel gave her blunt assessment at a Planned Parenthood forum in April when she declared she believes Roe v. Wade will...

Upton joins Dems to offer ‘dreamers’ path to citizenship

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Fred Upton (R-St. Joseph) was one of seven Republicans who joined with Democrats in the U.S. House on Tuesday to...

FDA finds high PFAS levels in grocery store meat, seafood

The Food and Drug Administration found high levels of a toxic class of “forever chemicals” in some grocery store meat, seafood and other food...

West Michigan transit expansion gathers broad support

By next August, 16 new accordion-style buses will begin connecting the booming areas of downtown Grand Rapids and Grand Valley State University’s Allendale campus...

A look back at Watergate: Amash isn’t 1st Republican to go...

Only one congressional Republican has publicly called for President Donald Trump’s impeachment, enraging his colleagues and invoking the wrath of the president by offering...

Chasten Buttigieg to fundraise in Michigan

The husband of presidential hopeful and South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg, Chasten Buttigieg, is coming back to Michigan for a private June 13 fundraiser,...
Gary Peters

Peters sponsors PFAS provisions in defense bill

A provision to decrease the amount of toxic chemicals at military sites has been added to the National Defense Bill, at the insistence of...
Rep. Andy Levin

Levin: USMCA doesn’t protect workers’ rights, American manufacturing

Updated 1:56 p.m. To hear President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence tell it, the fate of American manufacturing depends on the ratification of...

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