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Top Dem recommends criminal perjury charge for Erik Prince

U.S. House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) said on a live video interview Tuesday morning with the Washington Post that his panel would...

Oscoda residents vent to Air Force brass about PFAS worries

Beneath the natural beauty of Clark’s Marsh in Oscoda lurks some of the highest concentrations of toxic chemicals from firefighting foam in the state. The...

EPA issues weaker cleanup rules for toxic PFAS chemicals

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued weaker draft standards for toxic cleanup at hazardous waste sites following pressure from the Department of...

Nessel joins fight against Trump’s coal plant, water, for-profit college rules

Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined three multi-state efforts opposing the President Donald Trump administration rules on harmful air pollution, wetland regulation and “loopholes...

High stakes for Michigan as SCOTUS grapples with census question

WASHINGTON — Census data shapes almost every corner of public life — from the amount of federal money funneled to school lunch programs, new...

Susan J. Demas: If you think women can’t win after 2016,...

The pink wave of 2018 — fueled by female rage — has given way to a throwback election for president in 2020. The race has,...

‘We’ll scream loud’: Flint residents protest 5 years of water crisis

Updated 8:38 p.m. Thursday might have technically marked the five-year anniversary of the official start of Flint’s water crisis — but don’t call it that...

Alicia Guevara Warren: Time for action and change in our child...

At a recent seminar, I was challenged to think differently about strategies we use to get results for kids and families. Earlier this year, I...

Dingell joins Dems in announcing first Medicare for All hearing

The U.S. House Rules Committee next week will hold the first-ever hearing on Medicare for All. Committee Chair James McGovern (D-Mass.), U.S. Rep. Pramila Jayapal...

Green New Deal not backed by most Michigan Dems, Republicans in...

Michigan’s congressional Democrats all agree that something needs to be done about climate change. But most are not voicing support for the much-discussed Green...

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