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U.S. House panel advances gun control bills along party lines, as...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House Judiciary Committee committee advanced three gun safety bills on Tuesday, despite unified Republican opposition.  The committee voted along partisan lines...

‘This is ridiculous’ — Michigan lawmakers slam corporations on PFAS

WASHINGTON — Michigan lawmakers on Tuesday charged leading chemical corporations with downplaying the health and environmental harms of a class of chemicals known as...

Number of Michiganders without health insurance rises in 2018

Michigan is one of eight states that saw the number of people without health insurance significantly rise from 2017 to 2018, according to new...

Kara Hope: There’s no excuse for Michigan Republicans failing to act...

Many people are frustrated with the U.S. Senate for its failure to act on the expanded background checks legislation passed by the House. I...

Ex-NYT labor reporter: Trump has ‘not made America great again’ for...

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has “not made America great again for American workers,” a former longtime New York Times labor reporter told an...
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Michigan Trump Republicans endorse Amash challenger Langlois

Businessman and Grand Rapids-area congressional candidate Joel Langlois has received the endorsement of a leading group of supporters of President Donald Trump.  Langlois is running...

Stabenow talks mental health, drug prices at forum

U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Lansing) updated constituents on legislation lowering drug prices and discussed the difficulties of ensuring affordable health care during a public...

Told you so: Columnist floats Whitmer as Biden VP

I hate to say I told you so (OK, I so don't), but an Insider NJ columnist this week is out with a column...

EGLE looking to use drones for emergency management response

The Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE) is working to incorporate a different type of responder into the state’s emergency preparedness...

Feds hit MSU with $4.5M fine as provost abruptly resigns

The Larry Nassar and William Strampel scandals continue to plague Michigan State University.  The U.S. Department of Education (DOE) has determined that the university failed...

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