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All 7 Michigan Dems vote to torpedo DeVos student loan rule

Updated, 8:31 p.m., 1/16/19 WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a resolution Thursday that would overturn a Trump administration rule that critics say guts protections...

Michigan sues 17 companies over PFAS contamination

Michigan is taking on some of the biggest chemical companies in the country in a lawsuit filed in a Washtenaw County Court asserting that...

Michigan Republicans press FEMA, Army Corps on Great Lakes shoreline erosion

As water levels in the Great Lakes continue to break records, three Michigan U.S. representatives whose districts include communities on Lake Michigan have called...

U.S. House votes for Dingell bill clamping down on toxic chemicals,...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House voted Friday to pass a comprehensive legislative package that would crack down on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, a class...

PFAS drinking water rules to get public hearings in January

Public hearings on proposed PFAS drinking water rules for Michigan will be held this month in Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor and Roscommon. The Michigan Department...

The Advance’s best 2020 election coverage (before it was even 2020)

Quotable of the Year: “I support the Great Lakes. They’re beautiful; they’re big, very deep." — President Donald Trump at his 2020 campaign kickoff in Grand...

DACA, deportations and Trump: The year in the Advance’s immigration reporting

Quotable of the Year: “I don’t want my father to die. You have the power to save his life. He is not a flight risk....

Battle Creek’s GOP former congressman calls Trump’s Dingell attacks ‘disgusting’

Former U.S. Rep. Joe Schwarz (R-Battle Creek) wasn't at President Donald Trump's raucous rally in his hometown on Wednesday, but, yes, he's seen the...

Susan J. Demas: After Trump attack, the GOP Legislature must name...

It takes a lot to shock anyone about Donald Trump these days, but the president managed to accomplish that at his Battle Creek rally...

Here’s the moment when Trump read aloud the impeachment vote results...

Michigan has had an outsized role in Donald Trump's political career, as it was the last place he held a rally before his shocking...

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