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Erik Prince’s Russian contacts highlighted in Mueller report

Michigan native Erik Prince factors heavily into the now-released report by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Prince...

Breaking: Presidential hopeful Tim Ryan coming to Grand Rapids

Another presidential contender is heading to Michigan, with U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) slated to headline a Kent County Democrats' fundraiser next month. Ryan was...

Grand Rapids faces costly lingering lead crisis in homes

By most accounts, Grand Rapids is a city on the rise. New developments and new investment pop up almost daily. But lurking beneath the...

Sanders to stop in West Michigan Saturday

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) has added a presidential campaign stop on Saturday in West Michigan. He is scheduled to hold an event at 1:30...

Most expensive state House race: Iden vs. Griffin in West Michigan

Last fall, state Rep. Brandt Iden (R-Oshtemo) won re-election by 2.5 points in the most expensive state House race in Michigan. Overall, it was another...

Hoadley to challenge Upton, would be 1st openly gay Michigan member...

Updated 10:39 a.m., 4/9/19 State Rep. Jon Hoadley (D-Kalamazoo) said he will announce today that he will seek the Democratic nomination to represent Michigan’s 6th...
U.S. Rep. Justin Amash

Amash could play 2020 spoiler in Michigan as Libertarian nominee

U.S. Rep. Justin Amash (R-Cascade Twp.) won’t yet say whether he’ll seek the Libertarian Party’s presidential nomination in 2020, but he’s also not doing...
U.S. Rep. Fred Upton

Upton: ‘It didn’t make sense’ to attend Trump rally

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Fred Upton (R-St. Joseph) got a last-minute invite to President Trump’s rally in Grand Rapids last week, but he already...

We should probably talk about the QAnon problem at Trump’s Michigan...

President Donald Trump loves to trash the "fake media," but there was no shortage of coverage of his 2020 campaign rally in Grand Rapids...
Lee Chatfield (left) and Donald Trump (right)

At rally, Chatfield jabs Whitmer, Nessel, says Trump wins in 2020

State House Speaker Lee Chatfield (R-Levering) served as a warm-up act for Donald Trump’s rally Thursday night in Grand Rapids, praising the president and...

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