Politics & Government

  • Republicans eye getting in front of marijuana legalization

    A petition campaign to legalize marijuana in Michigan has cleared a bunch of hurdles.

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  • Two Michigan Attorney General rivals. One day to make their pitch.

    Nessel, the first openly gay person to run for statewide office in Michigan, could claim victory.

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  • Mike Duggan blasts Abdul El-Sayed for accusing him of ‘poisoning kids’

    him so much I got kicked out of meetings,” El-Sayed said

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  • Here’s who has endorsed Republican candidates for Michigan governor

    The GOP gubernatorial primary race is heating up…

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  • Michigan Land Bank approves sale of historic State Fairgrounds property to City of Detroit

    While the MLBFTA Board approved the sale, the transaction must also be approved by the Detroit City Council.

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  • Goodbye to Delray, the Detroit enclave residents are getting paid to leave

    Blighted but beloved, Delray’s epitaph has been written for years.

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  • Detroit schools and police chief pledge to work together to keep kids safe — but disagree about guns in schools

    …the two saw little common ground when it came to the issue of guns in schools.

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  • Duggan hits reverse, now supports Gretchen Whitmer for Michigan governor

    “Michigan will not be a successful state unless Detroit is a successful city,”

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  • MiWeek at the 2018 Detroit Policy Conference

    Detroit Policy Conference where the conversation is all about civility — in politics, the workplace and in communities. 

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  • Detroit’s ID Program Still Trying to Establish Its Identity

    “We’re trying to build a city where everybody is included, where everybody is valued…”

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