Politics & Government

  • Detroit recount ends with no changed results, lingering questions

    Detroit’s partial recount of the November 7 general election is over.

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  • Michigan Governor Sets Special Elections to Replace Conyers

    Michigan to hold special elections on days already set for 2018 primary, general voting to fill seat vacated by…

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  • Fighting for Air in 48217

    This very southernmost tip of Detroit is called 48217, the most polluted zip code in the state.

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  • Unfinished Gratiot jail site no longer an option for new jail

    Wayne County announced that it does not intend to complete the unfinished jail at Gratiot.

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  • “People Were Scared of Him…He Owns You” Former Conyers Aide, Accuser Tells Detroit Today

    “It’s ownership. He owns you when you’re there.”

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  • In heated exchange with GOP lawmakers, Detroit schools chief Vitti defends stance on charters, property and grading schools

    “You are intentionally violating the law,” said Rep. Daniella Garcia

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  • Poor public transportation can be a roadblock to the everyday needs of Arab-American seniors

    DETROIT–Is Michigan’s faulty transit system failing Arab-American seniors? 

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  • You Might Not Have to Pay Your Property Taxes

    “…65,000 houses that are at some point behind in their property taxes,”

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  • Conyers steps aside from top spot on House Judiciary Committee

    The 88-year-old Conyers says he denies the allegations…

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  • A lawsuit and recount threats. Yes, it’s Detroit post-election season.

    “…At the end of election day, some will be happy and others will not,”

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