Politics & Government

  • The plot (to buy a Detroit school building) thickens: Efforts to keep sold property from housing charter schools might have become illegal

    “Any such deed restriction in effect on the effective date of this subsection is void.”

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  • Audio from WDET: Environmental Reporters Talk Great Lakes Issues

    Mary Ellen joined other environmental reporters on WDET‘s Detroit Today

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  • Compensation for Wrongfully Convicted Shows Lawmaking is Just the First Step

    MPRN’s Cheyna Roth and WDET’s Jake Neher talk about the messy business of implementing and testing new laws.

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  • An orange jumpsuit ahead for Ann Arbor detainee? “They will behead him in front of everyone,” his sister says

    “My sister and I, we both served this country”, she said. “This is how they repay us?”

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  • Botched elections. Missing ballots. Is this any way to run a democracy?

    Michigan’s failed presidential recount last year wasn’t an aberration. It’s part of a pattern that has some concerned about the…

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  • Detained in Youngstown

    In June, Immigration and Customs Enforcement picked up over a hundred Chaldeans in metro Detroit with the intent of deporting…

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  • Chaldean State Lawmaker Who Endorsed Trump: Community Feels Slighted

    “We have laws, we’d like to enforce them, but we won’t take it to the next level of throwing people…

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  • Protesters gather in front of Detroit federal building calling for end of Chaldean deportations

    Customs Enforcement rounded up more than 100 Chaldeans.

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  • How’s Detroit’s Housing Landscape Doing?

    “Wayne County is unfortunately the leading entity dealing with this problem,”

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  • Chaldean community leader: Deporting Iraqi Christians could be a “death sentence”

    Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested dozens of Chaldeans.

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