Politics & Government

  • 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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  • Wayne County joins Welcoming Michigan reaffirms commitment to diversity; recognizes immigrants

    “When you look across all 43 communities, Wayne County is really the face of America and we are very proud…

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  • Detroit council isn’t a stooge for Mayor Mike Duggan, its president says

    In years past, the nine-member panel was known for its insults and sometimes raucous meetings.

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  • Facing deportation, he needs a miracle. A Detroit church may provide one.

    …but stepping outside the church – even to go to the hospital – could get Rranxburgaj deported.

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  • One Detroit | Top Stories of 2017

    #OneDetroit: Best of 2017

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  • Detroit is violent. But is constant video surveillance the answer?

    The discussion is expected to be long, heated and spill over into next year.

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  • You Are Guaranteed The Right to Public Records — But How Easy Is It Actually to Get Them?

    …how well local governments in southeast Michigan are presenting information about the Freedom of Information Act

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