Politics & Government

  • 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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  • Can you put that jail somewhere else?

    … hardly anyone wants a jail to be built in their back yard.

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  • The long, winding road of Jeffrey Johnson, one man who refused to play the plea bargaining game

    Pleading guilty even when you’re not; is that justice?

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  • Detroit demo blitz linked to lead poisoning

    City’s former health leader charges that officials considered health concerns a ‘nuisance,’ and focused solely on tearing down blighted homes…

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  • Detroit election issues (surprise!) could prompt recount

    Gilchrist was up comfortably all night before a late-surge…

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  • A Tale of Two Cities? What Do Officials Need To do?

    Hear how Detroit answers these questions…

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  • Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan wins big. But does he have a mandate?

    Few surprises in Detroit, Flint and other cities. Here are takeaways from Tuesday’s elections.

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