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Michigan Coronavirus Cases Spike 160%, Reaching Highest Increase Since May

Five months into the pandemic, the disease still burns across the state but much of the financial support for Michiganders has evaporated.

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Educators: Stop Using the Pandemic as an Excuse to Privatize Schools

One back-to-school proposal supported by Michigan Republicans like state Reps. Greg Markkanen and Ryan Berman would bring privatization to distance learning, leaving teachers in the lurch.

People photograph the floodwaters of the Tittabawassee River that encroached on downtown Midland, Mich., Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Floodwaters have overtaken dams and forced the evacuation of about 10,000 people from communities in central Michigan. Families living along the Tittabawassee River and connected lakes in Midland County were ordered to leave home Tuesday evening, the second time in less than 24 hours. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
Independent Investigation Launched Into Whether Federal Negligence to Blame for Midland Flood

More than two months after the floodwaters submerged a mid-Michigan town, an independent investigation into the cause is finally underway.

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Michigan Families Left to Suffer as Federal Coronavirus Support Stalls

"No amount of hard work, grit, or sheer determination can fix what has happened," said Michigan mom Katie Carls.

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Here’s What Kamala Harris Has Already Done for Michigan

Michiganders are already inspired by the senator’s leadership, most recently her quick-witted defense of their right to vote by mail.

Democratic presidential candidate, former Vice President Joe Biden, center, listens to McGregor Industries owner Bob McGregor, right, give a tour of the metal fabricating facility, Thursday, July 9, 2020, in Dunmore, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Michigan Auto Workers Know Recession. Here’s What They Say They Need Now.

Without a concrete plan for recovery, auto workers worry they'll be left "drifting in the wind."

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a House Subcommittee on the Coronavirus crisis hearing, Friday, July 31, 2020 on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (Kevin Dietsch/Pool via AP)
Dr. Fauci: Michigan’s Hydroxychloroquine Study Is ‘Flawed’

Here's why the nation's leading coronavirus expert testified that Henry Ford Hospital's study on the controversial drug hydroxychloroquine is inaccurate.