Politics


Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett meets with Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., not pictured, Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Sarah Silbiger/Pool via AP)
Michiganders Aren’t Buying Into Amy Coney Barrett. Here Are Their Top 4 Reasons.

If Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed to the Supreme Court Monday, protections for Black and queer Michiganders are just some of the rights endangered.

President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Muskegon County Airport, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, in Norton Shores, Mich. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Trump Calls for Whitmer to Be Locked Up Following Domestic Terror Plot to Do Just That

Trump came to Michigan with calls to lock up Gov. Whitmer. As recent events show, those words have consequences.

Michigan’s Battlegrounds: Confessions of Voter Hoping to Swing Macomb County

“It’s not as red as they always say. We are quieter, but we are here," says Macomb Township Ph.D student Andrea Geralds.

Sen. Peters surveying flood damage. Photo courtesy Sen. Peters' office.
Michigan Sen. Gary Peters Tells Us How He Became Washington’s Most Accomplished Freshman Senator

Fueled by the grit and tenacity of the Michiganders he serves, Sen. Gary Peters has worked on dozens of bills signed into law, earning the track record of a "most effective" leader.

A Commerce Township city employee was removing an unlawfully placed lawn sign, when razor blades attached to the bottom sliced their hands.
Booby-Trapped ‘Trump 2020’ Sign Sends Oakland County Worker to Hospital

The Commerce Township worker got away with 13 stitches, but city leaders are worried about kids’ safety as political tensions rise in the community.

Photo courtesy of the Governor's office
READ: The Full Transcript of Gov. Whitmer’s Remarks on Kidnapping Plot

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer was the victim of a domestic terror plot to kidnap and possibly kill her, officials announced. These were the words she had for Michiganders after.

DETROIT, MICHIGAN - SEPTEMBER 09: Wearing a face mask to reduce the risk posed by the coronavirus, Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden talks with members of the United Steelworkers union in a supporter's back yard September 09, 2020 in Detroit, Michigan. Biden is campaigning in Michigan, which President Donald Trump won in 2016 by less than 11,000 votes, the narrowest margin of victory in state's presidential election history. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Biden Follows Coronavirus Safety Measures in Michigan. Here’s Why That Matters.

President Donald Trump's coronavirus diagnosis has put campaign stops in the spotlight.