Stories tagged: "Joe Biden"


New data shows that as nonviolent offenders are released from Michigan jails to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, crime rates are not increasing. The information could signal the beginning of prison reform. Photo via Shutterstock.
Michigan’s Prison Population Is Plummeting. Biden’s Plan For Returning Citizens Could Only Help.

The state now has even more formerly incarcerated residents looking for support as they reclaim their lives.

A line of Mitten brews. Photo courtesy The Mitten Brewing Co..
Why This Brewer Says a Vote for Biden Is a Vote to Save Michigan Beer

Without solving the public health crisis, the co-founder of The Mitten Brewing Co. says efforts to reopen businesses have only made things more dangerous and less stable.

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New Jobs, Lost Traditions, and (of Course) the Pandemic: Michigan’s Weekly News Quiz

What popular pastime will be missing alongside MSU football this year?

Keziah Ridgeway, a Black Muslim mother of four and a high school history teacher, said Donald Trump is one of "the most openly white supremacist presidents that we've had in modern history." (Keystone Photo/Samaria Bailey)
This Muslim Mom of Four Voted Green in 2016. Not This Time. Here’s Why.

“I personally am not in love with Biden. However, unlike the last election, where my morals dictated my vote, I am going to vote Democratic this go ‘round,” she said.

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Michigan Election Results: The 2020 Winners from the State’s Top Races

From the presidential race to local proposals, here’s your hub for how Michigan votes on the most heated seats and statewide races this November.

LIVE BLOG: Save This Page To Get Michigan Updates On Election Day 2020

The ‘Gander will have your on-the-ground look at what’s happening inside Michigan’s precincts during an extraordinary election.

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.