Michigan Proposes Strategy To Determine If Flint Water SafeThe Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is proposing a five-part strategy as part of an effort to determine whether Flint's water is safe to drink.
Auto Insurance, Energy Top Cotter's AgendaKevin Cotter has four chief priorities and an overhaul and bailout of Detroit's school district isn't among them.
Lawmakers OK Tax Breaks To Lure Mega-Data Center To MichiganA major data center developer said it will expand into Michigan after securing tax breaks approved late Tuesday by lawmakers and that are expected to be signed into law.
Michigan Senate Goes Against Governor, Approves Data Center Tax BreaksThe legislation would fully exempt Internet data centers and their clients from 6 percent state sales and use taxes on servers, computers and other equipment for 15 years.
Flint's New Mayor Has Host Of Difficult Issues To TackleFlint's new mayor, its first woman, Karen Weaver, takes office Monday in a city that's been dealing with a water crisis and high crime.
Top Trump Adviser Under Fire Over Rape CommentOne of Donald Trump’s top advisers is in trouble over comments he made about marital rape to a Daily Beast reporter.
Ted Cruz Lambasted On Social Media After Tasteless Biden Joke Days After V.P. Loses SonCruz landed a tasteless blow against Joe Biden, just days after the death of the vice president's son, Beau Biden, who died after a battle with brain cancer this week.
Southfield City Council President Announces Entry Into Race For Mayor Southfield City Council President Sylvia Jordan says she'll run again for mayor of the city.
Founder Of 5-Hour Energy Drink Is Big Political DonorThe billionaire founder of the 5-hour Energy drink and his Michigan-based companies have given millions to candidates for state office and political groups across the country, but he remains little-known in his home state.
Ted Cruz Climate Change Comments Make Him 'Unfit' For PresidencyIt’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz's position is no different.
GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate PlanHouse Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama's strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration's plan to limit carbon pollution.
Michigan Senate Passes 'Choose Life' License Plate OptionAn amendment was rejected that would have given the money to the Department of Human Services' effort to lower infant mortality rates.