Republican Pete Hoekstra inadvertently helped U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow early this year when his Super Bowl ad showing a young Asian-American woman speaking in broken English touched off complaints of racial insensitivity, leading to increased donations for the Democratic incumbent.
A judge has dismissed sexual abuse charges against former Republican state Sen. Phillip Arthurhultz.
U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow’s campaign is reporting that the Michigan Democrat raised over $1.2 million in the last three months of 2011, leaving her with a $5.9 million campaign chest.
Mayor Dave Bing is reporting more progress at the table as he tries to work with the city’s big labor unions on possible concessions to save money
One state lawmaker says an emergency manager would not work for the City of Detroit.
One of Michigan’s top Republicans in the 1990s is allowed to continue getting his $79,000 a year state pension regardless of the outcome of his trial on sex charges involving children.
Two recent college graduates have been sentenced to 30 days in jail for putting a pie in the face of U.S. Sen. Carl Levin.
Michigan’s Senior U.S. Senator said he’s supportive of an expected decision from President Obama to begin a draw down of troops from Afghanistan as early as next month.
Senator Debbie Stabenow is introducing legislation aimed at stopping private Canadian waste from coming into Michigan.
A former state senator and Michigan Liquor Commission chairman was charged Tuesday with multiple sex crimes, some involving middle-school-age children.