Detroit Area Superintendent Slams Obama Administration's Transgender Directive To Public SchoolsRandy Speck of Madison District Public Schools calls it a "huge overreach" by the federal government.
New Rules Proposed As 5-Year Anniversary Of Oil Spill NearsAlmost five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the Obama administration has proposed new regulations aimed at strengthening oversight of offshore oil drilling equipment and ensuring that out-of-control wells can be sealed in an emergency.
Supreme Court Seems Divided Over EPA Mercury LimitsThe Supreme Court's conservative justices cast doubt Wednesday on the Obama administration's first-ever regulations aimed at reducing power plant emissions of mercury and other hazardous air pollutants.
Marygrove College Offers Help To Child Immigrants, If Obama Acts First A local college is willing to use school resources to help child immigrants from Central America.
White House Details Obama's $300M Plan To Help DetroitAhead of a Friday meeting in Detroit with several members of the Obama administration, the White House is detailing their plan to support the city.
Detroit Could Receive $100M From Feds For RecoveryDetroit is hoping for some badly needed cash from the federal government, as several members of the Obama administration meet in the Motor City.
Union Leaders Head To Washington To Hash Out Detroit BankruptcyWhile Washington has been largely silent on the largest municipal bankruptcy case in history, UAW president Bob King and others are meeting with the Obama administration today to discuss how it impacts union workers.
White House: Obama Aware Of Detroit's Financial Crisis, No Plans To InterveneObama administration officials have been in contact with leaders in Detroit, according a spokesman.
Judge: Feds Can't Make Domino's Founder Offer Birth ControlA federal judge has blocked the Obama administration from requiring Domino's Pizza founder Tom Monaghan to provide mandatory contraception coverage to his employees.
Why You Should Wait Until 2016 To Sell Your HomePlanning to sell your home? You may want to wait until 2016 before listing it.
Is Former Gov. Granholm Headed For Job At The White House?There is talk that President Barack Obama could be trying to add a former Michigan Governor to his administration.
Augment Ventures Managing Director To Judge Cleantech CompaniesOn June 12-13, Sonali Vijayavargiya, founder and managing director of Ann Arbor-based Augment Ventures, will participate in the Department of Energy National Clean Energy Business Plan Competition.
MichBio Hears Obama Administration Plans For Biotech
White House LGBT Conference Held In DetroitThe summit was held in response to the recent passing of the Equal Access to Housing Rule, which now prohibits HUD participants from discriminating against LGBT applicants.
Group Asks Candidates To Support Asian Carp FightAn environmental coalition asked candidates to promise if elected to continue an Obama administration program dealing with some of the Great Lakes' most pressing environmental problems, including the invasive species, Asian carp.