Politics Podcast: Schuette V. Calley Gets Nasty
Bill Ballenger and Dennis Denno, veterans of Michigan politics, discuss sizzling issues on "The Friday Morning Podcast."
LeDuff: L. Brooks Patterson's Last Call
"Mike Duggan is a creep," L. Brooks Patterson says. "The collegiality is gone because Mike's on the muscle and I'm not going to give him the money. Screw you."
Michigan Eager to Jump on Sports Betting
"If we beat Ohio, Illinois and Indiana, we're going to have people coming to Michigan for that very reason," a state legislator says.
Duggan: Downtown Aquarium Doesn't Make 'Any Sense'
The mayor thinks a secoind aquarium shoulkd be on the east or west riverfront.
Nolan Finley vs. GOP Sen. Patrick Colbeck: 'Too Narrow-Minded' to Be Governor
The Canton Township candidate uses "a despicable tactic . . . appealing to the worst elements of the party's base," a Detroit News editorial says Sunday.
Trump University Didn't Die -- it's in Hillsdale, Mich., Politico Says
Vice President Mike Pence says at this weekend's commencement that America is indebted to Hillsdale College and its president.
Politics Podcast: A Chat with Gubernatorial Candidate Shri Thanedar
Bill Ballenger and Dennis Denno, veterans of Michigan politics, discuss fresh topics on "The Friday Morning Podcast."
Brenda Jones Won't Say If the FBI Contacted Her
The council president's sworn deposition is part of a lawsuit by two downtown bar owners against Mayor Mike Duggan and other officials.
A Blast from the Past: Ex-Lion Billy Sims Endorses Coleman Young II for U.S. House
“Politics and football have much in common; both require agility, teamwork and vision,” Billy Sims says in a statement endorsing state Sen. Coleman A. Young II.
Schuette Apparently Hopes to Ride the Trump Train to Victory
Bill Schuette has remained a Trump loyalist, even after the Billy Bush videotape surfaced late in the 2016 presidential campaign. Watch video of GOP debate.
Commentary: Michigan Term Limits Are a Failure
"Scored against the improvements promised by those proponents of term limits, there is little indication that term limits have delivered on those promises," writes Eric Lupher.
Stormy Daniels Goes International: To Appear at 2 Windsor Venues
“What we wanted to have at Higher Limits was a very limited and moderated conversation" with Stormy Daniels, says one of the co-owners.
Video: A Slice of History -- Coleman Young's First 14 Years in Office
To get a sense of where Detroit is headed, it can help to see where it has been.
Trump's Big Headache -- Stormy Daniels -- Is Returning to Detroit for an Encore
Stormy Daniels performed three weeks ago at another nightclub on East 8 Mile Road.