A federal judge in Michigan has ordered the halt of a statewide recount effort inspired by former Green Party presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein. The judge determined that the recount was unwarranted, despite the inconsistencies it uncovered.
© Greg Nash BY REBECCA SAVRANSKY Green Party nominee Jill Stein has officially filed a request for a presidential recount in Michigan. “The people of Michigan and all Americans deserve a voting system we can trust,” Stein said in a statement on Wednesday. “After a presidential election tarnished by the use of outdated and unreliable machines […]
(Photo: Eric Seals, Eric Seals/Detroit Free Press) WASHINGTON — A U.S. Department of Homeland Security report indicates a 6-month shutdown of the Poe Lock in Sault Ste. Marie, if one occurred, would plunge the nation into recession, closing factories and mines, halting auto and appliance production in the U.S. for most of a year and […]
Michigan governor Rick Snyder has released thousands of emails over the past few weeks in response to urgent calls for answers on Flint’s water crisis.
Those kept in the jail — including pregnant women — were forced to drink and bathe in the contaminated water, as well as eat food cooked with it. They were not provided bottled water until January 23.
Gordon Duff – Industrial workers, according to Reagan, were a threat to America’s security, their love of unions, of social justice and their desire to improve their lot. Attempts by those of “non-inherited wealth” to gain social mobility was seen as a “share the wealth” threat.
Ismael Basha, one of the backers of the Pontiac project, said of Syrian refugees that they ‘are the ones paying the price’ for the actions of Isis. Photograph: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images Ryan Felton in Detroit Last week, a group of eight investors in Michigan announced what may be a first-of-its-kind project to resettle Syrian refugees. […]
The story of the U.S.S. Michigan begins in Erie, Pennsylvania. On her launch day, December 5, 1843, the Navy gunboat U.S.S. Michigan became stuck on the ways in the harbor at Erie. Most of the Erie populace had gathered to see her go straight to the bottom. They knew she would sink because she was […]