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Our Editorial: Focus sex registry rewrite on risk

Our Editorial: Focus sex registry rewrite on riskBloated list should be trimmed of youthful offenders, and those who engaged in consensual relationships
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Our editorial: Uphold the rights of public workers

Our editorial: Uphold the rights of public workersHigh Court is again considering a case that could overturn mandatory union fees; employees should have the choice
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Our editorial: Extending term limits good for Michigan

Our editorial: Extending term limits good for MichiganState chamber considering a plan to give lawmakers more expertise and experience, and strip power from lobbyists
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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Editorial: Give auto insurance reform plan a shot

Editorial: Give auto insurance reform plan a shotBipartisan proposal to reform no-fault coverage would rightly slash rates, give drivers options
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Our Editorial: Don’t force adoption agency conformity

Our Editorial: Don’t force adoption agency conformityFaith-based providers do good work and shouldn’t be pressured to go against their beliefs on marriage
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Our Editorial: Can diverse views survive on campus?

Our Editorial: Can diverse views survive on campus?New report shows a majority of college students don’t understand the First Amendment and free speech
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Our Editorial: Get ready for downtown jobs, Detroit

Our Editorial: Get ready for downtown jobs, DetroitCity, region must prepare to absorb thousands of jobs with better transportation, training
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Our Editorial: Taxpayers win with worker rule change

Our Editorial: Taxpayers win with worker rule changeNew system will reward state workers for better performance, should improve government functions
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Finley and Jacques preview the Michigan Republican Leadership Conference

Finley and Jacques preview the Michigan Republican Leadership ConferenceNolan Finley and Ingrid Jacques preview the Michigan Republican Leadership Conference this weekend on Mackinac Island.
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  • 1 month ago
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Our Editorial: Flint water safe, but fall-out continues

Our Editorial: Flint water safe, but fall-out continuesVa. Tech scientists give drinking water an all-clear stamp; restoring trust a much tougher task
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  • 1 month ago
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Our editorial: Encourage diversity without mandates

Our editorial: Encourage diversity without mandatesCouncil’s ‘inclusion’ ordinance would drive up costs and limit housing choices for everyone
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  • 1 month ago
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Our Editorial: Intolerance on display at MSU

Our Editorial: Intolerance on display at MSUFaculty spearheaded petition to block Ed Secretary Betsy DeVos from making remarks at Grand Rapids event
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  • 1 month ago
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Editorial: Bernie Sanders’ health plan DOA

Editorial: Bernie Sanders’ health plan DOACongress should quickly move past this distraction from real health care reform
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  • 1 month ago
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Our Editorial: Create safeguards in campus probes

Our Editorial: Create safeguards in campus probesMany groups are calling for due process and fairness in student sex assault cases; here’s some ideas to help
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Our editorial: Bring competition to liquor sales

Our editorial: Bring competition to liquor salesLegislature shouldn’t get in way of rescinding arcane ‘half-mile’ rule controlling where stores can open
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Finley and Jacques on Dave Trott's retirement, a Lansing farmer's religious rights, more.

Finley and Jacques on Dave Trott’s retirement, a Lansing farmer’s religious rights, more.Editorial board members Nolan Finley and Ingrid Jacques discuss the retirement announcement of U.S. Rep Dave Trott, a farmer at odds with a Lansing city market over his views on gay marriage, changes to college sex assault guidelines
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Editorial: Make justice goal in campus assault cases

Editorial: Make justice goal in campus assault casesEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos is rightly advocating due process in student misconduct investigations
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Our Editorial: Go hard after city’s tax cheats

Our Editorial: Go hard after city’s tax cheatsLawsuits against banks, businesses that owe taxes on foreclosed properties will help remove profit from blight
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Our Editorial: Congress must protect Dreamers

Our Editorial: Congress must protect DreamersTrump gives lawmakers reasonable deadline to codify protection for children brought to the country illegally
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Our Editorial: GOP must get tax reform done

Our Editorial: GOP must get tax reform doneRepublicans can’t afford to let intra-party squabbling derail this promise to the American people
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Our Editorial: End attack on for-profit schools

Our Editorial: End attack on for-profit schoolsEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos right to roll back regulations that forced some schools to close
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Editorial: In Afghanistan, Trump choosing the best path

Editorial: Trump choosing best Afghan pathProviding more support to sustain its army will help stabilize the country and deny global terrorists a launching pad
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Our editorial: Put brakes on driverless auto taxes

Our editorial: Put brakes on driverless auto taxesLawmakers should wait for market to catch up on self-driving vehicle fees; safety regulations should be top priority
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  • 1 month, 4 weeks ago
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Editorial: Practical policies needed on opioids

Editorial: Practical policies needed on opioidsEmergency status should open up funding to treat epidemic; favor real-life solutions over moralizing
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  • 2 months ago
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Our Editorial: Do politics as Vern Ehlers did

Our Editorial: Do politics as Vern Ehlers didWest Michigan congressman and nuclear physicist Vern Ehlers brought spiritual love to the House
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  • 2 months ago
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Editorial: Review drives realistic auto goals

Editorial: Review drives realistic auto goalsCar companies are striving to meet inflexible regulations, which lead to higher consumer costs
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  • 2 months ago
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Vice: Wave of the future for news

Vice: Wave of the future for newsThe HBO nightly program’s immersive, on-the-ground video reporting got a boost with its Charlottesville, Va., coverage
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  • 2 months ago
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