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Editorial: Keep close eye on Flint relief funds

Editorial: Keep close eye on Flint relief fundsState should help track Flint relief funds to assure they are properly and productively spent
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Our Editorial: Macomb County clerk must improve

Our Editorial: Macomb County clerk must improveRecently elected county clerk is causing headaches for coworkers and wasting taxpayer dollars
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Editorial: Slow down school chief search

Editorial: Slow down school chief searchNew Detroit school board should put a priority on finding best superintendent for troubled district
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  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
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Editorial: Students win in tenure crackdown

Editorial: Students win in tenure crackdownWayne State is right to try to take job protections away from professors who are abusing the privilege
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Editorial: Michigan moving to get justice right

Editorial: Michigan moving to get justice rightMichigan has taken a number of steps to avoid wrongful convictions; Chief Craig’s new pledge will further the progress
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  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
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Editorial: Revisit no-fault auto insurance law

Editorial: Revisit no-fault auto insurance lawMayor Duggan is right to ask lawmakers to provide motorists with relief from the high no-fault auto insurance premiums.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Editorial: Epic failure exposes GOP’s dysfunction

Editorial: Epic failure exposes GOP’s dysfunctionRepublicans are a majority in name only; internal divisions doom health care reform, bode ill for other needed changes
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  • 1 month ago
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Editorial: Roll back needless licensing rules

Editorial: Roll back needless occupational licensing rulesEditorial: Michigan, Detroit should roll back occupational licensing rules that make it harder for residents to work
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  • 1 month ago
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Editorial: Maintain ‘merit’ in state curriculum

Editorial: Maintain ‘merit’ in state curriculumLawmakers are again considering watering down graduation requirements; that’s wrong direction for state
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  • 1 month ago
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Editorial: Gorsuch turns back Democratic attacks

Editorial: Gorsuch turns back Democratic attacksSupreme Court nominee presents himself as an even-tempered, knowledgeable jurist in face of intense Senate questioning
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  • 1 month ago
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Nolan Finley and Ingrid Jacques on their talk with Sen. Gary Peters

Nolan Finley and Ingrid Jacques on their talk with Sen. Gary PetersSCOTUS. Autonomous cars. Drones. Nolan Finley and Ingrid Jacques discuss a wide-ranging interview with Sen. Gary Peters, D-Bloomfield Twp.
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  • 1 month ago
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Editorial: Debate budget cuts, but keep discipline

Editorial: Debate budget cuts, but keep disciplineTrump’s spending plan offsets defense hike with deep cuts elsewhere, finally forcing Congress to make choices
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Editorial: Wayne making progress under Evans

Editorial: Wayne County making progress under Warren EvansWayne County is working its way through its financial woes under County Executive Warren Evans.
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Editorial: State should keep ‘common’ standards

Editorial: State should keep ‘common’ standardsGOP lawmakers continue to question Common Core education benchmarks, but switching would be costly
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Editorial: It’s your information; it should be free

Editorial: It’s your information; it should be freeGovernment is sidestepping FOIA laws to keep public information away from the public
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Editorial: GOP insurance plan offers a starting point

Editorial: GOP insurance plan offers a starting point for negotiationsGOP insurance plan offers a starting point for negotiations. Democrats and tea party Republicans must accept reality
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Editorial: U.S. should play by fewer rules

Editorial: U.S. should play by fewer rulesStreamlining the regulatory code and getting agencies out of the lawmaking business would boost economy
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Editorial: Trump should tackle tax code

Editorial: Trump should tackle tax codeNew administration ought to make comprehensive tax reform that encourages job and investment growth a top priority
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Editorial: Automakers should get review of mileage rule

Editorial: Automakers should get review of mileage ruleAutomakers should get the review of mileage mandates that they were promised by the Obama administration
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Editorial: Should Michigan be Medicaid model?

Editorial: Should Michigan be Medicaid model?Gov. Rick Snyder has touted state’s expansion under Obamacare as a blueprint, but growing costs are a concern
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Editorial: Commit to real immigration reform

Editorial: Commit to real immigration reformPresident and Congress should look to Bush-era proposals for guidance on comprehensive immigration reform.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Editorial: President’s agenda faces skeptical Congress

Editorial: President’s agenda faces skeptical CongressTrump’s agenda a mix of conservative and liberal items that face a tough road in Congress
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Editorial: House should move brownfield incentive bills

Editorial: House should move brownfield incentive billsState House should move bills providing tax incentives to developers of tainted urban sites in Michigan
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Editorial: Wizardry needed to remake Obamacare

Editorial: Wizardry required to remake ObamacareTrump promises insurance for all, but to do that, health care costs must be slashed.
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Editorial: MSU must redouble scrutiny of sexual abuse

Editorial: MSU must redouble scrutiny of sexual abuse of athletesMSU must redouble efforts to protect its student athletes from sexual exploitation
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  • 2 months ago
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Editorial: The enemy is not the media

Editorial: The enemy is not the mediaTrump’s careless tweet that the media is the enemy of the American people risks eroding important freedoms
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  • 2 months ago
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Editorial: GOP to-do list sets right state agenda

Editorial: GOP to-do list sets right state agendaEditorial says GOP to-do list for Michigan sets the right agenda; lawmakers must prioritize and get it done
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  • 2 months ago
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