Detroit Mike Duggan's uphill mayoral election victory wasn't guided by a veteran political operative, but by a 27-year-old, first-time campaign manager who moved back to the city four years ago.
Washington — The Obama administration is reaching out to Detroit Mayor-elect Mike Duggan, with nearly a half-dozen officials calling to congratulate and offer support.
Detroit Mayor-elect Mike Duggan spent little time Wednesday putting a cap on his political career.
At Cafe Con Leche, the West Vernor coffee shop that's a haven for youthful southwest Detroiters, Gabriela Santiago-Romero pecks at her laptop.
Detroit — Detroit Police officer John K. Bennett said Thursday he plans to ask for a recount of ballots in the District 7 City Council race after losing by a 50-vote margin.
Detroit — In January, Detroit will see a mostly younger City Council that political observers hope will speed cooperation and change with the state-appointed emergency manager.
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Benny Napoleon says he wouldn't live at the city mayor's mansion; Mike Duggan said he would, during a Detroit Economic Club forum. ()
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