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Editorial: Just get out, 2018

Editorial: Just get out, 2018As the year ends, there's a "to hell in a handbasket" air about things.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
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Top 10 Detroit News editorials of 2018

Top 10 Detroit News editorials of 2018Here are the top 10 editorials of 2018 as chosen by our editorial board
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  • 3 weeks ago
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Editorial: Teen vaping poses future risks

Editorial: Teen vaping poses future risks"Legislative efforts must join with the efforts of caring adults to ensure that nicotine addiction does not continue to plague our nation's health."
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
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Editorial: Stock market fall rests with Trump

Editorial: Stock market fall rests with Trump"The tariffs could well trigger an artificial recession in 2019, meaning one caused by bad government decision making rather than economic factors."
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  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
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Editorial: Workers should demand better from UAW

Editorial: Workers should demand better from UAWUnion leadership clearly misused the dues — and trust — of hard-working members around the country, and the union should be forced to clean house.
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Editorial: Shutdown drama is getting wearisome

Editorial: Shutdown drama is getting wearisome"We've said it before and likely will have to again: This is no way to run a government."
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  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
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Editorial: End law that enables counties to steal property

Editorial: End law that enables counties to steal propertyA county government collecting tens of thousands of dollars for public use from a private citizen over a tax miscue is a constitutional violation.
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  • 1 month ago
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Editorial: Unplug electric car subsidies

Editorial: Unplug electric car subsidies"Congress should cut its losses on this one. The electric car subsidies have not sent Americans rushing to the showrooms to purchase EVs."
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  • 1 month ago
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Naida: Deposit law bottles up recycling efforts

Naida : Deposit law bottles up recyclingNaida writes: "Despite returning more than 90 percent of bottles and cans, Michigan remains one of of the worst states for recycling in the nation."
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  • 1 month ago
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Editorial: Renew, rebuild Michigan

Editorial: Renew, rebuild MichiganSnyder is asking lawmakers to pass in their lame duck session two bills key to responsibly paying for keeping Michigan clean and structurally sound.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Editorial: Tunnel for Line 5 a practical solution

Editorial: Tunnel for Line 5 a practical solutionWhile it is hard for many people to accept, the world still runs on oil and gas.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Editorial: In death, Bush still serves

Editorial: In death, Bush still servesWe should not see Bush as a relic of the past, but rather as an inspiration for what we could be in the future.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Editorial: Lawmakers should respect home rule

Editorial: Lawmakers should respect home ruleThere should be clear limits on the state's ability to impose its will on local communities.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Editorial: America loses its ‘Point of Light’

Editorial: America loses its ‘Point of Light’"George H.W. Bush was above all else a gentleman. A man of grace who served the American people for their sake, and not his own."
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Editorial: Unions should pay for union work

Editorial: Unions should pay for union workThe bill that would prevent the practice of so-called union release time for teachers is getting traction
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Editorial: Trump shares blame for GM's cutback

Editorial: Trump shares blame for GM’s cutback"Trump's ill-advised trade war has forced GM and other automakers to cut deeper and sooner than they might otherwise have had to do."
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Editorial: Property rights don't end at the beach

Editorial: Property rights don’t end at beach"The U.S. Supreme Court could soon take up an Indiana case that effectively claimed all privately owned beaches in the state for public use."
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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Editorial: Clip the wings of lame duck

Editorial: Clip the wings of lame duck"Major new policy initiatives should wait for newly elected  and returning lawmakers and a new governor."
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Editorial: Kids get grades; so should schools

Editorial: Kids get grades; so should schoolsAt least 17 states, including high-performing Florida, have a letter-grade accountability system. This ought to be a no-brainer.
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Editorial: Words to be thankful by

Editorial: Words to be thankful by"To help inspire your own expressions of gratitude, we offer these pearls that we found particularly meaningful."
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Editorial: Title IX reforms will protect all students

Editorial: Title IX reforms protect studentsThe Education Department has released its guidelines related to campus sexual assault investigations, and they strike the right balance
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  • 2 months ago
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Editorial: Lawmakers must get wage laws right

Editorial: Lawmakers must get wage laws right"Lawmakers should find a balance that respects the wishes of hundreds of thousands of citizens while also preserving Michigan’s economic resurgence."
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  • 2 months ago
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Editorial: Michigan should consider raising hunters’ annual limit

Editorial: Deer herd, motorists need a harvest"Michigan should consider a more aggressive campaign to encourage deer hunting, including expanding hunter safety classes and a longer youth season."
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  • 2 months ago
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Editorial: Measles outbreak is totally preventable

Editorial: Measles outbreak is totally preventableTo protect the health of all Michigan residents, especially from the threat of a measles outbreak, vaccination must remain a top priority.
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  • 2 months ago
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Editorial: How to be an impactful governor

Editorial: How to be an impactful governor"Our prosperity will depend on the number of men and women in the workforce who have skills currently in demand"
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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Editorial: Voters have spoken: They want pot

Voters have spoken: They’re ready for pot"While local leaders have the right to place parameters on the prevalence of pot shots, they shouldn’t try to prevent them altogether."
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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