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U.S. Rep. Justin Amash, I-Mich., shares his reasoning for becoming an independent at an event to commemorate Constitution Day in Jeffries Hall Monday afternoon.

In order to commemorate Constitution Day, the University of Michigan invited Rep. Justin Amash, I-Mich, to speak. The former undergraduate and Michigan law alum represents Michigan’s 3rd District.

Stephen Hadley, Former National Security Advisor, speaks about the necessity of diplomacy at the Diplomacy in a New Transatlantic Era discussion at Weill Hall Friday.

An audience of 150 gathered Friday afternoon in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Ford School of Public Policy for a talk titled “Diplomacy in a New Transatlantic Era.” The event featured a conversation between former National Security Advisor Stephen Hadley; former Assistant Secretary of Sta

Leah Skylar, chair of the Young Democrats of Michigan, speaks during the sit-in at Rep. Debbie Dingell's Ypsilanti office as part of the Sunrise Movement's action to demand Dingell support the Green New Deal in Ypsilanti Friday afternoon.

Students and activists of the Sunrise Movement held a sit-in at the Ypsilanti office of U.S.

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., played a part in working with other Michigan politicians to obtain a $7.5 million federal grant towards the state’s mobility sector.

Michigan politicians announced a $7.5 million federal grant toward the state’s mobility sector on Thursday. The grant will fund research, development and testing of self-driving technologies. 

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Several state lawmakers introduced a new expungement reform plan package on Sept. 9. The package includes six separate bills aimed at changing various aspects of the state’s expungement system.

National Sanitation Foundation International commemorated its 75th anniversary with a celebratory event at its international headquarters in Ann Arbor Friday afternoon.

National Sanitation Foundation International commemorated its 75th anniversary with a celebratory event at its international headquarters in Ann Arbor on Friday afternoon. 

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A group of University of Michigan students recently launched Michigan Political Consulting, the first political consulting organization on campus.

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer praised the Trump Administration on Wednesday for its intention to finalize a compliance policy that would clear the market of unauthorized, non-tobacco-flavored e-cigarette products.

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer doesn’t think President Donald Trump is blowing smoke when it comes to dealing with the youth vaping epidemic.

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A petition circulating around campus and the greater Ann Arbor community is calling on the University of Michigan to release the papers of Dr

Second-year medical student Solomon Rajput will challenge Congresswoman Debbie Dingell for her seat in Michigan's 12th Congressional District

The Dingells have been a household name in Ann Arbor politics for more than 85 years since John Dingell Sr. began representing the 15th Congressional District in 1933, now known Michigan’s 12th Congressional District.