Government

State Sen. Patrick Colbeck presented and took questions during an event Wednesday in the Union.

Pitching his political platform, State Sen. Patrick Colbeck, gubernatorial candidate, R-Canton, spoke to members of the University of Michigan’s chapter of College Republicans on Wednesday at the Michigan Union.

Hillary Clinton speaks as part of her book tour at Hill Auditorium Tuesday.

On Nov. 8, 2016, Hillary Clinton lost the presidential election.

Rock star and Michigan native Robert Ritchie, better known as Kid Rock, who in July announced he would run for a seat in the Michigan Senate, has since rescinded his campaign.

First lady Melania Trump and Secretary of Education Betsy Devos visited Orchard Lake Middle School in West Bloomfield Township, Mich., to kick off the “Week of Inclusion,” a part of National Bullying Prevention Month.

Fayrouz Saad, who is currently running for Congress in Michigan’s 11th District, says her political story started right in her dorm, freshman year at the University of Michigan.

Former Michigan House Rep. Jeff Irwin is launching his campaign for Michigan Senate, running in the 18th District. State Sen. Rebekah Warren, D-Ann Arbor, currently holds the seat, but is term limited and is unable to run again in 2018.

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Each week, The Michigan Daily will be publishing a wrap-up of the most important bills proposed in Michigan Legislature over the past seven days:

Gov. Rick Snyder is being called on to fire Michigan State Police Director Col. Kristy Kibbey Etue after she shared a meme on Facebook degrading protesting NFL players.

After Michigan State Police Director Col. Kristy Kibbey Etue shared a meme on Facebook calling football players who choose to take a knee during the national anthem “rich, entitled, arrogant, ungrateful, anti-American degenerates,” 85,000 people are demanding Gov. Rick Snyder fire her.

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Each week, The Michigan Daily will be publishing a wrap-up of the most important bills proposed in Michigan Legislature over the past seven days:

Tim Carney, commentary editor at the Washington Examiner, moderates the Michigan Review debate at the Michigan Union Friday.

Hans von Spakovsky, The Heritage Foundation’s manager on the election law reform initiative, and Bryan Caplan, economics professor at George Mason University, debated if President Donald Trump’s immigration platform harms the United States in an event hosted by The Michigan Review on Friday night