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Michigan deal bars LGBT discrimination in state adoptions

Mar. 22, 2019 8:27 PM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Faith-based adoption agencies that are paid by the state of Michigan will no longer be able to turn away LGBT couples or individuals because of religious objections under a legal settlement announced Friday. The agreement was reached between Democratic Attorney General Dana Nessel's...

Michigan governor defends proposal for steep fuel tax rise

Mar. 5, 2019 5:12 PM EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday defended her proposal to nearly triple Michigan's per-gallon gasoline tax to make it the highest in the nation, promising no more "shell games" or "half measures" to reverse the deteriorating condition of the roads. The proposal — the...

Michigan lieutenant governor selling troubled real estate

Jan. 31, 2019 3:04 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Don't look for Michigan's new lieutenant governor on a home makeover show. Garlin Gilchrist II is selling a fire-damaged Detroit apartment building at a loss after spending about $226,000 to try to revive it. He got the vacant building from the Detroit Land Bank Authority for just $13,500,...