"The reason some of those police lines were breached was the lack of proper planning and the lack of equipment and training," Sen. Gary Peters said. "They did not have riot gear necessary to do that, the shields, helmets and protective clothing. Part of our recommendations is that you need to have plans - and there need to be exercises."
Macomb County's Selfridge Air Base won't be the home of the new F35 training center for the Air Force - at least, it's not the first choice.
Michigan made progress in reducing the racial disparity among new infections of COVID-19 last year. However, a lack of data is making it difficult to overcome the same disparities in vaccine distribution.
Following the U.S. Capitol Riot, lawmakers from Michigan are calling for President Donald Trump to be removed from office for inciting the violence.
“I believe it’s the right thing for me to do, to congratulate Senator Peters,” James said. “In the spirit of the holidays, there’s a bottle of Johnnie Walker Blue Label coming your way soon. Congratulations, sir. I wish you and your family good health and safety this season and in the new year.”
Republican John James has launched a legal defense fund to help litigate efforts to review election processes at the TCF Center in Detroit, where his campaign believes voter irregularities occurred.
John James said Thursday he refused to concede defeat to Senator Gary Peters for Michigan's second Senate seat.
With almost 30 years as an elected official, the junior Senator has also served in U.S. House of Representatives six years until 2014 when he ran for and won the U.S. Senate seat vacated by Carl Levin.
It's going to be a bit longer before the final votes are in for the Michigan Senate seat as the race between John James and Gary Peters is down to the final vote.
Michigan Senator Gary Peters is being challenged by John James, who surprised many two years ago when he gave Debbie Stabenow a close race for the Senate.
Senator Gary Peters rallied in Detroit Wednesday, joined by Rev. Al Sharpton, in a push to mobilize Detroit voters.
On experience as an elected official, Peters has James beat, but political outsider James argues Peters hasn’t gotten enough done for Michiganders touting his own experience as a businessman and combat veteran.
Gary Peters and John James are speaking during a virtual townhall meeting in the race for Senate.
Michigan hospitals missed out on hundreds of thousands in federal aid after $175 billion approved by Congress didn't consider COVID-19 hot spots when it was divided up.
Sen. Gary Peters said it would be inappropriate for the President to call in the military to quell protesters.
Lawmakers from the legislature, senators from Congress and the Michigan governor all announced plans Thursday for what the state's economic reopening should look like.
Detroit's three television stations are joining together again on Thursday to talk about COVID-19 and what it means to all of us. Watch it in the embed above or at fox2detroit.com/live
Several Democratic Senators are proposing a $25,000 premium pay increase for essential workers during the coronavirus fight.
Gary Peters, one of Michigan's senators says he will vote to convict President Trump during a vote in the U.S. Senate on Wednesday,