| Jan 1, 2011
| 7:25 AM
DETROIT (AP) — A third of Michigan's congressional delegation in 2011 is new, though lawmakers from the state still will wield considerable clout in Washington in the new year.
The Republican domination in November means two of the state's U.S....
| Aug 3, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Two big congressional seats were up for grabs in this year's August 3rd Primary: the 6th and 7th districts.
The 6th district covers Kalamazoo to the Lakeshore. Twelve-term congressman Fred Upton is reported to have beat challenger and former State Rep....
| Aug 26, 2010
| 6:48 PM
It has been one month since the Enbridge pipeline broke in Marshall, spilling almost 1 million gallons of crude into Talmadge Creek and, eventually, the Kalamazoo River.
Congressman Mark Schauer, in whose district the spill occurred, held a public...
| Sep 1, 2010
| 4:03 PM
Enbridge President and CEO Patrick Daniel says he's looking into allegations that people felt coerced into signing forms releasing the company from liability in exchange for air purifiers and air conditioners.
Congressman Mark Schauer from Calhoun...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 12:56 AM
A panel of local labor and environmental leaders will meet Tuesday for a roundtable discussion on the importance of clean energy to Michigan’s economy and environment.
The free event starts at 6:30 p.m. at Grand Valley State University’s...
| Jan 29, 2009
WASHINGTON, DC - President Obama's $800 billion stimulus package passed the U.S. House of Representatives Wednesday night. The vote was strictly along party lines, with every Republican voting against it. The package must still clear the Senate.