by Zack Ford Posted on November 13, 2014
Michigan is considering updating its nondiscrimination protections, but only for people who identify as gay, lesbian, and bisexual — not transgender.
by Zack Ford Posted on November 12, 2014
The state of Michigan sought to discriminate against same-sex couples by denying them domestic partner benefits.
by Ari Phillips Posted on October 31, 2014 Updated: October 31, 2014
Fred Upton, the Republican Congressman from Michigan and chairman of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, is in danger of losing his seat to a climate-supporting professor.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 9, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
State Reps. Tom McMillin (R), Ken Goike (R) and Ray Franz (R) introduced a bill earlier this month to repeal Michigan's renewable portfolio standard.
“Well, I am a scientist,” Rep. Dan Benishek (R-MI) said recently. "I don’t see any peer-reviewed science that proves there is man-made catastrophic climate change.”
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 3, 2014 Updated: October 3, 2014
Michigan residents aren't happy about a proposed natural gas pipeline running through their properties, and they aren't letting work on the pipeline begin without a fight.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 2, 2014 Updated: October 20, 2014
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder may be about to lead a green energy boom in his state without ever admitting humans cause climate change. Other politicians may soon try the same route.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on September 8, 2014
"Mentally ill inmates at Huron Valley are being treated so inhumanely that we believe many corrections experts would characterize their experience as a form of torture."
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 2, 2014 Updated: September 2, 2014
"You can do what’s right for the environment and what’s right for the economy at the same time."
by Katie Valentine Posted on August 20, 2014
Other states have rejected radioactive fracking waste due to stricter regulations.