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Daniel Hinkle Pledges to Support Congressional Term Limits

Michigan state house candidate, Daniel Hinkle (district 59) has committed support for term limits on Congress by signing the Term Limits Convention pledge.

Detroit ranks 8th lowest fittest U.S. city, study finds

Detroit finished 93rd on a 2019 fitness index analyzing the 100 largest U.S. cities.

Michigan ranks 28th highest for state tax collections per capita

Michigan finished 28th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

Hamtramck ranks the poorest of Michigan towns, study finds

Hamtramck was ranked the poorest town in Michigan in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

By the Numbers: Michigan is among 29 states that retain personal income tax exemptions

Twenty-nine states, including Michigan, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.

Analysis: Genesee County posts 186th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 696 properties in Genesee County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 186th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Flint area posts 67th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 696 properties in the Flint area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 67th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Michigan posts 32nd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,265 properties in Michigan started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 32nd highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Vice President Mike Pence touts auto industry, new trade agreement in Michigan visit

Vice President Mike Pence was in Michigan on Wednesday, attending a fundraiser for President Donald Trump's bid for reelection and talking to auto industry personnel about the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) – the tentative pact that would replace NAFTA.

Analysis: zip code 48505 in Flint has second highest home vacancy rate among U.S. zip codes.

The number of vacant homes in the zip code 48505 zip code area was 3,220 in the third quarter of 2018, a 185-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Michigan ranks 23rd most reliant on federal aid

Michigan finished 23rd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

ALBION COLLEGE: Josh Mcgarry, '19, Masters Music, Science, Tennis at Albion

The work it takes to hone skills in music and athletics is not mutually exclusive.

Analysis: 10 ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Ten Michigan medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

Analysis: Michigan has 8th lowest average credit card debt

Michigan finished 43rd in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

Analysis: Michigan's Genesee County has 2nd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in Michigan's Genesee County was nearly 10,700 in the third quarter of 2018, a 100-unit increase over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Michigan House members rank 14th most frugal on spending votes

Compared to other states, the U.S. House delegation from Michigan ranked 14th lowest in spending based on how they voted on key fiscal measures, according to a new analysis by the Coalition to Reduce Spending.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

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