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Our Editorial: End civil asset forfeiture abuse

Our Editorial: End civil asset forfeiture abuseMichigan should not seize citizens’ private property without a conviction
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Our editorial: Net neutrality slows internet innovation

Our editorial: Net neutrality slows internet innovationNew FCC chairman should repeal burdensome rules put in place under the Obama administration
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Our editorial: Work toward stronger jobs future

Our editorial: Work toward stronger jobs futureGov. Snyder has the right priority in focusing on career development, skilled trades in last 17 months
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For Detroit clerk: Gilchrist; Sossi in District 1

For Detroit clerk: Gilchrist; Sossi in District 1Detroit primary voters should dump Janice Winfrey, elect a competent clerk
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Our Editorial: Fight for robust speech on the quad

Our Editorial: Fight for robust speech on the quadState lawmakers are right to be concerned about campus discourse but new bills could hurt, not help
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Our Editorial: Let Larsen make her case to Senate

Our Editorial: Let Larsen make her case to SenateMichigan Supreme Court justice to meet with Stabenow, Peters today; appeals court nomination at stake
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1967 editorial reprint: The Senseless Few

1967 editorial reprint: The Senseless FewThese mobsters, arsonists and looters were not fighting a civil rights battle
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Our Editorial: Take the hint, Jeff Sessions

Our Editorial: Take the hint, Jeff SessionsHis discredited, old-school approach to law enforcement is not what America needs
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Our Editorial: Keep most of City Council in place

Our Editorial: Keep most of City Council in placeDetroit has a competent legislative body; wholesale changes are not needed
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Our Endorsement: Pick Duggan in mayoral primary

Our Endorsement: Pick Duggan in mayoral primaryDetroit voters should support the mayor’s bid for a second term
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Our Editorial: State should let pooches on patios

Our Editorial: State should let pooches on patiosLawmakers are considering a bill that would lift statewide ban on dogs at outdoor restaurants; it’s the right call
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Editorial: If repeal and replace fails, fix Obamacare

If repeal and replace fails, move to fix ObamacareBless Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s heart — he just keeps trying to come up with a replacement for Obamacare that can unite the varied factions of his fractured Republican caucus.
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Editorial: Vitti should keep charter door open

Editorial: Vitti should keep charter door openDetroit superintendent wants to improve traditional public schools, but limiting good choices is a bad idea
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Our Editorial: Too soon to write off fossil fuels

Our Editorial: Too soon to write off fossil fuelsTrump right to fight for inclusion of clean, efficient use of carbon-based energy sources in G-20 statement
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Our Editorial: Pass the Good Jobs bill today

Our Editorial: Pass the Good Jobs bill todayLawmakers should take care of this important agenda item before they leave Lansing for the summer
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Editorial: Who is going to fix Michigan’s schools?

Editorial: Who is going to fix Michigan’s schools?Gov. Snyder has returned School Reform Office to education department, yet too many bad schools remain open
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Our Editorial: State isn’t done with pension reform

Our Editorial: State isn’t done with pension reformThe Legislature made big strides in overhauling teacher pensions, but there is more work on horizon
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Our editorial: Let facts decide pipeline fate

Our editorial: Let facts decide pipeline fateAssessment says Line 5 under straits is in good shape; no need for a rushed solution
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Our editorial: Return power to union members

Our editorial: Return power to union membersEmployee Rights Act in Congress would go a long way to protecting workers from union leadership abuses
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Editorial: Flint doesn’t need more water shakeups

Editorial: Flint doesn’t need more water shakeupsMayor Weaver has negotiated a 30-year contract with Detroit’s water authority; City Council should approve it
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Our Editorial: Wayne Co. should make a jail deal

Our Editorial: Wayne Co. should make a jail dealSweetened Gilbert proposal addresses all of the county’s criminal justice needs with one project
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Our Editorial: High Court stands up for school choice

Our Editorial: High Court stands up for school choiceSupreme Court upholds religious liberty and private school options, yet Mich. unlikely to benefit from important ruling
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Our Editorial: Mixed ruling restores executive powers

Our Editorial: Mixed ruling restores executive powersCourt affirms Trump can issue travel ban to protect nation, but rightly limits its reach
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Editorial: Follow through on Detroit school reform

Editorial: Follow through on Detroit school reformSeveral pieces of last year’s DPS bailout legislation are being ignored, and that needs to change
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Editorial: Dysfunction wins again in state Capitol

Editorial: Dysfunction wins again in state CapitolMichigan’s best hope of landing 5,000 or so high-tech manufacturing jobs now rests with the governing process in Wisconsin and the other states with which it’s competing being just as dysfunctional as it is here.
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Our Editorial: Keep door open to home sharing

Our Editorial: Keep door open to home sharingLawmakers should prevent local governments from banning short-term rentals, over-regulating industry
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Our Editorial: Free not always a great deal

Our Editorial: Free not always a great dealUM’s free tuition plan is a wealth transfer scheme that will further burden middle-class students
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