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Working moms are critical to a thriving economy. It’s time to support them.

This sponsored story was produced in partnership with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation. Read Part 2 of this series. To say that the COVID-19 pandemic sent the globe into a frenzy is the understatement of the century. But beyond sparking an ongoing physical and mental health crisis, the pandemic has finally underscored the need for employers […]

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Tax capture has made downtown Detroit projects possible at the expense of voter preference. Will it ever sunset?

Last week, the Detroit Public School Board approved a $700 million plan to upgrade their buildings in the district. The enormous capital improvement plan included funding for five new buildings, rebuilding and reopening several shuttered schools and undertaking renovations at nearly every school.  This eye-popping expenditure is just a fraction of what district leaders say […]