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EARTHTALK: A Greener Catholic Church?

TweetDear EarthTalk: I heard that the Pope urged President Trump to keep the U.S. in the Paris climate accord. Since when has the Catholic church been involved in environmental politics? —Janine Morse, Rome, NY Concern for the health and well-being of the planet has always been part of the biblical tradition. “Sacred Scripture calls believers to care for God’s creation and all of God’s children,” reports the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), an assembly of church leaders from across the country. “God calls us as His stewards to careRead More

The Trump Forecast: Can America Expect “Terrific”?

TweetAmerica is on edge about the perceived unpredictability of the new Trump administration, but there are already clear signs of what may happen not only in the first 100 days of the presidency, but on Day 1. Trump spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters to expect activity on inauguration Friday, during the weekend and early next week. The scope of what’s about to happen is vast, but here’s a brief rundown of what to expect and it may be terrific or not so terrific depending on your circumstances: Immigration & Deportations:Read More

WATCH: General Motors EVP Mark Reuss discusses Trump, Twitter & Electrification

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center for the 2017 Automotive News World Congress. In this video, watch for a discussion between General Motors Executive Vice President Mark Reuss and Automotive News Publisher & Editor Jason Stein. The two of them discussed various topics including President-elect Trump, twitter, bankruptcy and electrification of GM’s product offerings.    

Bill Ford talks Trump and autonomous cars at Automotive News World Congress

TweetDETROIT — Ford Motor Co. Executive Chairman Bill Ford discussed President-Elect Donald Trump and autonomous (self-driving) vehicles at the 2017 Automotive News World Congress. He spoke on Tuesday evening inside the Detroit Marriott inside the Renaissance Center. Back in September, Ford CEO Mark Fields said the automaker would move all small car production to a new facility that would be built in San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Then, Donald Trump fired back saying, “When that car comes back across the border into our country that now comes in free, we’re gonnaRead More

“Implications of Election 2016: How We Got Here & Where We’re Headed” discussed at U-M Ann Arbor

Bernie Sanders’ Statement on Carrier and Outsourcing Jobs

TweetIn response to Donald Trump’s Tweet: “I am working hard, even on Thanksgiving, trying to get Carrier A.C. Company to stay in the U.S. (Indiana). MAKING PROGRESS – Will know soon!” BURLINGTON, Vt. – U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) issued the following statement Saturday: “During the campaign, Donald Trump made a 100 percent commitment to prevent United Technologies from shipping 2,100 jobs from Indiana to Mexico. All of us need to hold Mr. Trump accountable to make sure that he keeps this promise. “Let’s be clear: it is not goodRead More

Gary Bauer says the Trump-Pence Win represents “an American Revolution 2.0”

Tweet WASHINGTON — Former presidential candidate Gary Bauer called Donald Trump and Mike Pence’s historic win “an American Revolution 2.0 as frustrated voters across the country, struggling under the heavy load of taxes, debt and disastrous polices said ‘No More,’ and elected a President and Vice President committed to making America great for all its citizens, rather than those who profit from government and American decline.” The chairman of the Campaign for Working Families made the following statement: “This election is the first step toward freeing Americans from the tyranny ofRead More

LIVE: Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 General Election Results from Metro Detroit has compiled election results from across Michigan and metro Detroit. Here are the results from the Tuesday, Nov. 8th General Election. Note: 96% of precincts are done reporting. This page will be updated throughout the day. U.S. President (Michigan statewide results) Donald Trump (Rep): 2,274,659 votes (47.6%) *Winner Hillary Clinton (Dem): 2,260,642 (47.3%) Gary Johnson (Lib): 172,737 votes (3.6%) Jill Stein (Grn): 51,401 votes (1.1%) U.S. House, 5th district (2-year term) Al Hardwick (Rep.): 111,908 votes (35%) Daniel Kildee (Dem.): 195,076 votes (61%) *Winner Steve Sluka (Lib.): 6,999 votesRead More

Clinton and Trump make a final push for Michigan’s 16 electoral votes

TweetLIVONIA, Mich. — With less than one day until the election, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump aren’t giving up on Michigan. The traditionally blue–or Democratic state–could turn red for the Republicans for the first time since 1988. The Great Lakes state has 16 electoral votes up for grabs on Tuesday. On Sunday, Clinton brought in actors Tony Goldwyn and Katie Lowes from the ABC drama “Scandal.” The two Hollywood stars made several stops across southeast Michigan to campaign for Hillary. They began in Royal Oak, continued to Wayne State University,Read More

WATCH: Donald Trump holds rally at Freedom Hill in Sterling Heights

TweetGOP presidential nominee Donald Trump delivered a speech at the Freedom Hill Amphitheatre on Sunday evening in Sterling Heights. It was one of five states he visited just two days before the election. If Trump can win Michigan, it would give him a path to victory. “I’ve been fighting for the car industry for years,” he said during the speech. “I want to share a special message for my many friends in the unions across this state. The unions love me and the non-unions love me too. We’re going toRead More