Bridge Staff


Marrocco earns foul for scare tactics on Koch brothers

October 11, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Macomb Public Works Commissioner Anthony Marrocco makes hay of Candice Miller’s ties to the Koch brothers and their history of climate-change denial. Then he goes too far.

Don't miss Truth Squad LIVE

October 4, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Join Bridge and the Center for Michigan on Tuesday, October 11 from 5-7 pm in Rochester for this special event

Johnson fairly attacks Bergman’s residency and fish tale, but fouls on asset claim

September 27, 2016 | Bridge Staff

This Truth Squad inquiry begins with a one-page fact sheet, and ends with two men and their fish.

Foul on GOP for innuendo on Johnson’s home

September 27, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Does Lon Johnson live in Kalkaska County? Or a penthouse apartment in Detroit? A national Republican group implies the latter, but can’t back it up.

Walberg fouls with attack on Driskell over his trade record

September 22, 2016 | Bridge Staff

In calling his opponent a liar, the incumbent fails to take ownership of his voting record on trade deals

No foul on Driskell for attacking Walberg’s trade votes

September 22, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Whether free-trade agreements have cost Michigan jobs is a matter of debate, but Walberg’s record of supporting them is accurately represented.

Join us for Community Conversation and Truth Squad Live event on public trust in state government

September 20, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Join Bridge and the Center for Michigan on Tuesday, September 27 from 6-8 pm to discuss public trust in state governmen

DATABASE: How 'school choice' has changed Michigan districts

September 13, 2016 | Bridge Staff

See how school choice has changed racial demographics in some districts across the region

MAP: College dropout rates by county

September 8, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Michigan has the highest college dropout rates in the Midwest. See rates in your county

Map: Addiction's deadly trail

August 18, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Michigan has not been left out of the opioid epidemic that has engulfed the nation in recent years

Map: Michigan counties share growing HIV risk

August 18, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Eleven counties in rural northern Michigan are vulnerable to an HIV outbreak, according to the CD

Flagrant foul for campaign photo touting guns

August 1, 2016 | Bridge Staff

A mysterious nonprofit blankets Detroit with a flyer showing Senate candidate Ian Conyers and pals posing menacingly with rifles. Or are they?

The email trail of the latest workers charged in the Flint water crisis

July 29, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Bridge Magazine culled its comprehensive timeline of the Flint lead-poisoning scandal for emails relating to the six state health and environmental workers charged Friday with criminal conduct

Casperson overstates role in blocking EPA rule

July 26, 2016 | Bridge Staff

State Sen. Tom Casperson says in a congressional campaign that he stopped an EPA rule on wood stoves. He did not.