Bridge Staff


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.

Allen fouls congressional opponent about car fees

July 26, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Congressional candidate Jason Allen zings primary foe Tom Casperson on his less-than-conservative record. But goes afoul over car fees and anti-veteran charge

Bridge database: How your school district gains (or doesn't) under funding proposal

July 12, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Some school districts would receive tens of millions in additional funding, while many others are already overfunded

10 counties with lowest jobless rate

June 23, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Slideshow photo gallery of the 10 Michigan counties with the lowest jobless rate as of April 201

10 counties with biggest increase in jobs

June 23, 2016 | Bridge Staff

Slideshow photo gallery of the 10 Michigan counties with the biggest increase in jobs from 2012-201