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House Passes Police Reform Bill Named After George Floyd

In a Thursday night vote, the U.S. House approved a sweeping police reform bill named after the man whose death sparked the widespread call for change. The Democratic-sponsored George Floyd Justice in Policing Act seeks to “ensure that his death and the death of so many others is not in vain,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi… Read more »

Aretha Franklin

Governor OKs Aretha Franklin Highway

Governor OKs Aretha Franklin Highway The Governor of Michigan has approved legislation to give the late Aretha Franklin a highway designation. A portion of M-10 in Detroit will be deemed “Aretha L. Franklin Memorial Highway,” and after signing the bill Governor Gretchen Whitmer said, “Franklin’s creativity and voice contributed to our musical and cultural history… Read more »