Today the In the USA, a state lawmaker discusses proposed police reform measures in the Michigan Senate. Also take a look at what is driving the housing market – and making it difficult for buyers to navigate right now. In addition, two high school students discuss the conclusion of the pandemic school year.
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Michigan Senate examines bipartisan police reforms
- State Senator Adam hollier is a Democrat who represents parts of Detroit and Grosse Pointes in the Michigan Legislature.
“This last year has been very fuzzy”: high school students reflect on a pandemic school year
- Jeanne is a junior in a public high school in Kalamazoo.
- Nawaff is a senior in a public high school in Dearborn.
- To protect the privacy of Jane and Nawaff as minors, In the USA includes only their first names.
“Do it for Detroit:” Cass Tech’s Women’s Lacrosse Team Ends First Season Amidst a Pandemic
- Summer aldred is the head coach of the Cass Technical High School women’s varsity lacrosse team.
- Deja Crenshaw is a senior at Cass Tech and co-captain of the varsity women’s lacrosse team.
- Zahria Liggans is a senior at Cass Tech and the team’s co-captain and goalie.
The housing market sizzles for sellers, but homes are even more out of reach for many Michiganders
- Marc Normand researches affordable housing and community development, and is an associate professor at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan. He is also a member of the US Federal Reserve Community Advisory Board.