is an award-winning journalist and lifelong metro Detroit resident whose coverage has included local and state politics, crime, education, the environment and mental health.
A Grand Rapids resident Leah Bectel registered to vote the day she turned 18. She encourages others to get started early on democracy, too.
Steven Syers is revved up for democracy this year. Here's why.
As November looms, work is already underway to shore election procedures.