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Michigan's Homophobic Mayor Returns

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 08.14.2013 | Gay Voices

Guess who's back? Not just Eminem, but Michigan's own Janice Daniels. The former mayor isn't letting a highly publicized recall, criticism of her p...

Troy Councilman Wades Into Battle Over Mayoral Election

Detroit Free Press | Bill Laitner | Posted 12.03.2012 | Detroit

A Troy city councilman said he hopes to end the city's court fight with the State of Michigan by sponsoring a resolution that supports the state's dem...

AG To Troy: Call Special Election Or Get Sued

Troy Patch | Posted 11.30.2012 | Detroit

The chief legal counsel for Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette has told Troy: Either order a special election on Feb. 26, 2013, or face litigatio...

Troy's New High Speed Rail Transit Center Is On Track

Detroit Unspun | Posted 11.27.2012 | Detroit

High-speed rail came a step closer to properly connecting Metro Detroit and Chicago today, as well as a did regional mass transit, with the groundbrea...

Troy Has A New Mayor -- For Now

Troy Patch | Posted 01.09.2013 | Detroit

In Troy, where embattled Mayor Janice Daniels was recalled Tuesday by Troy residents, Mayor Pro Tem Maureen McGinnis, 34, is set to be sworn in as Act...

Controversial Mayor Recalled

Posted 11.07.2012 | Detroit

Janice Daniels, the elected mayor of Troy, Mich., made national headlines for statements that many deemed homophobic, and for a combative attitude tha...

Grassroots Group Ramps Up Recall Campaign Of Homophobic Mayor

Posted 11.02.2012 | Detroit

When residents of a Detroit suburb go to the polls this Tuesday, they'll cast votes on an local matter that some would say is as crucial as the statew...

'There's Going To Be National Headlines All Over The Country -- Tea Party Goes Down'

Posted 10.27.2012 | Detroit

Troy, Mich. Mayor Janice Daniels could be recalled next month -- an unusual political possibility for a part-time official in this upscale Metro Detro...

WATCH: Mayor Gets Into Argument With Citizen While Giving Her Award

Posted 10.23.2012 | Detroit

Where Troy Mayor Janice Daniels goes, controversy always seems to follow. And even an action as innocent as presenting an award at a City Council m...

Copycats? Recall Janice Daniels Group Sees Red Over No Troy Recall Signs

Troy Patch | Posted 09.28.2012 | Detroit

In March, political action committee Recall Janice Daniels printed its new logo for the first time, attaching it as a bumper sticker to clipboards tha...

Troy Orders Recall Election For Janice Daniels

Troy Patch | Jen Anesi | Posted 07.17.2012 | Detroit

The Oakland County Elections Division completed its final review of a last-minute signature challenge submitted by Troy Mayor Janice Daniels late Mond...

Michigan Mayor Says 'Homosexual Lifestyle' Is Dangerous, Akin To Cigarette Smoking

Posted 06.13.2012 | Gay Voices

An ultra-conservative Michigan mayor is facing the threat of recall after coming under fire for a series of bizarre proclamations about the lesbian, g...

Mayor's Homophobic Comments Inspire Anti-Bullying Film

Troy Patch | Posted 05.11.2012 | Detroit

By Jen Anesi Bullying. It's a hot topic, it's seemingly everywhere, and it's the focus of award-winning Birmingham filmmaker and lesbian mom Amy...

Janice Daniels Needs To Step Down As Mayor Of Troy, Mich.

Joe Kort, Ph.D. | Posted 05.22.2012 | Gay Voices
Joe Kort, Ph.D.

In December 2011 Troy, Mich. mayor Janice Daniels was held accountable for a homophobic statement she made on Facebook. She said, "I think I am going to throw away my I love New York carrying bag now that queers can get married there."

Michigan Mayor Makes Homophobic Comments Again

Posted 01.10.2012 | Gay Voices

A Michigan mayor's proclamations about same-sex marriage and the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community are continuing to cause contr...

Troy Mayor Makes Homophobic Comments Again

Troy Patch | Posted 01.10.2012 | Detroit

Troy Mayor Janice Daniels again met with members of the Troy High School Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) Monday afternoon in an effort to reach an underst...

WATCH: Moms Confront Homophobic Mayor

Patch/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.13.2011 | Detroit

A concerned parent spoke to embattled Troy Mayor Janice Daniels at a recent City Council meeting. Her message: "Choose love over everything." Danie...