State Representative Jeff Irwin

Michigan's gay marriage ban ignores kids' rights

This is a story about a baby born to a drug-addicted prostitute in Detroit’s Hutzel Hospital on November 9, 2009. He was premature at 25 weeks. Upon birth, he weighed one pound, nine ounces and tested positive for marijuana, cocaine, opiates and methadone. His birth mother abandoned him immediately after delivery. The baby remained in … Continue Reading →

Who's the right emergency manager for Detroit?

Running the City of Detroit is not an appointed position. The job is not given by a board after search committee reports and interviews. There are no record and achievement presentations that qualify a person to be CEO of Detroit. The person that wants the job must simply jump into the race by meeting the … Continue Reading →