The Canary in the Coal Mine: Oakland County, Michigan

Politico, ‘As Long as the Party Embraces Trump, It’s Going to Have Trouble’: The Republican collapse in Michigan’s Oakland County, once a stronghold, was a long time coming. Is losing these suburbs a warning light for Trumpism?

This is the story of how Oakland County went blue—and what that tells us about the Republican Party’s continuing collapse in America’s suburbs.