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A group seeking to 'end rigged districts' in Michigan slams state agency for a lengthy petition review process...
Public employee retirement benefits will be next on the agenda for Michigan Legislature after summer break...
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Newly retired Michigan Supreme Court Justice Bob Young Jr. is running for U.S. Senate, launching a campaign website...
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A new analysis finding Michigan is one of the nation's most gerrymandered states fuels court and ballot box challenges...
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Michigan's Republican-led Senate on Thursday approved a controversial overhaul of the state's teacher retirement system...
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The fine comes after an internal investigation found multiple irregularities in Democratic Party's political fundraising bingo games.
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Most gun owners would be able to carry concealed weapons without a permit or training under a bill that passed the state House of Representatives...
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Republicans say shifting new hires into retirement saving plans benefits young educators; others say pensions are better...
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Michigan lawmakers are urging the federal government to OK up to $1 billion to build a Poe-sized lock at the Soo complex...
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Detroit's jobless rate hit 8.4% in April, prompting the mayor to say, "There's no doubt that jobs are moving back"
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Tea party Republican and state Sen. Patrick Colbeck has formed a candidate committee to run for governor in 2018...
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Democrat Gretchen Whitmer has raised more than $1 million, her campaign announced Wednesday.
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Proposal would limit Michigan lawmakers to meeting for 90 session days and having their pay cut in half...
With nearly a year before the filing deadline and 15 months before the August 2018 primary election, 63 have filed to run for state House...
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Michigan restaurants could allow dogs on patios under a bill approved by the state Senate.
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Epstein works in family business, Southfield-based Vesco Oil and was a co-chairwoman of Donald Trump's presidential campaign in Michigan...
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Michigan's top elected officials and Supreme Court justices deserve pay hikes, according to a state board recommendation...
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Republican leaders in the Michigan House and Senate cite Snyder's reluctance to embrace a 401(k)-style retirement plan...
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A coalition seeking to legalize marijuana in Michigan can circulate petitions as a mystery opposition group emerges...
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The Michigan State Police and U.S. Department of Homeland Security asked for the closure as a way to reduce risk of terror attacks...
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