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Two more ex-lawmakers join suit to dump term limits

A lawsuit challenging voter-approved term limit laws in Michigan gained two more plaintiffs on Wednesday.  Former state Sen. Mike Kowall (R-White Lake Twp.) and former...

Benson: 30-min. guarantee for Secretary of State branches is fulfilled — as...

As the new head of a department infamously plagued with customer service challenges, Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson says she has followed through on...

Michigan Dems vote for landmark U.S. House prescription pricing bill

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House passed a landmark health care measure Thursday that proponents say would dramatically reduce the rising cost of prescription drugs...

Whitmer makes pick to Wayne State board, as Trent joins her...

Kim Trent has left the Wayne State University board to join the administration of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.  Trent will join the leadership team of the...

Dem to DeVos in hearing: You’re the ‘most unpopular person in...

WASHINGTON — A Florida Democratic congresswoman on Thursday told Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, “You are the most unpopular person in our government.”  U.S. Rep. Frederica...

Data center tax break bill dead — for this year

Legislation to expand tax breaks for the Switch data center in Kent County passed out of the state House on Wednesday on a razor-thin...

Company to pay $70M to settle Kent County PFAS suit

Wolverine Worldwide will pay $69.5 million to settle a lawsuit over the company contaminating drinking water in Kent County, according to a press release...

House Dems want to ensure the Legislature stays out of citizen-led...

As petitions for two anti-abortion ballot initiatives are circulating throughout Michigan, several House Democrats are working to take the Legislature out of the citizen-led...

Slotkin pushes back on DeVos’ Title IX changes with legislation

U.S. Rep. Elissa Slotkin (D-Holly) proposed legislation this week to protect sexual assault survivors and stop U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ proposed Title IX...

Here’s what you missed on impeachment last night

WASHINGTON — The chair of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee kicked off a vote on impeachment articles Wednesday night with a plea to his...

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