Miller was first elected to Congress in 2002, following an eight year stint as Michigan’s Secretary of State. She represents the 10th District, covering much of the Thumb. Continue reading
The numbers were compiled by the Michigan Campaign Finance Network, a non-partisan organization that tracks spending by lobbying firms. Continue reading
A proposed amendment to the state constitution would make it easier for some parents to send their children to private schools.
The amendment would allow tax credits for tuition expenses – for both private and public schools. It would leave in place a constitutional prohibition on vouchers – that is direct payments by the state to cover tuition costs. Continue reading
The study was conducted by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. It links at least 40 percent of plant species changes in the forests of northern Michigan and Wisconsin to White-Tailed Deer. Continue reading
Democratic Congressman Dan Kildee was in the House chamber during last night’s speech, and he joined us to speak about it. Continue reading
The films all have a common theme: the world’s lakes and oceans. Continue reading
The 114th U.S. Congress was sworn in today Tuesday. It includes five new members in Michigan’s congressional delegation, and a sixth who is switching jobs. Continue reading
It looks like flu season is here – just in time for the holidays. Healthcare officials across the state are reporting an uptick in influenza cases. Continue reading
One Michigan congressman is happy about the outcome, because of what he says was an unfair tax break in the final proposal. Continue reading
Republican State Sen. John Moolenaar will replace retiring GOP Congressman Dave Camp in the U.S. House, when the new congress convenes in January.
Voters across Michigan rejected two wolf hunting proposals Tuesday night. But despite the vote, wolf hunting is likely to continue in Michigan next year.
Residents of Mt. Pleasant and Saginaw voted to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana Tuesday night, while four other cities in central and northern Michigan rejected similar proposals.
Tuesday is Election Day in Michigan. Voters will select Michigan’s next Governor, Secretary of State, Attorney General, U.S. Senator, U.S. House members, and 147 members of the state legislature. Continue reading
The report from the organization ‘Common Cause’ evaluated 10 battleground states on how closely they’re following recommendations from a presidential commission on elections.
Pilot Todd Lloyd and passenger Christopher Neumann died in the crash on January 6, about one mile from the Boyne City Municipal Airport.
The freeway had been detoured for most of the summer, to allow for culvert replacements and bridge repairs over the Pine River. Northbound lanes were reopened last month.
Millions of dollars have been spent so far on advertising in Michigan’s Governor and U.S. Senate races, and according to some political observers, there’s no end in sight.
The report estimates it will cost low-income families, or those making less than $61,530 annually, about $176,550 to raise a child from birth to age 18.
The board approved a set of legislative recommendations regarding charter schools on Tuesday. One recommendation asks lawmakers to consider putting a so-called “smart cap” on charter school creation.
On Tuesday, voters across Michigan will decide whether to overhaul the state’s business tax system.
Proposal One asks voters to sign off on a plan that would eliminate the personal property tax, something many businesses pay on an annual basis.
Congressman Dan Kildee is hoping to get the federal government to help foot the bill for tearing down abandoned commercial properties in Michigan’s cities.
The Flint Democrat says abandoned commercial properties can be a drag on entire neighborhoods, hurting property values and affecting quality of life.
Michigan beaches close less frequently due to high bacteria levels in the water than beaches in neighboring Great Lakes states, according to a recent report.