A new report shows in Michigan the 150 largest Political Action Committees spent 48 million dollars on campaigns during the 2015-2016 election cycle.
This year in Michigan the Presidential Primary process was highly competitive on either side of the aisle. More money was spent on TV ads than any previous year.
For some, the spending paid off, for others it was a wasted effort.
Dominic Trimboli spoke with Craig Mauger, a political analyst from the Michigan Campaign Finance Network. Here’s a shortened version of their conversation.
The public would not be able to obtain certain information about pipelines and other infrastructure under legislation in the state House.
Supporters of House Bill 4540 say it’s an attempt to protect critical infrastructure from being attacked. Continue reading