By Associated Press | 11/24/13 11:06 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — About three dozen health departments and other local agencies that usually receive state funding to monitor their beach waters for bacterial contamination won't get any money next year because the lion's share will go to one county. A budget bill approved by the...
By Joel Gehrke | 11/22/13 01:46 PM
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., will open an African American Engagement Office in Detroit, Mich., as part of a Republican effort to improve their efforts to reach out to the traditionally-Democratic voters. The office is the first-of-its-kind for the Republicans. "Every community in the United States...
By Rebecca Berg | 11/18/13 12:59 PM
The National Republican Senatorial Campaign Committee will host a fundraiser Wednesday for Rep. Bill Cassidy, R-La., who is challenging Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu in one of the most hotly contested races of the upcoming midterm elections.
By Washington Examiner staff reports | 11/15/13 06:51 AM
Senate Republicans are signaling that they believe they can pick up an open Senate seat in Michigan next year despite the state's traditional Democratic bent.
By Michael Barone | 11/12/13 05:58 PM
Looking over last week's referendum votes in the states, I believe I see a common thread in most -- not quite all, but most -- of the results. It's similar to what I describe in a Washington Examiner column last June, in which I saw libertarian trends on marijuana, gay rights and gun rights.
By Associated Press | 11/11/13 10:08 AM
CENTRAL LAKE, Mich. — This year's Michigan apple crop is expected to be 10 times as plentiful as last year's puny output.
By Sean Higgins | 11/09/13 12:43 PM
Michigan State Senate Majority Floor Leader Arlan Meekhof announced Nov. 7 creation of a new legislative committee to investigate allegations of union obstructionism against the state's new right-to-work law. The law prohibits requiring employees to join unions or pay dues to one as a...
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(www.mlive.com) The complaint alleges that a ballot proposal committee violated state campaign finance law in supporting a 2012 question.
11/07/13 12:41 PM
HOUGHTON, Mich. — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced the completion of the cleanup at a toxic waste site in Michigan's Upper Peninsula once listed as among the nation's greatest pollution threats.
By Corey Williams | 11/05/13 10:13 AM
DETROIT — A former write-in candidate once thought to have little chance of surviving Detroit's primary election is favored to become the city's new mayor, a job with limited power as the debt-ridden city moves toward the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history under a state overseer.
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