Community health services got a boost as Sen. Debbie Stabenow’s “Excellence in Mental Health Act” — was finally passed by the Senate – was signed into law by President Barack Obama.
“Detroit’s already helped lead the American comeback in manufacturing,” the President said.
Senator Debbie Stabenow says the bill is good for farmers, and good for Michigan.
The New Jobs Act would build on efforts in Michigan that are helping community colleges work with local businesses to provide training.
The Flint man told police hethreatened to kill the lawmakers if they didn’t “do something” about the Michigan Corrections Department, which he blames for health problems.
The announcement from Michigan Democratic Senator Carl Levin that he will not seek re-election in 2014 has sparked reaction from several leaders around the state.
Michigan’s Democratic congressional delegation wants to replace the long-time chairman of the state Democratic Party.
The Warren Fire Department is getting a nearly $2.8 million grant to help hire more firefighters.
Michigan is expected to get two new advanced battery research facilities as part of a five-year, up to $120 million partnership involving the U.S. Department of Energy.
Both the Associated Press and CBS News projected voters have re-elected Democratic U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow.