Michigan Matters: Snyder Sets Date With Budget Deficit

Governor Rick Snyder spoke on Michigan Matters about his game plan to address the state’s $2 billion dollar budget deficit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2011

Hamtramck Facing Money Troubles, Holds Town Hall

Is bankruptcy still an option for the city of Hamtramck? That’s one of the questions being tackled Thursday night during a town hall meeting. City leaders want input from residents on Hamtramck’s growing financial dilemma. […]


New Budget Talks Planned In Lansing

Michigan budget experts plan to meet January 14 for a revenue estimating conference that will help drive budget decisions for Republican Governor-elect Rick Snyder and the new state Legislature.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2010

Final Vote Expected, Pontiac Police Cuts

Just one more vote to go, before the city of Pontiac hands over control of its police force to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Department. The idea has drawn some community opposition —  and it may […]


2 Detroit Sites Considered For Justice Complex

Cash-strapped Wayne County is considering two sites near Greektown for a $700 million justice complex that would merge jails and courts under one roof.


West Bloomfield Teachers Picket

Hundreds of West Bloomfield teachers have taken their contract stalemate to the picket line, protesting pay cuts proposed by the district aimed at erasing a $1.7 million budget deficit.


Study: ADHD Is Genetic

Children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are twice as likely to have missing or extra chromosomes than other children – the first evidence that the disorder is genetic, a new study says.


Gov Budget Plan Includes Tax Amnesty, Cuts

Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm’s plan to eliminate a budget deficit includes a tax amnesty plan, expanded liquor sales hours, department spending cuts and some surplus money intended for schools.


State Budget Battle

In an effort to cut the state’s huge budget deficit, Governor Granholm plans to lay out a revised spending plan for lawmakers today.


Governor To Outline Budget Plan

Gov. Jennifer Granholm plans to lay out a revised spending plan for lawmakers Wednesday.