Lawmakers in Lansing have introduced a plan to bring the death penalty back in Michigan.
The figures are higher than those from a survey conducted in September 2013 — rising from 47 percent to 50 percent. Four percent of the 600 people surveyed were undecided.
“The May 5 ballot proposal on roads is going to be the lens through which everything gets done in the first six months.”
New legislation would make Michigan the largest state to move away from a winner-take-all system to one that allocates electoral votes proportionally.
A new reports says Gov. Rick Snyder’s successful re-election campaign spent more than double what Democratic challenger Mark Schauer’s campaign shelled out.
Dale Hopfinger ran into a problem while trying to vote in Michigan: He was told he was dead.
Democrats’ plan to spoil Gov. Rick Snyder’s re-election was clear from the beginning: coax a lot more of their sporadic voters to cast ballots this time around. It didn’t work.
Jill Fritz from the Humane Society said that a third law passed over the summer would permit a hunt next year, but the group is suing claiming it’s unconstitutional.
However, the Legislature passed yet another pro-hunting bill this summer that will remain in effect.
The seat is being vacated by Democrat Gary Peters, who ran for U.S. Senate.