Some Michigan police agencies were recipients of that equipment, which included armored vehicles, high-caliber firearms, and camouflage uniforms.
An estimated 40 percent of the state’s budget comes from the federal government.
A new survey of Michigan’s local government officials shows that trust in state and local government is strongly partisan.
Dearborn-based Fidelity Bank is closing, and will re-open Saturday as Huntington Bank.
The Comeback America Initiative has developed a “Fiscal IQ Quiz” which anyone can take to test their understanding of the federal government’s serious financial condition and bleak fiscal outlook.
The public sector is learning to communicate with citizens in ways that are not usually associated with government services, according to an analysis of the state of social media in the federal government released Tuesday by Ann Arbor-based ForeSee.
U.S. Sens. Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow, both D-Mich., announced more than $1.4 million in federal grants for nine fire departments in Michigan.
WWJ Newsradio’s John McElroy reports on the Federal Government’s issue with General Motors soon to be new public stock.