Fed To Buy $600B In Bonds To Aid Economy

The Federal Reserve announced a bold plan Wednesday to try to invigorate the economy by buying $600 billion more in Treasury bonds. The Fed said it would buy about $75 billion a month in long-term […]


Snyder Tops Bernero In Fundraising

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder has raised $3.5 million in the past two months, hiking his total to $11.6 million, far outdistancing Democratic rival Virg Bernero.


Campaign Finance Reports Due Today

Voters are about to learn which candidates are in the best shape heading into the final week before the Nov. 2 election.


Report Shows State's Concern Over Detroit Finances

A state report paints a gloomy financial picture of Detroit as the city struggles to cut into a budget deficit while taking on more long-term debt. The nonpartisan Senate Fiscal Agency issued the report Tuesday. […]


Records Show Snyder Has Given Millions To Campaign

Republican gubernatorial candidate Rick Snyder vastly outspent his GOP rivals to win Aug. 3 GOP primary.


No Quick Decision In Campaign Cash Case

A judge is in no hurry to make a decision in a case that challenges some of Michigan’s limits on campaign donations.


Gov Candidates Unveil Finance Reports

Ann Arbor businessman Rick Snyder has continued giving millions to his campaign for Michigan governor, contributing the largest share of the $7.3 million he reported raising as of July 18.


Health Care Reform: Tackling The Tough Questions

The biggest problem with health care is being able to afford it. Will Health Care Reform mean savings in the long run for small businesses and their employees?  An audience of local business owners, CEOs and HR representatives heard […]