The state will lose $18 million each day the shutdown continues, Budget Director John Nixon said. “This is just ridiculous.”
1. Due to government shutdown, Doug will review the next congressional election mock draft.
Selfridge Air National Guard Base says about 650 workers were sent home on furlough.
The government shutdown is affecting thousands of school kids who were hoping for a real-life trip through history at the River Raisin National Battlefield Park in Monroe.
For the first time in nearly two decades, the federal government staggered into a partial shutdown early Tuesday morning.
Federal workers in Michigan will still have to report to work Tuesday even though the government is shutting down.
An estimated 40 percent of the state’s budget comes from the federal government.
By midnight tonight, the federal government may be out of business — at least temporarily. If that happens, what would it mean for local governments?
Are you frustrated by all the talk about a possible government shutdown? WWJ Newsradio 950 caught up with some people who said, yes, they’re fed up with all the posturing.
Whether the sign’s continued presence more than 12 hours after the 11th hour compromise plan was reached is an indication that not everyone is confident U.S. lawmakers have truly reached an agreement or simply an oversight — is anyone’s guess.