County Executive: Consent Agreement Best Option For County's Financial WoesGov. Snyder has already made the decision that there is a financial emergency within the county.
Poll: Michigan Voters Overwhelmingly Want Lawmakers To Give Up Summer Vacation, Focus On Roads"At this rate, nobody knows what's going to happen," Skubick said.
Snyder Talks Michigan Agriculture As President Signs Farm Bill At MSUSpeaking before a packed business luncheon in Detroit, Governor Snyder was also talking about agriculture -- calling it a potential "rock star" industry for Michigan.
Protesters Arrive Early In Advance Of Governor's TestimonyProtesters started arriving in the pre-dawn hours ahead of Governor Snyder's testimony on Monday in the federal trial to determine if Detroit is eligible for bankruptcy.
Detroit City Council Looks To Appeal EFM Decision; Mayor Bing Says It's Too LateThe Detroit City Council has voted to appeal Governor Snyder's determination that the city does not have a viable plan to fix its finances, while Mayor Dave Bing says he doesn't want to be party to any delay in the governor's decision.
Will Detroit Get A Light Rail System?Governor Snyder and Detroit Mayor Dave Bing are set to meet with federal transportation leaders on a possible light-rail system in Detroit.
Poll: Support Increasing For Government-Owned Bridge To WindsorThe EPIC-MRA survey found that 60 percent now support the Detroit River International Crossing proposal.
Plans For Light Rail System Reportedly Being ScrappedWord is expected to come on Wednesday that plans for a light rail system along Woodward are being scrapped in favor of a rapid-transit bus system.
Snyder Pushes Med Claims Tax Before Summer BreakOn the last full day of work before a summer break, Governor Rick Synder is pushing the legislature to finalize a new medical claims tax.
Snyder Looking To Boost Michigan's RatingGov. Rick Snyder thinks a lower unemployment rate, rosier economic outlook and tight restraints in the new budget passed Thursday might be reason enough for the three ratings agencies to reassess.
Focus On Cuts To Education IntensifiesThose opposed to cutting education funding continue to try to gather support.
Education Could See Portion Of Budget SurplusWhile Governor Snyder's initial budget included a proposed cut to school districts of approximately $300-per pupil, it looks like some relief could be coming soon.