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Michigan Marijuana Legalization Drive Poised To Clear Step

If lawmakers rejected the bill or took no action, it would receive a statewide vote in November 2016.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2015

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Group Initiates Bill To Repeal Michigan Prevailing Wage Law

“It’s time to eliminate this outdated law that unfairly increases the cost of taxpayer-funded construction projects across the state.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2015

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Michigan Senate OKs E-Cigarette Ban For Minors After Veto

Michigan lawmakers are again moving to ban minors from using e-cigarettes despite Gov. Rick Snyder’s continued opposition.

05/20/2015

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Michigan Senate Again Looks To Ban E-Cigarettes For Minors

Michigan is among just seven states where minors can legally buy e-vapor products.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2015

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Bill Considered In Michigan House Would Help Protect Pets From Domestic Abusers

Michigan House Bill 4478 would allow the person applying for a Personal Protection Order to include his or her pets.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2015

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Senate Votes To Repeal Michigan Prevailing Wage Law

The 50-year-old state law requires better pay and benefits for construction workers on state-financed building projects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2015

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Michigan Senate Panel Votes To Repeal Prevailing Wage Law

Gov. Rick Snyder opposes the legislation in part because he has been promoting the trades as a career choice.

05/13/2015

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Snyder Signs Bills To Loosen Airsoft Gun Restrictions

Gov. Rick Snyder has signed laws relaxing Michigan’s restrictions on BB, pellet and paintball guns.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2015

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Michigan Lawmakers Vote To Allow Eviction Notices By Email

Critics say people change their email addresses or might not see an eviction notice if it ends up in their junk folder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2015

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Michigan Lawmakers Move To Loosen BB, Air Gun Restrictions

The bills are backed by the National Rifle Association.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2015

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