Michigan lawmakers are considering legislation to provide state aid to help settle Detroit’s bankruptcy.
Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville introduced the bill about three weeks before the deadline for backers of the higher wage hike to file signatures.
Lawmakers introduced legislation late Thursday to use about $195 million from Michigan’s savings account to help bankrupt Detroit.
“Kevyn Orr is in the governor’s office right now, calling in individual lawmakers, trying to explain why they need to vote yes,”
State Senator Rick Jones has co-sponsored legislation making it illegal to post sexually graphic pictures of someone without their written permission.
Legislation unanimously approved Wednesday would redistribute revenue from taxes on cigarettes
Twenty-two sites have been closed for illegal gambling since 2010, and in recent days authorities found a poker hall where two of four dealers were felons.
The bill would increase the hourly minimum to $8.15 from $7.40, while the minimum for tipped employees would rise a dime.
Getting a drive-through meal could take on new meaning in Michigan if legislation is approved making it easier to take home road kill.
. “By damaging traffic signals, street lights and road signs, these criminals endanger Michiganders,” the governor said.