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Poll: Should Guns Be Allowed In Schools?House Democrat Andy Schor is sponsoring a bill that would close a loophole in Michigan's gun law.
Fighting Times For Michigan’s Party Chairmen: Mark Brewer, Bobby SchostakYou can hear what Schostak also had to say about Brewer's effectiveness as chairman, and what Brewer had to say about Schostak. Watch Michigan Matters 11:30 a.m. Sunday on CBS 62.
Teachers Would Have To Pay To Keep Their PensionsMost teachers and other public school employees could see more than 10 percent of their paychecks go to retirement costs next school year.
Snyder Signs Bill Limiting Union Dues CollectionMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder signed a measure Friday banning public schools from automatically deducting union dues from the paychecks of teachers and other employees.
Election Board Expected To Certify Lawmaker's RecallA Michigan election board is scheduled to certify election results that will formally remove from office a Republican legislator who was recalled in a union-backed campaign.
MEA Wins: State Lawmaker Recalled For First Time In 18 YearsMichigan's largest teachers' union spearheaded an effort that appears to have successfully recalled a Republican state lawmaker from office.
Tim Kiska: The Battle For ... Grand BlancRecall elections involving state officials are relatively rare. But when they happen, it’s a barometer of voter discontent, and it’s a good idea to pay attention.
'Right-To-Teach' Bill Debuts In Michigan Senate Republicans who control the Michigan Senate have introduced a version of so-called "right to teach" legislation.
MEA Head Says GOP Angering Voters Besides TeachersRecall efforts against Republican lawmakers are under way because voters besides teachers are unhappy with upcoming taxes on pensions and business tax cuts, the new leader of Michigan's largest teachers union said Friday.
'Right To Teach' Laws Spark Backlash In Education CommunityMetro Detroit teachers are reacting harshly to Lansing's latest effort at education reform.
Senate Majority Leader Richardville Takes Aim At MEAMichigan teachers would no longer have to join unions under legislation state Senate Republicans plan to introduce in the coming weeks.
Tigers, Teachers' Union Launch Summer Reading ProgramLong summer days are a great excuse for a good read.