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House OKs Road Money, Accounts For Medicaid Delay

A divided Michigan House approved a mid-year spending bill Tuesday with more money for road maintenance because of the severe winter and to account for a delay in the expansion of Medicaid.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2014

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Group Pushes For Part-Time Michigan Legislature

Should the Michigan legislature be cut to part-time? Click to weigh in.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2014

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Mich. Legislature Returns After Monthlong Break

The Senate’s first action is expected to be approving a resolution commemorating the 25th anniversary of the North American International Auto Show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/08/2014

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Renovation Of House, Senate Chambers Wrapping Up

The $370,000 renovations providing modern upgrades while staying true to the Capitol’s Victorian past.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/21/2013

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Snyder Signs Law Letting K-12 Districts Be Closed

Gov. Rick Snyder signed a law earlier this week laying the groundwork for two deficit-ridden Michigan school districts to be closed before the fall and for their students to be sent to schools nearby.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2013

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Plan Would Change Rules About Dogs At Restaurants

A state law banning most animals from restaurants could change under legislation in the Michigan House.

06/17/2013

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House OKs $1 Fee On Utility Bills To Help Poor

Michigan utilities could add up to a $1 surcharge to electric bills to provide heating assistance to the poor under legislation that has passed the state House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

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Michigan House Approves Medicaid Expansion

The Republican-led Michigan House voted late Thursday to make hundreds of thousands more low-income adults eligible for Medicaid, sending the legislation across the Capitol to a chamber where its prospects are less certain.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

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Michigan House Panel Approves Medicaid Expansion

Hundreds of thousands of more low-income adults in Michigan would become eligible for government-funded health insurance under legislation backed Wednesday by a divided House committee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013

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Bill Would Let Michigan Install Red-Light Cameras

Michigan’s local governments would have the option to put cameras at intersections to spot drivers running red lights under proposed legislation in the state House.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/24/2013

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