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Michigan Senate Says ‘Yes’ To American Made U.S. Flags

The bill specifically says local governments have to buy American-made US flags.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2014

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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

Michigan Senate Committee Approves Income Tax Cut

Taxpayers could save $371 million in the next budget year and $873 million the year the reduction is fully phased in.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2014

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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Divided Mich. Senate Votes To Expand Nurses’ Role

Michigan nurse practitioners and other nurses with advanced training could practice without oversight by physicians and prescribe drugs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2013

Senate OKs More Prison For Drive-By Shooters

Michigan lawmakers want to get tougher on suspected drive-by shooters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2013

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Senate Votes To Set Rules For Trampoline Courts

Michigan lawmakers on Wednesday moved to put in place rules for burgeoning indoor trampoline parks.

10/16/2013

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

Michigan Senate Leader Defends Medicaid Call

The leader of the Michigan Senate may press ahead in search of a Medicaid expansion plan to pass muster with fellow Republicans, but it’s clear he doesn’t appreciate how the governor called the Senate out for refusing to vote.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2013

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Mich. Senate OKs Budget For Schools, Universities

The Senate approved an education spending plan Wednesday that includes per-pupil funding increases for K-12 schools and early childhood education.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2013

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