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Unions Launch Petition Drive To Ban Right-to-work

A coalition led by the UAW is launching a petition drive this week to keep Michigan from following the lead of Indiana and becoming a “right-to-work” state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2012

Troy Mayor Janice Daniels (WWJ Photo/Beth Fisher, File)

Effort To Recall Troy Mayor Moves Ahead

One of two petitions aimed at recalling Troy Mayor Janice Daniels was approved by the Oakland County Elections Commissions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012


Emergency Manager Opponents Turn In Petition

A coalition seeking to overturn Michigan’s law giving more power to state-appointed emergency managers says it’s submitting more than 218,000 voter signatures in hopes of eventually overturning the law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/29/2012


Emergency Manager Petition Drive Almost Complete

WWJ Lansing Bureau Chief Tim Skubick reports that the group gathering petition signatures, is getting close to its self-appointed goal of 250,000.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/28/2012


Emergency Manager Petition Drive Nearly Complete

A coalition hoping to overturn Michigan’s law granting expanded powers to state-appointed emergency managers plans to turn in petition signatures to state officials on Feb 29.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2012

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Campaign To Legalize Marijuana Use In Michigan Kicks Off

A grass roots committee working toward ending marijuana prohibition in Michigan is kicking off a campaign to amend state law and legalize marijuana use for adults 21 and older.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/20/2012


Petition Language Approved For Ficano Recall Effort

Plymouth attorney Richard Convertino filed the recall petition with the Wayne County Election Office.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2011

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Gov. Snyder Not Bothered By Recall Efforts

Governor Synder said he’s trying to put Michigan back on the right track and he won’t be derailed by all the recent recall efforts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2011

Campaign Wants Seven New Casinos In Michigan

A campaign is trying to gather more than 300,000 petition signatures from people who would support building seven new casinos in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2011

Panel Approves Technical Merit of Petition

The Board of  State Canvassers has cleared the first hurdle for one dauntless petitioner. A retired state of Michigan employee is hoping to start a petition drive  to eliminate the state Senate, end term limits for legislators, […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2010



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