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Secretary Of State Initiates “Safe Elections” Plan

Plans to improve the Michigan voting process are in the works.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil, File)

Improvements Underway At Secretary Of State

An improved Michigan Secretary of State is in the works. In addition to a new elections crime unit and better customer service, another critical issue being addressed is organ donation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2011

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

SOS Makes Move To Lessen Long Lines

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson says motorists will now be able to renew their tabs online all the way up to, and on the day of, their birthday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2011

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More People Registering For Organ Donation In Michigan

Organ donation registrations are up in Michigan, with a 25% increase in June compared to a year earlier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2011

Kwame Kilpatrick.

Secretary Of State Seeks Almost $1 Million From Imprisoned Ex-Mayor

Michigan’s secretary of state is seeking $976,000 dollars from imprisoned ex-Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick for using re-election campaign funds to pay legal fees associated with a criminal case that saw him jailed in 2008.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/13/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil, File)

SOS Initializes Business Roundtable To Improve Services

Have a suggestion for ways to improve the Secretary of State’s office? A new business roundtable announced this morning at the Mackinac Policy Conference may want to hear from you.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2011

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Sec. Of State Introduces License Plate To Benefit Organ Donations

The proposed plate, which would require legislative approval, was on display Monday while Johnson was at Hurley Medical Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2011

SOS Race Winner Ruth Johnson Names Transition Team

Incoming Michigan Secretary of State Ruth Johnson has named her transition team. Members include former Speaker of the House Rick Johnson and former deputy state budget director Patrick Anderson.

11/12/2010

Republican Ruth Johnson Wins Secretary Of State Seat

Oakland County Clerk Ruth Johnson has kept Michigan’s secretary of state office in Republican hands, handily defeating Democratic candidate Jocelyn Benson. Johnson received 52 percent of the vote to Benson’s 44 percent with 67 percent […]

11/03/2010

Johnson, Benson Look To Boost Vote In SOS Race

Oakland County Clerk Ruth Johnson and Wayne State University associate law professor Jocelyn Benson both are making a get-out-the-vote push as the race for Michigan secretary of state draws to a close.

11/01/2010

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