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Ruth Johnson (WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Secretary Of State Paid $1,325 In Campaign Fines

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson, whose job includes enforcing Michigan’s campaign finance laws, paid $1,325 in fines last year for failing to file her campaign’s own information in a timely manner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2012

Ruth Johnson (WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Michiganders Take Advantage Of Secretary Of State Website

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson used the Auto Show stage to announce that about a half million people have now renewed their tabs, and used other services at

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2012

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Hey Santa, Want A Michigan Plate For That Sleigh?

Although not required by law to have a license plate on his sleigh, Santa Claus has one waiting for him at the Michigan Secretary of State’s Office, should he choose to accept it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2011

(WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil, File)

Michigan `Snowbirds’ Can Renew Vehicle Tabs Early

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson today reminded residents heading south for the winter to renew their driver’s licenses and plates before leaving Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2011

Secretary Of State Initiates “Safe Elections” Plan

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

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2011


Mich. Voters Must Register By Tuesday

Secretary of State Ruth Johnson reminds residents that they have until Tuesday, October 11, to register in order to vote in the Nov. 8 general election.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2011

(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

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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

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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