A committee in the Michigan Senate is poised to vote on legislation to provide $195 million in state money to help bankrupt Detroit’s retirees and city workers.
Members of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.
Michigan is losing seven million dollars a day, according to Senate Democrats,
Senate Democratic Leader Gretchen Whitmer says for some, expanding Medicaid is a matter of life and death.
On the heels of the Senate’s announcement of a bipartisan proposal for immigration reform, a rally on the issue is held in Dearborn.
She will remain the one woman in a leadership position in the room when important issues effecting women are negotiated over the next year and a strong reminder that Democrats stand with women and promote them to positions of power.
While Mitt Romney talks about binders full of women, Democrats have ballots full of women.
As the campaign draws to a close it has become very apparent that Obama will return to the White House and that Harry Reid will lead a Democratic Senate.
Barely a month before the election, Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow is keeping Republican opponent Pete Hoekstra at arm’s length while focusing on issues such as farming and manufacturing that appeal to voters across the Michigan political spectrum.
Romney is dragging his own campaign and every Republican down. Republican operatives and House and Senate candidates have conceded as much throughout the month of September.