Michigan Senate Passed Bill Requiring Defendants to Listen to Victim StatementsMichigan's Senate has passed a bill requiring defendants to listen to victim impact statements, diminishing the chances the man convicted of killing Rebekah Bletsch will be able to walk away from such statements during his next murder trial.
Gretchen Whitmer Turns in Signatures to Get on the Ballot for GovernorLANSING (AP) — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday filed 30,000 voter signatures to qualify for the ballot, pledging to make Michigan a state where young people stay and outsiders move to for opportunities.
Michigan Senate: Leave the Pit Bulls AloneNo bans on pit bulls allowed, Michigan's Senate says.
Co-Owner Of Vesco Oil, Lena Epstein, Announces Run For SenateRepublican businesswoman Lena Epstein announced Monday she will run for U.S. Senate in 2018.
Senate Majority Leader To Offer Bill Allowing Tesla To Sell Cars To ConsumersThe majority leader of the Connecticut Senate says he'll introduce legislation that would allow electric vehicle manufacturers, including Tesla Motors, to sell cars directly to consumers.
Michigan's Gary Peters Is Lone Democrat Out Of 13 New US SenatorsMichigan has its first new U.S. senator in 14 years.
'Michigan Matters' Exclusive: Peters Vs. Land - The Senate Candidates Sound OffRepublican U.S. Senate candidate Terri Lynn Land and Democratic challenger Cong. Gary Peters took to the "Michigan Matters" set and talked about issues impacting Michigan and what it will take to win on Nov. 4.
Senate Panel To Consider Detroit Bankruptcy BillsA 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.
Senators Accuse GM Of Covering Up Defective SwitchMembers of a Senate subcommittee accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths.
Republicans Costing Taxpayers $7 Million A Day Say Senate DemsMichigan is losing seven million dollars a day, according to Senate Democrats,
Whitmer: Delay In Medicaid Expansion Costly For State Of MichiganSenate Democratic Leader Gretchen Whitmer says for some, expanding Medicaid is a matter of life and death.
Local Rally Supports Immigration ReformOn the heels of the Senate's announcement of a bipartisan proposal for immigration reform, a rally on the issue is held in Dearborn.