The number of county road commissions could be downsized — with some saying it will save the state money.
The superintendent of the Kansas City schools is the first chancellor of the Michigan Education Achievement Authority, which Governor Snyder recently created to help under-achieving schools.
The state lost its top AAA bond rating from Standard and Poor’s back in 2003, and years of bad economic news limited its ability to improve its ranking with any of the three major agencies that rate state debt.
A controversial proposal in Lansing to cut funding for colleges that give benefits to same-sex partners.
The budget for the city of Detroit takes center stage this week as Mayor Dave Bing will be meeting with the city’s 48 unions to attempt to get concessions out of them.
Snyder’s speech to the graduates steered largely clear of politics even as he unveiled recommendations this week to overhaul Michigan’s school system.
Snyder moved between audiences that included honorees of the Green Leaders awards ceremony and the Federal Bar Association.
Governor Snyder says despite cries to the contrary, no taxpayer dollars will be used to build a new bridge to Canada.
Governor Rick Snyder has declared April as “Michigan Wine Month” to honor Michigan’s wide selection of quality wines and the wine industry’s significant contribution to the economy.
Jesse Jackson met with local union leaders Thursday planning strategy to fight what they say is an attack on the middle class.